Website Privacy Policy

A privacy policy is a statement that discloses some or all of the ways a website collects, uses, discloses, and manages the data of its visitors and customers. It fulfills a legal requirement to protect a visitor or client's privacy.

The applicable legislation is the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation.

 

The Good News Community Church is the Data Controller for the purposes of the law. It is committed to protecting personal data and determining what purposes the information is used for.

 

Types of personal data that we collect

We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way. In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, e-mail address, computer and connection information. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, communications).

How we collect personal data

When you send us an e mail / use the website contact form, we collect personal information that you give us including your name, address (should that be given) and email address. Your personal information will be used in accordance with our charitable aims.

Why we collect personal data

We collect personal data to help operate as a Church so that we can communicate with those who contact us including for pastoral services and advice, and for outreach, and event publicity.

How we store, use and share personal data

Our Charity is website is hosted by the Wix.com platform. Wix provides us with an online platform that allows us to promote our Charity and for you to contact us. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and general Wix.com applications. They store data on secure servers behind a firewall.

Data Protection law allows for the sharing of personal information with statutory bodies including law enforcement. Otherwise, your personal data will not be shared with other 3rd parties.

 

How we communicate with website visitors

We may contact you by e mail or your preferred method of communication as given by you when you contacted our website. This includes telephone, text and postal service. You can opt out of receiving messages by e mailing info@gncmacc.org or calling 07811 117696.

How we use cookies and tracking tools

Wix.com uses cookies for important reasons, such as:

  • To provide a great experience for website visitors and customers.

  • To identify registered members should a registered user’s system be implemented.

  • To monitor and analyse the performance, operation and effectiveness of Wix's platform.

  • To ensure the Wix platform is secure and safe to use. 

In general, the cookies placed on the website may be categorized as essential cookies.

  • XSRF-TOKEN is used for security reasons - session duration - essential 

  • hs is used for security reasons - session duration - essential 

  • svSession - is used in connection with user login - 2 years duration - essential

  • SSR-caching is used to indicate the system from which the site was rendered 1 minute duration - essential

  • _wixCIDX - is used for system monitoring/debugging - 3 months duration - essential

  • _wix_browser_sess - is used for system monitoring/debugging - session duration - essential

  • consent-policy - is used for cookie banner parameters - 12 months duration essential

  • smSessionis used to identify logged in site members - session duration - essential

  • TS* - is used for security and anti-fraud reasons - session duration - essential

  • bSession - is used for system effectiveness measurement - 30 minutes duration - essential

  • fedops.logger.sessionId - is used for stability/effectiveness measurement - 12 months duration - essential

  • wixLanguage - is used on multilingual websites to save user language preference - 12 months - Functional

 

Withdrawal of consent to collect personal data, deletion or change

You may wish to withdraw consent, have personal data deleted or changed. To do so, please contact us on info@gncmacc.org or call 07811 117696.

Privacy policy updates

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

 

November 2020