PropertySource Respects Your Privacy
At PropertySource confidentiality and protection of privacy are very important to us.
We understand the importance of protecting individuals' rights to privacy and that you may be concerned about the confidentiality of information that you provide to us. We have prepared this policy to help you understand how we will use that information.
Your right to privacy
In handling your personal information, we are subject to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and are required to comply with the Australian privacy principles (apps) set out in that act.
This policy sets out how we collect, use and disclose your personal information and your rights in relation to our management of your personal information.
By providing your information to us you agree that you have read this policy and accepted the matters set out in it. We may update this policy from time to time without notice to you by publishing a revised version on our website. You should check regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes.
What kinds of personal information do we collect? How do we store that information?
We will collect different types of information about you including without limitation:
All information we collect is stored either in hard copy and/or in our electronic database, which is available only to staff of PropertySource or its advisers, for example, accountants or lawyers.
Why do we collect your personal information? How do we use your information?
We collect your personal information to provide you with the best possible service. It is collected:
In the case of a purchase or sale by you, liaising with yours and the other parties legal and financial advisors/brokers, including but not limited to disclosing particulars of the sale/purchase;
Security of your personal information
We take all reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information that we hold is protected against misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.
Links to other websites
You consent to us contacting you from time to time to verify your personal information.
Can you access the personal information we hold about you?
Under the Australian Privacy Principles and relevant laws, we are required to provide you with access to your personal information and to make changes to your personal information on request. There are some exemptions to allowing access which may apply. If we refuse to give you access or to make a change to your personal information, we will provide you with reasons for the denial.
For information about privacy generally please contact the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner at www.oaic.gov.au.
Should you require any further information regarding your privacy you are welcome to contact:
Suite 602, Chatswood Chambers
815 Pacific Highway, Chatswood NSW 2067
Free: 1300 4 AGENT (1300 424 368)