Online Privacy Policy


Online Privacy Policy

Industry Update – ABN : 25 083 502 783

This privacy policy applies to all personal information collected by Industry Update. 

Collection of information

Industry Update collects and stores personal information when you:

  • Register for an account on
  • Subscribe to Industry Update's bi-weekly newsletter
  • Subscribe to Industry Update's bi-monthly magazine
  • Contact us in regards to advertising


Using and disclosing your personal information

The data we collect and store is intended for usage in distribution of print and digital media, including newsletters, magazines, promotional offers from Industry Update, and third party advertisers. If users wish to opt out of being contacted for promotional offers or advertising, they can specify so upon signing up for an account or subscribing to a service. 

Our purpose in collecting information about you is to:

  • provide you with a better service experience with content and advertising that is more relevant to your interests; and

We will not use or disclose any information about you without your consent, unless:

  • the use or disclosure is for one of the purposes described above or otherwise permitted by this policy;
  • it is required or permitted by law (including by relevant privacy laws);
  • we believe it necessary to provide you with a service which you have requested;
  • to protect the rights, property or personal safety of another user, or any member of the public


Our use of cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer's hard disk for record keeping purposes.  Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default.  Cookies in and of themselves do not personally identify users, although they do identify a user's browser and can be accessed by multiple sites.  Cookies are useful to estimate our number of users and determine overall traffic patterns through our website.

If you do not wish to receive any cookies you may set your browser to refuse cookies. 

We use Google to serve advertisements when you visit a our website. Google may use cookies in relation to your visits to our website in order to provide advertisements about goods and services which may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about Google not using cookies in this way, click here.


Access to information

You can request access to your personal information, or further information about our collection and storage processes, by making a request to the We will provide you with further details unless we are legally authorised not to do so.

Changing and deleting information

If at any time you wish to change personal information that is inaccurate or out of date, please contact us by emailing at

If you wish to have your personal information deleted, please let us know in the same manner as referred to above. 

We will take all reasonable steps to change or delete information in response to such a request.  If there is a reason that we cannot make that change or deletion, we will inform you of that reason. 

Storage and security of your information

We will endeavour to take all reasonable steps to keep secure any information which we hold about you, and to keep this information accurate and up to date. You should note that the internet is not a secure method of transmitting information and, as such, we are not responsible for the security of any information sent or received over the internet.

Please note that we may use overseas facilities to store, process or back up its information.  As a result, we may transfer your personal information to our overseas facilities. However, this does not change our commitment to keep your information secure.

Third party websites

Our website contain links to websites that are not operated by us, and the contact details for many businesses not operated by us.  These linked sites and listed businesses are not under the control of Industry Update, and we are not responsible for the conduct of those businesses. 

Before disclosing your personal information on any other website or to any other company, we advise you to examine the Terms and Conditions / Privacy Policy of those organisations.

Future changes

Our commitment to being a leading provider of online business directory services means that our business will continue to evolve as we introduce new services and features. 

Because of this, from time to time our policies will be reviewed and may be revised. 

Industry Update reserves the right to change its Privacy Policy at any time and notify you by posting an updated version. The amended Privacy Policy will apply between us whether or not we have given you specific notice of any change.