Wollongong Dental adheres to the Privacy Act 1988, which includes various principles relating to personal privacy.
Personal Information is collected
This website allows you to knowingly submit personal information to us electronically via the contact page. The personal information we collect in this way is as follows:
- Email Address
- Phone Number
- Brief Message
- Whether you’d like to receive promotional notifications via email.
As is the case with other websites, personal information in the form of metadata such as:
- Internet Protocol (IP) addresses,
- browser types,
- version and language,
- operating systems,
- pages viewed,
- page access times,
- referring website addresses,
- and search phrases used to find the website on search engines,
is, logged by our web server, when available. This information may also be logged by your search engines, referring websites, your Internet Service Provider (ISP) and other third parties.
Personal Information Uses
Any information you submit via the form on our contact page is used for the purpose of helping us to understand your needs and for communicating appropriately with you. We will also provide promotional notifications to you if you have indicated to us that this is your wish.
We use your metadata to provide us with statistical information describing our visitors and visitor behaviour on the website. We do not use this information for personally identifying individuals.
The metadata may be used by web technicians for the security of the website and the web server (e.g. for the tracking and blocking malicious internet users).
Sharing of Personal Information
We may sometimes engage other companies for various services (e.g. software technicians, internet services, normal mail services, etc.), possibly giving them access to part or all of your data. In these cases Wollongong Dental takes reasonable steps to ensure that these organisations respect confidentiality and privacy in relation to your personal information.
Accessing Your Personal Information
If you would like to obtain any personal information that we keep about you, we are obliged to supply you with it provided no legal exceptions apply. For security reasons, we may insist that you make your request in writing. We reserve the right to charge fees for retrieving the information you request and providing it to you.
Phone: (02) 4244 0600
1/274 Crown Street
Wollongong NSW 2500