LROFC Inc/AOC Privacy Policy and Site Disclaimer


Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. For that reason, please read the following details carefully and contact us if you have any queries.

Lightning Ridge Opal & Fossil Centre Incorporated, trading as the Australian Opal Centre ('we' or 'us'), respects your privacy. We are committed to complying with Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and protecting the privacy of our members, customers and site visitors.

What information may we hold?

Personal information we may hold includes name, address and contact details; occupation; date of birth; bank account details; and details of, or associated with, donations received by us from you, or services provided to you by us, or to us by you.

Why do we retain your personal information?

When you contact us, donate to us, enquire about or receive services from us, or provide services to us, we may record information about you so we can fulfill your requirements and/or our obligations. If you become a member of LROFC Inc, we use the information to provide you with member communications and services.

We may also use your information to help us develop and identify products and services that may interest you; tell you about our activities, products and services (unless you have asked us not to); maintain our relationship with you; conduct market or member/customer satisfaction research; perform internal administration and operations including accounting, reporting, risk management, record keeping, archiving, systems development and testing, and comply with legislative or regulatory requirements.

Collecting your information is essential for us to determine your requirements, provide our services, and provide you with information about our activities, products and services.

Legal process

We respect your privacy and do not sell, rent or lease our customer lists to third parties. Your personally identifiable information will not be shared, disclosed or used without your consent for any purposes other than those specified above, except as authorised and required by law. Disclosure in accordance with the law may occur for the purposes set out in the Privacy Act.



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