We have created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm and continuing commitment to the privacy of personal information provided by those visiting and interacting with this web site. We hold the privacy of your personal information in the highest regard. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.
We recognise the importance of protecting your privacy and our policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site. This policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies, business practices and our customers' needs.
What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit this web site you may provide us with two types of information: personal and/or business information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Web site use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our Web site.
1. Personal/business Information You Choose to Provide
If you choose to avail yourself of our services, you may need to give personal and/or business information, for example, you may need to provide the following information:
- Mailing address
- Email address
- Business and home phone number
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protection for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.
2. Web Site Use Information
Similar to other commercial Web sites, our Web site utilises a standard technology called "cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and web server log files to collect information about how our Web site is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after our Web site.
What Are Cookies?
How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?
IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web server as part of demographic and profile data known as traffic data so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to you.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for the purposes of administering our business activities and responding to your requests.
When we collect information we use it to maintain the most up to date possible database of our client base, their contact details and trade requirements. We collect it from the relevant person or authority on an appropriate basis.
We do not use that information as a direct marketing profile, but do use it for the purpose of distributing newsletters, administering our business and providing information updates which we believe are in the interests of good communication.
We aim to ensure that the information we hold is accurate, complete and up to date and that appropriate security measures are adhered to in respect of that information and its protection.
We apply the principles of privacy and protection of sensitive information in all our dealings.
Sharing and Selling Information
We do not share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identify a subscriber (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone except to the extent it is necessary to process transactions or provide services that you have requested.
We do not advise personal/business details or government identifiers to other parties, other than when the law required us to do so.
What About Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information?
We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights. We may also disclose account information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our Terms of Service or to protect the safety of our users and the Public.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You may request access to all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain in our database by emailing us at the usual address.
What About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site?
What About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site?
Our Commitment To Data Security
Please note that your information will be stored and processed on our computers in the Adelaide. The relevant Australian privacy laws in relation to holding personal/business data apply to your information. To prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
From time-to-time our site requests information from users for contests. Participation in these contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as area code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes.
A Special Note About Children
Children are not eligible to use our services unsupervised and we ask that children (under the age of 18) do not submit any personal information to us. If you are a minor, you can use this service only in conjunction with permission and guidance from your parents or guardians.
Acquisition or Changes in Ownership
In the event that the web site (or a substantial portion of its assets) is acquired, your information would be considered part of those assets, and may be part of those assets that are transferred.
Opting Out and Further Information
You may notify us at any time if you do not wish to receive further information please notify us by email at the link provided on this website.
If you have any question regarding the above please contact Centre State Exports Pty Ltd on 1800 244 211.