When Howatson+Company is collecting data directly ourselves, we adopted the National Privacy Principles (NPPs) contained in the Australian Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (the Privacy Act). The NPPs govern the way in which we collect, use, disclose, store, secure and dispose of your Personal Information.
A copy of the Australian Privacy Principles may be obtained from the website of The Office of the Federal Privacy Commissioner at www.privacy.gov.au. In addition, Howatson+Company is also GDPR compliant – the way we collect and use the information collected on our different platforms are compliant with the EU GDPR regulations.
Any Personal Information is obtained via Howatson+Company channels, but not limited to interviews, correspondence, by telephone, by email, via our website howatsonco.com.au, our social accounts, from media and publications, from other publicly available sources, and from third parties. We don’t guarantee website links or policy of authorised third parties.
We collect your Personal Information for the primary purpose of providing our services to you, providing information to our clients and marketing. We may also use your Personal Information for secondary purposes closely related to the primary purpose, in circumstances where you would reasonably expect such use or disclosure ici. You may unsubscribe from our mailing/marketing lists at any time by contacting us in writing, or simply by clicking the unsubscribe button / link on our emails.
When we collect Personal Information we will, where appropriate and where possible, explain to you why we are collecting the information and how we plan to use it.