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Privacy policy

1. General 

Australian Local Government Women's Association respects the privacy of every individual who visits our Site or responds to our interactive advertisements. This Privacy Policy outlines the information Australian Local Government Women's Association will collect and how we will use that information. This Policy will also instruct you on what to do if you do not want your personal information collected or shared when you visit the Australian Local Government Women's Association Site or respond to our advertisements.

2. Personally Identifiable Information

Australian Local Government Women's Association will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (that is, your name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) unless you provide it to us voluntarily.
If you do not want your personally identifiable information collected, please do not submit it to us. If you have already submitted this information and would like for us to remove it from our records, please contact us at the Site, listed at the bottom of this Policy. We will use reasonable efforts to delete your information from our existing files.
When you do provide us with personally identifiable information, we may use that information in the following ways, unless stated otherwise: we may store and process that information to better understand your needs and how we can improve our products and services; we may use that information to contact you; to protect our rights or property and we may provide that information to third parties.

3. Children

Australian Local Government Women's Association has no intention of collecting any personally identifiable information (that is, name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) from individuals under thirteen (13) years of age. Where appropriate, Australian Local Government Women's Association will specifically instruct children not to submit such information on our Site or advertisements. If a child has provided us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian of that child should contact us at the e-mail address or phone number listed at the bottom of this Statement if they would like this information deleted from our records. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the child's information from our existing files.

4. Non-Personally Identifiable Information Collected Automatically

In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet Browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using, and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our Site or advertisement.

5. Information We May Place Automatically On Your Computer's Hard Drive

When you view our Site or advertisements, we may store some information on your computer. This information will be in the form of a "Cookie" or similar file and will help us in many ways. For example, Cookies allow us to tailor the Site or advertisement to better match your interests and preferences. With most Internet Browsers, you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block all Cookies, or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored. Please refer to your Browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions.

6. Who to Contact

If you have submitted personally identifiable information through our Site or interactive advertisement, and would like that information deleted from our records, please send an e-mail with your details and a contact number to our consumer relations department using the address Privacy Inquiry. We will use reasonable efforts to delete this information from our existing files. 
Further questions? Contact us at our e-mail address karen.mckeown@penrithcity.nsw.gov.au.

7. Basis of Privacy Policy Principles

The privacy principles of this policy are based on respect for international standards of privacy protection, such as the Information Privacy Principles set out in section 14 of the Commonwealth Privacy Act, 1998, and section 6 of the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 and the Australian Privacy Charter.

8. Security of Information

Australian Local Government Women's Association takes reasonable steps to preserve the security of "cookie" and personal information in accordance with this Site's Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Accordingly, Australian Local Government Women's Association strives to protect such information Australian Local Government Women's Association cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or from our online products or services and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission we take reasonable steps to preserve the security of the information in our systems.

9. Acceptance and Changes to Privacy Policy

You acknowledge and accept that your use of the Site indicates your acceptance of this Site's Terms & Conditions and the Privacy Policy.
This is a current Privacy Policy. It replaces any other Privacy Policy for this Site published on this Site to date. Australian Local Government Women's Association may at any time vary the Privacy Policy by publishing the varied Privacy Policy on this Site. You accept that by doing this, Australian Local Government Women's Association has provided you with sufficient notice of the variation.