This Policy is designed to help you understand how we collect and use the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site and our products and services. References in this document to “us,” “our,” and “we” refer to Connecting Maroondah. Our website address is: https://connectingmaroondah.org.au/
We are committed to safeguarding your privacy. The personal information we collect might include your name, address, email address, IP address, and information regarding what pages are accessed and when.
What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
- Registration Information
You will provide information about yourself, your firm or company, and your practices when you register for services, community support, or email newsletters.
- Email Information
If you choose to correspond via email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and the responses.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
We collect and use the personal information for purposes including to contact and communicate with you, provide customer service for internal record keeping and
and making available other services to our customers and prospective customers. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. You may notify us if you do not wish to receive these communications by clicking the unsubscribe link contained in each such email.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
The information we collect is used to improve the content of this site and the quality of our service, and is not shared with or sold to other organisations for commercial purposes.
If it becomes necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.
Notice of New Services and Changes
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to this website, new services, and special offers or events, we think you will find valuable. As our customer, you will be given the opportunity to notify us of your desire not to receive these offers by clicking the unsubscribe link contained in each such email.
What About Other Websites Linked to This Site?
International data transfers
Information that we collect may be stored and processed in or transferred in the European Economic Area (EEA) or to countries outside of the EEA where that country has data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the EEA or where we have a data sharing agreement in place.
You expressly agree to such transfers of personal information
Withdrawing your consent
You can withdraw your consent to our collection or processing of your personal information. You can do so by contacting us or by opting out of email newsletter communications by following the instructions in those emails or by clicking unsubscribe. If you withdraw your consent to the use of your personal information, you may not have access to our services, and we might not be able to provide you with our services. In some circumstances where we have a legal basis to do so we may continue to process your information after you have withdrawn consent, for example if there is a payment for any services provided or it is necessary to comply with an independent legal obligation or legitimate interest in keeping our services secure.
All personal information stored on our platform is treated as confidential. It is stored securely and is accessed by authorized personnel only. Our collection is limited in relation to what is necessary, for the purpose for which the personal information is processed, and kept only for so long as is necessary for the purpose for which the personal information was collected. We implement and maintain appropriate technical, security and organisational measures to protect personal information against unauthorized or unlawful processing and use, and against accidental loss, destruction, damage, theft or disclosure.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information will be subject to the supply of appropriate evidence of your identity.
We may withhold such personal information to the extent permitted by law.
You may instruct us not to process your personal information for marketing purposes, by sending an email to us. In practice, you will have expressly agreed in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes – that is we will not provide you with our email newsletter, notifications or other marketing communications unless you have requested them.
You may ask us to delete the personal information we hold for you. We will delete all that information, unless we have a legal obligation to retain that information, for example, you have made a payment for services and we need to maintain your details to satisfy the requirements of government agencies and our auditors.
All text, video and images on this site is copyrighted by Connecting Maroondah. You may make ‘fair use’ of the material for personal use, or internal use for your workplace for non-commercial purposes only, on the proviso that you attribute it as © Connecting Maroondah.
Updated 8 October 2020