We understand the importance of protecting your
right to privacy and have therefore prepared this statement to
help you understand how we aim to protect the privacy of your
In this document we outline what details we may keep about you
and why we need these details.
The new Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000 amends the
Privacy Act (from 21 December 2001) to include laws that regulate
the way private organisations handle personal information.
The Act contains 10 National Privacy Principles that regulate,
among other things, how organisations collect, store and protect
the quality of personal information. Also, how these organisations
should use and share personal information with other organisations.
The National Privacy Principles form part of all our procedures
and policies and the way personal information and details are
What personal information will we keep about you?
The type of personal information we collect about you
may include your name, address, date of birth, telephone number,
fax number, email address, company and/or business information
and other details.
Risks of using the Internet
You should note that there are security risks in transmitting
information via the internet. You should assess these potential
risks when deciding whether to use our on-line services. If you
do not wish to transmit information via e-mail or this website,
there are other ways in which you can provide this information,
such as by mail or telephone.
Collection of browsing information
If you visit our site to read or download information,
such as news stories or articles, much of the information we do
collect is statistical only (e.g., the domain from which you access
the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet
address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our
site) and not personally identifiable. We use this information
about the number of visitors and their use of the sites in aggregate
form to make our site more useful and attractive to you.
We will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message.
It will not be added to a mailing list without your knowledge
Why do we need your personal information?
The personal information you provide to us will be retained
only for as long as necessary to meet the purpose for which the
information was collected or as required by law. We do not share
personal information with third parties except as necessary to
carry out our business or as required by law or other legal processes.
We never sell your personal information.
Can I see the personal information held about me?
Under the National Privacy Principles, you have a right
to know what information we hold about you, and you are entitled
to see this information to ensure it is correct. To obtain this
information, please contact us to ask them for your personal details.
The Privacy Act gives limited circumstances in which some or all
access to this information may be denied. If this applies to you,
we will explain this to you when you ask for your information.
Credit card information
Credit card details provided either electronically or over the
telephone will never be kept on file. Once the charge has been
processed the credit card details are destroyed.
How can I contact Perio Dental?
If you want further information on how we handle personal
information, or if you want to complain about a possible breach
of privacy, please contact us in one of the following ways:
315 Jarrahdale Road, Jarrahdale WA 6124
Telephone: (08) 9525 5182
If you are unsatisfied with the resolution of any complaints,
you can refer the matter to the Privacy Commissioner by calling
1300 363 992.
Tanks & Garden Beds
Jarrahdale 6124, South of the River in Perth
All hours / 7 days