At Sequins & Sand, we totally respect your privacy rights and recognise the importance of protecting the information collected about you.
We will not disclose this information to others without your consent, unless required to by law.
What Information Does Sequins & Sand Collect and How Is It Used?
The following sets out the different types of information we collect, why we collect it and what you can do if you would like to remove yourself from our mailing list (newsletter) or change any details we may hold. Further privacy information can be obtained on the Privacy Commissioner's website.
Sequins & Sand will collect personal information directly from you, its online visitor, when you order for yourself (or someone else), purchase a gift voucher or when you or they register for a service offered by Sequins & Sand.
Security of Information:
Our 128-bit SSL security system encodes your credit card and contact details to ensure their safety. No data transmission can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, just as no store card transaction can be completely without risk of fraud.
If you click on this seal, more information about our security certificate can be found:
Orders and Purchasing:
If an order is placed with us, we need to hold personal information so that we can process and fulfill your orders, including:
- email address
- phone numbers
- home address
- shipping address(es)
If you pay by credit card or debit card, details are entered on our site, but all information is held by our payment gateway provider eWay. We use the eWay XML payment solution.
If you pay using Paypal, all information is held directly in their system. PayPal is our payment partner. The details you use to access PayPal are neither transmitted nor held in the Sequins & Sand systems.
Any further information will only be held with your explicit consent. Details collected allow us to process your order. We will supply our delivery company with your address and name to complete the delivery process.
We do not disclose any identifiable personal data to any other company or third party.
You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your own personal information. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are using the Internet and the website.
Newsletter & Mailing List
If you elect to receive our newsletter your email address will be added to our mailing list. You will not be put on the mailing lists of any third parties and neither your email address nor your name will be disclosed to anyone else. We will only use your name and e-mail address to send you information relating to new developments, products, news and events.
Other Information We Collect Through Our Services
As a user of our services, we may collect non-personal data about your use of the website, such as pages visited, times and volume of use of the services as well as Traffic Data. Traffic Data includes logs, details of networks, time of log-on or access, length of sessions and similar systems data. We will use this data to track web usage and update our site accordingly.
Any Disclosure of Information
Service Suppliers: Third party companies and individuals have been engaged to perform functions on behalf of Sequins & Sand. Functions such as the delivery of purchases, credit card payment authorisation, trend analysis, marketing and promotions and website development from time to time. Our understanding with them is that this information will only be used by these companies to perform their appropriate functions and not for other usage.
Statistical Groups: From time to time we provide statistical information about sales, trading patterns and navigation techniques to reputable third parties. This may comprise data collected about you and other users to form aggregate results. However, we will not provide any direct personal information that identifies you as our customer.
Crime: In cases where fraud or other crime is suspected, we do communicate with Police, Banks and other relevant authorities. Many of these checks are done manually and communication is handled carefully by a member of the Sequins & Sand team. We will pass on any information relating to suspected fraudulent activity to relevant authorities.
Privacy Issues and Safeguards
Sign out or close your browser once you have finished shopping within www.SequinsandSand.com.au. This is to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence. If you share a computer with someone or are using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet cafe, you as an individual are responsible for the security of and access to your computer.
Any information provided or purchases made by children MUST have the consent of parents or guardians. These adults should check the Terms of Sale before purchases are made.
Data Transmission and Viruses
All care is taken to ensure that the www.SequinsandSand.com.au website and data transmissions are free from viruses. However, it is your responsibility to scan any data or websites for viruses.