The History Channel understands the importance of keeping your personal information secure and private.
This website (the “WEBSITE”) is operated by FOXTEL Management Pty Ltd, ABN 65 068 671 938, licensee of ‘The History Channel’ (“we”, “our”, “us”) in the territory (Australia and its external territories such as, but not limited to, Norfolk and Christmas Islands, and New Zealand). We are committed to the protection of personal information provided by you to the site.
- What we mean by ‘Personal Information’
- What happens if you leave this website
- How we collect Your Personal Information
- How we store and secure Your Personal Information
- How we use and disclose Your Personal Information
- How we grant access to Your Personal Information
- How we treat children’s privacy
- How you can contact us
- How you can find out more Information about Privacy
2. What we mean by “Personal Information”
3. What happens if you leave this Website
4. How we collect Your Personal Information
We collect Your Personal Information for the purpose of enhancing your use of the Website and continually improving the Website for you and other users (the “PRIMARY PURPOSE”).
The information which we collect includes your email address and your name for the purposes of answering your queries if you choose to ‘Contact Us’ via this Website or if you ask us to “Tell a Friend” about our Website.
On this Website, we do not collect Your Personal Information for the purposes of direct marketing unless you specifically ask us to do so.
If you do not supply the information required by us in using various functions of this Website, we may not be able to provide you with full access to the Website.
5. How we store and secure Your Personal Information
We will use all reasonable endeavours to maintain the security of Your Personal Information.
We require our staff and service providers to respect the confidentiality of Your Personal Information.
We adhere to the requirements set out in the Privacy Act and the National Privacy Principles for storing and securing Your Personal Information.
6. How we use and disclose Your Personal Information
We will use and disclose Your Personal Information for the Primary Purpose.
Where you specifically consent, we may provide information about you to our related bodies corporate, commercial sponsors, advertisers, business partners, program distributors or associates located both in and outside Australia (“OUR PARTNERS”), and we and Our Partners may send you information about our products and/or services. If you provide such consent and subsequently decide that you do not wish to receive information about these products and/or services, please contact us and advise us accordingly. We will use reasonable endeavours to effect your request within 14 days of receipt of our receipt of your request.
We may disclose some information that does not personally identify you to advertisers to provide advertisers with aggregate statistics of people that have seen or linked to their advertisements on this Website. This assists us to improve this Website and to provide the Website and its features to you and other users at no cost.
7. How we grant access to Your Personal Information
We will use all reasonable endeavours to keep Your Personal Information accurate, complete and up-to-date. You may contact us to examine Your Personal Information held by us. We will use reasonable endeavours to provide you with a complete list of Your Personal Information within 14 days of receipt of your request.
You may contact us to amend any of Your Personal Information that is accurate, complete or up-to-date. We will use reasonable endeavours to correct your records, as requested, within 14 days of receipt of this notice.
8. How we treat children’s privacy
9. How you can contact us
You can contact us by writing to The History Channel, 5 Thomas Holt Drive, North Ryde, NSW 2113, Australia.
11. How you can find out more Information about Privacy
If you would like further information about your rights to privacy, please see the Australian Privacy Commissioner’s website or contact the Internet Industry Association.