We collect personal information from you to process your application, provide you with your product or service, and manage your product or service. We may also use your information to comply with legislative or regulatory requirements in any jurisdiction, prevent fraud, crime or other activity that may cause harm in relation to our products or services and help us run our business. We may also use your information to tell you about products or services we think may interest you.
If you do not provide all the information we request, we may need to reject your application or we may no longer be able to provide a product or service to you.
We may disclose your personal information to other members of the Westpac Group, anyone we engage to do something on our behalf, and other organisations that assist us with our business.
As a provider of financial services, we have obligations to disclose some personal information to government agencies and regulators in Australia, and in some cases offshore. We are not able to ensure that foreign government agencies or regulators will comply with Australian privacy laws, although they may have their own privacy laws. By using our products or services, you consent to these disclosures.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) regulates the collection, use, disclosure or other processing of personal data under European Union (EU) law. Personal data means any information relating to you from which you are either identified or may be identifiable. The GDPR aims to protect the personal data of individuals located in the EU and harmonise data protection laws across EU Member States.
Our collection, use, disclosure and other processing of your personal data is regulated by the GDPR if:
Please refer to our EU Data Protection Policy on our website at www.westpac.com.au/privacy/EUDataProtectionPolicy for information about how we manage your personal data under the GDPR.
We will use or disclose your personal information to contact you or send you information about other products and services offered by the Westpac Group or its preferred suppliers.
Please call us on 132 032 or visit any of our branches if you do not wish to receive marketing communications from us.
Where you have provided information about another individual, you must make them aware of that fact and the contents of the Privacy Statement.
You state that:
NOTE: It is an offence under the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006 to give false or misleading information.
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