At St Augustine’s Church – Hamilton, we are committed to the privacy of our visitors. For any questions regarding privacy or safety, please contact us.
Our website contains carefully considered selections of photographs of our church life. We wish to convey this life with our parish members and visitors. If you are concerned about an image that identifies yourself or family, please contact us.
Our Policy may vary from time to time without notice.
Use of any Forms, emails, phone calls or other means, receive information provided voluntarily by you for purposes of responding to you or providing a service.
In running and maintaining our website, we use Google Analytics for statistical information, such as details of pages viewed.
Use of Your Information
We use the information that we collect from you to provide our services to you as stated above. We never collate and forward information from the website to 3rd parties for their use outside such scope of use – for example, marketing companies.
In addition to this we may at some future time use the information to provide information to you relating to services or products that may be of interest to you. Such additional information will only be provided where you have consented to receive such information, or where church governance has a vital message to forward to a nominated church e-mail list. You may always request removal from such a list.
Security is of concern to us. Where we identify activity of potential harm, we may examine the IP address accessing our site or emails and use site blocking.
In operating our website, we rely on hosting servers in Sydney. We take reasonable steps to secure our website and data. We request that Credit Card details never be provided via the website or e-mail.
The sending of information via the Internet is not totally secure, however, our site does use a Positive SSL (https) certificate with an “A” rating.
Disclosing Your Information
Our website does not gather personal information. You will never be asked to log into our site with the purpose of providing personal or financial details. You will never be called by someone saying they represent our website and then attempt to gain your personal information. Such a request would be fraudulent and should be notified to us immediately.
Third Party Links
On occasion we include links to third parties on this website. Where we provide a link it does not mean that we endorse or approve that site’s beliefs or their policy towards visitor privacy.
You can adjust the settings on your computer to decline any cookies if you wish. This can be done within the “settings” section of your computer. For more information please read the advice at AboutCookies.org.
Our website uses Google Analytics on all pages. Facebook and Twitter use their own cookies on our social media page. You may view cookies – for example, in Chrome, view the site information icon to the left of the URL that shows the site is secure, and from there view the cookies.
Nothing shall be deemed to give person or persons the right to modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative content from, transfer, or sell any content, including design or image/photographic content, or other materials, unless otherwise expressly permitted by the church governance. All original content on this website is Copyright St Augustine’s Anglican Church – Hamilton, All Rights Reserved. To make use of any content, permission must be granted via the Office.
By use of this website, you agree to indemnify and hold St Augustine’s Anglican Church – Hamilton, and any affiliates, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your consent and usage of the website and services, both present and future.
You agree to use the website with proper and ethical practice as generally recognised by the Internet community.