Why we collect your personal information
RMIT is collecting and processing your personal information to:
The “processing" of personal information refers to all activities relating to the management of your personal information, from its collection and use, through to its storage and disposal, and everything in between.
We will process your personal information as necessary for our legitimate interests in accordance with applicable privacy laws, and only under the following circumstances:
We may share your personal information with:
Your de-identified information may also be disclosed to social media and other digital platforms to create audiences for targeted advertising via these channels.
In some instances, your personal information may be transferred outside of Victoria or Australia (for example, where providers are located internationally or use a cloud-based system with servers based in international jurisdictions). We take all reasonable steps to ensure that the interstate or overseas transfer of personal information is in accordance with our privacy obligations.
If you choose not to provide the contact information requested, we may not be able to create your account, register your attendance for or provide you with information about the course, program or event for which you expressed interest.
Refer to the RMIT Privacy Statement for general information about how we process and protect personal information, including:
You may request access to, or correction of, your personal information we hold, or exercise your individual rights as applicable under relevant privacy laws, unless this would have an unreasonable impact on the privacy of others or would contravene RMIT’s other legislative obligations.
If the lawful collection of your personal information is based on your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. However, this will not affect the lawfulness of our processing of your information prior to you withdrawing your consent.
For general information about how the University manages personal information, and for details of how to make an enquiry or complaint, please refer to the RMIT Privacy Statement or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Acknowledgement of Country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.
Acknowledgement of Country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.