The following statement details
Cape3's policies and procedures relating to your personal information.
This privacy statement was first
posted on our website on: 25th September, 2002
Your personal information is important to
Cape3 recognises that your privacy
may be very important to you and that you have a right to control your personal
information and control who may have access to that information. We at Cape3
take the issue of information privacy seriously and commit to preserving your
privacy at all times.
Cape3 and Australia’s Privacy Standards:
Cape3 is committed to protecting
and represents sound industry practice. The Internet Industry Association
is developing a Code which provides a high standard of privacy protection.
Cape3 is committed to complying with this Code, and building on the high levels
of trust that it enjoys with it's clients. Cape3 will comply with any laws
introduced to strengthen the protection of consumers' right to privacy.
The information do we might collect about
Cape3 does not collect or monitor
any personal information about you without your consent. Only information
you willingly provide directly to Cape3 is collected and stored. Examples
are: through subscribing to various services such as our newsletter, or identifying
yourself when requesting information to be sent to you. The only personal
information we collect is what you tell us about yourself. For example, when
you fill out a request form, we collect the details you enter to enable us
to post information to you. When you answer questions about what you would
like to see we keep this information so as to better serve you.
Cape3's use of "cookies":
Cape3 uses "cookies"
to help enhance your experience on the site but only if you’re a registered
member of the site. Cookies are not used at if you accessing the site for
general information or as a casual user.
Cookies are pieces of information
that a website transfers to your computer's hard disk for record-keeping purposes.
Most Web browsers are set to accept cookies as the default. However, if you
If you turn off cookies we cannot, for example, fill out forms automatically
with details you have previously given us.
Cookies themselves do not contain
personal information about you. They simply operate as a unique identifier
which helps us to know what our customers find interesting and useful on our
website, almost like a continuing questionnaire. Cape3 does not store any
personal information inside cookies, although the cookie may, for example,
identify the user's browser.
Use and disclosure of your personal information:
Cape3 will not use or disclose
any specific information about you without your consent, unless required to
do so by law. Cape3 recognise the trust you place in us when you give us personal
information. Cape3 will regularly ask you questions to get a better understanding
of the products and services that would help you in creating your own web
presence or I-business opportunity. We will use this information to ensure
you receive the correct advice and guidance that we believe will be of benefit
to you and your business. We do not disclose specific information about you
or your business to any other person or organisation without your explicit
Information and Promotional e-mails:
From time to time we may send you
information e-mails or newsletters regarding products or services in which
you have previously registered your interest. If you are receiving promotional
information from Cape3 and do not wish to receive this information any longer,
you may change your "email preferences" via your on line profile.
This service applies to site members only.
Storage and security of your details:
Cape3 will endeavor to take all
reasonable steps to keep secure any information which we hold about you, and
to keep this information accurate and up to date. Your data will be held in
an encrypted form to further reduce the chances of illegal access. In addition,
Cape3's employees and related service providers are obliged to respect the
confidentiality of any personal information held by Cape3. However, Cape3
will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised access to
your personal information that is beyond our reasonable control. We encourage
you to play an important role in keeping your personal information secure,
by maintaining the confidentiality of any passwords and account details used
on the Cape3 website.
Your right of Access to change or delete information we keep
Your trust in Cape3 is very important
to us. If at any time you want to know exactly what personal information we
are holding at any particular time, click here. Should you wish to change
personal information that is inaccurate or out of date, you can do this by
simply editing your profile via the web site. You may even permanently remove
your details from Cape3's databases.
Cape3 and links to other websites:
Cape3, may from time to time, provide
links to websites outside of the Cape3 site. These linked sites are not under
the control of Cape3, and we are not responsible for the conduct of companies
linked to our website. Before disclosing your personal information on any
other website, we advise you to examine the privacy policies for those sites.
Should you be concerned with the conduct of a site which you accessed via
a link from the Cape3 site, please help us to help you, by emailing us at
firstname.lastname@example.org with the word
“Privacy” as the subject.
Further information on privacy:
If you would like to obtain further
information about privacy issues in Australia, please visit the Australian
Federal Privacy Commissioner's website.
This is Cape3's current Privacy
Statement. Cape3 may at any time vary the Privacy Statement by publishing
the varied Privacy Statement on the Cape3 website. Current Cape3 members will
be advised each time this privacy statement is changed.