Happy Little People (ABN: 74 513 508 173) ("us, we, our") are committed to protecting the information about you that we collect, store and use when you provide it to us at our websites: https://happtlittlepeople.co/ (together, the Website). We manage your information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles set out in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act).
For further information about your rights to privacy and Your rights under privacy law, please visit the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner at http://www.oaic.gov.au.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you register your interest to sign up to our Website or access our Services, you may be asked to complete an online form or survey to submit different information about you to us.
We may collect information you provide to us directly and for the purpose of identifying you when you create an Account, such as your name, date of birth, mailing address, phone number, information that allows us to process your payment to us, such as bank account details and credit card, email address, contact preferences.
We may collect details of how you use our services, including search queries, the types of content you view or engage with or the frequency and duration of your activities, which may be used to improve the results provided by our services or help our developers improve our Services.
If we combine non-personal information and personal information we have collected, the combined information will be treated as personal information for as long as it remains combined.
Mobile Device Information
When you use a mobile device to access our Services, we may access, monitor, collect, store on your device, or remotely store, small data files which identify your device. These files may deliver information to us or to a third party partner about how you use the Service and may help us provide personalised content and ads or reports. You can elect to disable these identifiers on your device, though some features of the Service may not function properly. We may ask to collect information from your device’s camera roll or address book, however we will only be able to access this information with your consent.
We may collect metadata, which is technical data that can describe the details of how User-Generated Content was collected and how that content is formatted. Metadata such as hash-tags to mark keywords or geo-tags which mark your location, and enables User-Generated Content more interactive and easier to search.
HOW WE COLLECT INFORMATION
HOW WE USE INFORMATION
We collect, hold and use your personal information to provide the Services to you and to operate the Website. This may include using personal information to:
(a) Contact you or respond to your queries;
(b) Display, update and maintain the content of the Website;
(c) Tailor your experience of the Website and our communications to you; and
(d) Issue receipts or tax invoices; and
(e) Seek your feedback or support; and
(f) Send information about future events, regular email communications or newsletters (both electronic and hardcopy) outlining news, services or events.
We also use personal information to help us create, develop, operate, deliver and improve our products, services and content, and for loss prevention and anti-fraud purposes.
We may use your personal information, to verify identity, to compile and report statistics, with all the relevant personal and/or proprietary information de-identified prior to the completion of such statistics, assist with identification of users or for internal purposes such as auditing, data analysis and research to improve our products and Services.
If we collect information from you as part of any competitions or promotions, we use the information that we collect in profiling your fitness, displaying the results of competitions, promoting the service and encouraging other members of the Website.
We may use your personal information to communicate important changes regarding our terms, conditions, and policies.
We may also use the information that we collect from you to advertise our services and the Website (however, we will seek your consent before we use your photograph publicly for this purpose), for our internal administrative, marketing and planning requirements and for purposes that are expressly permitted under any agreement with you.
We may collect data in a form that does not, on its own, permit direct association with any specific individual. We may collect, use, transfer, and disclose this kind of non-personal information for any purpose.
We may publish customer testimonials on our website, in social media profiles, on our Youtube channel and within advertising creative material. These testimonials may contain personally identifiable information. We obtain your written consent at the time the testimonial is recorded.
Cookies and Other Technology
Our websites, online services, interactive applications, email messages, and advertisements may use "cookies" and other technologies such as pixel tags, scripts and web beacons. These technologies tell us where our Users have visited, which helps us to measure the effectiveness of advertisements and web searches, and to better understand user behaviour. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
We treat information collected by cookies and other technologies as non-personal information. However, pursuant to relevant jurisdictions, to the extent that Internet Protocol (IP) addresses or similar identifiers are considered personal information, we will treat this as personal information.
Using these types of technologies, we gather some information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type and language, Internet service provider (ISP), referring and exit websites and applications, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. We use this information (which does not identify individual users) to analyse trends, to administer the Website, for marketing and advertising purposes and to track users' movements around the Website and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.
We may use a “click-through URL” linked to content on the Website in our communication with you. When you click on URLs they pass through a separate web server before arriving at the destination page on our website. This data is tracked to assist us to determine interest and measure the effectiveness of our communication with you. Pixel tags enable us to send email messages in a format you can read, and tell us if an email has been opened.
If you want to disable cookies on your mobile device, check with your provider to find out how to disable cookies. If you reject cookies, you may still use our Website, but your ability to use some features or areas of our site may be limited.
If you do not wish to receive ads targeted to your interests from Our advertising platform, you can also choose to disable this feature.
