Privacy Policy

We are very committed to protecting Your privacy as You interact with us from time to time. This policy outlines the way that we collect, hold and disclose information about individuals and your access to information we may have recorded about you, We adopt the principles contained in the Privacy Act, including the Commonwealth Government's National Privacy Principles. Any amendments to this policy will be contained on our website.

Collecting and holding personal information about you

During the course of providing our services, we may collect personal information. We usually collect the following kinds of personal information:

We only collect personal information that is necessary for us to carry on our business functions. The information we collect depends upon the nature of our dealings with You, If you do not give us any of the personal information which we ask you for, it may affect our ability to meet our obligations to You or our members.

The only personal information which we collect about you when you use our website is what you tell us about yourself or information you provide to us when You send us an email. We will record Your email address if you send us an email.

Sensitive information

Some personal information which we collect is ‘sensitive information’, Sensitive information includes information relating to a person's racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion, trade union or other professional or trade association membership, sexual preferences and criminal record, that is also personal information and health information about an individual.

Sensitive information will be used and disclosed only for the purpose for which it was provided or a directly related secondary purpose, unless you agree otherwise, or where certain other limited circumstances apply (e. g. where required by law).

Using and disclosing your personal information

We respect your privacy. We use your personal information for the purposes for which it was collected and related purposes which are normally obvious when we collect it, including providing you or our members with information about our services and benefits, manage our relationships, to improve our services and to facilitate our internal business operations, including fulfilling our legal obligations.

We may disclose personal information for the purposes for which it was collected, and also subject to our professional obligations, to any person where necessary or desirable in connection with our provision of legal services, as required by law subject to our professional obligations, as permitted under the National Privacy Principles or with Your consent. Any other use or disclosure we make of your personal information will only be as required by law or permitted by the Privacy Act 1988.

If we have marketed our products and services to You and you no longer wish to receive those sorts of communications from us, you should contact our Privacy Officer at who will ensure this is corrected.

Data Quality and information security

The National Privacy Principles require us to take reasonable steps to protect the security of personal information. We are required to respect the confidentiality of personal information and the privacy of individuals.

We take reasonable steps to:

Where we no longer require your personal information for a permitted purpose under the National Privacy Principles, we will take reasonable steps to destroy it.

Access and correction

In most cases, You can gain access to personal information that we hold about you. We will handle requests for access to your personal information in accordance with the National Privacy Principles.

If you would like access to any records of personal information we have about you or if you believe any information we have about you requires correction, please contact our Privacy Officer by phone on [TBA] or by email on [TBA].

Currency of information

We endeavour to ensure that the personal information it holds is accurate, complete and up-to-date. We encourage you to contact us in order to update any personal information we hold about you.

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