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Disclaimer

Contacting any lawyer or member of OBCO Migration & Educational Consultant Pty. Ltd. via e-mail does not constitute/deemed to enter a client/lawyer relationship. Any e-mail correspondence entered into here is not to be construed as legal advice, but merely as providing a pathway to contact members of OBCO Migration in a direct and timely fashion.

The content of this Website is provided for informational purposes only and should not be seen/deemed/taken as legal advice. No action with regards to your particular circumstances should be taken until you have first sought the appropriate legal or professional advice having regard to your specific facts and circumstances. Reviewing our Website should not be viewed as having sought professional advice.

OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. does not in any way endorse the owner, the site, or the information contained therein, of any Website on the Internet that may be visited as a result of following any links that may be provided on this Website. Unless explicitly indicated, there is no association or affiliation with OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. as these sites may be owned and operated by third parties and OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. expressly disclaims all liability with respect to actions taken or actions not taken based on information received from a third party Website linked, directly or indirectly, to that of OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd.

Be aware that legislative changes over time and even the interpretation of existing Immigration laws can vary following Immigration department new decisions for respective country. While the content of this Website may provide some general information, for any specific legal question you should seek professional legal advice.

If you would like more information, or have something specific you would like to discuss with us, please contact us by telephone at +61 4 6910 9734

Policy

OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. provides a range of legal and immigration consulting services to our clients. We have a policy of protecting the privacy of our clients in the course of providing services to them. Our relationship with our clients is based upon trust and maintaining client privacy is, therefore given the utmost priority.

OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. and its affiliates “OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd.” or “OBCO Migrations” or “we” recognize the importance of privacy and the sensitivity of personal information. As MARA Agent and Full IAA License Holder we have professional obligation to keep all confidential information we receive within a company-client relationship. We are committed to protecting any personal information we hold. This Privacy Policy outlines how we manage the personal information and safeguard the privacy of our clients, service providers and other individuals ("you").

OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd.is responsible for the personal information we collect and hold. To ensure this accountability, we have developed this Privacy Policy, and trained our support staff about our policies and practices.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Personal Name, Family Information and Job Title
  • Employment details, documents and Salary Information
  • Contact Information including Email address
  • Demographic information such as Postal codes, preferences and interests
  • Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons
:Internal Record Keeping.
Our specific purposes for collecting your personal information include, but are not limited to:

  • Establishing and managing client relationships;
  • Providing immigration related consulting advice and services;
  • Avoiding conflicts of interest;
  • Developing and managing our knowledge-management precedent systems and databases;
  • Detecting error, negligence, breach of contract, fraud, theft and other illegal activity and protecting OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd.  from the same;
  • Auditing compliance with OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. policies and contractual obligations;
  • Engaging in business transactions, including the purchase, sale, lease, merger, amalgamation or any other type of acquisition, disposal, securitization or financing involving OBCO Migration & Educational; Consultants Pty. Ltd.;
  • Any purpose required to comply with any legal or regulatory requirements or provisions; and
  • For any other purpose for which your consent has been obtained.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Consent

Your knowledge and consent is required for the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information except in situations where this would be inappropriate. Inappropriate circumstances include where your personal information is being sought for certain legal, medical, security reasons that would make it impossible or impractical to provide you with knowledge and to seek your consent.

Consent to collect, use or disclose your personal information is required and can be accepted orally or in writing, depending on the circumstances. In some cases, your consent will be implied through your conduct.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at info@obco.com.au

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. is committed to respecting the privacy of individuals and recognizes the need of people with whom we do business and employees for the appropriate management and protection of any Personal Information that you agree to provide to us.Our Privacy Management Plan includes guidelines on the collection, storage, use and retention of your Personal Information as follows:

Collection:

The organization collects personal information about individuals (clients, client employers, employees, etc) in order for better management of business.  The organization will make all reasonable efforts to fully inform such individuals about the planned use/disclosure.  The organization will limit the collection and use of personal information to that required for valid business purposes or to comply with legislation. 

Cookie/Tracking Technology:

The Site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the Site, and understanding how visitors use the Site. Cookies can also help customize the Site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology, however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.

Accuracy:

The organization will make every reasonable effort to ensure that the personal information it collects and uses is accurate and complete.  Individuals providing personal information will have the opportunity to review and correct their personal information, and on written request by an individual to whom the information relates, the organization will modify the information as required.

Opt-out procedure:

At any time you will have the right to opt-out from any program you agreed to opt-in to at this Web site. Any opt-in e-mail that you receive from this Web site shall contain a link through which you may opt-out. Your request shall imply that we shall not send commercial e-mails that would be considered as unsolicited.

You furthermore have the right of access to your personal data and the right to request correction of incorrect, incomplete or irrelevant data. Please contact us by e-mail if you want to review, remove or adapt certain data.

You understand that information transmitted over public networks may be accessed by third parties, and OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. will not be liable for any such unauthorized disclosure. Further, you understand that OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. may, at its discretion, use third-party service providers to administer Web servers and to store such information on back-up disks, and that a service provider may without OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd  knowledge permit an unauthorized third party to do so on its behalf.

Storage:

The organization will store personal information using hard copy and/or electronic means in such a way as to prevent unauthorized collection, access, use, disclosure or disposal of the personal information.

Retention:

The organization will establish a retention period for all personal information collected.
Disclosure: 
The organization will not disclose personal information unnecessarily to employees or any third party, unless the effected individual consents.

Access: 

The organization promotes individual’s right of access to personal information about themselves.  The employer will provide access to information upon request.  Access will be provided according to established procedures. 

Correcting Errors:

If Corporate Immigration Law Firm holds information about you and you can establish that it is not accurate, complete and up-to-date, Corporate Immigration Law Firm will take reasonable steps to correct it.

Electronic Communication

You should be aware that e-mail is not a 100% secure medium, regardless of the steps taken to secure it. You should be aware of this when you are contacting OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. using e-mail and when you are sending confidential and personal information to OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltd. using e-mail.

Note:

Access to a record may be subject to the payment of any fee required according to organization policy

Changes to This Privacy Policy

Corporate Immigration Law Firm regularly reviews all of its policies and procedures and reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time.

In addition to the care that OBCO Migration & Educational Consultants Pty. Ltdtakes directly, we are also working with our entire partner organizations that may at some point handle personal information gathered by us in the course of their relationship with and service to us. 

Each third party partner has agreed to meet our standards of privacy, confidentiality and security.
All Employees and third party staff who in any way handle or manage Personal Information have acknowledged and agreed to adhere to our Privacy Code and the procedures that support that code.

For further information contact:

Chief Privacy Officer

Phone: +61 4 6910 9734

Email: info@obco.com.au