Who we are
The Catholic Parish of Christchurch North website provides information, news and bulletin downloads to parish members and the public.
Our website address is: https://christchurchnorth.org.nz .
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When you leave comments on our website blog posts, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
We collect data shown that you knowingly choose to disclose, in our Contact Form:
Name / email address / phone number / message
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving 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 last 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.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. Facebook post feeds, videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses.
We use Google Analytics, which allow us to collect information on our visitor demographics. The data is to help us ensure our content is relevant to our visitor’s needs. Visitors can of course opt-out at any time. To do this follow the official steps provided by Google. No personal information is stored on cookies.
What we do with the information we gather
- to understand your requirements and provide you the services you requested
- to answer any queries you raised
- we may periodically send emails about events or other information which we think you may find interesting, using the email address which you have provided.
Who we share your data with
Your personally identifiable information is kept secure. Only authorised employees, agents and contractors (who have agreed to keep information secure and confidential) have access to this information.
We do not share or sell your information to third party companies.
You have the right to ask for a copy of any personal information we hold about you, and to ask for it to be corrected if you think it is wrong.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
What rights you have over your data
You can request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
The Catholic Parish of Christchurch North may change this policy by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.