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Last updated: 18th July 2021
Privacy - Our Company operates
We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
privacy - Information Collection And Use
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name ("Personal Information").
privacy - Log Data
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyse this.
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive. Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
We may share your personal information with third parties in the following circumstances:
- Service Providers: We may engage third-party service providers to assist in operating our website, processing payments, and providing other services.
- Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information if required by law or in response to a valid request from a law enforcement agency.
- Business Transfers: In the event of a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, your personal information may be transferred as part of the transaction.
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL PRIVACY PRINCIPLES (NPPs)
The Australian National Privacy Principles (NPPs) are a set of principles that govern the collection, use, disclosure, and management of personal information by organizations and government agencies in Australia. These principles are outlined in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and provide a framework for ensuring the protection of individuals' privacy rights and the responsible handling of personal information.
1. Open and Transparent Management of Personal Information:
Organizations must have clear and accessible privacy policies that outline how they collect, use, and manage personal information. Individuals should be able to easily understand the purposes for which their information is being collected and how it will be handled.
2. Anonymity and Pseudonymity:
Wherever practicable, individuals must have the option to interact with organizations anonymously or using a pseudonym. This principle aims to give individuals greater control over the disclosure of their personal information.
3. Collection of Personal Information:
Personal information must be collected lawfully and fairly, with individuals being informed of the purpose of collection. Only information that is relevant and necessary for the intended purpose should be collected.
4. Dealing with Unsolicited Personal Information:
Organizations are required to appropriately manage unsolicited personal information received. This includes determining whether the information could have been collected under the NPPs and, if not, destroying or de-identifying the information.
5. Notification of the Collection of Personal Information:
Individuals must be informed about the collection of their personal information, including the purpose of collection, the types of organizations that may receive the information, and other relevant details.
6. Use and Disclosure of Personal Information:
Personal information can only be used or disclosed for the purposes for which it was collected, unless an individual provides consent or the law permits. Organizations should seek to minimize the disclosure of personal information, considering the individual's reasonable expectations.
7. Direct Marketing:
Organizations must provide a simple way for individuals to opt out of receiving direct marketing communications. Personal information should not be used for direct marketing without the individual's consent.
8. Cross-Border Disclosure of Personal Information:
Before disclosing personal information to an overseas recipient, organizations are required to take reasonable steps to ensure that the recipient will handle the information in accordance with Australian privacy standards.
9. Adoption, Use, or Disclosure of Government-Related Identifiers:
Organizations should not adopt, use, or disclose government-related identifiers (such as tax file numbers) unless permitted by law.
10. Quality of Personal Information:
Organizations must take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information they collect is accurate, up-to-date, and relevant to the purposes for which it will be used.
11. Security of Personal Information:
Personal information must be stored securely, protected against unauthorized access, misuse, loss, or disclosure. Organizations should have appropriate safeguards in place to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of personal information.
12. Access to Personal Information:
Individuals have the right to access their personal information held by organizations and request corrections if necessary. Organizations must respond to such requests within a reasonable timeframe.
The Australian National Privacy Principles provide a comprehensive framework to promote the responsible handling of personal information and safeguard individuals' privacy rights. Organizations and government agencies are obligated to adhere to these principles when collecting, using, and managing personal information in Australia.