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Privacy Statement

It is House Of Pianos’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to (hereinafter, "us", "we", or ""). We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.


This Privacy Policy sets forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.


Like most website operators, House Of Pianos collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. House Of Pianos’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how House Of Pianos’s visitors use its website. 


House Of Pianos also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on House Of Pianos only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.


Certain visitors to House Of Pianos’s websites choose to interact with House Of Pianos in ways that require House Of Pianos to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that House Of Pianos gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who contact us via the contact form at to provide a name and email address.


The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.



To enrich and perfect your online experience, House Of Pianos may use "Cookies", similar technologies and services provided by others to display content.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. House Of Pianos uses cookies to help House Of Pianos identify and track visitors and their usage of House Of Pianos visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using House Of Pianos’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of House Of Pianos’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.


By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to House Of Pianos's use of cookies.


The Cookies We Set

Forms related cookies: When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence. 


This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.


Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP-address that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.


You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Addon for your current web browser.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, House Of Pianos may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in House Of Pianos’s sole discretion. House Of Pianos encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.


Privacy Policy

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us via email or phone.



c/o House of Pianos

3/219 Park Street

South Melbourne VIC 3206


(03) 9942 0348