Last updated: 20/05/2020

This privacy policy (“Policy”) describes how Geraldton Scrap Metal (“Geraldton Scrap Metal,” “we,” “us” or “our”) collects, protects and uses the personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) you (“User,” “you” or “your”) may provide on the website and any of its products or services (collectively, “Website” or “Services”).

It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your Personal Information and how you can access and update it. This Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage.


We receive and store any information you knowingly provide to us when you create an account, fill out any online forms on the Website. When required, this information may include your email address, name, and telephone.

You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but then we might not be able to respond to your enquiry. Users who are uncertain about what information is mandatory are welcome to contact us.


When you visit the Website, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends. This data may include information such as:

IP address of your device
Browser type and version
Operating system type and version
Language preferences
The webpage URL you were visiting before you came to our Website
Pages of our Website that you visit, the time spent on those pages, information
you search for on our Website, access times and dates, and other statistics.


The Geraldton Scrap Metal will retain Your Personal Information only for as long as it necessary for the purposes set out in this Policy. We will keep and use Your Personal Information to the extent required to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we needed to retain your data to comply with applicable law)., resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

The Geraldton Scrap Metal will also retain Your Personal Information for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of Our Service, or We are legally obliged to retain this data for more extended periods.


Depending on your location, data transfers may involve transferring and storing your information in a country other than your own. You are entitled to learn about the legal basis of information transfers to a country outside Western Australia or to any international organisation governed by public international law and about the security measures taken by us to safeguard your information.

If any such transfer takes place, you can check the relevant sections of this document or inquire with us using the information provided in the contact section.


You may exercise certain rights regarding your information processed by us.
In particular, you have the right to do the following:

(i) You have the right to withdraw consent where you have previously given your consent to the processing of your information

(ii) You have the right to object to the processing of your data if the processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent

(iii) You have the right to learn if we are processing the information, obtain disclosure regarding certain aspects of the processing and obtain a copy of the Data undergoing processing

(iv) You have the right to verify the accuracy of your information and ask for it to be updated or corrected;

(v) you have the right, under certain circumstances, to restrict the processing of your data, in which case, we will not process your information for any purpose other than storing it;

(vi) You have the right to obtain the erasure of your Personal Information from us

(vii) You have the right to receive your information in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format and, if technically feasible, to have it transmitted to another controller without any hindrance. This provision is applicable provided that your information is processed by automated means and that the processing is based on your consent, on a contract which you are part of or on pre-contractual obligations thereof.


Where Personal Information is processed for the public interest, in the exercise of an official authority vested in us, or for the legitimate interests sought, you may object to such processing by providing a ground related to your particular situation to justify the objection. You must know that, however, should your Personal Information be processed for direct marketing purposes, you can object to that processing without providing any justification. To learn, whether we are processing Personal Information for direct marketing purposes, you may refer to the relevant sections of this document.


Any requests to exercise User rights can be directed to the Owner through the contact details provided in this document. These requests can be exercised free of charge and will be addressed by the Owner as early as possible and always within one month.


We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not submit any Personal Information through our Website or Service. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and to help enforce this Policy by instructing their children never to provide Personal Information through our Website or Service without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Information to us through our Website or Service, please contact us.


The Website of Geraldton Scrap Metal contains information that enables a quick electronic contact to the Website, as well as direct communication with us, which includes a general address of the so-called electronic mail (email address). If a data subject contacts the controller by email or via a contact form, the personal data transmitted by the data subject are automatically stored. Such personal data transmitted voluntarily by a data subject to the data controller are stored for processing or contacting the data subject. There is no transfer of this personal data to third parties.


We may display online advertisements, and we may share aggregated and non-identifying information about our customers that we collect through the registration process or online surveys. We do not share personally identifiable information about individual customers with advertisers. In some instances, we may use this aggregated and non-identifying information to deliver tailored advertisements to the intended audience.

Some of the advertisements that appear on the Geraldton Scrap Metalwebsite are delivered to you by national internet advertising and application companies such as DFP. This company uses certain technologies to deliver advertisements and marketing messages and collect anonymous information about your visit to our site, including information about the banner ads they display, cookies they place on your computer and your IP address. To find out more information, please visit the Google DFP privacy policy here:


We will disclose any information we collect, use, or receive if required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process. We believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.


We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy relating to the Website or Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Policy on the Website. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. Continued use of the Website after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.


You acknowledge that you have read this Policy and agree to all its terms and conditions. By using the Website or its Services, you agree to be bound by this Policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Policy, you are not authorised to use or access the Website and its Services.


Feel free to contact us on 08 99 64 8334 if you have any questions about this Policy.