effective Jan 15 2020
Aura Light is committed to providing quality services to you and this policy outlines our ongoing obligations
to you in respect of how we manage your Personal Information.
We have adopted the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (the
Privacy Act). The NPPs govern the way in which we collect, use, disclose, store, secure and dispose of your
A copy of the Australian Privacy Principles may be obtained from the website of The Office of the Australian
Information Commissioner at www.aoic.gov.au
What is Personal Information and why do we collect it?
Personal Information is information or an opinion that identifies an individual. Examples of Personal
Information we collect include: names, addresses, email addresses, phone and facsimile numbers.
This Personal Information is obtained in many ways including correspondence, by telephone, by email, via
our website www.auralight.net, from your website, from media and publications, from other publicly
available sources and from third parties. We don’t guarantee website links or policy of authorised third
We collect your Personal Information for the primary purpose of providing our services to you, providing
information to our clients and marketing. We may also use your Personal Information for secondary
purposes closely related to the primary purpose, in circumstances where you would reasonably expect such
use or disclosure. You may unsubscribe from our mailing/marketing lists at any time by contacting us in
When we collect Personal Information we will, where appropriate and where possible, explain to you why
we are collecting the information and how we plan to use it. We will not on sell or give your details to any
third party without your express permission.
Where reasonable and practicable to do so, we will collect your Personal Information only from you.
However, in some circumstances we may be provided with information by third parties. In such a case we
will take reasonable steps to ensure that you are made aware of the information provided to us by the third
Disclosure of Personal Information
Your Personal Information may be disclosed in a number of circumstances including the following:
• Third parties where you consent to the use or disclosure; and
• Where required or authorised by law.
Security of Personal Information
Your Personal Information is stored in a manner that reasonably protects it from misuse and loss and from
unauthorized access, modification or disclosure.
When your Personal Information is no longer needed for the purpose for which it was obtained, we will take
reasonable steps to destroy or permanently de-identify your Personal Information. However, most of the
Personal Information is or will be stored in client files which will be kept by us for a minimum of 7 years.
Access to your Personal Information
You may access the Personal Information we hold about you and to update and/or correct it, subject to
certain exceptions. If you wish to access your Personal Information, please contact us in writing.
Aura Light will not charge any fee for your access request, but may charge an administrative fee for
providing a copy of your Personal Information.
In order to protect your Personal Information we may require identification from you before releasing the
Maintaining the Quality of your Personal Information
It is an important to us that your Personal Information is up to date. We will take reasonable steps to make
sure that your Personal Information is accurate, complete and up-to-date. If you find that the information
we have is not up to date or is inaccurate, please advise us as soon as practicable so we can update our
records and ensure we can continue to provide quality services to you.
This Policy may change from time to time and is available on our website.