Privacy policy


Golding is committed to protecting the privacy and accuracy of your personal information. Golding Contractors Pty Ltd ACN: 009 734 794 (collectively referred to as ‘Golding’, ‘we’, ‘us’, ‘our’) is bound by the Privacy Act 1998 (Cth) (.Act.) and the Australian Privacy Principles. All employees and officers of Golding are expected to comply with this privacy statement and Golding.s policies and procedures concerning personal information.

This privacy statement explains how Golding protects the privacy and accuracy of your personal information under the Australian Privacy Principals. Further information about the Australian Privacy Principals can be found at http://www.oaic.gov.au.

This privacy statement applies to any personal information you provide to us and covers our website: www.golding.com.au

What information do we collect?

The type of personal information that we collect from you will depend upon the circumstances that we collect the information and the type of services that you request from us.

Personal information collected by Golding may generally include: name; address; company details; phone, fax and mobile numbers; and email address.

How we collect information

Your personal information may be collected when you deal with us over the telephone, send us correspondence (such as letter, fax or email), visit our web site or visit us in person. For statistical purposes we collect information on website activity through the use of cookies. This information on its own does not identify an individual but it does provide us with statistics that we use to improve our website. Information collected includes: number of users who visit the website; the date and time of visits; number of pages used and navigation patterns.

How we use your personal information

We will use the personal information that you provide and limit the use of your personal information to the performance of our functions and activities in connection with our business services and fulfilling our legal obligations.

Access to your personal information

If you wish to view the personal information that we have stored please e-mail, fax or write to our Privacy Officer. We will allow your personal information only to be extracted and made available for viewing by you at Golding.

To whom will we disclose your personal information

We only disclose your personal information to third parties with your express or implied consent, or where we are otherwise entitled or required to do so by law. Golding does not use third party service providers who will disclose your personal information to overseas recipients.

Keeping your personal information up to date

We take reasonable steps to ensure that your personal information is accurate, complete and up-to-date at the time of collection, use and disclosure. Please contact us to advise of any changes so we may update the information that you provide.

Online security

We are committed to keeping the personal information you provide to us secure. We take all reasonable precautions to protect the personal information we hold about you from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure and from misuse or loss.

We have a range of physical and technology procedures in place to provide a secure environment. Our online security measures include:

  • Utilising firewalls and other network security systems within our computer systems;
  • Restricting access to our computer systems to authorised persons via the use of username and password logon; and
  • Collecting, from time to time, the IP address that was used to complete an online transaction for the purposes of security.

Our website

If through a channel of contact you are forwarded to another site or organisation, Golding is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of that site or organisation. Our website uses “cookies” which is a packet of information that allows the server (the computer that houses the web site) to identify and interact more effectively with your computer.

We do not use cookies to track your internet activity before or after you leave the Golding website. No other company has access to our cookies.

Privacy procedure

Our full privacy procedure is available on the Golding intranet if you have a Golding login, or alternatively can be provided upon request.

Changes to this privacy statement

This privacy statement was last updated on 12 March 2014. We may alter this privacy statement and our privacy procedure as a result of changes in the law or as our business requirements change. Any changes to this privacy statement will be updated on www.golding.com.au .

Contact us about privacy

If you have any questions, complaints, or issues that you would like to discuss with us about our privacy policy, or you wish to access, update or correct any of your personal information please contact us by:


+61 7 3510 3400 and ask to speak with the Privacy Officer




Privacy Officer
Golding Contractors Pty Ltd
PO Box 1643
Milton QLD 4064

Where you seek a response from us, we will let you know who will be handling your matter and when you can expect a response. All requests will be dealt with promptly.

Upon request, subject to exemptions under the Act, we must give you access to the personal information that we hold about you, and take reasonable steps to correct it if we consider it is incorrect.

You have the option when you contact us to either not identify yourself or to use a pseudonym. However, this option is not available where it would make it impracticable for us to communicate with you or if we are required or authorised by law to only deal with individuals who have identified themselves.