Privacy Policy


1.       About this Document

1.1.          This document is Our Platform Privacy Policy. It sets out Our policy on the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information that We obtain via Our Platform.

1.2.          This Platform Privacy Policy is to be read in conjunction with Our Terms of Use. A copy of Our Terms of Use is available at [insert link].

1.3.          Terms used in this Privacy Policy that are defined in Our Terms of Use have the meanings given to them in the Terms of Use.

1.4.          Each time You use, browse and/or access the Platform or use the Platform Services You hereby consent unconditionally to Us using Your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Policy.

1.5.          We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will post the latest version of the Privacy Policy on this webpage. It is Your responsibility to ensure You are familiar with the most recent version of this Privacy Policy.


2.       Collection of Personal Information

2.1.          We may collect Your Personal Information through Your interaction with Our Platform.

2.2.          The Personal Information that We collect includes statistical information which We gather including Your IP address and the computer, smartphone device type and operating system version, web browser and Your geographic location as well as the web pages or screens of the Platform that You visit and how long You spend on each webpage and screen. We may use cookies to collection this information.

2.3.          If You register on Our Platform as a WeFiApp Owner we also collect the following details that you enter into the Platform:

(a)       Your Paypal email address

(b)       Your Password for the Platform

(c)        Your Wi-Fi location (street number, street name, suburb, postcode, state and country)

(d)       Your Wi-Fi network name (SSID)

(e)       Your asking price (i.e the monthly price that you want to charge to WeFiApp Consumers to access your Wi-Fi network and associated Internet connection)

(f)         Your Wi-Fi network password

(g)       any other details You enter into Our Platform (including our smartphone application, "WEFIAPP"

2.4.          If You register on Our Platform as a WeFiApp Consumer we also collect the following details that you enter into the Platform:

(a)       Your Paypal email address

(b)       Your Password for the Platform

(c)        Your location (street number, street name, suburb, postcode, state and country)

(d)       any other details You enter into Our Platform (including our smartphone application, "WEFIAPP"

2.5.    In addition, the Platform captures details of Wi-Fi (associated internet connection) sharing arrangements made between WeFiApp Owners and WeFiApp Consumers.


3.       How We use Your Personal Information

3.1.          The primary purposes of collecting Your Personal Information are to administer and optimise the Platform and gain an understanding about how You, together with the other users of Our Platform, use and interact with Our Platform, and to respond to enquiries, that You make about the Platform.

3.2.          The information set out in clauses 2.3 and 2.4 is used by the Platform to try to match WeFiApp Owners with WeFiApp Consumers in the vicinity of the WeFiApp Owners’ Wi-Fi networks.

3.3.          The information set out in clause 2.5 is used by Us to administer the process by which payments of Monthly Wi-Fi Sharing Fees and Platform Usage Charges are made.

3.4.          We may also disclose information captured via the Platform to our trusted service providers who work on our behalf, in order to provide or procure the provision of customer support related to the Platform, and for other reasons set out in this Privacy Policy.

3.5.          If You opt in at the time of registration to receive newsletters from Us, We will also use Your Personal Information to send to You news, information and general promotional material about Our Platform which We believe may be useful and/or of interest to You.

3.6.          We may also collect, use and/or disclose Personal Information collected in the following circumstances where We consider such collection, use and/or disclosure is reasonably necessary (at Our discretion):

(a)       where You accept a “cookie” from Our Platform. We utilise “cookies” which enable Us to monitor traffic patterns and to serve You more efficiently if You revisit Our Platform;

(b)       where You consent to the specific collection, use and/or disclosure;

(c)        if We consider it reasonably necessary to provide the Personal Information to Our subsidiaries and/or related bodies corporate and/or associated entities;

(d)       if We consider it reasonably necessary to provide the Personal Information to Our employees and/or service providers who We engage or employ to provide Us with services in connection with the Platform;

(e)       so that We can carry out analysis of the Platform for the purposes of improving the Platform;

(f)         as required by law; and/or

(g)       if We sell Our Platform business to a third party.


4.       Customer lists

4.1.    We will disclose Our Registered WeFiApp User databases to the purchaser of Our Platform business should We decide to sell Our Platform business.


5.       Your Opt Out Rights

5.1.          If You do not wish to have Your Personal Information used in the manner described in this Privacy Policy, please notify Us, however if that occurs You may not use our Platform and We will not be able to supply any Platform Services to You.


6.      Email and Platform Communications

6.1.          We reserve the right to preserve the content of any personal information You provide to Us including any e-mail You send Us whether the email is sent through Your email client or through a “contact form” on Our Platform, for as long as We consider necessary.


7.       Children

7.1.    We do no not use the Platform to knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided Us with information without their consent, he or she should contact Us. Following such notification we will delete such information from Our databases within a reasonable time.


8.      Security

8.1.          We provide and/or use physical, electronic and procedural safeguards and use Our reasonable endeavours to protect Your personal information We process and maintain from misuse, interference, loss, and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.

8.2.          However, except in respect of any Non-Excludable Guarantees, We cannot and do not guarantee the security of transmission or the security of Our electronic and/or physical storage facilities.


9.      Access

9.1.          You are entitled to have access to any of your Personal Information which You have previously supplied to Us. You are entitled to access, edit or delete such information unless:

(a)       Your request to access, edit or delete the information is frivolous or vexatious; or

(b)       We are required by law to retain it.

Please contact us if you require such access.


10.   Hosting of Personal Information

10.1.       The data centres that house and/or host Our computer servers and/or Platform and/or Platform Services and/or the Personal Information We collect are located both in Australia and in foreign jurisdictions.

10.2.       You consent to Us:

(a)       transferring and/or disclosing Your Personal Information to Our suppliers, including Our suppliers which host the Platform and/or Platform Services and/or Your Personal Information in Australia and/or overseas; and

(b)       those suppliers collecting, storing, processing and disclosing Your Personal Information for the purposes of providing goods or services to Us that We require in connection with the performance of Our Platform or the provision by Us of goods and/or services to You.

11.   Your consent

11.1.       By using the Platform, You are consenting to Our collection, use and disclosure of Your information captured by the Platform as set forth in this Privacy Policy.


12.   Enquiries about this Privacy Policy

12.1.       If You have any questions regarding privacy while using the Platform or have questions about Our privacy practices, please contact Us. Our contact details are as follows:


Email: support@wefiapp.com