Open House Melbourne Inc. ABN 68 295 482 310 (OHM) operates the Open House Melbourne event. OHM’s Privacy Policy is set out below.

This Privacy Policy applies to the collection and handling of personal information by OHM, including through our website.

Your personal information is important to us – OHM recognises the importance of your privacy.

Collecting information about you – OHM only collects personal information that you tell us about yourself (e.g. by registering for our mailing list or as a volunteer; when you enter a competition we run; or when you register a building) and information about how you use our website. OHM may use cookies to make your use of our website as convenient as possible. You may set your browser to refuse cookies, but this may mean you cannot use some website features.

Using and disclosing your personal information – OHM uses or discloses information as required or permitted by law. We may use or disclose your personal information to provide you with a service or information you have requested, to protect the rights, property or personal safety of any person, or if our assets and operations are transferred to another party as a going concern. We may sometimes share your personal information with a service partner, subject to confidentiality provisions as we deem appropriate. OHM may use national or overseas facilities to process or back up information and as a result, may transfer your personal information to national or overseas facilities.

When we communicate with you – We may contact you via email, SMS or other means in order to provide you with updated information about our website, in relation to events or to provide you with other information about our services. If you do not wish to receive information about OHM, email us at

The information we keep about you – If you want to know what personal information we hold about you, you can seek access by emailing us at

Storage and security of your personal information – OHM will take reasonable steps to keep any information which we hold about you secure. However, except to the extent liability cannot be excluded due to the operation of statute, OHM will not be responsible (including in negligence) for the consequences of any unauthorised access to your personal information. Please notify us immediately if you become aware of any breach of security.

Future changes – OHM reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time and notify you by posting an updated version of the Policy on the OHM website. The amended Privacy Policy will apply from that time.