If you don’t want to provide personal information to us, then you don’t have to, however this may affect your use of this website.
1. Types of personal information we collect
Personal information is defined by the Privacy Act in Australia as ‘information or an opinion about an identified individual, or an individual who is reasonably identifiable, whether the information or opinion is true or not and whether the information or opinion is recorded in a material form or not.’
The types of personal information we collect may include (but is not limited to): name, address(es), telephone number, email address(es), industry or affiliation and country of origin.
2. How we collect personal information
We collect this information from you when you make an enquiry with us (for example, by telephone, email or website form on this website), purchase a product or service from us or sign up to our email newsletter.
We are committed to using lawful and fair means to collect personal information and collecting it from others only when it is unreasonable or impracticable to obtain certain information from you directly. We collect personal information about you from:
searches and enquiries; and
Your use of our website
We will destroy or de-identify information where we form the opinion that the information has been provided to us unlawfully or unfairly.
3. Why we collect, hold, use and disclose personal information
We collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information as is reasonably necessary for us to perform our core functions and activities, including for the following purposes:
to contact and communicate with you;
to provide goods and/or services to you;
to maintain a database of customers, subscribers or similar;
to market to you and others, including remarketing (this may involve the use of a Facebook pixel or similar technology to allow us to display our advertising to you elsewhere on the internet, for example, on Google or Facebook);
for internal record keeping;
for statistical purposes;
as required by law; and
as required by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
If you are an EU-based citizen, we acknowledge that by providing your personal information to Neurodiversity Media Pty Ltd, we are a business that will process your personal data in accordance with the principles of data processing set out in the GDPR. Individuals over 16 can consent to the processing of personal data. Anyone below the age of 16 will require their parents or guardian's consent.
As an individual, you have the following rights:
the right to be forgotten;
the right of access by an individual;
the right to erasure;
the right to restriction of processing; and
the right to data portability.
5. Links to other sites
6. How you can access and correct your personal information
Access: You can request details of personal information that we hold about you. We will respond to any request to access information within a reasonable time.
Correction: If you believe that any information we hold about you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or misleading, please contact us using the details set out below. We rely in part on you advising us when your personal information changes. We will endeavour to promptly correct any information found to be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date and to notify you of the correction, unless it is impracticable or unlawful to do so.
Deletion: If you want us to delete personal information we hold about you or to not collect information from you for a specific purpose, such as targeted advertising, please contact us using the details set out below. Please note that if we agree to delete your information, because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to completely delete your information without retaining some residual information. We will functionally delete the information and we will not sell, transfer, or use personal information relating to you in any way moving forward.
7. How we maintain the security of your information
We are committed to ensuring that the personal information we hold is secure and protected from misuse, interference, loss and unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. We undertake the following precautions to protect personal information we hold:
our website contains pages encrypted with SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) to ensure the safety of any data that is submitted through use of this website
we limit access to personal information to a “need-to-know” basis
we protect devices we use to collect, hold, use and disclose personal information with industry-standard anti-virus software
our devices are protected by cryptographic keys and are stored in secure premises
data is securely stored on cloud servers
our email data is encrypted
all hard copies of personal information are kept in secure storage with access by authorised personnel only
all conversations involving the discussion of personal information take place in private, where conversations are unable to be overheard by unauthorised personnel
if we no longer need personal information, we take reasonable steps to delete or de-identify the information
While we take commercially reasonable measures to maintain a secure website and business, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to you for any such occurrences.
8. How you can make a complaint about privacy breach
9. How you can unsubscribe or opt out
We like to keep our customers and website visitors up to date, so from time to time we’ll send you newsletters, invitations and updates. Not to worry: our emails will always come with an "Unsubscribe" button, so you can opt out at any time. To unsubscribe from our email database, or opt out of communications, use the “Unsubscribe” button in our communication or contact us using the details set out below.
You can also opt out of information collecting for advertising targeting by visiting www.aboutads.info/choices.
10. Changes to this policy
11. Contact details
For any questions or notice, please contact us using these details:
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