CarWant, we, us, our) collects, stores, uses and discloses your personal information. For the purpose of this Policy, Personal Information means information that can be used to reasonably identify an individual.
CarWant and privacy
CarWant has opted in to be covered by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).
What Personal Information is collected?
CarWant collects Personal Information to assist us to conduct our activities and provide the range of services we offer.
Personal information collected by CarWant may include:
How is Personal Information collected?
CarWant collects Personal Information in a number of ways, including:
from third parties such as:
How is Personal Information used?
Your Personal Information may be used for the following purposes:
How is Personal Information disclosed?
CarWant may disclose Personal Information to individuals and organisations other than CarWant. The individuals and organisations to which we may disclose Personal Information include:
If you do not want CarWant to disclose your Personal Information to these individuals and organisations, please do not submit an enquiry.
Maintaining Personal Information quality
CarWant strives to maintain accurate and up-to-date records. However, we will not change your Personal Information or account information unless you request us to do so in writing. You may update certain Personal Information through your membership account.
How to access your Personal Information
You generally have a right to access your Personal Information, subject to a few exceptions provided by law. If you wish to access your Personal Information which is not directly accessible through the Site, please contact us. Please remember to provide as much detail as you can as this will help us to find the information. There is no charge for this service, however you may be required to verify your identity before any information is released to you.
Transfer of Personal Information outside of Australia
Security and Personal Information
Your Personal Information is stored electronically on CarWant's systems. We will take all reasonable steps to protect the Personal Information that we hold from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modifications or disclosure, including by means of firewalls, password access, secure servers and data encryption.
If you suspect any misuse or loss of, or unauthorised access to, your Personal Information, please let us know immediately.
We retain Personal Information no longer than is legally permissible and delete your Personal Information when it is no longer necessary for the purposes as described in this Policy and CarWant's Terms and Conditions.
Our Site may contain links to other websites operated by third parties. We make no representations or warranties in relation to the privacy practices of any third party website and we are not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of any third party website. Third party websites are responsible for informing you about their own privacy practices.
If you have a problem, complaint, want to change your Personal Information or just wish to enquire about privacy please contact us.
Baulkham Hills BC,
PO Box 7508, Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153
Contact: Brenda Gellel
CarWant treats complaints relating to privacy extremely seriously. If you submit a concern or complaint, we will endeavour to deal with it comprehensively and reach an outcome with which all parties are satisfied. If you would like further information about privacy in Australia, please review the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner's website.