We respect your privacy
Variety Australia Ltd (ABN 55 891 232 898) (Variety) and each Variety – the Children’s Charity (Variety) State Association respects your right to privacy. This policy covers how VA and the Variety State Associations (collectively we, us, our) collect and treat your personal information.
Personal information is defined as information or an opinion about an identified individual, or an individual who is reasonably identifiable, whether the information or opinion is true or not, and whether the information or opinion is recorded in a material form or not.
Variety State Association means each Variety State Association operating as an incorporated association in an Australian State or Territory and licensed to use the Variety name, trade-marks and other intellectual property.
Personal information collected by Variety
Variety may collect the following types of personal information from you:
Variety collects personal information from you in various ways including, when you interact with us electronically or in person, when you access our website, when you enrol to a Variety event, when you request for assistance from Variety and at other times.
If you do not provide us with the information we request, we may not be able to fulfil the applicable purpose of collection, such as to process a request for assistance, add you to an event or to process your donation. However, you may choose to contact Variety to discuss the matter further.
Where practicable, we will collect personal information directly from you. If we receive information about you from someone else, we will take reasonable steps to ensure you are aware that we have collected personal information about you and the circumstances of the collection.
Use and disclosure of your personal information
Our main purposes for collecting, holding, using and disclosing personal information are the following:
We do not provide your information to third parties, except as follows:
To conduct our business, we may transfer personal information to our affiliates or service providers outside of Australia, including to the US. The privacy laws of those countries may not provide the same level of protection as the privacy laws of the country from which the personal information was collected. However, this does not change our commitments to safeguard your privacy and we will comply with all applicable laws relating to the cross-border data disclosure.
Variety may from time to time, send you marketing materials. We only do so in accordance with applicable laws or with your prior consent. If you are receiving promotional information from us and do not wish to receive this information any longer, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org asking to be removed from our mailing lists, or use the unsubscribe facilities included in our marketing communications.
Security of your personal information
We take reasonable steps to keep your personal information accurate, up to date and complete, and to protect it from misuse, interference and loss or unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.
Access to your personal information
You may access and update your personal information by contacting us at email@example.com. We may charge a reasonable administration fee for this access.
If at any time you wish to change personal information that we hold about you because it is inaccurate or out of date, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will amend your record. If you wish to have your personal information deleted, please let us know in the same manner as referred to above and we will take all reasonable steps to delete it unless we need to keep it for legal reasons.
Complaints about privacy
If you have any complaints about our privacy practices, please send in the details of your complaints to Variety Australia Limited, 47 Herbert St, Artarmon, NSW, 2064 or email us at email@example.com. We take any privacy complaint seriously and will deal fairly and promptly with your complaint. However, if you are not satisfied with the response from Variety, you can direct your complaint (in writing) to the Federal Privacy Commissioner at:
Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC)
GPO Box 5218
Sydney NSW 1042
P: 1300 363 992
When you visit our website
When you come on to our website we may collect certain information such as browser type, operating system, website visited immediately before coming to our site, etc. This information is used in an aggregated manner to analyse how people use our site, such that we can improve our service.
Third party sites
How to Contact Us
47 Herbert St, Artarmon, NSW 2064 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.