Privacy and personal information
Compact is committed to protecting the privacy of individuals’ personal information. Compact is bound by the National Privacy Principles set out in the Privacy Act 1988 (Commonwealth) (“the Act”) in relation to its management of personal information of Australian citizens and permanent residents.
Collection of personal information
Compact may, from time to time, collect and use personal information. The types of personal information Compact collects from you depends upon how you use the Web Site. Generally speaking however, Compact may collect and store any personal information which you enter into the Web Site or which relates to your use of the Web Site.
Disclosure of personal information
Compact will not disclose personal information about you collected through the Web Site to third parties except: where third parties appointed by Compact require access to personal information held by Compact to perform services (in these cases, Compact requires these contractors to keep that personal information confidential and not to use or disclose it for any purpose other than the purpose of performing those services); to any related organisations of Compact in accordance with the law;
Compact is required or authorised by law to disclose personal information, for example to law enforcement agencies; or with your consent.
Access to personal information
You may seek access to personal information which Compact holds about you and Compact will provide access to that information in accordance with the Act. There are certain exemptions which may apply to the provision of that information. Compact may charge an administration fee for granting access to information. To request access to personal information, contact us at the address set out below.
The Web Site contains links to other sites. With the exception of other sites owned by Compact, Compact does not control the privacy practices or policies of sites reached through links from this Web Site. If you have any questions about the privacy practices and policies of those sites then you should contact the companies controlling those sites directly.
If you have any questions or concerns about collection, use or disclosure of personal information, please contact us.