Updated as of June 4, 2016
We recognise the importance of protecting the privacy of information collected about visitors to our web site, in particular personally identifiable information (which is generally any information that identifies a particular individual), you can rest assured that we will protect your disclosures.
Please note that you should always update your personal information to provide us with a current email address.
TYPES OF INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT
It is our intention that this policy will protect your personal information from being dealt with in any way that is inconsistent with applicable privacy laws in Australia. The following are the types of information we may collect:
- Information You Provide Us
You may provide us with personal information by sending an email to one of our contacts listed on the "Contact Us" section of our website, by applying for positions with or otherwise sending a resume, or by signing up to participate in an event that we are hosting or sponsoring.
- Website Usage Information
We may receive and store certain types of internet usage information whenever you visit our website, such as your click-stream data and your IP address. See "IP Addresses and Click Stream Data" section below.
- Email Communications from Us
When you open emails from us, we may receive a confirmation notifying us that you opened the email, if your computer supports such capabilities. We may also keep track of emails we send you and what emails you may be receiving from our subsidiaries and affiliates.
HOW INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
We may collect information from you in several different areas of our website, including but not limited to the following:
1. Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics for information gathering purposes. Google Analytics collects information anonymously, and reports trends without identifying individual visitors.
3. IP Addresses and Click-Stream Data
We may collect IP addresses and/or click-stream data. An IP address is a number associated with the service through which you access the Internet, like your ISP (Internet service provider), your company, or your university. By itself, your IP address is not personally identifiable. At times, we also use IP addresses for purposes of system administration and to report aggregate information, for example regarding the frequency with which our website’s guests visit various parts of the website. We may combine this information with personally identifiable information we obtain from you directly on our website.
Click-stream data is information collected by our computers and servers when you request pages from our website. Click-stream data may include such information as the page served, the time, the source of the request, the type of browser making the request, the preceding page view and other such non-personal information. When analysed, this data helps us analyse how visitors arrive at our website, what type of content is most popular, what type of visitors in the aggregate are interested in particular kinds of content and advertising, and the like.
HOW WE USE INFORMATION COLLECTED
We own all information collected on or through our website. As applicable, the information you provide to, or that is captured by us may be used for internal purposes such as reviewing usage statistics, responding to your inquiries, contacting you about our website, etc.
We strive to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of personal information submitted to our website, and we review and update our security measures in light of current technologies. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure.
We will however endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information you transmit to us or from our website and the services we provide. Once we do receive your transmission, we will also make our best efforts to ensure its security on our systems.
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 not however be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised access to your personal information.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Apart from where you have consented or disclosure are necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was submitted, personal information may be disclosed in special situations where we have reason to believe that doing so is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against anyone damaging, injuring, or interfering (intentionally or unintentionally) with our rights or property, users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities.
Also, we may disclose personal information when we believe in good faith that the law requires disclosure. We may engage third parties to provide you with goods or services on our behalf.
In that circumstance, we may disclose your personal information to those third parties in order to meet your request for goods or services.
Our website is a general audience website. We do not knowingly collect any personal information on the website from children as defined by local law, and do not target it’s websites to children under these ages. We encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online and mobile activities and interests.
For more information about privacy issues in Australia and protecting your privacy, visit the Australian Federal Privacy Commissioner’s website – www.privacy.gov.au
Email at firstname.lastname@example.org
PO Box 933
Hamilton, Vic 3300