Personal information about visitors to thesocialvine.com.au is collected only when knowingly and voluntarily submitted. For example, we may need to collect such information to provide you with further services or to answer or forward any requests or enquiries. It is our intention that this policy will protect your personal information from being dealt with in any way that is inconsistent with applicable privacy laws in Australia.
Copies of correspondence sent from the website, data from Google's Interest-based advertising or 3rd-party audience data (such as age, gender and interests) with Google Analytics, that may contain personal information, are stored as archives for record-keeping and back-up purposes only.
We provide ‘support’ links on The Social Vine that enable you to send emails directly to us (for example, if you need assistance with any of our services or generally in relation to The Social Vine). We will retain emails you send for the purposes of contacting you and for our internal purposes.
We may also disclose your personal information:
to our professional advisors;
to law enforcement authorities, if we suspect that an unlawful act is being committed or that such disclosure will prevent that unlawful act; or
as otherwise required or authorised by law.
The Social Vine uses ‘cookies’ to identify information about your web browser session and personalisation data each time you visit The Social Vine. A ‘cookie’ is a small data file that will be stored by your web browser when you access The Social Vine. These cookies do not contain any of your personal information such as name or email; the information stored in the cookie will only identify you to The Social Vine.
Cookies can be used to enhance your use of The Social Vine, as we use them to help personalise The Social Vine’s delivery of services and material to you, such as information, which is most relevant to your profile and interests. You can set up your browser so that it does not accept our cookies. You can also manually delete our cookies from your browser. Security of your personal information
We will use reasonable security measures to protect your personal information from loss or unauthorised access, use or disclosure. In addition, our employees and contractors who provide services related to our information systems are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by us. However, we will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised access to your personal information.
You are entitled to know what personal information we hold about you. You are also entitled to update or correct your personal information. If you would like to contact us in relation to your personal information, please do so by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further Privacy Information: For more information about privacy issues in Australia and protecting your privacy, visit the Australian Federal Privacy Commissioner's web site. http://www.privacy.gov.au/ We welcome your comments and feedback.