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This Web site is administered by St Michael's Church, Shotwick. The primary purpose of the website is to promote the activities of our church in the mission of God. We want you to feel secure when visiting our site and are committed to maintaining your privacy.
Reasons why we may collect your data
You may at times be asked to supply personal data via the St Michael's Church website. Personal data is anything which enables us to identify you (e.g. your name and address or email address). If you supply such information, we only use that data for the purpose stipulated at the time of collection and we will ensure that we hold it securely, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
We may collect and record information in order for us to understand more about how our site is used and in turn to make sure that the site reflects your needs. In order to do this we may send cookies to your PC. Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. The only cookies currently used are Google Analytics and eXtReMe Tracking used to collect anonymous information about how visitors use our site. We do not collect any personally identifiable information. Further information here.
Surveys & Mailings
Occasionally we may ask you to fill in questionnaires or surveys whilst on-line. The data collected by the questionnaire or survey will only be used for the purpose stated on the form. You may also be given the opportunity to add your address details to our databases so we can contact you in the future. We will only use this information to contact you if you expressly give us permission to do so. We do not share your details with any other organisation.
We do not ask for any financial details on this website..
The St Michael's website often includes links to other sites, not owned or managed by us. We cannot be held responsible for the privacy of data collected by websites not owned or managed by us.
Who do we share information with?
St Michael's does not rent or sell mailing details to any third party.
St Michael's may from time to time need to use the services of an Internet Service Provider. For financial or technical reasons these may be sited outside of the European Economic Area. Use of data by the Internet Service Provider on behalf of St Michael's is regulated and safeguarded by both international procedures and legal agreements to comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998
Access to information
You may request a copy of any personal information which St Michael's processes about you. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. St Michael's does not make a charge for supplying this information and will reply within 40 days of receipt of your request.
Any changes to this policy will be notified byon the web page. Details of any changes will be displayed for 1 month after the change occurs