At Mycar we are committed to providing you with the best service
possible, which includes ensuring that our advertisers privacy is
The Commonwealth Government on 21 December, 2001 introduced into
the Privacy Act 1988 the National Privacy Principles. At Mycar we
are committed to ensuring that we comply with those National Privacy
The National Privacy Principles control the manner in which we
are able to collect, store, use and disclose your personal information,
including any sensitive information provided to us.
Sensitive information includes (amongst other things) information
about an individual’s membership of a professional or trade
association. We will collect personal information, which is information
or an opinion about an individual identifying that individual or
making that reasonably possible. That information will include your
name, address, age and contact details.
At Mycar we ensure that we collect information that is necessary
for one or more of our functions or activities.
We do not collect information by unlawful or unfair means nor are
we intrusive in any way. The information is collected for the purposes
of ensuring that we provide you with the utmost service and to assist
us in meeting your advertising needs.
Not providing us with the necessary personal information may affect
our ability to properly service your advertising needs.
Use and disclosure of your personal information
In order that we may provide you with the utmost of service, at
times we will use and disclose your personal information for approved
purposes, which may include:
- To address information technology requirements, systems, maintenance
and development issues.
- To analyse and process the information for product development,
marketing and research purposes and to extend our range of services.
- To investigate and resolve complaints concerning the provision
of services by us or others associated with us.
- Marketing directly to you in accordance with the National Privacy
- For compliance with any legislative or regulatory provisions.
- For any unrelated secondary purpose to which you provide your
- By disclosure of your personal information in the manner authorised
or required by law.
- By disclosure of your personal information to others whether
in Australia or otherwise only for the purposes for which are
properly considered to be part of an approved purpose.
We ensure that we will not use or disclose personal information
about you other than for a primary purpose of its collection, unless
the secondary purpose is related to the primary purpose of collection
and you reasonably expect us to disclose personal information for
the secondary purpose.
Alternatively, you may consent to our use or disclosure, however,
there will be circumstances where information which is not sensitive
information may be used for direct marketing. For instance, where
it is impracticable for us to seek your consent.
Security and Quality of your personal information
At Mycar we will take all reasonable steps to ensure that any of
your personal information which includes sensitive information (if
any), is stored, used or disclosed in an accurate, complete and
up to date fashion.
Further, we shall take all reasonable steps to protect your personal
information, which includes your sensitive information from misuse,
loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure in
Privacy Principles. For example, all information (not for publication
on this Web site) about an advertiser is stored on an “offline”
Access and Correction to Your Personal Information
The National Privacy Principles provides that upon request, you
are able to gain access to your personal information (unless an
Any request for access to personal information will not incur any
Where ever possible lawful and practicable, we will provide you
with the option of not identifying yourself when entering into any
agreement with us.
Should you have any complaints about us regarding any breach of
any of the issues raised here, please contact us to discuss. We
are committed to ensuring that any concerns that you may have are
dealt with promptly and appropriately.