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Bulldogs Collection Statement

1.     Introduction

In this collection statement "we", "us" and "our" means the Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited (ACN 001 869 405), its subsidiaries and affiliated companies. Please read this Collection Statement and our related Privacy Policy carefully as it describes the way in which we will collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information. Please be aware that you are under no obligation to provide us your personal information and you may request we delete any personal information we hold about you at any time. We use a third party, Ticketek Pty Ltd (ABN 92 010 129 110), to act as our agent in our collection of your personal information. Ticketek may use its employees, agents or contractors (or those of its related entities) to do so. We obtain your personal information when you purchase memberships, tickets and certain other products through the Ticketek digital platforms and other sales locations.  Ticketek aggregates your personal information and provides us with a copy.

In addition to collecting your personal information on our behalf, Ticketek also collects, holds, uses and discloses your personal information as a principal in its own right, for its own business purposes in accordance with its Privacy Policy and Collection Statement. You should check these links to understand the terms applicable to the relationship that exists between you and Ticketek in relation to Ticketek's uses of your personal information.

2.     Purpose of collection

The primary purpose for which we collect your personal information is to provide you with information about us, events that we hold and products and services we provide.

We may also use or disclose your personal information for the following secondary purposes including:

·         for internal purposes including management reporting, trend analysis and servicing of you and your membership and/or other relationships with us;

·         to assist us and the ARLC in research and product development to improve your experience as a fan and/or member;

·         to provide you with information about the broader game of rugby league (including participation grassroots and social forms of the game);

·         to provide our sponsors and other partners with certain non-personal information to assist in our work with them; and

·         to provide your personal information to the ARLC (who may also use it for each of the purposes contemplated in this clause 2).


3.     Consequences of your refusal to provide personal information

The main consequence if you do not provide us or Ticketek with your personal information is that we will not be able to provide you with information about us, events that we hold and products and services we provide.

4.     Disclosure to third parties

We may disclose your personal information to the National Rugby League Ltd, Australian Rugby League Commission Ltd, New South Wales Rugby League and Queensland Rugby League. The type of personal information we may disclose to those third parties includes your name, date of birth, address, phone number, email address, favourite players and teams and all other information that we, through Ticketek, collect from you in the course of purchasing membership and / or ticketing products.

Other than overseas recipients (see section 5),  we ensure that any organisation to which we disclose your personal information implements appropriate information security safeguards and protections in accordance with Australian Privacy Laws.

In certain circumstances, we may disclose your personal information if and when required to do so by law, for example, to assist law enforcement agencies with their inquiries.

5.     Disclosures of your personal information to overseas recipients

We may disclose your personal information to overseas recipients for creation and processing membership packs and for physically storing and managing your data. The countries that these recipients are located in include the following countries: [China].

By accepting this collection notice and providing us with your personal information, you are providing express consent for us to disclose your personal information overseas. You are aware that by providing such consent, we will cease to be accountable for the overseas recipient's handling of your personal information under Australian privacy law and that you will not be able to seek redress from us under Australian privacy laws in relation to that use of your personal information overseas.

6.     Contact Details

If you have any questions or comments in relation to our Collection Statement, or if you wish to correct or access your personal information held by us or the ARLC or make a complaint, please contact:

The Privacy Officer

1 Edison Lane, Belmore NSW 2192

(02) 9789 8000

This collection statement was last updated 19/10/2016