What we collect
DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method may collect the following information:
- Contact information including e-mail address
- Date of birth
- Emergency contact person
- Bank account and/or credit card details
- Payment history
- Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
- Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
- Sensitive information*
- For employment or other recruitment purposes, the above as well as employment and education details and generally, information relating to qualifications and experience
An individual is not obliged to provide their personal information to DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method however, without certain information from an individual it may not be possible for DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method to provide its products and/or services to the individual.
The types of sensitive information generally collected by DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method include information relating to:
- Your health
- Your weight and body measurement
- Your medical history
- Whether you smoke or are pregnant
- Whether you are on any medication
- Other health related information that is necessary to properly advise you about fitness training.
What we do with the information we gather
DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method will only use and disclose your personal information so we can provide you with the services you have requested as well as for the following directly related secondary purposes:
- Managing your account with DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method
- To improve our products and services
- Send promotional email to you about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided**
- Contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.**
- To customise the DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method website according to your interests
- We may provide your information to our third party partners for marketing or promotional purposes provided we first have your consent
- Assessing your employment application and reference checking
DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method will never sell your information.
Who will Defy Pilates disclose your information to?
DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method may disclose your personal information to third parties including its franchisees for the purpose for which it collects it. That is, generally, DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method will only disclose your personal information to third parties for the purpose of providing DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method classes and products to you or other directly related secondary purposes as set out above. DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method may otherwise disclose your personal information with your consent or if it is required or authorised by law.
DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method may disclose your personal information to third party services providers overseas. All Mindbody Inc. servers are located in Irvine California with Disaster Recovery servers in Las Vegas Nevada. However, where your personal information is disclosed to an overseas recipient, we will also take adequate measures to ensure that your personal information is handled by the overseas recipient in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and our instructions for the purposes described above. By providing DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method with your personal information, you consent to this disclosure of your personal information.
Where we have obtained your consent to do so, or in circumstances where you would reasonably expect that your personal information would be used or disclosed for this purpose, we may contact you from time to time with marketing material about our other products or services or third parties. At any time you may opt out of receiving this marketing material by contacting DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method by email at email@example.com or your local studio. Your consent to receiving this information will remain current until you notify DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method otherwise.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent loss, misuse, and unauthorised access, use, modification, disclosure, alteration, or destruction we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
However, you should keep in mind that the transmission of information over the Internet is not completely secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this website may not be secure, and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method via e-mail.
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We use traffic log cookies (Google Analytics) to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve the DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.
We also use Google cookies for remarketing to advertise online.
How does our remarketing activity affect you?
- When you visit the DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method website, our web server will drop a cookie on your browser
- If you leave the DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method website to visit another website which is part of the Google network, you may be served our ad
- The remarketing cookie will be valid for 30 days.
You can remove our remarketing cookie by deleting your Internet browsing history and clearing your cookies. This can be done through the tools/settings function of your Internet browser.
Overall, cookies help DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method provide you with a better DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method website, by enabling DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method.
Links to other websites
The DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Right of Access and Storage
You may request access to personal information including your credit card information we hold about you by contacting DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method at the following address: 2/3 Swanston St, Mentone, VIC.
Where we hold information that you are entitled to access, we will endeavor to provide you with suitable range of choices as to how access is provided (e.g. email or mailing it to you). A fee may be charged to cover the cost of retrieval.
If at any time you believe that personal information we hold about you is incorrect, incomplete or inaccurate, then you may request that we change it.
Questions and Complaints
We will investigate any complaints received in writing and do our best to resolve them as soon as possible.
If you are not satisfied with the result of your complaint to DEFY Pilates Pty Ltd T/A DEFY Method, you can refer your complaint to the:
Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
Phone: 1300 363 992 (local call cost, but calls from mobile and pay phones may incur higher charges). If calling from overseas (including Norfolk Island): +61 2 9284 9749
TTY: 1800 620 241 (this number is dedicated to the hearing impaired only, no voice calls)
TIS: Translating and Interpreting Service: 131 450 (If you don’t speak English or English is your second language and you need assistance and ask for the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner)
Post: GPO Box 2999 Canberra ACT 2601
Fax: +61 2 9284 9666