Credit reporting information
Important Information About Credit Reporting
We may disclose your personal information to credit reporting bodies
We may disclose personal information about you in connection with your applications for, or other dealings with us regarding, our products or services to credit reporting bodies listed below. For example, if you fail to meet your payment obligations to us, or if you commit a serious credit infringement, in relation to consumer credit we may be entitled to disclose this information to credit reporting bodies. Those credit reporting bodies may include that information in reports they provide to other credit providers to assist them in assessing your credit worthiness
Credit reporting bodies are required to have a policy explaining how they will manage your credit-related personal information. You can view the policy for each credit reporting body we deal with at the relevant links below.
Equifax Australia Information Services and Solutions Pty Limited
You can access or correct your personal information, or make a privacy complaint
You can exclude your credit reporting information from pre-screening for direct marketing
Some credit providers can ask credit reporting bodies to pre-screen their direct marketing offers for consumer credit by using credit reporting information. You have a right to request a credit reporting body to exclude your credit reporting information from such use. You should contact the relevant credit reporting body directly
If you are a victim of fraud, you can take steps to protect your credit reporting information
If you believe that you have been, or are likely to be, the victim of fraud, you have a right to ask a credit reporting body not to use or disclose your credit reporting information. You should contact the relevant credit reporting body directly.