Koala Carpets is committed to protecting your
privacy. This Statement discloses the practices by which Koala Carpets intends to protect the quality and integrity of your personally
We understand how important the privacy of your personal information
is to you, as such, Koala Carpets provides the following Guidelines defining
how we shall deal with your personal information
Koala Carpets will only collect personal information that is necessary
for providing those services offered on our website. We shall advise
you at all times the purpose of our collection and ensure that your
personal information is collected by lawful and fair means and by your
When submitting information on our site, we will collect details
including your name and email address such that newsletters can be
delivered to you. The information we collect is essential for us to
be able to identify accurately who is requesting our newsletter service
so that we may be able to respond to your request.
Such information which is collected will be held in the strictest
2. Use and Disclosure
Personal Information we collect will only be used and disclosed
for the purposes identified in our website. Should Koala Carpets intend
utilising this information for secondary purposes your express
consent would first be obtained.
3. Data Quality
Reasonable steps will be taken to ensure that personal information
which is collected, used and disclosed is relevant, accurate, complete
and up to date for the purposes for which it is to be utilised.
4. Data Security
In house safeguards will monitor and maintain personal information
to protect against unauthorised access, misuse, alteration, destruction
and loss. Furthermore, all information that Koala Carpets no longer requires
will be destroyed or permanently de-identified to ensure continued
protection of your personally identifiable information.
Koala Carpets publicly exhibits its personal information
practices and management policies. As well as making these guidelines
Koala Carpets will take reasonable
steps to bring to your attention what information it holds, for what
purposes and how it collected, uses
and discloses that information.
6. Access and Correction
Where information is held by Koala Carpets regarding an individual,
access will be provided upon request in a form reasonably suitable
to the information held, except to the extent that;
(a) The request for access by the individual is frivolous or vexatious;
(b) Providing access would unreasonably impact on the privacy of others;
(c) Providing access would be unlawful; or
(d) Providing access would prejudice commercial negotiations between the
individual and Koala Carpets.
If access is denied to an individual then written reasons will
be provided outlining why access has been denied.
Where an individual establishes that the information held about
them by Koala Carpets is not accurate,
complete or up to date, Koala Carpets will
take reasonable steps to correct that information.
We will provide full access to all personal information you have
given to us. If you do not wish to have personal information used for
a particular purpose we will not do this.
If you desire to review or make necessary corrections or remove
personal information you do not wish us to retain please e-mail
us to do
Koala Carpets will not adopt an identifier that has been assigned
by a Government agency as a means of identifying an individual.
Whenever it is lawful and practicable, individuals will have the
option of not identifying themselves when entering into transactions
with Koala Carpets.
9. Transborder data flows
Koala Carpets will not transfer personal data outside of Australia unless:
(a) the individual concerned consents to the transfer; or
(b) Koala Carpets has a reasonable belief that
the overseas recipient is subject to similar privacy laws to Australia
(c) the transfer is necessary for the performance of a contract between the
individual concerned and Koala Carpets
(d) the transfer is for the benefit of the individual concerned and it is
not practicable to obtain the individual's consent as to the subject
matter of the information transferred.
10. Sensitive Information
Koala Carpets will not collect personal information which reveals
race, religious beliefs, political opinions, trade union membership,
details of health, disability or sexual activity or orientation unless
the individual has consented.
As such Koala Carpets will not collect personally identifiable information
about you except when you have authorised us to do so.
Cookies and Browsing
Information we collect via our website contributes to the development
of the site by allowing statistical analysis of users. This collection
of statistical data is carried out anonymously with no attempt to identify
users or monitor their specific browsing activities.
As such, in order to help us improve our customer service, we
utilise cookies in order to statistically track our web sites performance.
We collect anonymous information from users of our web site including
monitoring the domains from which people visit and measuring visitor
We will only use your disclosed personal information or information
generated by cookies that you have provided to us when we have given
you notification of the intended use or disclosure and you have not
objected to that use or disclosure or you have specifically and knowingly
provided that information to us. Koala Carpets will not share your personal
information with individuals or organisations outside of Koala Carpets.