Your privacy

Southside Chamber of Commerce Inc. (ABN 34 701 802 241) is committed to protecting your privacy. Southside Chamber of Commerce (SSCC) will not use or disclose any information collected about you other than for the purpose for which it has been provided. SSCC will not use, sell or disclose your information for any other purpose without your consent unless required or authorised by law.

Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland Privacy Policy (PDF)

Our website privacy policy

The types of personal information SSCC collects about you will depend on how you use our website. For example, our web server will record the date and time you visit our site, the pages viewed and the information downloaded. SSCC will only use this information for statistical purposes and to assist in the further development of our website. Should you complete and submit an online application form (for example, for Events registration) SSCC will collect the information it contains. However, if you do not submit your application, any information that you had entered is automatically deleted. From time to time, SSCC may wish to email you about an event or new service that SSCC thinks might be of interest to you. Should you choose not to receive such promotional emails, simply reply to the email and type “unsubscribe” in the subject line of your email.

Information we collect

Information that we may collect include the following:

  • Your name
  • Your email address
  • Your contact details
  • Your payment details including your credit card details
  • Your IP address

Any other information required to provide the services you requested

How we protect your information online

We use 256 Bit Strong SSL Encryption to transmit sensitive data.

We use a Level 1 PCI Compliant Payment Gateway to process credit card details and payments. Credit Card data is encrypted and stored in the Payment Gateway providers database, is only accessible by authorised personnel, and is never stored on our servers.

Your account is password protected by a password of your choosing. It is your responsibility to keep this password confidential.

Security of any data transmitted through the Internet can never be 100% guaranteed, therefore you use our products, services, and website entirely at your own risk.

Compulsory disclosure:

Like any business, we fall under the law. We will be obliged to divulge your personal information if requested by a government agency with the proper authorisation, like a court order.

Third party Websites:

We are not responsible or liable for the content or activities of any third party Websites that we may link to. If you have any questions in this regard, or believe that a Website that we link to is not within the context of the products and services we offer, then please contact us.

Security of your personal information

SSCC has developed procedures to prevent unauthorised access to your personal information and policies to ensure it is used correctly. SSCC strives to protect your personal information, however, SSCC cannot ensure the security of any information that you transmit to us over the internet and you do so at your own risk. SSCC will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your information is secure once it has been received on our systems. The SSCC website links to external websites and we take no responsibility for the privacy practices or the content of these other sites.

Access to your personal information

SSCC encourages you to access and update your personal information should you believe it to be incorrect. If you wish to do so, please contact us and we will take all reasonable steps to correct your personal information, ensuring its accuracy. If you have a complaint regarding the way in which your personal information is being handled by SSCC, please contact us in the first instance by emailing us at Likewise, if you have any questions about this statement, please contact us.

General disclaimer

SSCC, its employees, officers and agents will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from use of the SSCC website, any related website, or any SSCC electronic publication. Further, whilst every effort will be made to ensure that information on the website and in electronic publications is accurate and correct, no warranty or guarantee is given by SSCC as to the accuracy of such information, and no liability will be accepted for loss or damage arising out of the use of such information.

Technical statement has been developed for the web and is best viewed at 1024 x 768 pixel resolution via an internet browser such as Firefox or Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher. The website includes a number of resources in Portable Document Format (PDF). To view these files you will need to install Abode Reader.

This website has not been designed to be viewed using mobile devices, however certain pages and functions are accessible via such devices.