In this policy a reference to
means the Rockdale Uniting Church which has adopted this policy
Organisation will comply with the NPPs. If there
is any inconsistency between this policy and the NPPs, then the NPPs
Subject to paragraph 4, the Organisation will only
use personal information for the primary purpose
for which it is collected. In most cases, the purpose
will relate to the spiritual, pastoral, social,
educational and administrative functions of the
Those functions include maintaining
for the purpose of
the role of
the Church in
society and recording the family histories of its members.
The information may be disclosed to scholars
studying the Church and to relatives of Church members.
The Organisation will only use personal information
about an individual for a secondary purpose
something beyond the scope of
the primary purpose) if that individual has consented or the use
otherwise permitted by the NPPs.
The Organisation will take reasonable steps to keep
personal information secure and will, subject to the NPPs, comply
with any request from a person to correct or remove his or her
information. The Organisation will appoint a Privacy Officer who
will be responsible for storing, correcting
giving people access to personal information
collected about them.
Personal information collected by the Organisation
may be sensitive information for the purpose of
information about a person's
health). As a non-profit organisation, the
permitted to collect sensitive information without a person's
express consent. However, the
will endeavour to seek consent from a person if sensitive
information is sought for something other than the primary functions
of the Organisation described in paragraph 3.
The operating procedures (whether or not they are
formalised in a manual) of the Organisation will
comply with this policy and the NPPs.
The Organisation's Privacy Officer is empowered to
receive and deal with any complaint that the
Organisation has not complied with this policy or the NPPs.