The Ministry of Social Development abide to respecting your privacy and protecting your personal information. In order to keep your sensitive information secure, we have prepared a document security and privacy for your information on the current practices in the context of the management of information on our Web sites. The privacy and trust of individuals who visit the website of the Ministry of Social Development, Oman are important things for us. Personal information are not provided from this site unless it is formally asked by any individual during his/her participation in any activity which requires the provision of such information.
The collection and use of electronic information:
When you visit our sites, we will not collect personal information unless you choose to receive any of our online services. Government systems depends on highly sophisticated protection protocols to ensure the confidentiality and security of information and systems.
Retain IP addresses:
The Ministry of Social Development in the Sultanate of Oman is committed to the protection of information which may be available from or collected by the website. The Ministry of Social Development have taken numerous steps to protect the system of integrated communications and doing computerized infrastructure, including, but not limited to, authentication, monitoring, auditing, and encryption.
Any web page or electronic application at this website is using the cookies, which are brief and simple text files saved in the hard drive of the user's computer by websites. The used cookies help us to continue to track and save the information so the user will not need to provide this information for many times, where that information obtained through the cookies on this site are handled the same way as other information obtained here. You can match your e browser to refuse the cookies or notify you when a web site is trying to send cookies to you. You can also scan the hard drive for cookies files and delete them from your computer.
Protection of personal information:
Your personal information is only available for ministry employees who need to know that information. Your personal information will not be available for public without your permission. The personal information of the users of the site will not be shared, sold or transferred to any third party without your prior consent. Access to such information is only available to the qualified professionals who provide services of the Ministry of Social Development that are compatible with the nature of your interactions with our website.
Links to other websites:
Some of our Websites are linked to other sites created and maintained by other institutions, whether public or private. We provide these links for your information and benefit. When you enter any of the sites links, you are leaving the site of the Ministry of Social Development, and therefore the policies of our information management will not be in place there.