Data Privacy Policy and Guidelines

Introduction

The Australian School of Abu Dhabi (ASAD) is committed to protecting and respecting your data privacy. For the purpose of this Policy, the word “data” refers both to data and information. This Policy sets out the basis on which any data that we collect from you, or that you proactively or voluntarily provide to us may be used.

Collecting data

We may collect and process the following data about you:

What you provide by filling in forms on ASAD Website. This includes information provided in subscribing to newsletters or submitting general enquiries and also may include when you report a problem with our site.

If you email or telephone us then we may keep a full or summary notation of that communication.

Details of your visits to our site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data.

Using data

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in the following ways:

  • To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for displaying on your computer.
  • To provide you with information or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes.
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you wish to do so.
  • To notify you about changes to our service.

Protecting data

We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy. All data provided to us is stored electronically on our secure server. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.

The transmission of data via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of the data that is transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your data, we will apply procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access. We cannot guarantee that illegal access to data as a result of hacking etc. will not occur but we take reasonable steps to stop this from happening.

Disclosing data

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable data. Authorized Government Bodies and Agencies, upon request and under relevant UAE Law or Regulations, will be provided with data.

Consent

By using our site, you are consenting to (accepting) this Policy.

Changing Policy

Any changes that we may make to this Policy in the future will be posted on our Website. You may also be notified by E-mail.

Contacting us

If you have any questions, comments or requests regarding the Policy, you may contact us using this email address - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.