The protection of private and confidential information is fundamental to us. We are committed to safeguarding personal information we hold on behalf of our customers and third parties and are required to do so in accordance with the requirements of the National Privacy Principles of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act).
2. Our Privacy Statement
All personal information collected by the Website is covered by the Privacy Act. Your personal information will be used for the purposes for which you have provided it. We will only record your email address if you join our mailing list or send us an email message. Your email address will be added to our mailing list. You can send an email to us to request the removal of your email address from our mailing list at any time. We will not use your personal information for any other purpose or disclose it to another person except where it is necessary for the performance of our functions, or where otherwise authorised or required by law or with your consent.
We do not warrant the security of any information supplied to us through the Website. While we will take all reasonable steps to ensure that our electronic data is transferred and stored securely, we do not warrant that any information supplied through the Website is safe in all events of unauthorised access.
3. Collection of Data
When you access the Website, our server may make a record of your visit and log the following information:
- the user’s server address;
- the user’s top level domain name (for example, .com, .gov, .au etc.);
- the date and time of visit to the site;
- the pages accessed and documents downloaded from the site; and
- the type of browser used.
The data listed above is collected for the following purposes:
- website and system administration, including monitoring to prevent security breaches;
- enhancement of the Website to the user’s needs; and
- research and development.
No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities, except in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise its authority to inspect the Internet Service Provider’s logs.
The information collected from you will be stored in a database and will be accessed only by staff or agents authorised by us for the purposes described above. In addition, our employees and the contractors who provide services related to our information systems are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by us.
We will endeavour to take all reasonable steps to keep any information that we hold about you accurate and up to date. If, at any time, you discover that information held about you is incorrect or if you otherwise wish to review or correct that information, please contact us.
5. Changes to this Statement
For further information about privacy issues and the protection of privacy see the Australian Federal Privacy Commissioner’s website at www.privacy.gov.au.
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