Privacy Policy & Website Disclaimer

This page sets forth the Privacy Policy for the Social Identity and Groups Network website,

1. Personal Information:

The Social Identity and Groups Network (SIGN) is committed to safeguarding personal privacy. We recognise that individuals have a right to control how their personal information is collected and used. Providing personal information is an act of trust and it is taken seriously. Unless given consent to do otherwise, SIGN will only collect and use personal information as set out below.

2. Collecting Personal Information:

SIGN will not collect or monitor any personal information about an individual without their consent. The only personal information collected is what has been provided voluntarily, or as set out below.

3. Use of Tracking Technologies:

SIGN uses tracking technologies such as cookies or web beacons to make use of the website and services as convenient as possible. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to a computer’s hard disk for record keeping purposes. Most web browsers are set to accept tracking technologies such as cookies or web beacons. These tracking technologies do not themselves personally identify users, although they do identify some aspects of the user’s browsing experience.

For each visitor to reach the SIGN website, we expressively collect the following non-personally identifiable information, including but not limited to browser type, version and language, operating system, pages viewed while browsing the SIGN website, page access times and referring website address. This collected information is used solely internally for the purpose of gauging visitor traffic, trends, and delivering personalized content to you while you are at this website.

From time to time, we may use visitor information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our Privacy Policy. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will use for these new purposes only, data collected from the time of the policy change forward will adhere to our updated practices.

4. Using and Disclosing Your Personal Information:

Personal Information will be used for the following primary purpose:

  • To render services related to SIGN’s business such as providing information on social identity, groups and health, and keeping subscribers up to date with our research and activities.

For the purpose described above, information may be shared with SIGN’s group companies or communities either in Australia or overseas. Also, in order to operate the website or deliver a service, personal information may also be shared with a service provider, a non-Company group company.

5. Contact by SIGN:

The Social Identity and Groups Network may contact individuals using the information, which was provided by them in order to:

  • Provide information that may be of interest about updates, new SIGN products, special offers, and other matters that may be of interest.
  • To send newsletters.

6. Individual’s Right of Access:

Individuals have the right to review the information that may be recorded on the SIGN database. Information may be reviewed by contacting SIGN on +61 (7) 3346 7562 or

7. SIGN and Links to Other Websites:

SIGN provides links to web sites outside of the SIGN website. Many of these linked sites are not under the control of SIGN, and SIGN is not responsible for the conduct of companies linked to the SIGN website, nor for the performance or otherwise of any content and/or software contained in such external websites.

8. Changes to this Privacy Policy

SIGN reserves the right to make amendments to this Privacy Policy at any time. If you have objections to the Privacy Policy, you should not access or use the Site.

9. Problems or Queries:

Queries relating to the Privacy Policy, or any problems or complaints may be directed to the SIGN Project Officer by calling the SIGN number (+61 (7) 3346 7562) or emailing