Why do we collect personal information?
We collect personal information about our subscribers, suppliers and clients to understand and meet their needs, to conduct our activities and meet legal obligations.
What personal information do we collect?
The types of personal information we may collect include contact information (such as your name, address, and email address). Booktastik also collects statistical information about visitors to our website. Generally, this information cannot be used to identify particular individuals but in some circumstances it may include a visitor’s internet protocol address, which could be linked to the individual.This information may be collected by way of forms filled out by individuals (including via online forms).
If you choose not to provide the information we need to fulfill your request for a specific product or service or to participate in Booktastik activities, we may not be able to provide you with the requested product or service or may not be able to allow you to participate in our activities.
How might Booktastik use personal information?
Booktastik may use and disclose your personal information for the primary purpose of collection, or for reasonably expected secondary purposes which are related to the primary purpose, or for purposes to which you have consented, and in other circumstances authorised by the Privacy Act.
Generally, Booktastik uses your personal information for the following purposes:
- To provide you with our products and services;
- To respond to your queries or feedback;
- To send you any communications in which we think you might be interested, or which you have requested; and
- To let you know about developments in our procedures, products, services, activities and programs that might be useful to you.
Disclosure of personal information to other parties
Booktastik may disclose your personal information to third parties such as our external service providers that provide services to us. Although we seek to engage external service providers who comply with the requirements of the Privacy Act, we do not accept responsibility for the misuse of personal information by these third parties.
We may also disclose your personal information if it is required or authorised by law or where disclosure is necessary to prevent a threat to life, health or safety.
We do not sell or license your personal information to third parties.
Security and management of personal information
Booktastik will take reasonable steps to protect the personal information we hold from misuse and loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.
Links from our website to other websites
Our website may contain links to third party websites. We do not operate these websites and therefore are not responsible for the collection or handling of personal information by the operators of these websites.
Updating your personal information
We endeavour to ensure that the personal information we hold about you is accurate, complete and up-to-date. Please contact Booktastik at the address set out below if you believe that the information we hold about you requires changing or is out-of-date.
Updates to this Policy