Extinction Rebellion Australia Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. It is Extinction Rebellion's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, ausrebellion.earth, and other sites we own and operate.

We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to communicate with you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.

We only retain collected information for as long as necessary,  and what data we store, we’ll take reasonable measures to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

We don’t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties that we deem to represent an unacceptible level of risk to your data. These platforms are screened for security, discussed and voted on by our IT team regularly. For users that submitted data via our online forms, the only third parties used to retain the details provided is in our ‘The Action Network’ account actionnetwork.org and 'Call Hub' accounts callhub.io.

Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired communications.

Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.

You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.