Information we collect
NFA may collect anonymous information about users who visit our Site and aggregate this anonymous information for statistical analysis. For instance, we may use it to determine usage patterns so we know which parts of our Site are most popular. Examples of the type of anonymous information we collect and how we collect it are:
User Environment: information about your browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox), operating system (e.g., Windows, Apple OS), Internet service provider (e.g., Telikom, Digicel, Bmobile, Verizon), and similar information.
IP Addresses: a number assigned to your computer. Please note your IP address could be used by legal authorities to identify you.
How We Collect Your Information
How we use your information
NFA will use Your Information for the purpose for which you give it to us (e.g., to complete an online inquiry, membership, or program registration). We may use Your Information to send you occasional postal and/or electronic mailings about NFA and its programs that we think interest you. NFA may also use Your Information to send you occasional postal and/or electronic mailings about third parties whose information or services we think may be of interest to you. Should at anytime you wish to cease these communications, You may "opt out" of receiving information that NFA sends to you by unsubscribing to the mailing list, following instructions in the applicable information sent to you, or by contacting NFA at
How we share you information
NFA may share Your Information with third parties that perform services for NFA, such as conducting membership mailings or providing postal and electronic mailing platforms and services. NFA also reserves the right to disclose Your Information in circumstances that NFA deems necessary or appropriate, such as to respond to legal process or a request from a governmental agency, security reasons or similar situations.
Users may access the Site through third party accounts (e.g., Facebook or Google accounts). If you "like," for example, or post a comment on the Site while logged into Facebook or Google, this information will be shared with those social media sites in accordance with their respective privacy and terms and use policies. Please consult the applicable websites for details.
NFA engages certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including but not limited to web hosting and server configuration, performance monitoring and analysis, information portals, application design and development, and database storage and management. NFA may share Your Information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services to enable NFA to maintain the Site, and only pursuant to contractual obligations requiring such third parties to maintain the privacy and security of your data.
NFA strives to keep Your Information secure and safeguard it from unauthorized access by using industry-standard security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. NFA encrypts credit card numbers, provides firewalls to protect our servers, and implements virus/intrusion detection software. However, no transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, so you provide Your Information at your own risk.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Our Site may include links to other websites that may be of interest to you. Any links are provided only as a convenience and do not imply any endorsement of another site. NFA is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites, so be sure to read the privacy policies on other websites.
NO LIABILITY FOR ACTS OF THIRD PARTIES
Although NFA will use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of Your Information, transmissions made by means of the Internet cannot be made absolutely secure. NFA will have no liability for disclosure of Your Information due to errors in transmission or unauthorized acts of third parties.
NOTE TO USERS IN EUROPEAN UNION AND OTHER COUNTRIES WITH DATA PROTECTION LAWS
Data you enter on this Site, and other data connected with your account, will be transmitted to and processed in Papua New Guinea and relevant organizations that may be based in the wider Pacific region, who adhere to a jurisdiction whose laws do not offer data protections equivalent to those of your home country.
National Fisheries Authority, Papua New Guinea welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that National Fisheries Authority, Papua New Guinea has not adhered to this Statement, please contact National Fisheries Authority, Papua New Guinea at We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.