Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is a big deal

Protecting your privacy is a big deal.  we’re strict about how we handle personal information. This privacy policy outlines how we collect, store, use and disclose personal information. 

What is your personal information?
In this privacy policy, the term ‘personal information has the meaning given to it in the Privacy Act. Personal information is the information we collect that identifies you or can be used to identify you.

Why do we collect personal information?
We need to collect some personal details from you to provide you with our services and be part of our events. We also collect this personal information for the purposes of responding to your query, comment or feedback.
If you chose not to provide your personal information, we may not be able to provide you with an appropriate response.

What personal information do we collect?
The information we collect about you depends on whether you are a volunteer, football player, someone who needs our help such as filling application forms, translating,  or a member of the community. It may include:

  • Your name, and contact details.
  • Websites you visit and online searches you do.

How do we collect personal information?
Somali Qld may collect your personal information when you contact us with a query, comment, or feedback by email, when you sign up and/or attend an event, or when you post on our social media pages or complete an action that we promote, from time to time.

We collect your personal information if you do any of the below:

  • Provide information to us in application forms or service inquiry forms.
  • Provide information to us when you visit our website.
  • Subscribe to newsletters, alerts, or other services from us.
  • Take part in a competition, prize draw, or survey.
  • Visit our website, Facebook page, and other pages that we own and manage.
  • Be part of our events and football tournaments 

How do we use your personal information
We may use your personal information to contact to you in the future and keep updated with all the latest information on our activities  such as upcoming events and football tournaments 

Personal information we DO NOT collect?
We don’t collect  the following information 

  • Date of birth
  • Financial details of any other sensitive information about you. 

Disclosing your personal information
We also use third-party providers for services like payment processing, web hosting, web-based marketing, data storage, backup, and analysis.   

These parties may capture and store your personal information outside of Australia. These parties include (but are not limited to), Facebook, Google, Mail Chimp, and SurveyMonkey, and may not be subject to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth.), but they will have their own privacy policies.

Right to access information
You have a right to access any personal information we hold and may ask us to update or correct your personal information.  If you have any questions or privacy-related complaints contact us at Email: [email protected]

Somali Qld Privacy Policy (last updated 29 June 2021)
Next Review: 29 June 2023

Somali Community Association of Queensland INC 
ABN :94824212081
Email: [email protected]

Address: 44 skylark street Inala 4077