Privacy Policy

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This privacy policy sets out how Patchworkers and Quilters Guild of Victoria Inc.uses and protects any information that you provide when using this website (the "Site").

Patchworkers and Quilters Guild is committed to ensuring your privacy protection. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this Site, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

If you receive information from Patchworkers and Quilters Guild, it is because you have asked to hear from us, agreed to join our Guild, or a friend or colleague has requested information on your behalf. If you wish, at any time, you can be removed from our databases.

1. Personally Identifiable Information

Visitors to this Site may supply personally identifiable information (such as name, address, email address or telephone numbers) for the purpose of requesting further information or as a member signing up for our services. Patchworkers and Quilters Guild does not collect personal information from you unless you provide it to us. This means that you can visit this website without informing us who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information.

There are many aspects of the site which can be viewed without providing personal information. How this information is used:- When you supply personally identifiable information about yourself for a specific purpose, the information gathered is only used for that purpose. Patchworkers and Quilters Guild will not divulge this information to any third party without your prior consent.

2. Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. Patchworkers and Quilters Guild have put in place procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Personally identifiable information is stored in areas that are not publicly accessible.

3. Anonymous information collected on this site

Anonymous information is collected from every visitor to this site. This includes, pages viewed, date and time, and browser type. IP numbers are used to determine domain type and in some cases, geographic region. No association is made between this information and a visitor’s identity.

How this information is used:

The information is used by Patchworkers and Quilters Guild to personalize content to you based on user preference, usage preference and demographics. It also enables Patchworkers and Quilters Guild to develop and improve overall content and services available throughout the Site. There is no association to the user’s identity.

4. Website Cookies

A cookie is a tiny element of data that a web site can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your hard drive, so you can be recognized when you return. You may set your browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when you receive a cookie. If you do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

This Site uses “cookies” to enhance User experience. They are used to count the number of visitors to each page and to track the path each visitor takes to navigate this website. No personal information about you is collected during this process. Cookies are used to store a session ID that assists us to deliver information to you as part of the service. They are not used for any other purpose on this site, nor to track your internet activity once you leave our Site.

5. Third Party Links

Our Site may contain links to other websites of interest. While we try to link only to sites that share our standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the privacy practices of third parties or the content of other web sites to which you may provide your personal information. Please take care at all times to check whose site you are visiting. Nevertheless, we seek to protect the integrity of this website and welcome any feedback about these third party sites.

6. Legal Disclaimer

Patchworkers and Quilters Guild may disclose personal information if required by law or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary in order to conform to the actions of the law or comply with legal process served on Patchworkers and Quilters Guild.

7. How to contact Patchworkers and Quilters Guild

If you have any queries regarding this Privacy Policy or wish to have any personal information edited or deleted from our records please contact us via this Site’s Contact page.

8. Your Consent

By using this site, you consent to this Site’s privacy policy.

9. Changes to this policy

From time to time, Patchworkers and Quilters Guild may review its Privacy Policy. Any amendments will be updated on this website. If you have objections to the Privacy Policy, you should not access or use the Site.

This statement was last updated in October 2014.

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