Blobfish Pty Ltd ACN 610 443 519, Blobfish International Limited UK CRN 11 933 491 and its controlled entities ("Blobfish", “Blobfish International”, "we", "us" or "our") are subject to the Australian and UK Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1998 ("Privacy Act") and the Data Protection Act 2018 (“GDPR”) and any relevant privacy code registered under the Privacy Act and Data Protection Act.
Blobfish is committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information that we collect through our website www.blobfish.com.au / www.blobfishinternational.com ("Site") or directly from you via our media promotions with or alongside our partners including MRC, IMG Events, Uber, Uber Eats, Deliveroo, Just Eat, Taxify, Ola, GoCatch ("Partners"). We often use external survey partners such as Typeform who also securely store any data collected, and allow only access to Blobfish and the required team members.
An individual does not have to provide personal information to us; however, it may affect the individuals' use of this Site or any products and services offered on it.
Collection and use of personal information
Blobfish operates multiple business functions and activities. The type of personal information that we collect will depend upon what dealings the relevant individual may have with us.
We may collect and hold information about:
a) individuals as users of Blobfish services;
b) individuals as contractors (including establishing records and systems to enable payment for services delivered to Blobfish);
c) other individuals who may come into contact with Blobfish.
We only collect personal information, which is reasonably necessary for our dealings with the relevant individual. The types of personal information may include, but are not limited to:
d) phone numbers;
g) the individual's opinion about our products, services or staff (including survey responses);
h) Uber details to do with a drivers rating, how many customers they take, whether they drive full time or part time.
The Privacy Act and Data Protection Act imposes restrictions on collecting sensitive personal information (this includes information about religious views, ethnicity, political opinions, personal health information). Generally, we do not collect sensitive personal information about an individual. However, in certain circumstances, we may collect some sensitive information if it is necessary to allow us to deal with the individual and the individual has provided consent for us to do so.
Whenever it is reasonable and practical to do so, we only collect personal information directly from the individual. In some circumstances, third parties may provide personal information to us. Blobfish will take reasonable steps to inform the individual that it has the individual's personal information, unless it is obvious from the circumstances.
We collect and use the personal information for purposes including to contact and communicate with you, for internal record keeping and for marketing or for any other related purpose an individual may reasonably expect the information may be used.
If we intend to disclose the personal information in other circumstances, we will need to obtain the individual's consent to do so.
Generally, we may use personal information for the following purposes:
a) providing our service in the form of products supplied by our Partners ("Service");
b) communicating with the individual;
c) helping Blobfish manage and enhance its Service, including analysing customer feedback and data;
d) providing ongoing information about Blobfish Services;
e) complying with regulatory obligations;
f) recruiting contractors and employees.
Disclosure of personal information
Personal Information may be disclosed by one Blobfish group entity to another Blobfish group entity.
Personal Information may be disclosed to third parties for purposes including to provide Services to an individual or as required by law.
Third parties include, but are not limited to:
b) Blobfish contractors and service providers who assist Blobfish in the operation of its business;
c) the Australian and UK Securities and Investments Commission and to other government agencies as agreed to or required by law;
d) relevant parties where Blobfish is required by law to provide the information.
Blobfish may sometimes disclose personal information overseas to allow third parties to perform services for us but we will only do so in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles.
Notification of Collection of Personal Information
Blobfish may send marketing materials to our customers or investors or potential customers or investors where we have collected the personal information from the individual and the marketing material is related to the purpose for which the information was collected.
The individual's prior consent will be obtained before personal information is used for marketing purposes in situations where we have not collected the personal information from the individual or where sensitive information may be involved.
An individual may request that we cease to provide it with marketing materials by emailing us at email@example.com and we will amend our records accordingly.
Access to personal information
An individual may request details of personal information that we hold about them. To obtain access to the information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We may require evidence to verify the identity of the individual and an administrative fee may be payable for the provision of information.
We may refuse to provide an individual with information that we hold about them, in certain circumstances set out in the Privacy Act and Data Protection Act.
Cookies are necessary to allow the Blobfish web site and the individual's computer to interact effectively and enhance security. Cookies can record information about the individual's visit to assist us to better understand the needs of the individual.
Blobfish collects personal information from individuals who submit applications or register interest for employment. If the application is unsuccessful, we may retain the information in case a more appropriate opportunity becomes available; however, the individual may request that we do not retain the information.
Correction of personal information
We rely in part upon individuals advising us when their personal information changes. If an individual believes that any information we hold about them is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or misleading, please contact us by email at email@example.com. We will respond to any request within a reasonable time. We will endeavour to promptly correct any information found to be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date.
Changes in the Future
Complaints about breach
If you believe that we have breached the Australian or UK Privacy Principles and wish to make a complaint about that breach, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To unsubscribe from our e-mail database, or opt out of communications, please contact us at email@example.com.
Storage and Security
Blobfish are committed to ensuring that the personal information held is secure and stored in controlled environments and we take reasonable steps to protect personal information that we hold.
Blobfish employees and contractors are required to maintain the confidentiality of personal information held.
If we have reasonable grounds to believe an eligible data breach (as defined by the Privacy Act and Data Protection Act) has occurred, we will notify the Privacy Commissioner and take reasonable steps to notify affected individuals in accordance with the Privacy Act and Data Protection Act.
Additional Information on Privacy
For further information about privacy issues and the protection of privacy, visit the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner's website at http://www.oaic.gov.au.
For any questions or notice, please contact us at:
Blobfish Pty Ltd ACN 610 443 519
Blobfish International Limited CRN 11 933 491
Last updated: 30th November 2021