Privacy Policy

The Industrial Relations Society of Victoria's Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

IRSV is bound by the federal Privacy Act 1988, which protects personal information about individuals.

IRSV does collect and hold the names, titles and contact details of its members.

IRSV protects this information in the following way:

  • In general, we will obtain this information directly from you. For example, we will collect your details when you first apply for membership of the Society or when you renew your membership. Some details may also be collected when you register to attend a Society function.
  • We will use your contact details only for the purpose of normal business dealings related to services provided by the Society. This may include adding you to one of our mailing lists whether for hard copy or electronic mail. However, each electronic mailout will include a clearly indicated method of "opting out" and the decision of any individual not to receive further materials will be respected.
  • Under no circumstances will we sell your contact details to any other party.
  • We will take all reasonable steps to protect your contact details from unauthorised access, modification or misuse, both from within and outside the Society.


 The Industrial Relations Society of Victoria Inc. (IRSV) (the owner of welcomes administrators and managers of web sites to place a link or links on their site to specific pages within our site.  However, we ask that you adhere to the following conditions.  By downloading our logo and/or using text to link to, you accept these conditions of use.


 You may link from your web site to ours to any page within our site, provided that the link is appropriately identified as a link to our site.


 You must use the IRSV logo or the words “Industrial Relations Society of Victoria” for your link to the selected page(s) of  Alternatively, you may use the title of the document(s) or page(s) to which you are linking, provided the IRSV web site is identified as the source.  The logo must not be used in whole or part for any other purpose without our express permission. In particular, you must not use the logo on a feature or design of, or incorporate it in whole or in part, in any other logo, icon or graphic.

 You must not use any other trade mark, logo, icon, text or artwork as or part of, your link to

 You may place your link and the associated logo/text to suit your needs as long as:

  • the link and associated logo/text appear clearly and distinctly from any other link, text or graphics.  No other trade mark, logo, icon, graphic or text appear in close proximity to the logo;
  • the link and logo is not used in any way to represent or imply falsely, deceptively or confusingly that either IRSV endorses or is affiliated with or related to any third party (including you) or product;
  • neither you nor the material on your web site will disparage IRSV or its services; and
  • your web site, and any material on it, conforms to accepted standards of public decency and good taste.  It must not expose IRSV to any risk of liability under any criminal or civil law.


 You agree to use, and to link to, at your own risk.  IRSV will not be liable for any loss or damage from any cause (including negligence) to your web site and system, or to people linking to us from your web site(s), caused by or in connection with a link to  Any such loss or damage will be your responsibility.


 You agree to indemnify IRSV and keep it indemnified against all actions, claims, costs demands, damages or liability arising in any manner from a breach by you of the terms of this agreement.


 IRSV reserves the right to change these terms and the logo(s) at any time and solely at its discretion.

 IRSV reserves the right, solely at its discretion, to request removal of your link and/or the logo(s) at any time.  It also reserves the right to review your link and/or use of the logo(s).