The privacy of personal information is very important at SC Accounting. In accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Commonwealth) and the National and Australian Privacy Principles, we respect our clients right to privacy and the protection of their personal information.
In order to provide the services that we do to our clients we are subject to certain legislative and regulatory requirements that necessitate us to obtain and hold detailed personal information about our clients. We only collect personal information that is required to provide the service to our clients. This would include but not be limited to name, date of birth, contact details, bank account details and tax file numbers. Tax file numbers are collected for tax related purposes only, not as a primary means of identifying you. Failure to provide this information may limit our ability to provide the services that you require.
The security of the private information that we hold is very important and we take all reasonable steps to ensure that all the information is stored in a secure environment.
You may at any time provide us with a written request to inspect the private information we hold on you. Under some specific circumstances it may not be possible to provide you with this information but we would explain the reason to for this to you.
We aim to ensure that the personal information we hold is accurate and up to date, so welcome you informing us of any details that need updating or are inaccurate.
Please direct any privacy complaints to the Privacy Officer, in writing or via email. At all times we treat privacy complaints very seriously, are dealt with promptly, in a confidential manner and will not affect our professional relationship with you the client.
By engaging SC Accounting to provide services, you consent to the collection and disclosure of personal information as outlined in the policy above, unless you inform us to the contrary.
If you require any further information about privacy at SC Accounting, please contact:
The Privacy Officer
25 Station St, Oakleigh, VIC, 3166