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What information do we collect?

When registering to join Do Something Near You, you are asked to enter: your name, organisation, email, website, phone number and any other relevant contact details.

If you are a user of Do Something Near You and are not required to register an account, you may visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

If you are a Council or other not-for-profit organisation registered with Do Something Near You your name and the contact details of your organisation will be displayed publicly.

Website users who register for email updates from Do Something Near You will receive monthly newsletters from Do Something. The email address you provide will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to Do Something Near You and Do Something campaigns. It will not be displayed publicly, nor will it be passed on to a third party.

How do we protect your information?

Do Something Near You is committed to protecting your privacy while interacting with our website. We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Like most websites we use cookies to improve your experience and to provide customised services. Cookies help us to keep a record of your preferences, such as your postcode or location. Without cookies you will have to reset your preferences every time you log on.

If you don’t want to receive cookies you can change your browser to notify you when cookies are sent and enable you to refuse them. Cookies can also be deleted from your browser. However, this would negatively impact your experience with Do Something Near You.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade or transfer your personal information to outside parties. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. Trusted third parties assisting with the operation of Do Something Near You include Google, Twitter and LinkedIn.

We may also release your information when we believe the release of information is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect the rights, property or safety of Do Something Near You and our users.

Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for research or marketing purposes.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include offers from third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. Do Something Near You and Do Something have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of linked third party sites.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

For more information please contact Do Something on +61 2 9519 8766 or

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