Question: What Is Website Privacy Policy?

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A privacy policy is a document telling visitors to your site what information you collect and what you do with that information.

Very simply: it is a short explanation of what you are doing to observe visitors to your website.

Do you need a privacy policy on a website?

Privacy Policies are Legally Required. Privacy laws around the world dictate that if you collect personal information from your website visitors, then you need to have a Privacy Policy posted to your site. Many third party services used to enhance website performance also require you to have a Privacy Policy.

What should I write in a website privacy policy?

How to Write an Effective Website Privacy Statement

  • Your privacy statement should be clear, direct and easy to understand.
  • Keep technical jargon and legal terminology to a minimum.
  • If you decide to modify how you use personal information, you must inform your users.
  • A company’s privacy policy is only as strong as the staff that implements it.

Do I need a privacy policy on my website Australia?

There is no requirement to have your privacy policy on your website, but most businesses decide that it is a simple way to comply with the requirements of Australian Privacy Principle No. 1. However, the Australian Privacy Principles require your privacy policy to address certain topics.

Are privacy policies legally binding?

Privacy Policies and Terms and Conditions (T&C) agreements are both, as the names imply, legally binding contracts. The main difference between these two types of agreements is this: A Privacy Policy agreement exists to protect your clients.