This policy applies to any personal information you may provide to us.
By giving your personal information to Cheap as Chips, you are consenting to our use of that information in accordance with this policy. We reserve the right to change this Policy from time to time. Any updates of this Policy can be accessed via our website.
No attempt will be made to identify individual users or their browsing activities except in the event that it is reasonably necessary for the enforcement of criminal law. In the case of the latter, we will comply with the Australian Privacy Principles set out in the Privacy Act regarding the limits and protocols associated with disclosure of personal information.
Types of personal information collected
The types of personal information that we collect and hold will vary depending on your dealings with us. The information may include any or all of the following:
Name, address(es), telephone number (s) and other contact details;
Payment information (such as credit card or bank details);
Standard employment information for recruitment purposes;
Other personal information required to provide our services; and
Transaction details relating to your use of our products, services or benefits.
We will also collect your date of birth (and driver’s licence number) where required (e.g. to comply with legal requirements).
We may collect sensitive information by only if you agree to provide it to us. If you agree to provide us with sensitive information, we will only use it in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988.
You do not have to provide us with any personal information, however if you do not do so, we may not be able to provide you with the products, services or benefits you have requested.
How we collect personal information
Generally, we collect personal information directly for you, such as:
When you submit information through our website;
When you submit information via our social media sites and smartphone applications;
When you enter into a promotion conducted by us or a third party;
When you complete a survey or provide feedback;
When you order goods or services;
In the course of us providing you with a requested product, service or benefit; or
When you have other dealings with us.
We collection personal information through;
Our related bodies corporate;
Our business partners; and
Third parties who supply services to us.
Why we collect, use and disclose personal information
We will collection personal information for the following purposes:
To establish and maintain your relationship with us;
To provide the products and services you have requested from us;
To register you for events and promotions;
To assist us to make our services and products more valuable or useful to you;
To answer any inquiry you make; or
To screen your suitability for a job.
We may also disclose your personal information to third parties who work with us in our business to provide, promote or improve the products or service you have requested or are interested in, such as:
Manufacturers and suppliers;
Marketing consultants and promotions companies; and
Consultants and professional advisers.
We will also use and disclose your personal information to send direct marketing to you from:
Our related bodies corporate.
The direct marketing may relate to:
Our products and services;
The products and services of other parties;
Promotions run by us or other parties; or
New developments we believe may be of interest to you.
You may opt-out of receiving direct marketing through the unsubscribe function that will be made available to you with each direct marketing communication.
How we store and protect personal information
We store personal information in a combination of storage facilities, paper-based files and other records. In doing so, we have taken numerous steps to protect your personal information from misuse, interference and loss, and unauthorised access, modification or disclose. Additionally, we take reasonable steps to destroy personal information when we no longer need it.
The internet is not a secure method of transmitting information. Accordingly, other than where we use secure socket lay technology (SSL) to ensure information is securely transmitted and processed, we cannot and do not accept responsibility for the security of information you send to or receive from us over the internet, or for any unauthorised access or use of that information.
Do we send personal information overseas?
We will not transfer your information outside of Australia.
How you can access your personal information
We will take reasonable steps to make sure that the personal information we collect use or disclose is accurate, complete and up to date. If your personal details change, such as your address or phone number, please contact our Privacy Officer.
At your request, we will provide you with a copy of any personal information which we hold about you, unless an exception under the Privacy Act 1988 applies. We may charge a fee for retrieving this information, in which case we will inform you of the fee and obtain your agreement to that fee before providing the information.
We will promptly acknowledge and investigate any complaint about the way we manager personal information.
Information is also generated whenever a page is accessed on our website that records information such as the time, date and specific page. We may collect such information for statistical and maintenance purposes that enables us to continually evaluate our website performance.
How to contact us or make a complaint
The Privacy Officer
12-16 Butler Boulevard
Burbridge Business Park
Adelaide Airport SA 5950
(08) 8150 1400
For more information on privacy see the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner’s website at: http://www.oaic.gov.au
We will take reasonable steps to remedy any issue resulting from our failure to comply with our privacy obligations.
This policy will be reviewed from time to time to take into account any changes to laws and technology, and changes to our operations and practices.