Privacy Policy

We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the edits of the law or comply with legal process served on us, our partners, sponsors, investors, or affiliates; (b) protect and defend our rights or property or those of our users; and (c) act as immediately necessary in order to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.

There may be times when we wish to let you know additional information about the National Book Awards, emails will only be sent to those that have requested further information about the awards. Email addresses will not be given to any organisation outside the National Book Awards unless you have clicked on a box and requested information from partner websites.

We take every precaution to protect users’ information.

This website contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information directly collected by us.

We regularly request information from users to enter competitions and book awards votes. Participation in these votes or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose any information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and email). The National Book Awards reserves the right to publish all information submitted for the competition and giveaways on its website and newsletters.

The National Book Awards website uses IP addresses and email addresses to analyse trends, administer the site, track users’ movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We occasionally share aggregated demographic profiles with our partners and sponsors. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.

We reserve the right, at its sole discretion to change, modify or otherwise alter these terms and conditions at any time. Such changes and/or modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof. Continued use of the site following the posting of changes and/or modifications constitutes acceptance of the revised terms and conditions. Please review the terms and conditions periodically.