Read below to learn more about our policies regarding our contractor management system as well as the information on this website.
The information provided on this website is of a general nature only. It has been prepared without taking into account any of your individual objectives, situation or needs. Before acting on this information you should consider the appropriateness of the content, having regard to your own objectives, situation and needs.
For the purposes of these terms, ‘Personal Information’ has the meaning given to it in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).
Certica uses the Internet as a channel to provide individuals, clients, prospective client’s contractors and partner’s access to information about our services and products and to operate our tailored platform.
Certica is committed to safeguarding personal privacy and respects individual’s right to privacy. The company has adopted the 13 Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). We recognise that individuals have a right to control how their Personal Information is collected, managed and used.
When Personal Information is provided to Certica, it imposes a serious responsibility on the company and we are committed to protecting this information to maintain trust.
By visiting the website of Certica or otherwise providing us with your Personal Information, you are consenting to and accepting the practices of Certica with respect to the collection, storage and use of Personal Information. Unless given consent to do otherwise, Certica will only collect and use Personal Information as set out in the Privacy Collection Statement below.
The Personal Informationcollected by Certica is for the primary purpose of providing services, and providing product information to individuals, clients, prospective client’s contractors and partners.Personal Information is collected in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and may be sought from you when you:
Examples of Personal Information that the company collects, include but is not limited to: names, addresses, email addresses, phone and facsimile numbers, information regarding payments, statistical information regarding the use of the website, the visitor’s computer Internet Protocol (IP) address, the date and time of the visit, previous site visited and browser type.
Certica recognises the trust with which individuals provide Personal Information. Personal Information will not be used or disclosed for any other purpose without consent, except in exceptional cases when disclosure may be required by law or is necessary to protect the rights or property of Certica or any member of the public, or to lessen a serious threat to a person’s health or safety.
Subject to an agreement to the contrary, you are not required to provide Certica with your Personal Information. However, the services and products offered by Certica rely on such information. If you do not provide your Personal Information, then Certica may not be able to engage you or provide services or information to you.
Personal Information is stored in a manner that reasonably protects it from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. The Personal Information is stored on secure servers, at a data warehouse, onsite, or an external archiving facility. These facilities may be located in territories outside Australia, or require data to be transmitted outside Australia, and be subject to the laws of that territory. Certica employees are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any Personal Information held by Certica.
However, security of communications cannot be guaranteed, and therefore absolute assurance you’re your Personal Information will be secure at all times cannot be given. In particular, while Certica will make reasonable efforts to ensure that your information is secure, Certica cannot guarantee the security of information held by third party service providers (including third party service providers outside Australia where different privacy laws may apply). In this respect, by consenting to these terms, APP 8.1 will not apply. To the extent permitted by law, Certica does not accept responsibility for events arising from unauthorised access to Personal Information.
When Personal Information is no longer needed for the purpose for which it was obtained, Certica will take reasonable steps to destroy or permanently de-identify Personal Information. However, most of the Personal Information is or will be stored in files which will be kept by Certica for a minimum of seven (7) years.
If Certica receives Personal Information that itdid not solicit it will as soon as possible but only if lawful to do so, destroy the information or ensure that the information is de-identified.
Certica’swebsites and its electronic mail servers may be managed by a third party hosting service provider. When you access Certica’swebsitesor transmit electronic mail to Certica, you may be communicating with a third party’s server that maybe located outside of Australia.
Certica’swebsitesmay contain links to other websites. These link sites (not including i-contract.com.au) are not under the control of Certica. Certica is not responsible for the information handling practices, conduct or the content of those sites.
Personal Information may be accessed, modified, or deleted except where it is required for legal reasons by contacting Certica via the general enquiry email firstname.lastname@example.org contacting the Certica Privacy Officer (see Complaints Process).
Individuals are able to unsubscribe from mailing/marketing lists at any time by advising Certica (see Complaints Process), or by following the steps outlined in the email communication
Individuals are requested to alert Certica of any practices that breach the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) including the Australian Privacy Principles, to enable the situation to be remedied. Certica is committed to obtaining fair resolutions of any complaint or concern about privacy. Please contact the Privacy Officer with a compliment, complaint or privacy question, via one of the following means:Emailing: email@example.com