Website Terms of Use


Unless otherwise indicated, copyright in the content of this website is the property of RCOG under Australian copyright law.

For personal, non-commercial purposes, you may view or make copies of the material contained on the site. Content may not be systematically downloaded, retrieved or stored. Content may not be reproduced or transmitted without our prior written permission.


RCOG Obstetricians are committed to protecting the privacy of patient information and to handling your personal information in an ethical and responsible manner in accordance with relevant legislation and legal duty. You should contact the Obstetricians for details of their full Privacy Policy.

Google Analytics

RCOG uses Google Analytics to gather statistics about how our web content is used, and statistics about our visitors such as their browsers and geographic location. No personally identifying information is collected.

The information collected includes:

  • how visitors arrived at our pages (e.g. directly from a bookmark or typing in an address; from a search engine; linked from another page)
  • which pages are viewed and for how long, including the viewing time and date
  • the general geographical locations of visitors (as indicated by the network or internet service provider they use) and the speed of their internet connections
  • technical information about the computers or devices used to browse pages, including the operating systems, browsers, plug-ins, screen types and default languages.

To opt out of analytics, you can download a browser add-on from Google. Alternatively, you can set your browser to refuse or delete cookies from Google Analytics. Check your browser's help information to find out how.

Other cookies and tracking

There may be additional cookies and tracking in some RCOG sites and systems for the purposes of:

  • creating anonymous usage statistics and analytics for the site or system
  • managing transactions across multiple pages
  • authenticating you to systems and keeping you logged in
  • remembering your preferences for a system, such as text size

If you wish, you can set your browser to refuse or delete these cookies. Check your browser's help information to find out how.


RCOG does not warrant or represent the accuracy, currency and completeness of any information or material available on its website. RCOG reserves the right to change information or material on the website at any time without notice.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information provided on this site, however RCOG cannot accept responsibility for any errors or omissions. RCOG is not liable for loss or liability arising from errors, omissions, inaccuracies or any out-of-date information displayed on this site or any link to other sites from this site.