Effective Date: 22 September 2023
1. Information We Collect
We may collect the following types of personal information:
A. Information You Provide
Contact Information: We may collect your name, email address, phone number, and mailing address when you register for events, subscribe to newsletters, or communicate with us.
Payment Information: If you make donations or payments, we may collect payment card details or other financial information. Please note that we use third-party payment processors and do not store your payment information on our servers.
B. Information We Automatically Collect
Usage Data: We may collect information about your interactions with our website and services, including your IP address, browser type, device type, operating system, and pages you visit.
2. How We Use Your Information
We use your personal information for the following purposes:
To provide and maintain our services, including events, newsletters, and other church-related activities.
To communicate with you, respond to your inquiries, and send you information about church activities, events, and updates.
To process donations and payments securely.
To analyze and improve our services, website, and user experience.
3. Sharing Your Information
We do not sell, rent, or trade your personal information to third parties. We may share your information with trusted third-party service providers and partners who help us operate our services, but they are contractually bound to protect your information.
We may also disclose your information when required by law, to protect our rights, or in response to legal requests or government authorities.
4. Data Security
We take reasonable steps to protect your personal information from unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no data transmission over the internet or storage system is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your data.
5. Your Choices
You can control certain aspects of your personal information:
You may opt-out of receiving promotional emails from us by following the instructions in those emails.
You can manage cookie preferences through your browser settings.
6. Children's Privacy
Our services are intended for children of all ages.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe we have collected information from a child under 13, please contact us, and we will take appropriate steps to delete that information.
8. Contact Us
Lugar Brae Uniting Church
2A Leichhardt St, Bronte, NSW 2024
02 9389 7099