We collect information to provide better services to all of our users.
To process your order and manage your account.
We use the information we collect from our services to provide, maintain, protect and improve your user experience and to develop new ones. We also use this information to offer you tailored content.
When you contact us, we keep a record of your communication to help solve any issues you might be facing. We may use your e-mail address to inform you about our services, such as letting you know about upcoming changes or improvements.
Pirkx limited, legal basis for collecting and using the personal data described in this Data Protection Policy depends on the personal data we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:
“pirkx” will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Data Protection Policy.
“pirkx” will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies.
Remember that when you share information publicly, it may be indexable by search engines.
Whenever you use our services, we aim to provide you with access to your personal information. If that information is wrong, we will strive to update it quickly or to delete it – unless we have to keep that information for legitimate business or legal purposes. When updating your personal information, we may ask you to verify your identity before we can act on your request.
We may reject requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort, risk the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical.
Where we can provide information access and correction, we will do so free of charge, except where it would require a disproportionate effort. We aim to maintain our services in a manner that protects information from accidental or malicious destruction. Because of this, after you delete information from our services, we may not immediately delete residual copies from our active servers and may not remove information from our backup systems.
We do not share personal information with companies, organisations and individuals outside of pirkx unless one of the following circumstances applies:
We will share personal information with companies, organisations or individuals outside of pirkx when we have your consent to do so. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any data and sensitive personal information.
We will share personal information with companies, organisations or individuals outside of pirkx if we have a belief in good faith that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
We may share non-personally identifiable information publicly and with our partners. For example, we may share information publicly to show trends about the general use of our services.
We work hard to protect pirkx and our users from unauthorised access to or unauthorised alteration, disclosure or destruction of information that we hold. In particular:
We use a variety of technologies to help us better understand how you use pirkx.com.au
Cookies are small data files placed on your computer by websites you visit in order to help them remember certain information about you. At pirkx, we set only a few cookies for tracking user preferences, authentication, and collecting anonymous analytics data. Additionally, we also use other cookies; each of these uses is described in greater detail below:
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website.
This is a small data file sent from a website to your browser that is stored on your computer's hard drive. You can configure your browser's settings to reflect your preference to accept or reject cookies
If you logged out, pirkx will place a simple cookie to remember your preferences’ for the site.
When you log into your account, pirkx will place a cookie for the sole purpose of creating this session. It contains your user id and hashed authentication information.
We use a tool called Google Analytics to help us understand how users interact with our website. It tells us aggregate usage and traffic information, such as how the site was accessed, how long visitors stayed, and the number of first-time visitors to the site. By knowing how people use the site, we can make it better.
To learn more about Google Analytics and how it uses your data, please visit http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html
Most browsers include an option to clear existing cookies or reject new ones. However, if you do this, portions of the pirkx.com.au website may not function as intended. The links below provide information about cookie settings in major browsers:
You may also choose to opt out of Google Analytics, details can be found below:
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what personal data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us
In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights: