Privacy Policy

Democracy@Work Melbourne

Who are we:

Our website address is https://democracyatworkmelbourne.org.

If you need any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at info@democracyatworkmelbourne.org.

At Democracy@Work Melbourne, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information that are received and collected by Democracy@Work Melbourne and how it is used.

Log Files:

Like many other Web sites, Democracy@Work Melbourne makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such details are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons:

If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to save your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies continue for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

DoubleClick DART Cookie:

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on Democracy@Work Melbourne.
Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to Democracy@Work Melbourne and other sites on the Internet.
Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL –http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html
Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to serve the advertisements and links that appear on Democracy@Work Melbourne and send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalise the advertising content that you see.

Democracy@Work Melbourne has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of specific practices. Democracy@Work Melbourne’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or websites.

You can opt out of all communication with Democracy@Work Melbourne by merely leaving this page.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

Comments:

When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media:

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the site can download and extract any location data from pictures on the website.

Contact forms:

Democracy@Work Melbourne uses MailChimp as our preferred provider to manage our subscriber lists and customer databases. We use double opt-in on all our contact forms to ensure we only capture information like email address and name from those visitors who want to receive our marketing and company information.

Analytics:

Democracy@Work Melbourne uses Google Analytics to collect data on our website visitors.

Who we share your data with:

Democracy@Work  Melbourne shares data through securely through SSL encryption technology with third-party providers like PayPal, Stripe and WooCommerce to enable our site visitors to purchase our products and services online.

Please contact us at info@democracyatworkmelbourne.org  if you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy.