The details contained on this site, including the accounting firms directory, is provided solely for information purposes and is not intended to constitute legal or professional advice.
Australianbiz Pty Ltd (Australianbiz) believes that the information contained therein has been obtained from reliable sources. However, we cannot guarantee that the information is accurate and up-to-date. Therefore, you should not act on the basis of this information without first obtaining appropriate professional advice.
Australianbiz and its representatives expressly disclaim all liability for any loss or damage (which includes incidental, special, or consequential damages) to any person or organisation, whether a user of this site or not, that may arise in connection with the use or non-use of any of the facilities provided on the site, even if such loss or damage is reasonably foreseeable.
Australianbiz is committed to protecting the privacy of its members and users of the site. We don’t make available to third parties any data (including personal, business, or confidential information) submitted to the site.
If you visit an unsecured area of our website (where you are not required to log on) to browse or download information, we will record the date and time of your visit, the page that you viewed, the path you followed to get there and the information, if any, that you downloaded. This information cannot be used to personally identify you. The information is used for statistical and maintenance purposes which assists with the continual evaluation of the website.
We take all reasonable steps to ensure that your information is properly protected from unauthorised access, disclosure or modification. Our security measures include, but are not limited to, encrypting the data sent from your computer to our server, firewalls and virus scanning tools. Any information so collected is stored on our server, which can only be accessed by our consent.
We do not use any information collected from our website to send unsolicited advertising material (SPAM) to your computer,. We do from time to time send emails to our subscribers advising of new information added to the site. Our members have the option to opt out of these emails at any time upon which their information will be removed from our records.
Other information may be collected when you apply for an online product, make a payment online or send us a query via email.
When a business or accounting firm subscribes to our website, they enter certain information such as address and phone number, as well as creating their own username and password which is used to access the “members only” information on the site. Subscribers can update this information at any time by logging into the site.
Marketing to Accounting Firms
As part of our normal operations, Australianbiz collects mailing data and email addresses of accounting firms that we use for marketing purposes to promote our website to accountants who are not subscribers to the site. We don’t maintain any other information about the firm including revenue, number of partners/staff, etc.
The information we collect has all been obtained from publicly available sources which includes the internet and business directories and is not of a sensitive nature.
We take reasonable steps to make sure that the information we collect is accurate, complete and up-to-date. We will upon request, provide accounting firms with any details that we have about the firm. A firm can request us to correct or update the personal information that the firm believes is inaccurate, incomplete, or out of date. We will update this information within 2 business days.
We send regular e-newsletters to accountants that contains information we believe is of interest to them such as business and tax articles and related webinars that we arange specifically for accountants. We may also from time to time promote our website by direct mail. Firms are given the opportunity to opt out of these communications by either phone, mail, or email.
Where a partner or employee of an accounting firm has requested that they wish to opt out of a particular form of communication, the firm's details are removed from our list within 2 business days.
Australianbiz may on an infrequent basis make this non-sensitive information available to our alliance partners and other third parties that provide goods and services to accounting firms. We have a strict policy that the information is only provided to reputable organisations that deal with accounting firms on a regular basis.
By not opting out of our regular communications, accounting firms consent to Australianbiz collecting, using and disclosing their personal information for these purposes.
Online Purchase and Payment
Subscription to our site and payment can only be made on-line. Payments are instantly processed through the secure payment gateway of the National Australia Bank.
Sensitive information such as your credit card number is not stored on our system and is not accessible via the Internet. All transmission of data for the purposes of billing and collections is done via encrypted transmission between Australianbiz and our merchant facility.