The Australian Refrigeration Council is dedicated to maintaining the security of your data.
The ARC holds personal information in a range of audio-visual, paper and electronic based records (including in cloud-based applications and services). The ARC complies with the Australian Government Protective Security Policy Framework for protecting resources (including information) from harm or unauthorised access. Personal information is held in accordance with the collection and security requirements of the APPs, and the ARC’s own policies and procedures.
Under the Privacy Act, the ARC is required to take measures to ensure that when your personal information is to be held by a third party, that the third party complies with the same privacy requirements applicable to the ARC.
The ARC has privacy clauses in all its legal documents, including funding deeds, services and contracts. This is to ensure third parties that the ARC deals with are required to handle personal information in accordance with the APPs.
The ARC will take reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify your personal information if the ARC no longer needs it for any purpose for which the information may be used or disclosed, unless:
The ARC accepts electronic payments through a secure third party payment portal provided by Eway. No payment information is held by the ARC during or after the payment transaction in line with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard.