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Privacy Policy

Mercy Partners as a minimum will comply with its Privacy Policy by supporting the Australian Privacy Principles and in addition aim to provide the best possible service by the following actions:

  • Collection

Mercy Partners will collect personal information in a fair, lawful and non-intrusive way. People will be told the purpose for collection of information about them and the processes to gain access to that information.  Mercy Partners collects and maintains personally identifiable information which you provide to us voluntarily.  This is stored in a secure database.  You provide this information when you enroll in our formation events and subscribe to our newsletter.

We do not add your email address to our mailing list or use it for any purpose without your consent.  It is not made available to other subscribers.

  • Use and Disclosure

Mercy Partners will only use or disclose information for the purpose it was collected.  Mercy Partners may disclose personal information it collects to:

      • related entities
      • undertake statistical reporting.
  • Data Quality

Mercy Partners will take reasonable steps to ensure personal information collected, used or disclosed is accurate, complete and up to date.

  • Access and Correction

Mercy Partners will allow an individual access to their personal information held by Mercy Partners.  If an individual upon accessing their personal information advises Mercy Partners they believe the personal information is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date, Mercy Partners will take reasonable steps to correct the information.

  • Data Security

Mercy Partners will take all reasonable measures to ensure that personal information is stored safely and securely to protect it from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification, or disclosure, including electronic and physical measures.

Only Mercy Partners officers or employees with a relevant job or service responsibility to access personal information will be allowed such access.

Be aware that our Internet Service Provider makes a record of your visit and logs information about it.  This is usual practice for an Internet Service Provider.  This information may include but is not limited to:

      • Your server address
      • Your top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, etc)
      • The date and time of your visit to the site
      • The pages you accessed and documents downloaded
      • The previous site you have visited
      • The type of browser you are using.
  • Anonymity

Wherever practicable and lawful to do so, Mercy Partners will allow people to be given the option to provide information to Mercy Partners anonymously.

  • Sensitive Information

Mercy Partners will ensure sensitive information will not be collected unless:

      • Prior consent is given by the individual
      • It is required by law
      • Relating to the provision of services, or if it determines that it is reasonable and desirable to do so (for example in the interests of an individual for health and safety reasons).
  • Your Consent

By using our site, you are consenting to our Privacy Policy.  We review this Privacy Policy periodically, and if we ever change our Privacy Policy, we will post any changes on this page so that you are always kept informed of the information we collect, how we use it and the circumstances under which we disclose it, if at all.


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Copyright information and materials on the Mercy Partners website, including data, pages, documents, online graphics, images and web pages, audio and video are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary.  The owner of the copyright is Mercy Partners.

Use of Materials and Information

You may download, store in cache, display, print and copy a single copy or part of a single copy of information or material from this site only for your personal and non-commercial use, and only in an unaltered form.

Any permitted reproduction made must acknowledge the Mercy Partners website as the source of any selected passage, extract, diagram or other information or material reproduced.

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Commercial and Other Use

You are not permitted to re-transmit, distribute or commercialise the information or material without seeking prior written approval from Mercy Partners. For written permission to use the information or material from this site, please email  You may not use the Mercy Partners website to sell a product or service, or to increase traffic to your website for commercial reasons, such as advertising sales.

Linking to this Site

You may link to this site, but permission is restricted to making a link without any alteration of the site’s contents.  Permission is not granted to reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials from this site on any other site unless express written permission has been obtained from Mercy Partners.  Mercy Partners reserves the right to prevent linking by giving notice.