Effective as at: 25 Sep 2018
Scope and Consent
This Privacy Notice describes
the personal information we collect and how we use that information;
when we might disclose your personal information; and
how we keep and protect your personal information.
It applies to this Site and to any services where this Privacy Notice is referenced.
By using our services and/or registering for an account, you are accepting the terms of this Privacy Notice. If you do not provide the information we require, we may not be able to provide all of our services to you.
Drone Sales Australia is run by OneSky Drone Solutions and is responsible for the collection, use, disclosure, retention and protection of your personal information under our global privacy standards and applicable national laws.
What is Personal information?
“Personal information” is information that can be associated with a specific person that could be used to identify that specific person, either from the data directly or from that data combined with other information that we have, or are likely to have, access to. Personal information doesn’t include anonymous or aggregated information that can no longer be used to identify a specific person.
Public information is any information, including personal information, you share with a public audience, including personal information you publish on our Site. Public information is available to anyone on or off our services and can be seen or accessed through online search engines, APIs, and offline media.
Changes to this Privacy Notice
We can change this Privacy Notice at any time by posting the updated terms to the Site. The updated terms automatically take effect 30 days after they are posted. We may announce any changes to this Privacy Notice on our Site and/or via email if we believe they are material.
Global Privacy Standards
Drone Sales Australia is owned by OneSky Drone Solutions.
We collect information you give us including:
- When you register for an account: Information such as your name, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses or user ID (where applicable) when you register for an account with us
- When we verify you or your account: we may collect and process information (as permitted by law) to authenticate you or your account, or to verify the information that you provided to us
- When you transact on or use our services: such as when you post an ad, reply to an ad, communicate with us or other users, information you provide for the services that you use or during a transaction or other transaction-based content.
- We may also collect your financial information (such as credit card or bank account numbers) if you buy a feature from us or are required to pay fees to us
When you engage with our community:
- such as when you submit a web form or participate in community discussions or chats within the forum.
When you interact with your account: such as updating or adding information to your account, adding items to alerts lists and saving searches. Sometimes you may also give us your age, gender, interests and favourites
- When you contact us: such as through email then we will retain history for up to 30 days. We do not have a call facility at this stage.
We may collect information automatically including:
- Information from the devices you use when interacting with us or our services such as device ID or unique user ID, device type, ID for advertising and unique device registration for our trade in program
- Information about your location such as geo-location
- Computer and connection information such as statistics on your page views, traffic to and from the sites, referral URL, ad data, your IP address, your browsing history and your web log information
We collect information using cookies, web beacons and similar technologies including:
Information about the pages you view, the links you click and other actions you take on our services, or within our advertising or email content.
Information we get from third parties which we may use to supplement your account information. For example, we may collect and use demographic information that is publicly available, additional contact information, credit check information and information from credit bureaus, as allowed by applicable national laws.
Information from social media sites when you use those sites to register, share information or connect to your account. Those sites may automatically give us access to some personal information they hold about you (e.g., content you viewed, content you liked, and information about the advertisements you were shown or clicked on, etc.). If you give us access to any account with video content, we may share your video viewing with, or collect information about your video viewing from, third-party social media sites for at least two years or until you withdraw consent. You control the personal information we have access to through your privacy settings on the social media site and the permissions you give us when you grant us access. When you grant us access to information held by social media sites you agree that we may collect, use and retain it in accordance with this Privacy Notice
Information other users may provide about you. If another user gives us information about you, they must tell you about our collection, use, disclose and retention policies before giving us the information. They must also get your explicit consent before giving us your information
Use and Retention
We use your personal information to provide, improve and personalise our services
Your personal information allows us to:
Provide you with access to and use of our services as well as access to your history, internal messages and other features we may provide
Offer you site content that includes items and services that you may like
Provide you with credit offers and opportunities on behalf of other members of our corporate family and their financial institution partners. However, we don’t share financial information without your explicit consent
Customise, measure and improve our services
Provide other services requested by you as described when we collect the information
To provide you with location-based services (such as advertising, search results and other personalised content)
We use your personal information to contact you about your account:
We may contact you via Drone Sales Australia Messages, email, telephone, SMS messages or postal mail:
To give you customer support about your account such as to troubleshoot problems, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, or to get your opinion through surveys
For other reasons or policies and any other agreement we may have with you
We use your personal information to personalise our advertising and marketing, including to:
Personalise, measure and improve our advertising
Contact you, either via email, telephone, SMS text messages or postal mail to offer you discounts and special promotions and to let you know about our services and those of our corporate family (if you have consented to this contact). Message and data rates may apply
Deliver targeted marketing, service updates and promotional offers
We use your personal information for legal compliance reasons, including to:
Prevent, detect, mitigate and investigate fraud, security breaches, potentially prohibited or illegal activities
Enforce our Privacy Notice, our terms and conditions or other policies
Retention of personal information:
If your account is active, we will keep your personal information as long as we need it for our operations. We may also keep personal information from closed accounts to comply with national laws, stop fraud, collect fees owed, assist with any investigation, enforce our terms and conditions and take other actions under applicable national laws. If we no longer need your personal information, we securely dispose of it.
