What is Personal Information and why do we collect it?
Personal Information is information or an opinion that identifies an individual. Examples of Personal Information we collect include: names, addresses, email addresses, birth date and phone numbers.
This Personal Information is obtained in many ways including interviews, correspondence, by telephone, by email, via our website www.sophiescamps.com.au, from your website, from other publicly available sources, from cookies and from third parties. We are not responsible for website links or policy of third parties as we have no control over those parties.
We collect your Personal Information for the primary purpose of effective representation of electors. We may also use your Personal Information for secondary purposes closely related to the primary purpose, in circumstances where you would reasonably expect such use or disclosure. You may unsubscribe from our mailing lists at any time by contacting us in writing.
Sensitive information is defined in the Privacy Act to include information or opinion about such things as an individual's racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, membership of a political association, religious or philosophical beliefs, membership of a trade union or other professional body, criminal record or health information.
Sensitive information will be used by us only:
- For the primary purpose for which it was obtained
- For a secondary purpose that is directly related to the primary purpose
- With your consent; or where required or authorised by law.
Where reasonable and practicable to do so, we will collect your Personal Information only from you. However, in some circumstances we may be provided with information by third parties. If you don’t want us to do this, you may unsubscribe from our mailing lists at any time, as noted above.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Your Personal Information may be disclosed in a number of circumstances including the following:
- Where required or authorised by law; and
- Third parties (such as the Australian Electoral Commission) where you have consented to the use or disclosure.
Your Personal Information may be shared with the related systems for the purposes listed below:
- Voter ID (Elected Technologies) for communication with you
Security of Personal Information
Your Personal Information is stored in a manner that reasonably protects it from misuse and loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.
Access to your Personal Information
You may access the Personal Information we hold about you to update or correct it, subject to certain exceptions. If you wish to access your Personal Information, please contact us in writing. To protect your Personal Information we may require identification from you before releasing the requested information.
Maintaining the Quality of your Personal Information
We will take reasonable steps to make sure that your Personal Information is accurate, complete and up-to-date. If you find that the information we have is not current or is inaccurate, please advise us as soon as practicable so we can update our records.
This Policy may change from time to time and is available on our website.
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