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The ACPSEM is bound by the National Privacy Principles in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act). The ACPSEM acknowledges and respects the privacy of individuals and its members, and will comply with the principles of the Privacy Act whenever personal information is collected, used and disclosed by us.
ACPSEM only collects personal information that is necessary for our functions and activities as the leading membership organisation in Australia and New Zealand in medical physics and biomedical engineering.
Any personal information collected by us will be carefully stored and saved and will be used only for the purposes of providing services to you and for disclosure to the third parties mentioned below.
We will not include your personal details on any of our sales or marketing databases unless you authorise us to do so. If we wish to collect personal information about you (such as name, contact information or other registration information or details of professional development activities) via the internet, then we will operate by these principles:
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Occasionally your personal information may also be used for the purposes of introducing other services which we believe may interest you. However, if you do not wish to receive such future publications or if you tell us that you do not wish to have your personal information used for such purposes and we will respect your wishes. You can opt out of receiving updates and future publications from us by sending an e-mail to email@example.com and requesting that we do not send you updates in the future.
ACPSEM will co-operate with all law enforcement bodies in providing information when requested. In such circumstances, only information that ACPSEM is required to disclose as a matter of law would be divulged.
Subject to some exceptions allowed by law, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and you do not have to give a reason when asking for access to your personal information. You can obtain your personal information by contacting the ACPSEM General Manager, Geoff Barbaro at Suite 7.12, Aero 247, 247 Coward Street, Mascot NSW 2020 Australia. All such enquiries or complaints:
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This web site has been funded by ACPSEM, with substantial support from the Australian Government Department of Health. The views expressed on this website do not necessarily represent the position of the Australian government.
Any advertising or promotional material mentioned on this site will be presented in a manner and context that helps make it easy for you to differentiate between it and the original material created by ACPSEM. Publication of advertisements or promotional information for products, services or courses does not necessarily indicate endorsement by the ACPSEM.
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You have the right to refuse to provide certain personal information, although this may not always be possible, of course, as some of our functions can only be performed if we are able to adequately identify you. If you are not completely satisfied with anything which is set out in this policy, you are entitled to either query this practice or lodge a complaint with the ACPSEM Policy committee or the Office of the Privacy Commissioner.