Aged Care Info - Privacy StatementThis web site is maintained by Aged Care Connect Pty. Ltd. (ABN 36 102 500 907).
Aged Care Connect Pty Ltd adhere to the Privacy Regulations as defined in the Australian National Privacy Principles
The Information Privacy Act 2000 came into effect on 1 September 2002. The Act covers all personal information except health information in the public sector. This Act adopts ten Information Privacy Principles which are based on the NPPs set out in the Privacy Act. Some changes were made to these principles to adapt them to the ublic sector context.
Information Collected(a) Information you provide. We receive and store the information which you enter into the site and this obviously will vary depending on the matter with which you are interested.
(b) Secondary Information We may receive and store certain automatic information relating to your use of the site. For example, areas of the site you have accessed, the time, date and the pages requested by you, your browser software, your ip address, and/or the previous web site that you may have linked to the site from.
Disclosure of Information(a) Information which is collected from this site is used to: operate the site; provide product information or a service requested from the site; enable us to gain a better understanding of user preferences and requirements, so as to further develop and improve the site. to notify users about changes to the site, and to inform them of our services and any special offers. In all instances, if you do not want to receive such offers, you will be able to "opt out" from receiving them.
(b) It may sometimes be necessary for us to disclose information to third parties, however, this disclosure shall only occur in the following circumstances: Employees Contractors & Agents: At times we are required to engage or employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Some examples are; using mailing services, providing marketing assistance, providing legal or accounting advice and/or providing information technology and related services. The information is provided solely to these persons to perform their specific function and no other purpose. Legal Requirements where disclosure of information is ordered by a court or is requested in relation to third party litigation. Consent other than as outlined above we will not knowingly provide information to third parties without consent.
Security of InformationInformation is stored on a computer server located in Australia. We endeavour to keep our server free from unauthorised access and use by means of physical security at the premises in which the server is housed, and by using protocols and measures to prevent unauthorised remote access to the server. However no Internet server nor any data transmitted over the Internet can be assured of security and there is always a risk of unauthorised access to information. Although we will take all reasonable steps to maintain security of information provided, we cannot be held liable for events arising from unauthorised access.
Access to InformationAccess to any information which we have collected about you from the Site may be sought by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org . We will endeavour to provide you with details of such information as soon as practicable and will seek to remedy any errors which you identify in that information. We may, at our discretion, request a reasonable charge for time spent in providing access.
LinksWe do not control the information collected by any sites reached through links from this Site. If you require details of the information collection policies of those sites, then you should contact directly the companies controlling those sites.
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