NBC is obliged to comply under the Privacy Act 1988 with Australian Privacy Principles (APP’s) effect from July 2016. The following policy statement provides an overview of how we are meeting these privacy compliance obligations.
Protecting your privacy is important to NBC. Whenever we collect and otherwise deal with your personal information, we are governed by the APP’s which are contained in the Privacy Act 1988. Therefore, whenever collecting and dealing with information such as your name, address, email address or phone number and any sensitive information such as health information, we will be bound by the APP’s. Whenever we collect personal information from you, we make every reasonable attempt to inform you of why we are collecting your information, to whom we will disclose that information and the purposes for which we intend to use that information. In general, the purposes for which we collect your personal information include to:
To ensure that these purposes are fulfilled, the information will be stored, processed and handled in a manner that complies with the APP’s.
At all times, we will take great care to ensure that your personal information is protected and treated confidentially and in accordance with the Privacy Act. If you believe that we have not dealt with your personal information in a manner that complies with the Privacy Act or if you wish to access personal information that we hold about you, please speak with the President via firstname.lastname@example.org