Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to all personal information collected by SGH Lawyers via the website located at

    1. What is “personal information”?

      1. The Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) currently defines “personal information” as meaning information or an opinion about an identified individual or an individual who is reasonably identifiable:

        1. whether the information or opinion is true or not; and
        2. whether the information or opinion is recorded in a material form or not.
      2. If information do not disclose your identity or enable your identity to be ascertained, it will in most cases not be classified as “personal information” and will not be subject to this privacy policy.
    2. What information do we collect?

      The kind of personal information that we collect from you will depend on how you use the website.

    3. How we collect your personal information

      1. We may collect personal information from you whenever you input such information into the website.
      2. We also collect cookies from your computer which enable us to tell when you use the website and also to help customise your website experience. As a general rule, however, it is not possible to identify you personally from our use of cookies.
    4. Purpose of collection

      1. The purpose for which we collect personal information is to provide you with the best service experience possible on the website.
      2. We customarily disclose personal information only to our service providers who assist us in operating the website. Your personal information may also be exposed from time to time to maintenance and support personnel acting in the normal course of their duties.
    5. Access and correction

      Australian Privacy Principle 12 permits you to obtain access to the personal information we hold about you in certain circumstances, and Australian Privacy Principle 13 allows you to correct inaccurate personal information subject to certain exceptions. If you would like to obtain such access, please contact us as set out below.

    6. Complaint procedure

      If you have a complaint concerning the manner in which we maintain the privacy of your personal information, please contact us. All complaints will be considered by SGH Lawyers and we may seek further information from you to clarify your concerns. If we agree that your complaint is well founded, we will, in consultation with you, take appropriate steps to rectify the problem. If you remain dissatisfied with the outcome, you may refer the matter to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.

    7. How to contact us about privacy

      If you have any queries, or if you seek access to your personal information, or if you have a complaint about our privacy practices, you can contact via