Your Privacy is Respected
Visas Association™ is committed to upholding the privacy of your ‘Personal Information’, including but not limited to our partners, suppliers, customers and other website visitors.
We ensure you the utmost professionalism and our alignment to operate within global privacy regulations, such as:
- United States: ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII)
- European: ‘General Data Protection Regulation’ (GDPR); and,
- Australian: ‘Australian Privacy Principles’ (‘APPs’) – as set out in the ‘Privacy Act 1988’
“Personal information” relates to identifiable data that relates to you.
Collection of Personal Information
Visas Association™ may collect personal data that you provide by inquiring on our website, subscribe to a newsletter, purchase a product and other interactions with our business. Personal data that may be collected includes but is not limited to:
- First and Last Name
- Email Address
- Travel Dates
- Passport Number
- Contact Number
- Postal Address
- IP Address
Other ways we improve the communication and services we provide to you is by collecting personal data via means that include, but are not limited to, our third party partner network, publically available data and affiliates.
Your personal data is utilised to improve our ability to deliver a high-quality service, provide tailored and relatable promotional material as well as sales materials.
Use of your Personal Data
Visas Association™ may use your personal data to provide you with tailored information or promotions, updates relating to our services and other communication means to manage our relationship. We may also use your information to improve our product offering and better understand your needs.
We may also contact via the personal data you provide in mediums including but not limited to mobile telephone, electronic mail (e-mail), SMS or snail mail.
Disclosure of Personal Data
Visas Association™ may disclose your personal data to our employees, insurers, advisers, advertisers, suppliers, sub-contractors, agents or other third parties as far as is deemed reasonable or necessary.
We may be required to share your personal data to Government or Law Enforcement agencies to comply with legal requirements, including but not limited to regulation, court order, subpoena, warrant or any other legal proceeding.
Collected personal data may be stored, processed or transferred between parties located in countries that are outside of your country of residence.
Any changes in the control of the business, whether relating to who ownership, assets or operations, we will reserve the right to transfer, to the extent of the law outlined above, all of our user information, customer personal data, non-personal data and any other database of information. This information may be disclosed to potential purchasers or owners, providing an agreed confidentiality statement has been signed.
Security of Personal Data
Visas Association™ ensures, at all times and with reasonable steps, that your personal data is secure from unauthorised access, misuse, interference, modification, loss or disclosure. Suitable electronic and manual procedures have been set in place to safeguard your information.
The exchange of your personal data is done so at your own risk and we cannot guarantee the security of the information provided to, or received by us. We are excluded from any liability relating to unauthorised access, misuse, interference, modification, loss or disclosure of your personal data.
As we take personal data security extremely seriously, please notify us of any breach you become aware of:
Access to Personal Data
You may request details pertaining to the personal data that have in reference to you in accordance with the law. Access to your personal data will only be given if deemed reasonable to do so and precautionary actions are taken to validate and verify your identity.
We reserve the right to refuse to provide you access to your personal data and it is not tantamount to any breach.
Visas Association™ aggregates personal data relating to the use of our website, digital assets, offline assets and other mediums. This data may include, but not limited to, operating system, session logs, internet browser type, pages visited before or after our sites, etc and is used to improve our service offering.
We may also place a ‘Cookie’ on your computer after access one of our assets, which is used to identify you when you return to any of our assets. Cookies are also used to serve relevant ads to you through third-party services including, but not limited to: Google Ads, YouTube Ads, Yahoo & Bing Ads, Facebook Ads, Twitter Ads and LinkedIn Ads. Cookies can be managed via your internet browsers settings menu.