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Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions apply to use of this web site. In using this web site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must refrain from using this web site.

We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon notification in this web site. Your continued use of the web site following such notification will represent an agreement by you to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended.
Privacy Policy
PRIVACY STATEMENT & GUIDING PRINCIPLES
Meridian Pacific Homes Pty Ltd and all its related entities respect the rights and privacy of all individuals with whom it transacts. MPH is committed to ensuring that all directors and staff involved in the management of the company comply at all times with their obligations under the Privacy Act 1998 and Privacy Amendment Act 2000.
MPH is bound by the National Privacy Principles (NPP) from December 21, 2001. Under the NPP, an organisation is only entitled to collect personal information where that information is necessary for one or more of its functions or activities; and must only collect that information by lawful and fair means and not in an unreasonably intrusive way.
The following privacy policy details how MPH collects, manages, uses, discloses and access’ all personal information we hold, that is, information, or an opinion, about an individual, whose identity is apparent, or can be reasonably ascertained, from that information or opinion. This includes information we have collected from people through our display homes, over the phone through our customer serve centres and over the internet.
Information held
MPH currently holds some information in relation to its customers, suppliers, service providers, applicants, employees, temporary staff, contractors, and all other workplace participants. This information includes, but is not limited to:
Customer Relevant Information such as:
  • Information obtained to assist in managing client and business relationships
  • Information obtained for the purposes of market research and
  • Any other information deemed necessary to carry out and conduct any transaction of a business nature
Supplier / Service Provider Relevant Information such as:
  • Information obtained to assist in managing client and business relationships
  • Information obtained for the purposes of market research and
  •  Any other information deemed necessary to carry out and conduct any transaction of a business nature
Employee, Temporary Staff, Contractor and Applicant Relevant Information
  • Tax file numbers
  • Candidate information submitted and obtained from the Candidate and other sources in connection with applications for work;
  • Information documenting the work history of workplace participants (such as their letter of appointment and bank account details as well as records of any salary adjustments, work performance information, salary sacrifice documents and sick leave taken).
There are a variety of reasons why MPH is required to hold this information. Some of the reasons include:
Ensuring that both MPH and any workplace participants are meeting their obligations under relevant legislation as well as their contract of employment
  • To conduct its main business function - building
  • Placement operations
  • Staff management
  • Training
  • Client and business relationship management
  • Marketing
  • Ensuring the health, safety and welfare of all workplace participants at times when they are performing work for MPH; and
  • Allowing appropriate insurance cover where appropriate for these workplace participants
PROCEDURES FOR COLLECTION, MANAGEMENT, USE AND DISCLOSE OF INFORMATION
Collection
  • Information will only be collected with the consent of all parties involved.
  • All candidates registering for employment that are requested to complete psychometric assessments will be asked to sign a verification and consent clause.
  • Information will only be collected that is necessary in order to carry out the function of MPH’s work.
  • Information will only be collected in a fair and lawful manner.
Management and use
  • All individuals will be informed why we are collecting information about them and what other parties we might refer it to. A copy of this policy and procedure will be made available to all workplace participants.
  • MPH will only use or disclose personal information for the primary purpose of its collection.
  • All employees are to take reasonable steps to ensure the personal information we collect, use or disclose is accurate, complete and up-to-date and kept confidential. This may require updating the information from time to time.
  •  All current candidates or customer’s hard copy files are to be kept with the relevant manager or employee and stored in a secure and confidential location on the premises.
Disclosure
Information relating specifically to a customer, supplier, service provider, applicant, employee, temporary staff member, contractor, and all other workplace participants will only be disclosed to those deemed appropriate in order to meet the primary purpose of collection. Relevant information may include, but is not limited to:
Customer Relevant Information such as:
  • Personal details
  •  Loan Application details
  •  Financial / Banking information
  • Guarantor / Next of Kin contact details
Supplier / Service Provider Relevant Information such as:
  • Contact details
  • Accounts receivable / payable Information
  • Payment particulars
  • ABN / ACN details
  • Banking information
Employee, Temporary Staff, Contractor and Applicant Relevant Information such as:
  •  Personal details
  • Next of Kin contact details
  • Tax file numbers
  • Bank details
  • Memberships
  • Salary/hourly rate
  • Previous performance appraisals
  • Relevant education and training
  • Skills
  • Test/assessment results
  •  Interests
  • Career summary (employment history)
  •  References
  • Current job options
  • Availability to start
  • Access to the above information is limited to a ‘need to know’ and/or consent basis.
Disclosure of information
We may disclose your personal information for the purposes for which it is primarily held or for a related secondary purpose.
In some cases we may only disclose information with your consent.
We may disclose your personal information where we are under a legal duty to do so, including circumstances where we are under a lawful duty of care to disclose information.
Compulsory release of information
There may be circumstances where MPH is contacted in relation to the compulsory release of some of the above information. For example, as a result of MPH supplying the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) with an employees’ tax declaration, a statutory body such as Centrelink or the Child Support Agency may require us to release relevant information to their authority, similarly should one of our suppliers or customers be under investigation for purposes such a fraud, bankruptcy, criminal offences etc. we may be required to release relevant information. In such cases MPH are obliged to comply with the request, without necessarily seeking the relevant individual’s permission.
Complaints and contact details
Anyone who feels that there has been an unwarranted invasion of their privacy should contact the Human Resources Manager.
Access
Subject to some exceptions that are set out in the National Privacy Principles, you can gain access to the personal information that we hold about you.
We do refuse access if it would interfere with the privacy rights of other persons or if it breaches any confidentiality that attaches to that information.
If you wish to obtain access to your personal information you should contact our Human Resources Manager. You should also anticipate that it may take a little time to process your application for access as there may be a need to retrieve information from storage and review information in order to determine what information may be provided and a nominal fee may be incurred.
Copyright:
© 2010 Meridian Pacific Homes Pty Ltd (ACN 65 713662001). Copyright in this web site subsists under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth). It is owned by Meridian Pacific Homes Pty Ltd unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved. You are provided access to this web site for personal use only. You may print a copy of information contained on this web site for your personal use, unless such printing is expressly prohibited. You may not on-sell or otherwise commercialise any information obtained from this web site. Except as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) or other applicable laws or as expressly authorised by these terms and conditions, no part of this web site may be otherwise reproduced, adapted, stored, distributed, printed, displayed, performed, published, communicated or transmitted in any form or by any means or process (graphic, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, taping or by storage in an information retrieval system) without the specific written consent of Meridian Pacific Homes Pty Ltd.
Links to Other Web Sites:
Links from this web site to other sites beyond the control of MPH are provided for the convenience of the user. Such links do not represent any official endorsement or approval of any such web site, product, organisation, or service. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of any such web site.
Disclaimer of Liability:
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of all details within this web site; however, no warranty can be given by the company or its agents regarding the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of any information presented in the web site. Intending purchasers should make their own inspections and enquiries. Photographs or artists impressions are for presentation purposes only and are indicative only. To the extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied into these terms and conditions is hereby excluded. MPH accepts no responsibility for any loss, damage, cost or expense (whether direct or indirect) suffered or incurred by you as a result of or in connection with your use of this web site or any linked web site or your reliance on any information contained or accessed through this web site. This disclaimer does not attempt or purport to exclude liability arising under statute or law if, and to the extent, such liability cannot be lawfully excluded.
All information on the site is subject to change without notice.