Legal / Privacy

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Privacy

House Search Australia is committed to the regulations of the Privacy Act 1988, the Privacy Amendment Act 2000, and the National Privacy Principles 2001. We understand that privacy is important to you and we are subject to these principles which govern how personal information is handled by private sector organizations.

All information received by us is kept in the strictest confidence and is accessible only to the directors and employees of House Search Australia. We do not sell, rent, distribute or disclose any personal information to any third party, except where it is required by law to do so.

Our policy below explains in more detail how Parmac (NSW) Pty Ltd (trading as House Search Australia) collects, stores, uses, protects and manages information provided by clients.

What personal information does Parmac (NSW) Pty Ltd collect?

Personal information means any information that can identify you and we may collect such information in order to provide you with our services or manage our relationship with you.
If you acquire services from our organisation, we may ask you to provide certain details including your contact details and other relevant information.

Generally, however, we will not collect sensitive information about you unless this is required to enable us to provide you with relevant services. If we need such information, we will seek your consent at the time of collecting this information.

How is personal information collated and stored?

This will depend on how you interact with us or the services we provide upon your request.
We may collect personal information about you from an application form or verbally from a personal consultation if you meet directly or speak with us.
Parmac (NSW) Pty Ltd takes reasonable steps to ensure the security of personal information held by it from such risks as loss or unauthorised access, destruction, use, modification or disclosure.

How is personal information used and who has access to it?

Our policy is to use personal information only for the main business purposes for which it was originally collected. This information may be used to either provide you with requested information about our services, to manage our relationship with you, or to notify you about other services or promotions that our organization may be involved in.
If at any time you no longer wish to be notified about other services or promotions please let us know.
To maintain the confidentiality of our clients, Parmac (NSW) Pty Ltd does not sell, rent or distribute personal information to, or with, third parties.
In some circumstances, however, personal information may be disclosed for legal reasons, as disclosures may need to be made to law enforcement agencies, government agencies, courts or external advisers.

In some circumstances, personal information is disclosed to third parties where this is related to the supply of our services. However, if this occurs, you will be advised of these disclosures at the time you request us to supply you with our services.

Personal information may also be disclosed to third parties to whom Parmac (NSW) Pty Ltd contracts out specialised functions, such as mailing organisations and printing companies. If this is the case, we take steps to ensure that those contractors comply with the Privacy Act, and are authorised only to use personal information in order to perform the functions as required by our organisation.

How can you access your personal information?

Under the Privacy Act, you have a right to seek access to information which we hold about you, although there are some exceptions to this. You also have the right to ask us to correct information about you which is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date. Our policy is to consider any requests for access or correction in a timely manner.
To provide you with access to your personal information, Parmac (NSW) Pty Ltd would usually provide you with a print-out of the relevant personal information from our current databases, or with photocopies of records which are held only on current paper files.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions regarding this privacy policy.

Note that this policy may be subject to alteration from time to time.