Privacy Policy

privacy policy

Alliance Française Albury-Wodonga Inc. (hereinafter called AFAW) is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to the AFAW Web Site and governs data collection and usage. By using the AFAW Web Site and its associated gateways, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Information

AFAW collects personally identifiable information, such as your name, e-mail address, phone numbers.  This information is used for the operation of the service and to maintain quality of the service.

Any information collected by AFAW is collected via correspondence from you.  This may be via telephone, email, mail, forms, through our website or our associated 3rd party websites.

Use of your Personal Information

AFAW only collects personal information necessary to provide services that you have requested.

AFAW also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available and to keep you apprised of relevant activities.  We may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

AFAW does not sell, rent or lease its stored information to third parties.

AFAW uses 3rd party providers for the provision of services and the operation of the organisation.  These providers include Dropbox (document storage), eWay (credit/debit card payments) Google Forms (surveys) and Eventzilla (registrations and purchases).  AFAW does not provide any personal information to these providers. 

AFAW reserves the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order or legal process served on AFAW

Security of your Personal Information

AFAW secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. AFAW secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.

AFAW does not transmit personal information to other websites.

Security of transactions and payments

AFAW uses the eWAY payment gateway for its online credit card transactions.  eWAY processes online credit card transactions for thousands of Australian merchants in a safe and secure means via the internet.  All online transactions using the eWAY gateway are secured payments.

Payments are fully automated with immediate response.  Your credit card cannot be viewed by AFAW or any outside party.  All transactions are performed under 128 Bit SSL certificate and encrypted for storage with eWAY’s data centre.

eWAY is an authorised third party processor for all major Australian banks.  At no time does eWAY touch your funds; all monies are directly transferred from your credit card to the account held by AFAW.


Links on the AFAW website to external entities and providers are not covered within this policy.  The terms and conditions set out in the policy only cover the domain name of

Changes to this Statement

AFAW will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. We encourage you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how your information is protected.

Contact Information

AFAW welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe that we have not adhered to this Statement, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Last updated: 7th August 2017