The Palmer United Party will not collect any personal information about you without your consent. We primarily collect information about you through registration (when we ask for information such as your email address, name, date of birth, address and phone number), feedback, online enquiry/submit forms, telephone conversations and emails. We also collect information from sources that are publicly available.
Use and disclosure
Generally, we only disclose your personal information for a purpose that is related to your comments or enquiry. This may include but is not limited to disclosures to people and or organizations that provide us with professional advice and or feedback. We generally only use or disclose your personal information to:
- manage our relationship with you and/or keep you updated on our activities/news, etc.;
- respond to your enquiries or comments;
- supply you with services or information you have requested;
- request your assistance (such as volunteering or donating to assist in our campaigns);
- disclose donations, whether required by law or otherwise;
- Party candidates or members;
- help us to improve our website and services;
- other organizations that provide services to us, such as telecommunications companies, event organizers, IT contractors (such as website developers and hosts), lawyers, accountants, financiers and promotions companies; and
- Meet any legal requirements.
We use your email address to maintain contact with you in relation to our activities. These forms of contact may include eNewsletters, press releases or other forms of electronic information/communication. You may unsubscribe at any time to stop receiving these communications by clicking on the unsubscribe facility at the bottom of the electronic communication or by contacting our office via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.You may opt out of all further contact from us at any time by contacting membership@PalmerUnited.com.
We may disclose personal information where it is with your consent or where we are legally required to do so, such as under a court order.
How we protect your Personal Information
This online service is hosted in Australia in secure facilities. To help protect the privacy of data and personal information we collect and hold, we maintain physical, technical and administrative safeguards. We update and test our security technology on an ongoing basis.
We train our employees about the importance of confidentiality and maintaining the privacy and security of your information. Access to your Personal Information is restricted to employees who need it to provide services to you.
The Palmer United Party will endeavor to take all reasonable steps to keep secure any information which we hold about you, and to keep this information accurate and up to date. The Palmer United Party will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorized access to your personal information.
Palmer United Party collects the following non-personally identifiable information from visitors to our website, including but not limited to browser type, version and language, operating system, pages viewed while browsing the site, page access times and referring website address. Our purpose in collecting non-personally identifiable information is to better understand how visitors use our website.
Payments made using NAB Transact
Membership of the Palmer United Party can be cancelled at any time by contacting membership@PalmerUnited.com.
Membership payments made to the Palmer United Party are non-refundable and we do not issue refunds for part year cancellations.
In the instance where a bona fide error has been made while completing a membership application, a request for refund may be made by contacting membership@PalmerUnited.com within 24 hours of the payment being made. We will endeavor to process your refund within 60 days.
How we deal with Complaints or Requests
You may request access to Personal Information about you that we hold and you may ask us to correct your Personal Information if you find that it is not accurate, up-to-date or complete. You may also make a complaint about our handling of your Personal Information.
To protect your privacy and the privacy of others, we will need evidence of your identity before we can grant you access to information about you or change it.
You can contact us by telephone (07)3233 0888, fax (07)3036 6666, send your request or complaint to the postal address below, or contact us via email Admin@PalmerUnited.com.
The Privacy Officer
Palmer United Party
GPO Box 3138
Brisbane QLD 4001