We respect your right to privacy under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and are required to comply with the Australian Privacy Principles for the collection of personal information from individuals.
The information we collect
The sort of personal information we might collect from you includes your name, gender, age, address, email address, third party services login (e.g. Facebook, Google+, Microsoft or LinkedIn user names), telephone number, fax number, credit card information, order and purchase history with us and information about your areas of interest.
For current and prospective employees, we will also collect information including emergency contacts.
You have no obligation to provide personal information which you do not wish to disclose. In some circumstances, however, if we do not have the required personal information we may be unable to provide you with employment or access to goods or services that require the collection of that information.
How you can access, delete or correct personal information or make a complaint
We will take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we collect, use or disclose is accurate, complete and up-to-date.
You may request access to the personal information we hold about you. If you believe that it is incomplete or inaccurate, you may ask us to amend it. You can ask us to delete the personal information that we hold about you. If you ask us to delete any personal information that we hold about you, this may affect our ability to provide you with goods or services, either in whole or in part.
If you have any questions about our policy, wish to access or change your personal information or have any complaint regarding treatment of your privacy by us, please contact us at email@example.com
How we use the information
The information that you provide to us is generally used to enable us to provide goods or services to you. We may also use your personal information and aggregate it with information from other customers to better understand our customers, the effectiveness of our services or to provide you with better service such as by advising you of new products and services or information which may be of interest to you. You have the right to tell us that you do not want us to send information to you other than for the main purpose for which we have collected your personal information. For current and prospective employees, personal information is used to decide whether to offer employment and to manage the employment relationship. It can also be used to conduct various pre-employment checks.
We don’t collect any personal information on visitors to our website. We do collect non-personal information that allows us to log information about visitors to our website for statistical purposes, such as:
the number of unique sessions as identified by server address and top level domain (eg .com; .gov; .org etc)
the number of page hits
the pages accessed or downloaded by session
the type of browser being used
the length of time spent on the site and on particular pages
the device being used (eg desktop or mobile)
the type of mobile device being used.
we have implemented and use display advertising
we use remarketing with Google to advertise online
third party vendors, including Google, show our ads on sites across the internet
we and third party vendors including Google, use first party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie and third party cookies (such as the double click cookie) together to inform, optimise and serve ads based on someone’s past behaviour to our website
users can opt out by utilising Google’s Opt-Out Browser Add On and/or Ads Preferences Manager.
Disclosure to third parties
We don’t disclose personal information to third parties.
Storage of Information
The personal information we obtain is stored electronically on servers and devices either controlled by us or by our contracted third parties who are also bound to comply with the Australian Privacy Principles.
We take measures to ensure your personal information is protected from unauthorised access, loss, misuse, disclosure or alteration. We also take measures to destroy or permanently de-identify personal information when it is no longer required. The types of measures we take vary with the type of information, and how it is collected and stored.
Most personal information held by us is held on computer systems located within the Commonwealth of Australia. From time to time information may be stored on servers which are located overseas. When this occurs, we ensure that the third party web storage provider will not use the information other than to assist us in providing the services to you and that they are bound to comply with the Australian Privacy Principles or more stringent standards.
More information about privacy law and privacy principles is available from the Privacy Commissioner. The Privacy Commissioner may be contacted at www.oaic.gov.au or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org