Privacy Act (1988)
ABOD AUTO is committed to protecting your privacy and is bound by the Privacy Act (1988) and other applicable privacy laws and regulations.
Information We Collect and Why
In providing you with our website and services, we receive, store, and process personal information that you make available to us. Examples of personal information we may collect include:
Your residential postcode
Your vehicle identifiers
We collect this information to provide you with an appropriate level of service. Without such information, we may not be able to fulfill your requests or provide our services effectively.
2.1 Mobile Data
When you use certain features of our website, particularly our mobile applications, we may receive, store, and process different types of information about your location, including general information (e.g., IP address, postcode) and more specific information (e.g., GPS-based functionality on mobile devices used to access the website or specific features). If you do not want your device to provide us with location-tracking information, you can disable the GPS or other location-tracking functions on your device, provided your device allows you to do this.
2.2 Log Data
We may also receive, store, and process visitor data, which is automatically recorded by our servers whenever you access or use our website, regardless of whether you are registered or logged into your account. This data may include:
Your IP address
The date and time of your access or use of the website
The hardware and software you are using
Referring and exit pages and URLs
Your activity on the website, including pages viewed and the amount of time spent on particular pages
How We Store Your Information
We keep personal information in physical and electronic records, both at our premises and the premises of our service providers, which may include storage on the cloud. We take steps to protect personal information against misuse or loss. We also keep records of our interactions with you and your inquiries or complaints.
How We Use Your Information
We use personal information about you for the purpose for which it was provided to us, including:
Processing applications, such as requesting a quote or an application for finance
Administering, managing, improving, and optimizing our website and services
Personalizing and customizing your experience with the website or services
Modeling and testing data in a controlled environment
Developing scores, risk assessments, and related analytical tools
Communicating with you and addressing any complaints or inquiries
We may also de-identify your data for our own purposes, such as market research, new product development, and fraud mitigation. Additionally, we may use your personal information for related purposes that would reasonably be expected without your explicit permission. For example, we may inform you of products and services that we believe may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive such communications, you can inform us using the contact details provided below.