What This Policy Covers
This policy covers how ASC treats personal information that asconline.net.au collects and receives, including information related to your past use of asconline.net.au products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that ASC does not own or control, or to people that ASC does not employ or manage.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We use a SSL certificate service to ensure you are communicating with ASC when purchasing from asconline.net.au.
We use SSL encryption for our checkout process to ensure confidentiality of data and for all secure areas of asconline.net.au relating to product purchasing or where providing or managing your account information.
Collection and Use of Information
ASC collects personal information when you purchase using our site, when you use asconline.net.au products or services, and when you visit asconline.net.au pages.
When you purchase products from us we ask for information such as your name, email address and postal address.
ASC collects information about your transactions with us.
ASC automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, asconline.net.au cookie information, and the page you request.
ASC uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfil your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal use only.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
ASC does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except when we have your permission.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Confidentiality and Security
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with Australian Federal regulations to protect personal information about you.
Links to other Websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
ASC may update this policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by placing a prominent notice on our site.
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