Data Collection and Privacy

Privacy Policy

This statement applies to the Muscular Dystrophy Association and its related websites, including: Harley Raffle, ChallengeMD, Donations, Entertainment Book and other fundraising activities as determined from time-to-time.

MDA is committed to complying with the Privacy Act 1988 and the National Privacy Principles established under the Privacy Act 1988 as amended by the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000.

Collection of Information

It is necessary that we collect personal information about you (and your business) for the purposes of providing tax deductible receipts or tickets purchased in our regular Harley Raffles.

What we collect

The MDA collects your name, address, contact details and various other items of information if applicable to: Number of tickets purchased in the Harley Raffle, value of donation or sponsorship made in support of MDA programs and services.

What we use it for

Your personal information is only used for the purposes of providing the services offered through this website and for the purpose of informing you of future raffles and / or fundraising activities.

What we do not use it for

The MDA will not sell or divulge your personal information to other parties

Storage of Information

Your information is kept in a database that is protected by a login and password. Every effort is made to secure this database to prevent your personal information being obtained by third parties. Only MDA Staff have access to the database “on a need to know” basis. MDA employees are required to maintain the confidentiality of any personal information collected.


Typically, Harley Raffle tickets and Donation Receipts are dispatched via Australia Post within 48 hours. As the MDA relies on volunteer administrative support, there may be some minor delays in disparch during peak periods.

Returns and Refunds

MDA does not envisage the return of a Donation and this has not been requested during the course of the past 30 years.

Raffle Tickets are purchased without the option of refund or return.