Citizens Commission on Human Rights

The Mental Health Watchdog

Australian National Office

Privacy Policy

Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR)

ABN: 81 136 981 729   ACN: 136 981 729

Privacy Policy touchscreen operated by a businessman.This Privacy Policy sets out our commitment to protecting the privacy of your personal information that we collect through our website and associated social media (Website) or directly from you.

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

When using our Website or by providing us with personal information, you have consented to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information, but only in accordance with this Privacy Policy which directs that such information is handled sensitively, securely, and in accordance with any applicable laws.

If you do not wish to provide personal information to us, then you do not have to do so, however it may affect your use of this Website or any products and services offered on it.

1.  Type of personal information collected
Personal Information: The type of personal information we collect is set out on our Website.
If we receive your personal information from you or from any third parties, we will protect it as set out in this Privacy Policy.

2.  Collection and use of personal information
We collect and use the personal information for legitimate and relevant purposes only including contacting and communicating with you, for internal record keeping and for marketing to you.

3.  Disclosure of personal information
Information provided on our mental health abuse case forms/questionnaires or data given when requesting more information may be directed at our discretion to another CCHR, no matter where it is located in the world, if we believe that organisation is more suited to fulfil your request. CCHR will notify you of our decision to do so.

We never sell or rent your personal information to third parties.

Your Personal Information will be released if required by law or if we believe that there is a threat to you or another person’s health or safety.

4.  Website Analytics
Our website may contain links to other third party websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible or are we liable for the privacy practices of such other sites. When you leave our Website and access other third party websites, we advise you to be aware and read their privacy policy.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage and to improve the experience of our Website users

5.  Unsubscribe
To unsubscribe from our e-mail database, or to opt out of communications, please contact us at the details below.

6.  Storage and Security
We are committed to ensuring that the information you provide is stored securely. However, you should be aware that there is still an inherent risk transmitting information across the internet.

7.  Change to Privacy Policy
CCHR reserves the right to modify or amend this Privacy Policy at any time by posting the revised policy on our Website.

For any questions, please contact us at:
Citizens Commission on Human Rights ABN: 81 136 981 729

Last update: 26 March 2020