Privacy Policy

 Privacy Statement

South Port Uniting Church Parish Mission (Parish Mission) acknowledges and respects the privacy of individuals. We support and endorse the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988 and will comply with these principles whenever personal information as defined by the Act is collected by us.


1.1 Information collected

When you look at this web site, our server or our Internet Service Provider makes a record of your visit and may log the following information for statistical purposes:

  • your server address (which includes your top level domain name – e.g .com, .gov, org );
  • the date and time of your visit to the site;
  • the pages you accessed and documents downloaded;
  • the previous site you have visited;
  • the type of browser you are using.


1.2 Access to information collected

The Parish Mission will not make an attempt to identify users or their browsing activities. However, in the unlikely event of an investigation, a law enforcement agency or other government agency may exercise its legal authority to inspect our Internet Service Provider’s logs.


1.3 Use of information collected

We will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message. Your e-mail address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and it will not be added to a mailing list or used for any other purpose without your consent.

This site does not provide facilities for the secure transmission of information across the Internet.

Users should be aware that there are inherent risks transmitting information across the Internet.


1.4 Cookies

This web site will use only session cookies and only during a search query of the web site.

Cookies can be either “persistent” or “session” based. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer, contain an expiration date, and may be used to track your browsing behaviour upon return to the issuing web site. Session cookies are short-lived, are used only during a browsing session, and expire when you quit your browser.

Upon closing your browser the session cookie set by this web site is destroyed and no personal information is maintained which might identify you should you visit our web site at a later date.


1.5 Contact this Office

Please contact this Office for further information at the following email address:




Please note:

The Parish Mission, attempts to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information contained in this web site.

Where the material on the site is an official position of the Parish Mission it is identified as such.


However as to the material not so identified

  • the Parish Mission gives no warranty and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or the completeness of the material, nor is the Uniting Church legally responsible for the results of how people chose to use this information;
  • any material that is not recent should be checked for currency before any assumptions are made about it;
  • no reliance should be made by any user on the material, but instead the user should check for confirmation with the originating or authorising staff member, department or other body; and
  • the Parish Mission reserves the right at any time to make changes as it deems appropriate.


Links to other web sites are included when the content of those sites are judged to be suitable or helpful. However the Parish Mission has no control over the nature of content of those web sites, which may change from time to time. If you find a link on our site to any other site where the content does not appear to be suitable, please immediately notify the office at
. Upon confirmation that the content is not appropriate, the link may be removed from the Parish Mission web page(s). In the case of disputed links and content, the Parish Mission Council reserves the right to remove links or pages as deemed appropriate.

The Parish Mission, its employees and agents are not responsible for any loss, damage or inconvenience, however arising, from the use of, or reliance on this information.

Accessibility of documents, programs, information, and any other material through this Web server does not imply suitability or endorsement for any purpose whatsoever by any parties.