Thank you for visiting audits.georgia.gov. The audits.georgia.gov website is designed to let constituents and stakeholders obtain information and key documents about the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts. The Department of Audits strives to provide online resources in a safe and secure manner that respects your privacy when you visit our site.
If you visit audits.georgia.gov website, we may collect some or all of the following information:
- The name of your domain; for example, "xyzcompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account;
- An IP address; a number that identifies your computer when you are using the Internet;
- The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
- The Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site;
- The pages you visit within the portal;
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. This information is not collected for commercial marketing purposes.
If, during your visit to audits.georgia.gov, you voluntarily provide personally identifiable information, we will collect such information. Examples of personally identifiable information may include:
- Your name, address, or phone number;
- An e-mail address if you are communicating to us through e-mail;
We may share personally identifiable information with other state organizations in order to provide information relative to this website.
As a general rule, we will not disclose any personally identifiable information collected online to entities outside of State of Georgia departments and agencies except where you have given us permission, or where the information is public information under the Georgia Open Records Act O.C.G.A. Â§ 50-18-70 et seq., or other applicable laws. Visitors should be aware that information collected through this site may be subject to examination and inspection, if such information is a public record or not otherwise protected from disclosure.
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