1.0 Personal information this website collects and why we collect it
This website collects and uses personal information for the following reasons:
1.1 Site visitation tracking
This site uses analytics to track user interaction. We use this data to determine the number of people using our site, to better understand how they find and use our web pages and to see their journey through the website.
Although our analytics system records data such as your geographical location, device, internet browser and operating system, none of this information personally identifies you to us.
1.2 User accounts
If you sign up for an account, your details will be stored in our database. The details are stored so that you can access the website. We don't store data un-necessarily, we only store information required for proper operation of your account.
1.3 Contact forms and email links
Should you choose to contact us using the contact form on our Contact us page or an email link, the data that you supply will be securely emailed to us.
1.4 Email newsletter
If you choose to join our email newsletter, the email address that you submit to us will be forwarded to MailChimp who provide us with email marketing services. We consider MailChimp to be a third party data processor.
Your email address will remain within MailChimp’s database for as long as we continue to use MailChimp’s services for email marketing or until you specifically request removal from the list. You can do this by unsubscribing using the unsubscribe links contained in any email newsletters that we send you or by requesting removal via email. When requesting removal via email, please send your email to us using the email account that is subscribed to the mailing list.
If you are under 16 years of age you MUST obtain parental consent before joining our email newsletter.
While your email address remains within the MailChimp database, you may receive periodic newsletter-style emails from us.
2.0 How we store your personal data
We store your personal data on a secure server located in a secure data center. By default we use an encrypted (SSL) connection to keep your data safe when browsing our site.
3.0 Data breaches
We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third party data processors to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach if it is apparent that personal data stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.