1. Openness and transparency
Hero Tech. is committed to protecting your privacy and respects and upholds your rights under the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) ("Privacy Act"). By using this website, you agree to and consent to the collection, use, holding and disclosure of personal information by Hero Tech. as set out in this policy.
2. Personal information
Personal information is information or an opinion about an individual whose identity is apparent, or can be reasonably ascertained, from that information or opinion. Personal information we may collect from you includes, without limitation, your name, address, email address, telephone number(s) and date of birth.
Hero Tech. will collect personal information only by lawful and fair means and not in an unreasonably intrusive way. If it is reasonable and practical to do so, Hero Tech. will only collect personal information about you directly from you. Hero Tech. will not collect personal information unless the information is reasonably necessary for our functions and activities.
Hero Tech. may enter into arrangements with third parties to collect your personal information in circumstances where the third party notifies you, at the time of collection, that your personal information will be provided to Hero Tech.
If you use a pseudonym when dealing with us or you do not provide identifiable information Hero Tech. may not be able to provide you with any or all of our services as requested. If you wish to remain anonymous when you use our website do not sign into it or provide any information that might identify you.
Hero Tech. requires individuals to provide accurate, up-to-date and complete personal information at the time it is collected.
4. What does Hero Tech. do with your personal information?
In addition to any purpose notified to you at the time of collection Hero Tech. uses your personal information for the purposes of:
5. Disclosure of personal information
Hero Tech. may disclose your personal information:
6. Access and Management
You may request access to your personal information in our customer account database, or seek correction of it, by contacting our customer service team. See section 8: Contact information.
If you believe that Hero Tech. holds personal information about you in our customer account database that is not accurate, complete, up-to-date, relevant or information that is misleading then you may request its amendment and Hero Tech. will respond to your request within a reasonable time. Hero Tech. will not charge you for correcting your personal information.
If Hero Tech. no longer needs your personal information for any the purposes set out in this policy, or as otherwise required by law, Hero Tech. will take such steps as are reasonable in the circumstances to destroy the information or to de-identify it.
Hero Tech. will take reasonable steps to protect the personal information it holds from misuse, interference and loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.
7. Opting Out
At any time you may opt out of receiving direct marketing communications from us. Unless you opt out, your consent to receive direct marketing communications from us and to the handling of your personal information as detailed above, will continue. To opt out email firstname.lastname@example.org
8. Cross-border disclosure
Hero Tech. may transfer your personal information to a person who is in a foreign country to assist Hero Tech. in providing you with the service that you have requested.
Hero Tech. will take such steps as are reasonable in the circumstances to ensure that the information that is transferred to third parties located outside of Australia will not be held, used or disclosed by the recipient of the information in a manner that is inconsistent with the Australian Privacy Principles.
9. Hero Tech. website
When transmitting personal information from your computer to the Hero Tech. website, you must keep in mind that the transmission of information over the Internet is not always completely secure or error-free. Other than liability that cannot lawfully be excluded, Hero Tech. will not be liable in any way in relation to any breach of security or any unintended loss or disclosure of that information.
The Hero Tech. website may use "cookies" to help personalise your online experience and save you time. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Hero Tech. website.