What information Brisbane Writers Festival collects
Personal information is collected from you through various means such as buying tickets to Festival events, subscription to our newsletter(s), competition entry, and any other forms that you may complete, as well as e-mails that you send to BWF.
The BWF website keeps track of usage data, such as your IP address, domain name, date and time of the page request, and other parameters in the URL such as search criteria.
What Brisbane Writers Festival does with your personal information
We use personal information that you give us to answer your enquiries and provide you with information you have requested. We also use this information to better understand website usage and audience attendance so we know what areas of our website and what activities and events customers prefer. Website data is stored in log files and is used for aggregated and statistical reporting but cannot be attributed to you as an individual.
We may use your personal information to keep you informed about Brisbane Writers Festival events and activities and may contact you from time to time about these. If you have given us permission to do this, we may use your information to send you email bulletins and other email alerts.
We also use your information to process any transactions you make with us and for internal administration and analysis.
Many children are interested in information about Brisbane Writers Festival, and their privacy is of the utmost importance to us. Any child under the age of 14 should always ask a parent or teacher for permission before making any type of online enquiry.
Who we share information with
We do not share any information we store about you with any third party.
Compliance with law
We will release personal information where we are required to by law or by the regulations and other rules (including auditing requirements) to which we are subject. We may also exchange information with other companies and organisations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
You have the right to ask for a copy of the information held by us in our database. You also have the right to require us to correct any inaccuracies in your information.
If you have any concerns about the information we hold about you, you can email us at email@example.com.