Overseas Work Experience Limited (‘we’ or ‘us’) operating under Internex World (we, us or our) is committed to protecting all personal information you provide us in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act 1993 (the Act).
Collection of Personal Information
We may collect your personal information, including but not limited to your:
• Date of birth;
• Contact information;
• Any other information requested from you during the application process as set out in our Terms and Conditions and/or website.
If you choose not to provide information when we ask for it, you may not be able to use the website and/or or our services.
The Use of Your Personal Information
The collection of your personal information is used to:
• Process your application;
• Assess your viability for placements;
• Promote our website and service offerings to you;
• Support and improve the website and service we offer;
• Provide customer support;
• Communicate with you, your agents, employees or representatives about your placement;
• Bill and collect money owed to us;
• Pursue available legal remedies to us;
• Meet legal requirements;
• Enhance our service offerings to you; and
We do not sell your personal information to third parties. Nor do we sell the personal information of third parties that you provide to us.
Personal information will be retained only for as long as is necessary to fulfil the purposes for which the information was collected (including any time that we are required by law to retain such information).
The Disclosure of Your Personal Information and Access to It
We may provide your personal information to our related companies, payment processing organisations and any other parties we consider necessary in relation to providing you services you purchase from us, to recover any money you owe to us and to exercise any rights we may have against you. We may also disclose your personal information where such disclosure is required or permitted by law.
Access and Correction
You are entitled to access and correct your information at any time by contacting us.
We may set and access Cookies on your computer. Cookies are text files that identify your computer to our server, so that when you visit the Website again, the cookie will identify your computer to our web server. This allows us to improve the speed and reliability of this website and provide you with a better service. You can disable cookies by changing your Internet browser settings. However, if you do not enable cookies, the website may not function as intended.
You may receive emails from us regarding products, services and promotions that may be of interest to you. You can opt out of these emails at any time.
We will take all reasonable steps to keep your personal information secure and prevent unauthorised access or disclosure. However, we cannot prevent, and are not responsible for, interception or “hacking” of information transmitted through the website, by email or by any other means by unauthorised third parties. Accordingly, any information you provide us is transmitted at your own risk.
We may collect statistics about your use of the website to improve the website and monitor traffic. Such collection does not identify individual users and does not result in personal information being collected or stored about you.