GET PAID IN BITCOIN PTY LTD (ACN: 167 096 415)
Get Paid In Bitcoin Pty Ltd and its affiliates (hereinafter, “the Company”, “we”, “us” or “our”) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. In addition, we are subject to the Privacy Act 1988 and the National Privacy Principles, which form part of that Act.
“Personal Information” is information which identifies you personally or by which your identity can reasonably be ascertained. This may include your name, address, e-mail address, and other contact details.
- the kinds of Personal Information which we may collect about you and how it may be used;
- how your Personal Information may be disclosed to third parties;
- your ability to access, correct, update and delete your Personal Information; and
- the security measures we have in place to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of Personal Information under our control.
Who we are?
Our website address is: https://getpaidinbitcoin.com.au
Our ACN is 167 096 415
Our Postal address is PO Box 7675, Launceston, Tasmania 7250
Our business email address is email@example.com
Gathering and Use of Personal Information
We may collect your Personal Information if you use the Site, open an Account to use the Platform or perform any Transactions on the Platform. We may also collect Personal Information about you from recordings of telephone conversations between us and you (or your representatives) and from publicly available registers.
Some of the Personal Information we collect is required by us to meet our legal and regulatory obligations (eg, information required to verify your identity). Otherwise, the Personal Information we collect is required in order for us to provide our services efficiently and effectively.
The types of Personal Information which we collect may include: your name; your photographic identification; your address; your phone number; your e-mail address; your banking details including account numbers; your date of birth; and information about your Transactions.
We may use your Personal Information for the following purposes:
- to allow you to open and operate an Account;
- to enable you to complete Transactions on the Platform;
- to correspond with you in relation to your Account and your Transactions;
- to analyze use of our Site and the services we provide;
- as required for legal and regulatory purposes, including for dispute resolution purposes;
- to provide you with information about products, services and promotions that may be of interest to you, from ourselves and third parties;
- for market research e.g. surveying our Users’ needs and opinions on issues, such as our performance etc.
You should note that you are not obliged to give your Personal Information to the Company, but if you choose not to do so, we may not be able to provide our services, or your access to our services may be limited.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Anti Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) Policy
Get Paid In Bitcoin is a provider of exchange services into cryptocurrencies in Australia. As such, we are governed by Australian financial regulations and are regulated by AUSTRAC.
We take seriously our responsibilities to undertake verification procedures that ensure we know who our clients are and to monitor transactions facilitated by GPIB to identify attempts to use our service to launder money or financial terrorist activities.
All clients undertake a KYC (Know Your Customer) and a PEP (Politically Exposed Person) procedure before any Australian Dollars are exchanged into Bitcoin and monitor transactions undertaken by our clients for suspicious activities.
To outline some of the measures we use to prevent, identify and report attempts of money laundering or terrorism financing;
- We have low weekly limits
- All clients must undertake a KYC and PEP check
- Australian Dollar deposits must match the details outlined in our dashboard
- We report any suspicious activity to AUSTRAC
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns and does not identify any individual.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Access and Changing of Personal Information
You have the right to access the Personal Information we hold about you, and to require the correction, updating and blocking of inaccurate and/or incorrect data by sending an email to us. We will usually respond to your request within 14 days. You may also request the deletion or destruction of your Personal Information, your Account details or your Transaction details by sending an email to us. The Company will act on your request only when it is not inconsistent with its legal and regulatory obligations and compliance procedures. Upon your written request, we will inform you of the use and general disclosure of your Personal Information. Depending on the nature of your request, there may be a minimal charge for accessing your Personal Information.
We take reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure, including implementing appropriate security measures. The security measures in place will, from time to time, be reviewed in line with legal and technical developments. However, we give no guarantee that such misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure will not occur
Retention of Personal Information
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How long we retain your data?
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their email address used to sign into our portal).
Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data?
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.