About this website
The Financiers Association of Australia respects your right to privacy and confidentiality and recognizes the importance of proper management of your personal information. We at the Financiers Association of Australia are committed to protecting and upholding your privacy. We are committed to abide by the National Privacy Principles, the Privacy Act and any other relevant legislation.
Who will use your information?
We will use the information you provide us when completing and submitting your online application form for a number of purposes that include processing your application for membership.
We may use your personal information to publicise your membership with the Financiers Association of Australia Limited as well as to publicise when you cease to hold membership. We may also use your information to provide some services, products and conduct industry specific market research.
The Financiers Association of Australia may contain links to third party web sites, if you have accessed third party web sites through the Financiers Association of Australia's web site then you should be aware of the third party web site's privacy statement as they are responsible for their own privacy practices.
We will not share or sell your personal information to any third party company or organization unless they have an interest in our business which is beneficial to us and to you.
Security of your information?
We take reasonable steps to ensure that your personal information is kept secure and confidential. We will preserve the content of any email that you send to us if we are of the opinion that it is legally warranted.
Your right to access your personal information
You may request and we will provide you with access to any of the personal information we hold about you. We may refuse you access to personal information in a number of circumstances including but not limited to matters relating to current or anticipated legal proceedings with you or where denying access to you is required by law. We will explain the situation to you if denial of access is anticipated.
Sensitive information is a subset of personal information. It means information or opinion about your racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, membership of a political association, religious beliefs or affiliations, philosophical beliefs, membership of a professional or trade association, membership of a trade union, sexual preferences, criminal record or health information about an individual. The Financiers Association of Australia only collects sensitive information where consent has been obtained, it is allowed by law, or the collection is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of a legal claim.