What personal information do we collect, use and disclose?

Smack Bang Designs, in the course of conducting its business, collects a range of personal information including, amongst other things, names, email addresses, mailing and residential addresses, business and home phone numbers.

Smack Bang Designs only collects personal information that is reasonably necessary for one or more of Smack Bang Designs’ functions or activities.

Smack Bang Designs only collects sensitive information1 if it is reasonably necessary for Smack Bang Designs’ functions or activities or an exception applies under the Privacy Act and the individual to whom the information relates has given their express consent to the collection.

1 Sensitive Information includes information about an individual’s mental health, disability, racial or ethnic origin, criminal convictions, religious affiliation and political affiliation.

How do Smack Bang Designs collect the information?

Collection of personal information by Smack Bang Designs is only done by lawful and fair means.

Smack Bang Designs collects personal information about an individual directly from that individual wherever it is reasonable and practicable to do so. This may be through contact forms, letters, emails, websites, receipts, telephone conversations, consultations and attendance at events.

Smack Bang Designs will always take reasonable steps to ensure individuals are aware of (amongst other things) the facts and circumstances of collection, the purpose of collection and information about Smack Bang Designs’ privacy policy.

What does Smack Bang Designs use personal information for?

Smack Bang Designs will only use or disclose personal information for the Primary Purpose including things such as managing our relationships, performing administrative functions, informing customers and others about our products and services by direct marketing methods, market research, building and maintaining business relationships, implementing our communication model and complying with legal requirements.

Where Smack Bang Designs uses personal information other than for the Primary Purpose, Smack Bang Designs does so in accordance with the Privacy Act and APP 6.

Direct Marketing

Smack Bang Designs engages in direct marketing of its products and services from time to time.

Smack Bang Designs only uses personal information for direct marketing in circumstances where Smack Bang Designs has collected the information directly from the individual and that individual reasonably expects to receive direct marketing material from Smack Bang Designs (for example, where an individual has signed up to receive direct marketing material from Smack Bang Designs).

Smack Bang Designs offers all individuals the opportunity to unsubscribe from receiving direct marketing communications.

Access to and accuracy of personal information

Smack Bang Designs takes all reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information it collects, uses and/or discloses is accurate, complete, up to date and relevant.

You have the right to ensure that your personal information which is held by Smack Bang Designs is accurate. To make a request to access and/or correct your personal information, please contact Smack Bang Designs’ Privacy Officer using the contact details provided below.

While Smack Bang Designs will always endeavour to give access to personal information free of charge, Smack Bang Designs reserves the right to charge individuals for access to personal information to cover costs associated with:

searching for, locating and retrieving personal information and deciding which information to provide to the individual;

using an intermediary; and

reproducing and sending the information.

Smack Bang Designs is entitled to refuse to give access to personal information in certain circumstances. For further information, please contact Smack Bang Designs’ Privacy Officer using the contact details provided below.

Security of personal information

Smack Bang Designs takes all reasonable steps to ensure that information held by Smack Bang Designs is safe and secure, and that it is protected from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification and disclosure.

Smack Bang Designs stores and secures all personal information via a third party data storage provider. Smack Bang Designs will make all reasonable endeavours to ensure the storage provider is compliant with the APP’s.

Destruction and de-identification of personal information

Smack Bang Designs will take reasonable steps to de-identify or destroy personal information when it is no longer needed by Smack Bang Designs except where the information forms part of a Commonwealth record or Smack Bang Designs is required, by law or a court/tribunal order, to retain the information.

Anonymity and pseudonymity

Individuals have the option of dealing anonymously or by pseudonym with Smack Bang Designs unless it is impracticable to do so or Smack Bang Designs is required, by law or a court or tribunal order, to deal with identified individuals.

Changes to privacy policy

Smack Bang Designs reserves the right to amend this privacy policy from time to time. Changes will be posted on the Smack Bang Designs website.

Complaints

If you believe there has been a breach of the APPs or an APP Code, please contact Smack Bang Designs’ Privacy Officer using the details provided below.

Smack Bang Designs takes privacy complaints very seriously. If you make a complaint, Smack Bang Designs will respond within 5 business days to let you know who is responsible for managing your complaint. Smack Bang Designs will try to resolve your complaint within 10 business days. When this is not possible, Smack Bang Designs will contact you within that time to let you know how long we will take to resolve your complaint.

Smack Bang Designs will investigate your complaint and where necessary, consult with third parties about your complaint. Smack Bang Designs will make a decision about your complaint and write to you to explain our decision.

Individuals can also complain directly to the Office of the Australian Privacy Commissioner. Details about how to file a complaint can be found at www.oaic.gov.au or by calling 1300 363 992.

Contact Smack Bang Designs

All queries and complaints should be directed to Smack Bang Designs.

Contact Name: Tess Robinson

Address: Surry Hills NSW 2021

Email: hello@smackbangdesigns.com

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