Blind Golf Australia – Core Document 10
Ratified at a BGA Board Meeting March 23 2022
To Apply from March 23 2022
The Board of Blind Golf Australia is committed to protecting the privacy of personal information which the organisation collects, holds and administers.
Personal information is information which directly or indirectly identifies a person.
The purpose of this document is to provide a framework for Blind Golf Australia in dealing with privacy considerations.
Blind Golf Australia collects and administers a range of personal information for the purposes of providing services to members, promoting the organisation, and marketing the organisation. The organisation is committed to protecting the privacy of personal information it collects, holds and administers.
Blind Golf Australia recognises the essential right of individuals to have their information administered in ways which they would reasonably expect, protected on one hand, and made accessible to them on the other. These privacy values are reflected in and supported by our core values and philosophies.
Blind Golf Australia is bound by laws which impose specific obligations when it comes to handling information. The organisation has adopted the following principles contained as minimum standards in relation to handling personal information.
Blind Golf Australia will: –
- Collect only information which the organisation requires for its primary function;
- Ensure that stakeholders are informed as to why we collect the information and how we administer the information gathered;
- Use and disclose personal information only for our primary functions or a directly related purpose, or for another purpose with the person’s consent;
- Store personal information securely, protecting it from unauthorised access;
- Not on-sell personal information;
- Provide stakeholders with access to their own information, and the right to seek its correction.
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Adopted by the Blind Golf Australia Board on 23 March 2022