Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: http://wozbuilders.com.au and our parent website is http://wozsites.com.au

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

Comments on this site are disabled, however may be enabled on our other sites.

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Contact forms used on this site request some of your details, such as name, email address and optionally your phone number. This information will not now or ever be shared with any third party. Emails we receive from you may be stored in our email client software but more often than not will be deleted once your issue has been resolved. We do not permanently store your details or correspondence on any of our servers with the exception of information relating to site subscribers for the purpose of logging in or out.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on any of our sites you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

For analytical purposes industry standard logs are kept on our servers. This recorded data includes your IP Address, time of visit, web pages on our site you visited, a string identifying your web browser software. The IP Address can be used to identify your internet service provider and the source country, state and or town for that IP Address. This information is used purely for analytical purposes and is not shared with any third party.

Who we share your data with

Your data is not shared with any other person or entity.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

No additional contact information is stored about you except for information you have provided as part of your membership / subscription.

Additional information

How we protect your data

All data is protected using industry standard methods such as firewalls, encryption and passwords. Backup data is similarly protected and not accessible via the internet or internal networks. We do all we can to protect subscriber information.

What data breach procedures we have in place

If you feel your privacy has been breached you should contact us immediately with details of what information has been breached and when as well as who may potentially have your data. We will do our best to retrieve the data and take steps to ensure such breaches to not occur in the future.

What third parties we receive data from

WoZ Builders is part of the WoZ Sites Network and information or personal data is not shared between sites with the exception of information within our Event Calendar pertaining to events.

None

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

We comply with all Australian Government both federal and state requirements with regard to logging of visitor traffic to this and all sites within the WoZ Sites Network. These logs are created by our HTTP/HTTPS services and will be made available to authorities when when lawfully requested to do so by the courts of either state or federal. Logs will not be disclosed for any reason without a proper court order or warrant.