Privacy Policy

The Australian Strings Association is bound by the National Privacy Principles set out in the Privacy Act (Cwth) 1988.

Information Collection
The Australian Strings Association may collect personal information when you use our website or email us, where this information is necessary or directly related to our functions and activities.

When you register or log in to the website The Australian Strings Association will capture all of the data within the registration form.  All of this data is saved into the database.  No Credit Card or other Payment information is stored within the system.

All data collected by the Australian Strings Association is stored in the backend of the website.  A username/password combination is required to enter this section of the website.  The Australian Strings Association takes all reasonable steps to protect personal information from misuse or loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. Set up includes an SSL certificate for all forms where sensitive information is captured.

Information use and disclosure
The Australian Strings Association may use information collected for internal research and, from time to time, to send information we believe may be of interest to members.  You have the option to not participate in mail or email campaigns by selecting the

The Australian Strings Association does not give out personal information to third parties without express permission, or where required by law to do so.

The Australian Strings Association will not be held responsible for the actions of other parties where you have followed a link within our website.

The Australian Strings Association website is integrated with Google and as such we advise that “Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.”