HABC Privacy Policy

The following privacy policy explains what information may or may not be collected via the Hellenic-Australian Business Council website, hereafter referred to as HABC.gr, and how it may be used, respecting the privacy of all HABC web visitor, members and affiliates.

For more information regarding any legalities, unlawful copyright and misuse of information on the HABC.gr website, please read the
Legal Disclaimer. If anything is unclear or for further information, verifications and/or approval, contact HABC.

Data & Information Collection on HABC.gr

HABC.gr is a not-for-profit organisation registered in Greece as an association. It is a non-governmental, non-political association governed by a Board of Directors elected by Members. Corporate membership and event sponsorship is the sole source of funding for the Business Council.

HABC.gr uses all information collected/gathered via this website in strict confidence and privacy, including visitor traffic, member applications and any contact enquiries. It is the policy of HABC.gr to completely respect and protect the privacy rights of web visitors/users, members, partners, affiliates and any other visitors to this website.

ANY INFORMATION OR DATA PROVIDED TO THE HELLENIC AUSTRALIAN BUSINESS COUNCIL THROUGH THE HABC.GR WEBSITE WILL BE USED IN STRICT CONFIDENCE, SECURITY AND PRIVACY. THIS INCLUDES ANY COMPANY OR PERSONAL DETAILS SUBMITTED VIA THE CONTACT PAGE, THE MEMBERSHIP FORM, OR CONTACT E-MAILS. SUCH INFORMAITON WILL IN NO WAY BE DIVULGED TO OTHER THIRD PARTIES OR OTHER WEBSITES.

Details submitted in order to register as a new member of the Hellenic-Australia Business Council shall be treated in strict confidence and always followed up with a screening process.

Various data that may come through the HABC.gr website includes:

  • Standard machine identity details (used to visit the website), as is normal and necessary when a user interacts with a website and server; and
  • ClickStream data on the nature of a user's visit to the site, including server address, user's upper domain category (e.g. .com, .org, .gr, .au, .eu etc) and thereby origin location, date and time of the visit, the path taken to the HABC.gr website (e.g. via a search engine and which one, link from at another site), various pages accessed, route taken through the site, exit pages, exit links, searches words or terminology performed to find the website, and any documents downloaded.

When a user provides information to the Hellenic Australian Business Council through the website - such as via the contact form - the Hellenic Australian Business Council:

  • Does not collect any unnecessary information, nor distribute the information externally without the user's knowledge or consent, nor collect any information without the user's knowledge or consent.
  • Attempts to store information as securely as possible and does not allow access to this information by external parties unless required by law (for example, if the information is subject to a warrant or subpoena).

Any information collected is used solely by authorised the Hellenic Australian Business Council as stated and outlines in the scope of services.