About this Policy:
The Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) can be viewed at http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/pa1988108/
What is personal information?
We use the definition of personal information contained in s 6(1) of the Privacy Act. It states that personal information is ‘information or an opinion (including information or an opinion forming part of a database), whether true or not, and whether recorded in a material form or not, about an individual whose identity is apparent, or can reasonably be ascertained, from the information or opinion’.
We try to collect personal information directly from the individual.
We only collect personal information for purposes which are directly related to our activities and only when it is necessary for or directly related to such purposes. These purposes include:
- To provide you with information you have enquired about
- To provide you with goods you have purchased
- To provide you with services you have purchased
- When you ask to be on an email or mailing list so that we can send you information about our activities and/or publications
- When you send us information about an event you are organising for us to publicise on our website
- For normal communication processes when we might email you, text you or phone you
When you only browse the website, we do not collect your personal information.
When you look at our website, our internet service provider makes a record of your visit and logs (in server logs) the following information for statistical purposes:
- Your server address
- Your top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .org, .au, etc)
- The pages you accessed and documents downloaded
- The date and time of your visit to our site
- Whether you have visited our site before
- The previous site you visited, and
- The type of browser being used. We do not identify you or your browsing activities except, in the event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the internet service provider’s server logs.
We disclose personal information to third parties. A list of these third parties can be found at in the Affiliates section below.
We take steps to ensure that the personal information we collect is accurate, up to date and complete. These steps include maintaining and updating personal information when we are advised by you that your personal information has changed.
We take steps to protect the personal information we hold against loss, unauthorised access, use, modification or disclosure and against other misuse. These steps include password protection for electronic files, securing paper files in locked cabinets and physical access restrictions.
If you choose to join our email lists, complete online forms or lodge enquiries, your contact details are stored in password-protected databases.
When you cease to be a member of our website, we will destroy your personal information in a secure manner or delete it. You can request that your personal information be deleted at any time.
You may also request us to delete any personal information we hold about you by sending a message to us here https://fusionaus.com/contact-us/. You may choose to opt out of further contact from us by sending us a message at https://fusionaus.com/contact-us/ containing the word “unsubscribe”.
If you wish to request access to the personal information we hold about you, or request that we change that personal information, we will allow access or make the changes unless we consider that there is a sound reason to withhold the information under relevant law such as the Privacy Act, Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) (FOI Act) or other relevant information.
You can obtain further information about how to request access or changes to the information we hold about you by contacting us (see details below).
We use the following third party services to store your information for marketing and sales purposes only.
Mailchimp is a email marketing platform used by us to send out emails to our customers. This platform stores customer information so that we may send out relevant broadcast emails. All customers are able to unsubscribe from this service via this link: http://fusionaus.us6.list-manage.com/unsubscribe?u=a4c72fe8eb1910b6f97c51685&id=696c64beac
For more information about Mailchimp please visit their website at www.mailchimp.com.
Our website tracks user interactions using Google Analytics so that we may provide better information to our users and improve our website. Reporting from this service provides aggregated information such as the number of visitors to our website, the most common browsers which are used to access this site (ie, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer etc) and does not include personally identifiable information. Our usage of the information obtained from Google Analytics is within the bounds of Google Analytics Terms of Service. If you’d like to opt-out of Google Analytics Tracking please install the Google-made browser plugin here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
For more information about the Google Analytics service please visit their website at: analytics.google.com.