New Homes Guide Privacy Policy

1. What this Privacy Policy Covers

New Homes Guide Pty Ltd, West Australian Newspapers Limited (ABN 98 008 667 632) and their related corporations (as defined by the corporations Act 2001) (NHG) in relation to newhomesguide.com.au.

1.2. Treatment of personally identifiable information that NHG collects about you when you deal with NHG.

2. Information Collection

2.1. What information NHG collects

2.1.1. NHG collects personally identifiable information whenever you deal with NHG, for example if you register for a NHG advertising account, when you use NHG products or services, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes.

2.1.2. Generally, we ask for your name, email address, birth date, gender, and post code. Once you supply these details to NHG, you are not anonymous to us.

2.1.3. Where the internet is used, NHG also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including you IP address, NHG cookies information, and the page you requested.

2.1.4. NHG may also collect your personal information from a variety of sources, including from advertisers, mailing lists, recruitment agencies, contractors and business partner.

2.1.5. If, at any time, you provide personal or other information about someone other than yourself, you warrant that you have that person's consent to provide such information for the purpose specified.

2.2. Information Use

NHG uses the information it collects about you for the following purposes.

2.2.1. Primarily to provide you with products or services you have requested from NHG.

2.2.2. To provide you with news and information about our products or services.

2.2.3. To send marketing and promotional material to you that we believe you may be interested in which relates to NHG's businesses or third party businesses.

2.2.4. To communicate with you, including by email, mail or telephone, to conduct competitions or promotions on behalf of NHG and third parties.

2.2.5. For all purposes necessary and incidental to the provision of any goods or services to you by NHG or anyone on behalf of or in affiliation with NHG.

2.2.6. To verify your identity and personal information.

2.2.7. To administer any contracts between you and NHG, to investigate any complains and to ensure that you activities are not unlawful.

2.2.8. As required or permitted by any law.

2.3. Cookies

2.3.1. NHG may set and access NHG cookies on your computer.

2.3.2. NHG allows other companies that are presenting advertisements on some of our pages to set and access their cookies on your computer. The way other companies use their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to NHG's cookies.

2.3.3. NHG uses we beacons to access our cookies within and outside our network of web sites and in connection with NHG products and services.

2.4. Editing and Deleting Your Information

2.4.1. NHG gives you the ability to edit or delete your information at any time. Should you wish to do so, please contact us at The West Australian (attention Group General Counsel), GPO Box D162 Perth WA 6840, or contact the Group General Counsel on (08) 9482 3111.

2.5. Security

2.5.1. NHG will take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information.

2.5.2. However, the security of online transactions cannot be guaranteed, so you supply us with personal information at your own risk and we do not accept any liability for the loss or misuse of your information when its security is not within your control.

2.6. Opt out or editing

2.6.1. If you do not want the details to be used for the purposes stated above please write to us at The West Australian (attention Group General Counsel), GPO Box D162 Perth WA 6840, or contact the Group General Counsel on (08) 9482 3111 and NHG will ensure that the details are not used for that purpose.

2.7. Consent

2.7.1. You consent to NHG using your personal information as set out above in this Privacy Policy.