Paradise Road Farm is bound by the Privacy Act and the 13 Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) set out in that Act. The APPs regulate the way that we are required to handle personal information. The Privacy Act does not apply to the handling of information that does not relate to individuals – for instance information about corporations.
Collecting your personal information.
Your personal information is only collected with your consent. The type of personal information that we collect from you will depend upon what dealings you have with us.
Paradise Road Farm only obtains your personal information where required to provide accommodation, experiences or marketing and promotional activities. This personal information may include one or more of the following: your name, address, contact details, date of birth, credit card details, government issue photo identification reference number,
Paradise Road Farm also collects your personal information if the law requires us to collect it.
If Paradise Road Farm does not collect your personal information, we may not be able to deal with you, or provide you with the requested service or experience.
Collecting sensitive information
Sensitive information is personal information about a person’s racial or ethnic origin, political opinion, membership of a political association, religious beliefs or affiliations, philosophical beliefs, membership of a professional or trade association, membership of a trade union, sexual orientation or practices, criminal record, genetic information or health information.
Paradise Road Farm will not collect, use or disclose sensitive information about you unless we need the information for our purposes and we have your consent (or we are legally required to do so). For example, we may collect health information from you when responding to a medical or emergency situation.
Collecting information requested by law
Paradise Road Farm may collect information from you because we are required or authorised by an Australian law or court or tribunal order to collect that information.
Security of personal information
We will make all reasonable endeavours to protect your personal information securely against unauthorised use and access. Your personal information will be recorded, amended and used only by authorised persons who are required to keep your information confidential.
Use and disclose of your personal information.
Personal information will only be used by Paradise Road Farm in the provision of services for which it was obtained and may be used to you, through direct marketing, with knowledge of other services and promotions that we provide. Your personal information is not sold or passed to third parties for their marketing purposes.
Examples of how we may use your information include:
Sharing information with other organisations
While we will not use your information for any purpose without your consent, we reserve the right to use information in circumstances relating to the public interest. These circumstances may be related to:
Disclosing your personal information overseas
Paradise Road Farm may need to disclose your information to organisations located overseas. From time to time we may choose to use online solutions located overseas to perform direct marketing, undertake surveys and store data. Also, we only disclose your information to these overseas organisations when it is necessary for the services they provide to Paradise Road Farm. When we disclose your information overseas, we are required to take measures to ensure your information is treated in accordance with the standards that apply in Australia.
Marketing and privacy
As part of Paradise Road Farm’s service to you, Paradise Road Farm may use personal information we have collected about you to identify a product or service that may benefit you. You can contact us at any time if you do not want to receive marketing information from Paradise Road Farm.
Your consent is important
Paradise Road Farm may require your consent to use and/or disclose your information in particular ways. For example, we need your consent if we need to use your information for a purpose that is not related to the purpose for which we collected your information in the first place. Depending on the circumstances, this consent may be expressed (for example, you expressly agree to the specific use of your information by ticking a box) or implied by some action you take or do not take (for example, your agreement is implied by the fact that you have agreed to our service terms and conditions which contains information about the use or disclosure).
Managing your personal information
Paradise Road Farm protects your personal information from misuse and loss. Paradise Road Farm may store your personal information in hardcopy documents or electronically. Paradise Road Farm takes care to maintain both physical and electronic security to protect your personal data.
Access to and correction of personal information
You are welcome to request details of personal information that we hold about you. To do so, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or write to: Paradise Road Farm, 478 Claude Road, TAS 7306.
We will require personal identification to verify your identity before providing you with the information requested. If you find that personal information we hold about you is inaccurate, incomplete or out-of-date, please contact our staff.
Resolving your concerns
You are entitled to complain if you believe that your privacy has been compromised or that Paradise Road Farm has breached the Privacy Act, or an applicable code. You can contact us at email@example.com, or write to: Paradise Road Farm, 478 Claude Road, TAS 7306.
Changes in the future
Additional information on privacy
For further information about privacy issues and the protection of privacy, visit the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner web site at www.oaic.gov.au