Privacy Policy

Information Collected
If you visit the website, GSCCCA may collect some or all of the following information:

This information is collected for statistical analysis using third-party or proprietary software programs to create summary statistics. The statistics are used for the purpose of determining what information is of most and least interest to all visitors and identifying system performance or problem areas in order to better plan future portal enhancements. This information is not collected by GSCCCA for commercial marketing purposes.

If, during your visit to, you voluntarily provide personally identifiable information, we will collect such information. Examples of personally identifiable information may include:

In general, please note the information collected, whether or not personally identifiable, is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video and other graphic formats you send us. Information is retained and used in accordance with existing laws, rules, regulations, and other policies.

Depending on the specific service or transaction, GSCCCA may share personally identifiable information with other parties in order to provide such service or complete such transaction.

You may choose or opt to voluntarily provide certain personally identifiable information in order to customize your visits to To personalize your experience you will be required to register and create an online profile. Information required during the registration process will include a user name (which need not be your legal name), a password and a valid e-mail address and may include other information. GSCCCA will collect this and other information requested during the registration process in order to customize your experience at pages. The combined information will most likely constitute personally identifiable information. You may review, delete or modify such profile at any time. If you simply wish to view pages on, or conduct some transactions, you are not required to use the personalization features.

Public Disclosure
Visitors to the website should keep in mind that GSCCCA is a governmental entity that is subject to the Georgia Open Records Act, O.C.G.A. 50-18-70 et seq. as well as other laws to which a private party may not be subject. As a general rule, GSCCCA will not disclose any personally identifiable information collected online to parties other than except where necessary to provide the service or complete the transaction you have requested, where you have given us permission, or where the information is subject to disclosure under the Georgia Open Records Act or other applicable laws. Visitors should be aware that information collected through the Portal may be subject to examination and inspection under the Georgia Open Records Act, if such information is a public record or not otherwise protected from disclosure.

The portal may occasionally use "cookies" to customize your browsing experience. Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser and they provide a method of distinguishing among visitors to the websites, and allowing customized features such as a "shopping cart" feature for online purchasing. Cookies created on your computer by using our websites do not contain personally identifiable information and do not compromise your privacy or security. You can refuse the cookie or delete the cookie file from your computer at any time by using any one of a number of widely available methods.

Several tools, policies and protocols are used to safeguard the submission of information through the Portal. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation and day-to-day operations of the entire operating environment as part of our continuing commitment to the security of electronic content as well as the electronic transmission of information.

For services requiring online financial transactions, uses the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption protocol to safeguard your sensitive personal information, including your credit card number. Information is encrypted from your computer to the Portal computer processing your request. In order to further secure your privacy, do not divulge any passwords or sensitive information (e.g. credit card number) to anyone in a phone call or e-mail. When you are finished with those applications that are password protected or require the input of your credit card information, it is always recommended that you close or otherwise exit the browser page.

Changes to this Privacy Statement
GSCCCA reserves the right to revise this Privacy Statement from time to time. Revisions to this Privacy Statement will be posted to this location so that you will know the type of information we collect and how that information is used. We will also post the last date of revision at the top of this page. Our goal is to provide a private, efficient and friendly digital government experience. Please note that agency sub-portals and/or specific pages may contain additional or different privacy statements.