Burn Bright is an Australian for purpose, not-for-profit company that builds and fosters community to engage and empower young people to help them create a positive foundation for their lives.  Burn Bright primarily achieves this vision through delivering dynamic character development and leadership programmes within high schools and primary schools across Australia.

This privacy policy has been prepared for the purpose of clearly communicating how Burn Bright collects and handles personal information.

What Information Does Burn Bright Collect?

Burn Bright collects information from you when you consent to such information being collected or where the collection of your information is reasonably necessary for one or more of Burn Bright’s activities.

Burn Bright only collects information about you where lawfully permitted to do so. Information may be collected via numerous means, including when you complete a form (including a form relating to any of Burn Bright’s services or events), phone calls, mail, our website and other electronic means such as email.

How Does Burn Bright Use Your Information?

Burn Bright collects, stores and uses personal information only for the purpose you have given the information for unless one of the following applies:

  • The other purpose is directly related to the purpose for which you have given Burn Bright the information and you would reasonably expect, or Burn Bright has told you, that your information is usually disclosed for another purpose or to other individuals, organisations or agencies.
  • You have consented for Burn Bright to use your information for another purpose.
  • Burn Bright is required or authorised by law to disclose your information for another purpose.
  • The disclosure of your information by Burn Bright is reasonably necessary for the enforcement of the criminal law or a law imposing a penalty or sanction.

What Steps Will Burn Bright Take to Secure and Protect Your Personal Information?

Burn Bright will take reasonable steps to ensure that personal information that is collected, stored and used is accurate, complete and up to date.

Burn Bright will also take reasonable steps to protect your personal information from misuse, interference, loss, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.  Burn Bright’s employees and volunteers are required to respect the confidential nature of personal information.

Unless otherwise required by law, Burn Bright will permanently destroy or de-identify any of your information which is in its possession and which it no longer needs for the purpose for which it was collected.

How can you gain access to your personal information?

You may at any time request access to all of your personal information that is in Burn Bright’s possession and you are welcome to request access to your record by emailing Burn Bright at privacy@burnbright.org.au.


This privacy policy is current as at June 2017 but may change from time to time.


If you have any questions in relation to Burn Bright’s privacy policy, please get in contact with us at privacy@burnbright.org.au.