The South Perth Library Service will only collect the personal information it requires in order to carry out its statutory and legal responsibilities and to deliver its services. We have implemented procedures to ensure that your personal information will be protected and kept only as long as it is absolutely required by the Library Service or the law.


The City operates secure data networks protected by industry standard firewall and password protection systems. Our security and privacy procedures are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorised individuals have access to the information provided by our customers.


The website contains links to other sites. The Library takes no responsibility for the content or privacy practices of these sites.
There are instances where we collect statistics using software techniques such as web server log file analysis, clickstream data, cookies and web beacons. Such statistics may qualify as personal information under the Australian Privacy Act 1988. However, these statistics are not used to identify individual users of this website.

This website at times uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. Authorised staff use reports provided by Google Analytics solely for the purposes of analysing and reporting on the effectiveness of the website to improve its usefulness and service. Staff who operate the website, or have access to any user information related to it, are subject to the Australian Privacy Act 1988.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. You can change your web browser settings to disable cookies. Please see your browser's "help" facility for instructions on disabling cookies. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
If you send an e-mail to the Library, it will only be recorded to fulfil the purpose for which it is sent. Your details will not be added to a mailing list without your permission.


The information contained in this website is the property of the City of South Perth Library Service. Other than as permitted under the Copyright Act, no part of this document may be reproduced, copied, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or means without prior written authority of the South Perth Library Service.

The City uses the above-described information to tailor our content to suit your needs. We will not share information about individual users with any third party, except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.

Your Consent

By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by the City of South Perth Library Service as detailed above. If we decide to change our privacy practice, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.