Marketing Communications. If you don’t want to receive marketing communications from us, you can unsubscribe via the link in the email you received..
Push Notifications. Upon download of certain services, you are provided the option to opt into receiving push notifications from Drone Sales Australia on your device and within the application. We send you push notifications from time-to-time to
(a) inform you of service related messages,
(b) communicate messages from others in the Drone Sales Australia community and (c) update you about any events or promotions that we may be running. If you no longer wish to receive notifications from us, you can, where applicable, change your preferences by logging into your account or by disabling notifications in your device settings. To ensure you receive proper notifications, we will need to collect certain information about your device such as operating system and user identification information.
Targeted Advertising. If you want to learn more about targeted advertising (also known as behavioural advertising), and turn on or off individual companies for online behavioural advertising, you can do so on www.youronlinechoices.com.au.
You can see, review and change your personal information by signing in to your account. Please update your personal information immediately if it changes or is inaccurate.
Once you make a public posting, you may not be able to change or remove it. If you ask us to, we will close your account and remove your personal information from view as soon as reasonably possible, based on your account activity and as required under applicable national laws.
We will honour your right to request access to, or modification or deletion of, your personal information. We may have the right to withhold that access or refuse to modify or erase your personal information under applicable national laws, but we will give you reasons if we do so. To contact us about access and to find out if any fees apply, please contact Drone Sales Australia.
We disclose your information to marketing firms (none of which are associated as yet) who may use it to:
provide joint content and services (like registration, transactions and customer support)
help detect and stop possible fraud and illegal acts, violations of our terms and conditions, and data security breaches
offer you personalised advertising
guide decisions about their products, sites, applications, services, tools and marketing communications. Other group companies will not send you marketing communications unless you have consented to receiving their communications
We may disclose your information to third-parties:
third party service providers who help us provide our services, payment processing services, such as PayPal and assist us in providing customised advertising, help us with the prevention, detection, mitigation and investigation of potentially illegal acts, violations of our terms and conditions, fraud and/or security breaches, bill collection, affiliate and rewards programs and other business operations
third party financial institution partners who may offer financial products to you, for them to provide joint content and services (such as registration, transactions and customer support). These third party financial institution partners will use your personal information to send you marketing communications only if you have requested their services
Other third parties when you have given consent to share your information via Drone Sales Australia.
Drone Sales Australia may use software to measure and analyse usage of our website. To learn more about the information that software may collect and your choices contact Drone Sales Australia.
We may disclose your information to law enforcement and other parties in connection with the law, including:
law enforcement or governmental agencies, or authorised third-parties, in response to a verified request regarding a criminal investigation, alleged or suspected illegal activity, or any other activity that may expose us, you or any of our users to legal risk
participants of the Drone Sales Australia site may have information in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy or other unlawful activity supplied to law enforcement
credit agencies or bureaus as authorised by applicable national laws
third parties commencing, or involved in, a legal proceeding if they provide us with a subpoena, court order or similar legal document
other third parties to comply with our legal requirements, enforce our terms and conditions, respond to claims that a listing or other content violates the rights of others, or if we otherwise believe in good faith that the disclosure is needed to prevent imminent physical harm, harm to property, financial loss or to report suspected illegal activity
Change of ownership
If we were to merge with or be bought by another company, we may share information with them in accordance with our privacy standards. The new combined entity would comply with this Privacy Notice. If your personal information is to be collected, used, disclosed or retained for any purposes not covered in this Privacy Notice, you will receive advance notice of any changes to the processing of your personal information.
We protect your information using technical and administrative security measures. Our safeguards include firewalls and data encryption, physical access controls to data centres and information access authorisation controls. If you believe your account has been abused, please contact Drone Sales Australia.
When you use social login:
If you sign into your social network account using the same email that you previously used to register for an account with us, you will access your existing account with us.
If you sign into your social network account using an email address that we don’t recognise in our systems, a new account will be created in our systems for you.
You may use social login or regular sign in each time you login into your account with us. If you use regular sign in but a password has not been issued to you (because you registered through social login) you need to get a password through the password reset flow.
When you use social login the “keep me signed in” policies of the social network provider apply. We do not control those policies. For your safety we recommend that you:
Don’t use social login if you are accessing our services using a public or shared device
Visit your social network provider site to learn about their sign in policies and your options
Unwanted or threatening email
We do not tolerate abuse of our services. You do not have permission to add other users to your mailing list, call or send SMS messages for commercial spamming purposes, even if a user bought something from you, unless the user has given their explicit consent. Sending unwanted or threatening email and SMS messages is against our terms and conditions. To report spam or spoof emails please contact Drone Sales Australia.
Third party privacy practices
This Privacy Notice addresses only the use and disclosure of personal information we collect from you. If you disclose your information to others, or if you are directed to a third party website, their privacy notices and practices will apply.
We can’t guarantee the privacy or security of your information once you provide it to a third party. You should check the privacy and security policies of your trading partner before entering into a transaction and choosing to share your information, even when dealing with buyers or sellers on our site.
Questions or Complaints
For questions about this Privacy Notice or our privacy practices:
you can reach us at: