Buddy Operations Pty Ltd (we, us) complies with European Union laws. These laws are partially designed to protect the confidentiality of personal information and the privacy of individuals by regulating the way personal information is managed.
1. What personal information do we collect?
The type of information we may collect and hold includes, but is not limited to, your name, addresses, contact details, occupation, and other information which assists us in conducting our business, providing and marketing our services and meeting our legal obligations. By using the Premium SMS service Buddy, you consent to the collection of such information.
2. How do we collect personal information?
We collect personal information, which you were obligated to provide in order to use our service. Also, we will generally collect personal information by way of forms filled out by people, face-to-face meetings, interviews, business cards, telephone conversations and from third parties. In some circumstances we may be provided with personal information from a third party, for example a report provided by a third party.
3. What will personal information be used for?
In general, we use and disclose your personal information for the following purposes: • to conduct our business; • to provide and market our services; • to communicate with you; • to protect any intellectual property in material within our service • to comply with our legal obligations; and • to help us manage and enhance the services we provide.
4. To whom will we disclose the personal information we collect
We do not disclose your personal information to any third party without your permission, except in cases, in which we are legally obligated to do so or in cases where we need to disclose your personal information to business partners or any other kind of third parties, which help us providing our service to you.
We may contact and communicate with users of our service via their email address, telephone, post or SMS. By using our service you consent to such communications. If you no longer wish to receive communications from us, notify us at the address set out under „6. Protection and management of personal information“.
6. Protection and management of personal information
We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that the information we collect, hold or disclose about a person is accurate, complete and up to date. You may access the personal information we hold about you and if you believe it is out of date, incomplete or incorrect, you may request that it be updated or amended. If you believe that we have not dealt with your personal information in a manner that complies with the privacy laws, you should contact us, so that we can properly address and resolve your concerns. Any complaints or requests for access to or to correct, personal information or any queries concerning privacy matters should in the first instance be put in writing via e-mail or post addressed to the following:
The Privacy Officer
Buddy Operations Pty Ltd
PO BOX 2393
Richmond VIC 3121 Australia