The Shop for Change Pty Ltd is committed to protecting the personal information it collects from you and this policy sets out how we will use and manage all the personal information that you give to us.
It applies to all personal information we receive, whether it is collected by The Shop for Change Pty Ltd through www.theshopforchange.com (the Website), or given to us by other means, such as in emails or by telephone. However, please be aware that we are not required to comply with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act) or the National Privacy Principals, and we do not claim that this policy is a statement of compliance with the Privacy Act.
How do we collect your information and what do we use it for?
We may collect any personal information (meaning information which may identify you) which you enter into the Website during your visit, as well as your IP address and domain name. We may also collect cookies from your computer, which enables us to tell when you use the Website. This allows us to customise your experience of the Website in an effort to optimise it for you.
We may also collect personal information if you contact us by email or telephone.
The reason we collect personal information is to provide you with the best possible experience when you use the Website and buy products from our Sellers. Giving us some personal information is optional, but if you choose not to provide it, you may not be able to enjoy the full functionality of the Website.
We generally disclose personal information only to our service providers who assist us in operating the Website and to our Sellers, who use it to fulfill your orders and communicate with you. We will not sell any of your personal information, and will only provide it to third parties unrelated to the Website with your consent.
Access and correction
National Privacy Principle 6 of the Australian Privacy Act allows you to get access to, and correct, the personal information we hold about you in certain circumstances. If you would like to access your information to do this, you can contact us using the details above.
Security and storage
We may store your personal information in different formats, including paper or electronic form. We take reasonable steps to keep your personal information secure, and to prevent unauthorised disclosure, access or misuse. We use both electronic and physical means to secure your information.
If you would like to know more about the Australian privacy regime, you can visit the federal privacy commissioner’s website at www.privacy.gov.au.
Transfer out of Australia
As the Website is not hosted in Australia, we transfer all data entered into the Website (including all personal information) to our hosting service provider in the US. By using the Website, you consent to the transfer.