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Privacy Policy

The SA Writers Centre (SAWC) are committed to ensuring the privacy and security of your personal information. SAWC will not use or disclose any information collected about you other than for the purpose for which it has been provided. SAWC will not use, sell or disclose your information for any other purpose without your consent unless required or authorised by law.


The type of personal information SAWC collects about you depends on how you use this website. For example, our web server records the date and time you visit our site, the pages viewed and the information downloaded. SAWC uses this information for statistical purposes only, to assist in the further development of the website. Should you complete and submit an online application form SAWC will collect the information it contains. However, if you do not submit your application, any information which you had entered is automatically deleted.
From time to time, SAWC may wish to email you about an event or new service that SAWC thinks might be of interest to you. Should you choose not to receive such promotional emails, simply click unsubscribe link to remove your email from our mailing list.


SAWC has developed procedures to prevent unauthorised access to your personal information, as well as policies to ensure it is used correctly. SAWC strives to protect your personal information, however, SAWC cannot ensure the security of any information that you transmit to us over the internet and you do so at your own risk.
SAWC will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your information is secure once it has been received on our systems. Any links from the SAWC website to other websites may have their own privacy practices and we take no responsibility for the content or privacy issues via these links.


SAWC encourages you to access and update your personal information. You can do this by logging onto the members area of this website. We will take all reasonable to correct your personal information, ensuring its accuracy.
If you have a complaint regarding the way in which your personal information is being handled by SAWC, please contact us in the first instance by telephoning us on 08 8223 7662. Likewise, if you have any questions about this statement, please contact us.


The information provided on SAWC’s website is of a general nature only and does not take into account your personal circumstances. As such, information found on this site is not intended to be relied upon as, nor to be a substitute for, specific professional advice. No responsibility for loss occasioned to any persons acting on or refraining from action as a result of any information on this website can be accepted.