2. Collection of personal information
We will only collect personal information which you expressly provide to us when using any part of the site. For example:
(a) to enable us to keep you up-to-date on the latest news and to respond to your feedback, you may provide us with your email address;
(b) to apply to be a member of the Siblings Australia forums, you will need to provide your name and contact details including email address;
(c) to register to be a member of Siblings Australia, you will need to download the membership form and complete your name, organisation (if applicable) and contact details; and
(d) to make a donation to Siblings Australia, you will need to download the ‘Donate Now’ form and provide your name, contact details and appropriate payment information.
3. Use of personal information
3.1 Siblings Australia uses personal information only to fulfil and process the requests of users and members. Information will only be used for marketing purposes (that is, to notify you about important functionality changes to the site, latest news and events, and new services), only if you have agreed to receive this information. If you no longer wish to receive such information, please let us know.
(a) if we believe there is a serious and imminent threat to the life, health or safety of yourself or another person;
(b) to investigate or report on activity which we believe on reasonable grounds to be unlawful;
(c) if disclosure is required or authorised by law (for example where a regulatory authority has the power to request the provision of certain records or information);
(d) if disclosure is reasonably necessary to enable an enforcement body to perform its functions, for example:
(i) the prevention, detection, investigation, prosecution or punishment of criminal offences; and
(ii) the preparation for, or conduct of, proceedings before any court or tribunal, or implementation of the orders of a court or tribunal.
4. Security of information
Siblings Australia will take all reasonable steps to ensure your personal information is protected from modification, misuse, disclosure, loss and unauthorised access. We protect the security of your financial information by ensuring that your credit card details are not stored on our server.
5. Cookies and session information
5.1 Cookies are pieces of information that a site sends to your computer's hard disk when you access information on that site. Each time you use your computer to access the same site, the information that was previously received is sent back to the site by your browser. Cookies do not identify individual users. However, when you visit the Siblings Australia site, our servers may record information about your usage, the time of your visit, its duration, the pages you visit and style settings.
6. Access to information
6.1 Please contact us if you would like to access a copy of your personal information or believe that the information we have about you is not up-to-date, complete or accurate. You have the right to request the correction of any information which relates to you and is inaccurate. If you would like Siblings Australia to delete your personal information, please let us know and we will take all reasonable steps to delete it unless we are required by law to keep it.