The information contained on this page outlines the methods ASOP utilises in gathering your personal data, and the specific purpose of this information.
Before entering your poetry or short story, you are required to provide us with your personal details. This information includes: your name, address, email address, telephone number, open or junior category participant, payment details and your interest in our services. We may also request non-personal information such as your service provider, operating system and browser.
We use this information about you, to respond, confirm, or query any of our goods and services that you may have shown an interest in. From time to time we may send you information by email, standard mail or by telephone regarding information about our services and/or products. You may request to be removed from our mailing lists at any time by contacting our customer support department. The non-personal information may be used to improve the ASOP site. We do not divulge or sell the personal details of the ASOP membership to third parties; however we may disclose such information to a state of federal law enforcement agency if required. We may also disclose such information to our financial institution regarding your transaction of payments to our nominated account.
The ASOP site contains numerous links to various commercial, non-commercial or member sites. These are all regarded as third parties sites with no direct ownership or affiliation with ASOP. Consequently, none of the above mentioned sites are entitled to member information.
Considering the high usage of juniors to this site, we strongly encourage children to consult their parents or appropriate guardians prior to furnishing ASOP with their details.
Advertising and sponsorships are regarded as a major source of revenue for prizes and for the maintenance of the ASOP site, however, Information in graphic or text format pertaining to any subject vaguely associated with pornography or paedophiles will not be permitted on the ASOP site.