Privacy Statement

PartyDIY (“PartyDIY“) operates partydiy.com.au and may operate other websites. It is PartyDIY’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, PartyDIY collects non-personally identifiable information similar to other web browsers and servers such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. PartyDIY’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifiable information is to better understand how PartyDIY’s visitors use its website. From time to time, PartyDIY may release non-personally identifiable information for record keeping and statistical purposes  e.g. to publish a report regarding trends in the usage of its website.

PartyDIY also collects potentially personally-identifiable information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on partydiy.com.au blogs/sites. PartyDIY only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifiable information as described below, except that commenter IP and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifiable Information

Visitors to PartyDIY’s websites may choose to interact with PartyDIY in ways that require PartyDIY to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that PartyDIY gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at partydiy.com.au to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with PartyDIY are asked to provide additional information relating to the completion of an order, including some personal and financial information which is necessary to process  transactions. PartyDIY only collects such information in the instance that it is required to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with PartyDIY. PartyDIY does not disclose personally-identifiable information other than as described. Visitors also have the option to refuse to supply personally-identifiable information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Statistical Analysis

PartyDIY may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. PartyDIY may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, PartyDIY does not disclose personally-identifiable information other than as described.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifiable Information

PartyDIY discloses potentially personally-identifiable and personally-identifiable information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on PartyDIY’s behalf or to provide services available at PartyDIY’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located in Australia or overseas.  By using PartyDIY’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. PartyDIY will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifiable and personally-identifiable information to anyone. PartyDIY will only disclose potentially personally-identifiable and personally-identifiable information to a others whom have not been previously identified in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when PartyDIY believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of PartyDIY, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an PartyDIY website and have supplied your email address, PartyDIY may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, request your feedback, or just keep you up to date with upcoming PartyDIY features and our products. If you send PartyDIY a request (e.g. via email or one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. PartyDIY takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifiable and personally-identifiable information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. PartyDIY uses cookies to help PartyDIY identify and track visitors, their usage of PartyDIY website, and their website access preferences. PartyDIY visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using PartyDIY’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of PartyDIY’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If PartyDIY, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that PartyDIY goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of PartyDIY may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Advertisements

Advertisements appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners who may set cookies. These cookies allow the advertiser’s server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement enabling them to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows advertisement networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This privacy policy covers the use of cookies by PartyDIY and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Statement Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, PartyDIY may change its Privacy Statement from time to time, and in PartyDIY’s sole discretion. PartyDIY encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Statement and other policies.

If you have a PartyDIY account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Statement will constitute your acceptance of such change.