Lyons Judge is committed to the privacy of client’s personal information. We strive to ensure you are aware of how and why we collect your information, and what we use that information for.
The type of personal information we collect from you, will depend on the type of services we provide to you.
We will only collect personal information that is relevant to providing an accounting or business advisory services. In doing so, we always ensure that any information we collect is relevant, up to date, and is not an intrusion into your personal life. Personal information can include contact details, financial information, employment history, tax and insurance information, bank details and credit history.
We will generally only collect personal information directly from you. In some circumstances we will obtain information from third parties such as the Australian Taxation Office, Australian Securities and Investment Commission and Centrelink.
We assure you that all personal information is protected against loss, unauthorised access, use, modification or disclosure; and any other misuse.
We may occasionally hire other companies to provide services on our behalf, including but not limited to legal services, auditors or other companies relevant to financial and accounting services. Those companies will be permitted to obtain only the personal information they need to deliver the service. We take reasonable steps to ensure that these organisations are bound by confidentiality and privacy obligations in relation to the protection of your personal information.
Lyons Judge will always take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to ensure the safe keeping of your information. This may include secure, lockable filing cabinets for hard copies and statements, and secure password protected electronic filing systems
You have a right to access your personal information, subject to exceptions allowed by law. If you would like to do so, please let us know. You may be required to put your request in writing for security reasons.