This Privacy Policy sets out the Hold It Bags policy with respect to the way in which we obtain, use and disclose information about you, including through our website at www.holditbags.com. Although our website is hosted in the United States the relevant statute law applicable to any acts engaged in by Hold It Bags is that of New South Wales and Australia.


Hold It Bags adopts and is bound by the Australian National Privacy Principles set out in Schedule 3 of the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000 ("the Act").


We understand and appreciate that you are concerned about privacy, particularly in relation to the use and disclosure of personal information. We are committed to providing a high level of privacy in relation to all personal information that is collected by us.  By continuing to request our services, you consent to the practices described in this Statement. You can also consent by visiting our website and participating in any on-line inquiries.



For the purposes of this statement "Personal Information", is information from which your identity is apparent or can be reasonably ascertained.

The type of information generally collected by Hold It Bags includes all information viewed by Hold It Bags as being necessary for the provision of its services. Any such Personal Information is collected of and incidental to the services that we provide at your request.

Through our website, we can only obtain such information if you send an e-mail message or complete an on-line inquiry.

When you look at this website, we may, but will not necessarily, make a record of your visit. The following information may be logged for statistical purposes:

Your Internet protocol (IP) address;

The date and time of your visit to the site;

The pages you have accessed and documents downloaded; and

The type of browser you were using.


Any Personal Information that we collect will be used for the purposes for which it has been provided to us.

In addition, where we reasonably determine it to be appropriate, we will add all information viewed by Hold It Bags as being necessary for the provision of its services to our database. The database may be used for ongoing marketing and educative purposes. If we elect to retain such Personal Information, you have our commitment to your privacy.

The type of marketing and educative activities that we undertake includes forwarding material to you so that you are kept updated in relation to our business.

If at any time you do not wish to continue receiving this information, we provide an "opt-out" procedure in each communication to you.

We do not use or disclose your Personal Information collected to any third party, without gaining your consent, where it is required by law.

When emailing Personal Information to us, or completing an on-line inquiry, please be aware that there are risks involved in transmitting such information across the Internet. Our website contains links to other websites. We have no control over and take no responsibility for the privacy practices employed at other websites.

We have secured our website using industry standard technology. However, we cannot provide any guarantee with respect to the security of your Personal Information and we will not be liable for any breach of security or unintended loss or disclosure of information due to the website being linked to the Internet.

We use your Personal Information in the following way:

To deliver the services you have requested;

To fulfil administrative functions associated with the services (for example billing);

To enter into contracts with you or third parties;

For marketing and client relationship purposes; and

To forward periodic emails or letters regarding the availability of suitable positions. 



In each e-mail or marketing newsletter that you receive from us, we will endeavour to attach simple instructions on how you can immediately unsubscribe from our mailing list. In any event, you can opt out from receiving promotional material by e-mailing our Privacy Officer at info@holditbags.com and asking to be removed from the mailing list. Alternatively, you can fax or mail a request asking for deletion. Our contact details are set out below. There is no fee due to us for any such deletion.


Our Privacy Officer will ensure that your Personal Information is accurate, complete and up-to-date.

If you wish to view the Personal Information we hold about you, please send your request by e-mail to info@holditbags.com, or by mail or fax to the contact details at the end of this Statement. A fee may apply for such access. If we deny your request for access, we will let you know why.

If you wish to amend that information because it is out of date or incorrect, or if you wish your Personal Information to be deleted from our database, please e-mail info@holditbags.com.

Please contact our Privacy Officer if any of your personal details change and we will use all reasonable endeavours to ensure the information is up-to-date.

5.            SECURITY

Hold It Bags uses all reasonable endeavours to secure any Personal Information that we hold about you and to keep this information accurate and up-to-date. Your Personal Information is stored behind industry standard firewalls and where applicable, protected by user names and passwords.


From time to time we may decide to amend or update this Statement. When this occurs, we will post any changes on the website. We encourage you to periodically review this Statement so that you remain informed as to how Hold It Bags is protecting your Personal Information.

Hold It Bags welcomes your questions and comments regarding this Statement. If you have any suggestions as to how we may improve our Privacy Statement, or if you are of the view we have not adhered to this Statement, please let us know at info@holditbags.com


7.            COMPLAINTS 

If you believe that your privacy has been breached please contact us.