Ideal Bride realises the importance of ensuring that personal information held by us is treated confidentially and we are committed to ensuring that all personal information is only collected, disclosed, used and stored in accordance with the National Privacy Principles set out under the Federal Privacy Act 1988.
What is 'personal information'?
'Personal Information' is information or an opinion (including information or an opinion forming part of a database) whether true or not, and whether recorded in a material form or not, about an individual whose identity is apparent, or can reasonably be ascertained, from the information or opinion.
Collection of Statistical Information via Ideal Bride's website
Ideal Bride's internet service provider makes a record of each visit to Ideal Bride's web site. When you visit our website, the following information is logged for statistical purposes only:
- your server address
- your top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, etc)
- the date and time of your visit to the site
- the pages accessed and documents downloaded by you
- the previous site visited by you
- the type of browser used by you
Use and disclosure of personal information
Any personal information that we collect will only be used and disclosed for the purpose for which it has been provided to us.
Personal information may need to be disclosed to external service providers engaged by Ideal Bride in order for those service providers to fulfil their service obligations to us. For example:
- IT service providers who assist in managing Ideal Bride's servers and networks may need to access client data in order to maintain the servers and networks;
Where personal information is disclosed to an external party, Ideal Bride will take steps to ensure that the external party treats such information confidentially and in accordance with the Federal Privacy Act 1988.
If you have registered through our website to receive email communications from us, we may use your contact details to send you newsletters, marketing emails or invitations to the Ideal Bride Expo and any events that may be of interest to you. However, at any time you may opt out of receiving such materials by visiting www.idealbride.com.au/unsubscribe. Upon receiving such a request, Ideal Bride will remove your contact details from our distribution lists.
Accessing and Correcting Personal Information
You may request us to provide you with access to personal information we hold about you. We will process all requests for access to personal information in accordance with the National Privacy Principles. In most cases, we will provide you with access to your personal information. However, we may refuse access in certain situations as listed in the National Privacy Principles. If we refuse to give you access, we will provide you with reasons for our refusal.
If any personal information we hold about you is not accurate, complete or up-to-date, please inform us and in most cases, we will use all reasonable efforts to update the information..
Personal information security
Ideal Bride is committed to keeping the data you provide to us secure and we will take all reasonable precautions to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse or alteration.