Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy explains how Volunteering Gold Coast Inc ABN 47 631 886 431 (‘VSA’) deals with privacy issues relating to personal information which is provided by a person or entity (‘User’) who uses the website (‘Website’).

This Privacy Policy will describe:

  • How VSA will collect and handle a User’s personal information;
  • The kinds of personal information that VSA will collect and store;
  • The purpose for which VSA collect personal information.

The User’s Agreement to this Privacy Policy

By using the Website a User consents to the privacy practices as disclosed in this Privacy Policy noting that personal information about the User may be collected by VSA or its Associates in accordance with this Privacy Policy:

  • To contact the User in response to a query or feedback from the User or due to the information provided by the User;
  • To enable VSA or an Associate of VSA to provide the User with information;
  • To search and apply for volunteering positions or volunteering opportunities;
  • For any other purpose at VSA’s sole discretion.

Personal Information

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy personal information includes:

  • The User’s name;
  • The User’s contact details including telephone numbers, address and email address;
  • The User’s age, employment details and other private information;
  • Any information the User enters into or provides to the Website.


Collecting the User’s Personal Information

VSA will not collect personal information about a User without that User’s consent and will only collect that personal information which a User voluntarily provides to VSA or makes available to VSA.


Protecting the User’s Personal Information

VSA will take all reasonable steps to protect the User’s personal information from loss, misuse, and unauthorised access.

VSA will also destroy or de-identify any personal information which belongs to a User if that User requests that VSA do so.


Use of personal information for research purposes

VSA may use a User’s de-identified personal information for research purposes without obtaining the User’s consent.


Individuals Right of Access

A User can request to delete or amend any personal information stored by VSA or its Associates by contacting VSA. VSA will take all reasonable steps to allow a User to access the User’s personal information unless such access would have an unreasonable impact on the privacy of other individuals and other Users.

VSA reserves the right to amend and update this Privacy Policy at any time without giving notice.