Who we are
Our website address is: https://handymanstan.com.au.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Handymanstan.com.au does not spam. Any information you provide to us will remain confidential. We do not use your contact information for any purpose other than contacting you. Your information is not kept in any databases and will not be shared, sold, swapped or otherwise given to any others.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We see your IP, and your general area from where you connected to the site. This information is NOT specific to you. We also see the time and date, what pages you visited, and what search terms you used to find out site, and where you connected from (another website link, an email, a search engine). This information is general data only
Who we share your data with
We do not share your data under normal circumstances, however, in the case of illegal activities such as attempting to gain access to admin areas or to cause malicious damage, your IP may be provided to law enforcement for tracking.
We are also legally bound to provide this information to law enforcement if a warrant is issued.
Your information will not be provided unless a legally binding warrant is served.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to 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.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your IP is checked before connecting to the site through a security service that blocks malicious and known criminal IPs from using this website. If you can read this text, and load these pages, your IP is ok!
Your contact information
Contact information is NOT kept in any databases. Email addresses and phone numbers provided, as well as addresses (for hired work locations) are kept confidential and when no longer required will be deleted.
How we protect your data
Your data and information is not stored on this website.
What data breach procedures we have in place
What third parties we receive data from
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements