Synkronos Legal is committed to protecting your privacy and complies with the National Privacy Principles set out in the Australian Privacy Act 1988. This policy outlines how we manage privacy protection of your personal information.
What personal information do we collect and why do we need it?
To enable us to provide you with legal and business services we need to obtain personal information which identifies you. This includes your name, age, gender, contact details, and financial information. We may also need to obtain copies of identification documents, such as your Driver’s Licence, your Passport and your Medicare card, as well as bank account and credit/debit card details. We use this information to provide you with the legal and business services you request us to provide.
How do we collect the personal information?
Where practical we will collect personal information from you directly, in person, by email or by telephone.
Who will see or have access to your personal information?
We will only provide your personal information to other persons or entities if it is necessary to do so to provide the legal and business services you have requested us to provide OR if we are required to do so by law, by a court order or to investigate suspected fraud or other unlawful activity.
Ordinarily, your personal information will only be seen or used by persons working for Synkronos Legal in the course of us providing you with the legal and business services you have requested us to provide. We may also need to provide your personal information to other professional service providers who you instruct us or we advise are required to provide us with specialised assistance and advice in the course of us providing you with the legal and business services you have requested us to provide.
Our information systems and files are kept secure from unauthorised access and our staff and contracted service providers have been informed of the importance we place on protecting your privacy and their role in helping us to do so
How do I make and enquiry about my personal information?