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LCNAU uses analytics, including Google Analytics, to collect information about visitors to its website and how they use the website. It uses third-party tracking cookies to collect demographic information and track how visitors interact with this website, including how the website has been accessed (for example, from a search engine, a link, etc.) and what visitors do on the site.

The information collected about the use of the website (including IP addresses) may be transmitted to and stored on servers outside Australia. Standard anonymised user statistics may be used to compile reports for third parties such as universities to evaluate usage of the site. This information will also be used by LCNAU to improve functionality of the site.

Where you choose to purchase products via our website, pay for a LCNAU membership, or make financial contributions of other kinds to LCNAU, you may choose to do this via PayPal. In this instance, your personal information (including credit card information) will be collected and used by PayPal. For more information on how PayPal manages your personal information, you can read the PayPal Privacy Policy. LCNAU only receives from PayPal information necessary to confirm your payment, such as the date of the transaction, the name of the purchaser and the purchaser’s delivery address. This information is used by LCNAU to fulfil its obligations in relation to the purchase, such as to dispatch the purchased items, update LCNAU membership details, or issue invoices or receipts.

Where you choose to join the LCNAU Mailing List via the button on the LCNAU homepage, you will be prompted to supply your email address, name, university (where applicable), state and professional language affiliation. This personal information will be used only for the purposes of communicating to you information about LCNAU and LCNAU activities. LCNAU will not disclose it to any third parties without your consent unless required by or authorised under law.

Where a new membership is purchased, an application for membership must be completed and returned to LCNAU via email or post. This information is stored securely and is not disclosed to any third parties without the consent of the member.

Information received by LCNAU via the Mailing List button on the website or via a LCNAU membership application is stored in a database to facilitate email correspondence by LCNAU. This information includes email address, name, university (where applicable), state, professional language affiliation, attendance at LCNAU colloquia, and LCNAU membership status. This information is used only for the purposes of communicating to you information about LCNAU and LCNAU activities.

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LCNAU regularly reviews its compliance with this privacy policy. If you have any questions/complaints about privacy or confidentiality or if you wish to access and amend your personal information, please contact us.