Disclosure to External Service Providers and Third Parties
We may make certain personal information available to third party External Service Providers that provide Content or assist us with providing our Services.
We may also share personal information with third party External Service Providers who provide services such as information processing, extending credit, fulfilling customer orders, delivering products, managing and enhancing customer data, providing customer service, assessing your interest in our products and services, and conducting customer research or satisfaction surveys. These providers are obligated to protect your information.
From time to time, we will also disclose your personal information (on a confidential basis) to agents and others that we use in the ordinary operation of our business, such as accounts and billing, shipping, marketing and promotion, user experience research and surveys, website hosting and support and maintenance. We will only disclose your information to the extent required for the limited purpose of the third party providing services contracted to us so that we may service you. We will not share your personal information with third parties for their marketing purposes.
We may disclose your personal information where it is required by law or at the request of a law enforcement authority or an authorised government body, within or outside your country of residence.
We may also disclose aggregated data (in a form that does not identify you individually) to our advisors for the purposes of conducting market and user experience analysis.
We may disclose information about you if we determine that disclosure is reasonably necessary to enforce our terms and conditions or protect our operations or Users.
Additionally, in the event of a merge, or sale we may transfer any and all personal information we collect to the relevant third party.
PROTECTION AND MAINTENANCE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We protect the security of your personal information when in transit using encryption. All cloud data is stored in encrypted form including when we utilise third-party storage. When We store your personal data, we use the highest available security measures.
We use physical, electronic and procedural safeguards and use reasonable endeavours to protect your Personal Information that We collect and maintain from misuse, interference, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure while it is in our possession. However, except in respect of any non-excludable guarantees under Australian Consumer Law, we cannot and do not guarantee the security of transmission or the security of our electronic and/or physical storage facilities. We cannot guarantee that our systems and stored data will be completely free from third party interception or are free from corruption.
For removal of doubt, no method of transmission of information over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. We cannot ensure or warrant, and do not warrant, the security or privacy of your personal information, including payment and account details. You transmit this information at your own risk.
Your User-Generated Content may be visible to other Users and can be collected, or used by them. Information shared, including calendars, location, photos and other, using sharing tools may be downloaded on to that third-party device thereby disclosing any such shared information. You are responsible for the personal information you choose to share or submit via our Services, so we encourage you to be mindful in this regard.
You are solely responsible for maintaining the security of your passwords and/or any account information. We will destroy or de-identify your personal information when it is no longer needed or required to be kept by law or to provide services to you.
We will preserve the content of any email or information you submit if we believe we have a legal requirement to do so, or if any form of email abuse is suspected.
If you use our Website to link to another site we encourage you to view their terms and conditions of use, privacy policies and security statements before disclosing any of your personal information on those sites.
We may use your personal information to provide you with material, promotions and communications from time to time about services and products available to you from us, or from other service providers in partnership with us, or to invite you to continue to use our services. This information will only come from us. We will not on-sell your personal information to other providers without your consent.
THIRD-PARTY SITES AND SERVICES
ACCESSING PERSONAL INFORMATION
It is your responsibility to advise us of any changes to your personal details to ensure we can keep our records accurate and up to date. If you wish to access the information we hold about you, please submit a request to email@example.com or by logging into your account and making the appropriate changes.
If you believe that the personal information we hold about you is incorrect, you are entitled to request amendment of such information. If we do not agree that there are grounds for amendment, then we will add a note to the personal information stating that you disagree with it. You may also request that we delete the personal information that we hold about you. Please note that if we delete your contact information, we may not be able to provide you with the subscribed service.
If you request us not to use personal information in a particular manner or at all, we will adopt reasonable measures to observe your request but we may, to the extent permitted by law, still use or disclose your information if you subsequently consent to the disclosure or we believe the use or disclosure is reasonably necessary to assist a law enforcement agency or as otherwise required or authorised by law. If you know the information we hold about you is not accurate or complete, please notify us. We will respond to requests for access within 30 days.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
If you have any concerns about how we handle your personal information or require further information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact us at this address if you no longer consent to receiving marketing material from us, or to the posting of your personal information on the Website.
This document represents our policy for https://happylittlepeople.co/. We may change this document from time to time to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a prominent notice on this Website prior to the change becoming effective.
Although we intend to observe this policy at all times, it is not legally binding on us in any way. From time to time we may regard it as necessary or desirable to act outside the policy. We may do so, subject only to any statutory rights you have under the Privacy Act or other applicable legislation.