Welcome to ccn.org.au. The website on which this policy is hosted is owned and managed by Calvary Chapel Newcastle Incorporated (“CCN”).
This privacy page describes how CCN collects, uses, discloses, transfers, stores, retains or otherwise processes your information – whether provided through the website or acquired by other means.
By browsing and making use of this website, you are accepting the terms and conditions of use, which govern the local CCN Church and CCN’s relationship with you.
- “We”, “Our”, or “Us” refers to your relationship with and an obligation or right, in CCN
- “Service” is the https://ccn.org.au website operated by Calvary Chapel Newcastle Incorporated.
- “Data Controller” is the entity that determines the purpose for which personal data is collected and processed.
- “Data Processor” is the entity processing personal data on behalf of the Data Controller
- “Personal Data” is any information about a living individual, which allows them to be identified, such as name, address, telephone number, location, email address, credit card information, and your personal preferences (including interests, religious views, requests, and so on), and any other information you may choose to provide.
- “Cookies” is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. A cookie is used to remember your log-in number when you revisit our site
Data Protection Law
This policy explains how we comply with laws and regulations in our respective countries and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Privacy & Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 (“the PECR”) relating to electronic communications (jointly and severally, ”the Law”).
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.