The Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (‘Gallery’), who has been appointed by Screen Queensland Pty Ltd to manage the Brisbane International Film Festival 2018–2020, is bound by the provisions of the Information Privacy Act 2009 (IP Act), including the Information Privacy Principles. As required under the IP Act, the Gallery protects the privacy of its service users and will only use personal information for lawful purposes consistent with the Information Privacy Principles.
Personal information is defined in the IP Act as ‘information or an opinion, including information or an opinion forming part of a database, whether true or not, and whether recorded in a material form or not, about an individual whose identity is apparent, or can reasonably be ascertained, from the information or opinion’. It may include your name, address, phone number, email address, age, gender, your employer, or your job title.
Wherever possible, the Gallery will collect personal information directly from you with your consent. We collect personal information to help us provide responsive services and to promote and present content relevant to our audience. For example, we ask for personal information when you:
The Gallery may also obtain your personal information from third parties, such as:
If the Gallery collects personal information from third parties you refer to us, we will assume, and you will ensure, that you have made that third party aware of the referral and the purpose of the collection, use and disclosure of the relevant personal information.
This is a Queensland Government website. Email correspondence, comments made on our blog or social media platforms, and information provided via webforms can constitute a public record and can be retained as required by the Public Records Act 2002 and other relevant legislation. Email messages may be monitored by our network support staff for system troubleshooting and maintenance purposes. The Gallery reserves the right to remove comments which it considers to be abusive, defamatory, discriminatory, off-topic, or unlawful.
When you communicate with the Brisbane International Film Festival through social media sites or using applications provided by third parties (such as via your smart phone), your personal information may be collected from that communication (e.g. via Facebook Pixel). We assume that you have informed yourself of the ways in which such sites or applications can collect and disclose your personal information, and that you otherwise consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information by such sites or applications (including disclosure to, and collection by, the Gallery and BIFF venue partners). Check your settings with the relevant social media provider if you wish to opt out of this data collection.
The Brisbane International Film Festival website may also use ‘session variables’ to collect and store information. Session variables are commonly used to store information such as preferences that you may have set when previously visiting our website. A session variable is like a cookie, but it is stored on our server (not on your computer).
This website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage.
The Gallery will take precautions to safeguard your personal data from loss, unauthorised access, use, modification or disclosure. As a general rule, we store your personal information in our secure electronic databases.
From time to time, the Gallery may engage service providers to store personal information who could have servers located overseas. We ensure that our service providers are carefully chosen and have policies, procedures and systems in place to keep personal information secure.
At any time, you have the right to access, change or correct your personal information. Please advise us of any errors in your personal information or changes to your personal details, such as address, email address and phone number. You may be asked to provide evidence of your identity before a change can be made.
The Gallery may disclose your personal information to:
For marketing purposes where it may be impracticable to seek consent, the Gallery may disclose personal data to third parties provided the following apply:
To make a request or enquiry, contact:
The Privacy Officer
Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art
PO Box 3686
South Brisbane QLD 4101
T: (07) 3840 7303