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The type of information we collect about you will depend on which features of the site and which products or services you use. If you visit the website to browse or download information, the web server will record the date and time of your visit, the pages viewed and the information downloaded. We will only use this information for statistical and website development purposes, to make the site more useful. Any information that you enter on to an online application or purchase form (eg. contact details) will only be collected by us if you submit the application. In other words, if you cancel your application or log out prior to submitting your application, any information you had already entered is automatically deleted.
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We maintain strict standards and procedures to prevent unauthorised access to your personal information and ensure correct use of information. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure the security of any information that you transmit to us over the internet and you do so at your own risk. However, once we receive your transmission, we take all reasonable steps to ensure that your information is secure on our systems.
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