Privacy & Disclaimer Policy
Welcome to the web site of Columbia Apartments on Rainbow Bay. For your protection and ours, we have established the following General Terms and Conditions of Use for this web site. Columbia Apartments offers you a variety of online content throughout this web site, all of which are subject to these Terms and Conditions of Use. By using this site in any way, you are agreeing to comply with these terms. As these terms are subject to change without prior notice, we encourage you to visit this page often.
Columbia Apartments owns the intellectual property rights to all content on the web site. Unless otherwise stated, copyright law protects all materials contained in this web site. The content of our web site is intended for personal use; it may not be saved, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted for any other purpose without explicit prior written permission of Columbia Apartments.
At Columbia Apartments, the privacy and confidentiality of user information is important. We are committed to maintaining the privacy and security of your user information. Columbia Apartments will not disclose identifiable user information to any third party without prior consent from you.
What Information Is Collected About You And How Do We Use It?
We take the utmost care to ensure that the personal information we obtain from you is not used in a way that you may be unaware of or not agreeable to. You may wish to submit an information request about Columbia Apartments, participate in one of our promotions or subscribe to our e-mail or postal mail lists. In response, we may ask for information such as your name, postal address, email address and contact number(s). In the event you opt to provide us with this information, we will only use it for the purpose specified by you at the bottom of the information gathering form.
INFORMATION COLLECTED ON THE SITE MAY BE USED TO:
- Register you as a Columbia Apartments member
- Plan and purchase holiday accommodation
- Enter your email in our promotions
- Send marketing communications or surveys to you
- Respond to your questions or suggestions
- Improve the quality of your visit to our site
Any information you enter into the forms on the Site are only used for Columbia Apartments purposes or in joint promotions with partner. We do not sell, rent or share any of your personal information with any other party including any third-party joint promoters, nor use it for unapproved commercial purposes. You may request to be removed from our lists at any time. All emails distributed to our lists will contain easy, online access to unsubscribe.
Permission For Use
If you decide to make an online reservation at the Site, you will be linked to a reservation interface and a third party booking engine (“Booking Engine”). While it appears to be part of our site, the Booking Engine is in fact provided by a third party and is governed by its privacy practices. We understand that security remains the primary concern of online consumers and have chosen the Booking Engine Vendor carefully. We would like our Site visitors to feel confident about using the Site to plan and purchase their accommodations, so Columbia Apartments is committed to protecting the information we collect. Columbia Apartments ensures that information that is stored in our systems are protected from unauthorized access.
Our Site is hosted in a secure environment. The Site servers/systems are configured with data encryption, or scrambling, technologies, and industry-standard firewalls. When you enter personal information during the reservation process, or during a customer email sign-up, your data is protected by Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to ensure safe transmission.
Withdrawing Consent To Use
- Clicking on the “Unsubscribe” button at the bottom of our email communication to you.
- via email at firstname.lastname@example.org;
- Phone us on +61-7 5599 0666;
- Regular Mail to:
PO Box 40
Coolangatta QLD, Australia
Application of Act, Complaints
If after consultation with Columbia Apartments you wish to take the matter further, you may contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner on 1300 363 992 or by mail to:
Director of Compliance
Office of the Federal Privacy Commissioner
GPO Box 5218
SYDNEY NSW 1042
Additional Privacy Information
If you are interested in obtaining additional information of privacy, you can visit the Australian Federal Privacy Commissioner’s website at www.privacy.gov.au.
Use Of Aggregated Data
Columbia Apartments is interested in improving the Site and may develop and offer new features and services. We monitor aggregated data regarding use of the Site for marketing purposes and to study, improve and promote use of the Site. In connection with such purposes, Columbia Apartments may share aggregated data with third parties collectively and in an anonymous way. Disclosure of aggregated data does not reveal personal information about individual Site users in any way that identifies who they are or how to contact them.
Columbia Apartments has two exceptions to these limits on use of personal information:
Columbia Apartments may monitor and, when we believe in good faith that disclosure is required, disclose information to protect the security, property, assets and/or rights of Columbia Apartments from unauthorized use, or misuse, of the Site or anything found at the Site.
Columbia Apartments may disclose information when required by law; however, only to the extent necessary and in a manner that seeks to maintain the privacy of the individual
To enable features at the Site, Columbia Apartments may assign one or more “cookies” to your Internet browser. Cookies, among other things, speed navigation through our Site, keep track of information so that you do not have to re-enter it each time you visit our Site, and may provide you with customized content. A cookie is an Internet mechanism composed of a small text file containing a unique identification number that permits a web server to send small pieces of information or text by means of your browser and place them on your computer’s hard drive for storage. This text lets the web server know if you have previously visited the web page. Cookies by themselves cannot be used to find out the identity of any user.
We do not connect aggregated data to any name, address, or other identifying information.
Links Provided To Other Sites
Columbia Apartments may provide links to a number of other web sites that we believe might offer you useful information and services. However, those sites may not follow the same privacy policies as Columbia Apartments. Columbia Apartments does not endorse, is not responsible for, or liable for any content, advertising, products, services, or other materials on, or available from, such external sites. The same applies to sites that may contain links to the Columbia Apartments web site. We urge you to contact the relevant parties controlling these sites or accessing their on-line policies for the relevant information about their data collection practices before submitting any personal information or other sensitive data.
Columbia Apartments does not promise that the web site will be error-free, uninterrupted, nor that it will provide specific results from its use or content, search or links on it.
The web site and its content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. Columbia Apartments cannot ensure that files you download from the web site will be free of viruses, contamination or destructive features. Columbia Apartments disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including also any implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
Columbia Apartments will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this web site, including without limitation; direct, indirect, incidental, and punitive and consequential damages. Columbia Apartments makes no guarantee of any specific result from use of this web site or use of this service.
Columbia Apartments does not promise that the web site’s images and descriptions of products and services are at any time an exact reflection or presentation of the products and services offered by or available at Columbia Apartments. The web site and its content are subject to change without prior notice. Columbia Apartments disclaims all liabilities or warranties, express or implied, based on any differences of any kind between the descriptions of products and services on the web site and the actual features of products and services offered by or available at Columbia Apartments.
Policy Modifications & Contacting Columbia Apartments
Columbia Apartments reserves the right to change this Privacy & Disclaimer Policy at any time; notice of changes will be published on this page. Changes will always be prospective, not retroactive. If you have questions about our policies, please contact Columbia Apartments on +61 7 5599 0666:
Columbia Apartments ON RAINBOW BAY
Phone: +61 7 5576 3844
184- 190 Marine Parade,
Coolangatta QLD 4225