Your privacy is CRITICALLY important to us.
Like most website operators, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s visitors use its Website. From time to time, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s website choose to interact with NG Gemeente Heuwelsig in ways that require NG Gemeente Heuwelsig to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that NG Gemeente Heuwelsig gathers depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for an account at http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za to provide a username and email address.
We may collect first name, maiden name, last name, nickname, phone numbers, email addresses, business email, social media, and other similar data. We may also collect data from surveys, and other similar data as well as passwords, password hints, and similar security information used for authentication and account access.
For users that register on our Website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, except they cannot change their username. Website administrators at http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za can also see and edit the above-mentioned information. The data is stored on NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s server for a minimum of one (1) year from the date and time the account is deleted, for legal purposes, unless the period of one (1) year is extended by law. When the one (1) year period comes to an end and we have no legitimate reason to keep your information, it will be deleted or anonymized, or, if this is not possible, i.e. your data is stored in a backup archive, it will be stored securely and be isolated from further processing till the time that deletion is possible. The account can be deleted (1) by the user; (2) by NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s administrators per request from the user; (3) due to violation of terms and conditions.
Automatic Collection of Potentially Personally-Identifying Information
Some information is automatically collected by our Website. Information collected automatically does not always reveal your specific identity, but may in some instances be able to reveal your specific identity. This information may include IP address, browser name and characteristics, device name and characteristics, operating system, referring URLs, country, location, language preferences etc. This information will only be shared with third parties who specialize in analytics. See the list of who we share your information to in the section headed “Who We as NG Gemeente Heuwelsig Share Your Information with”. The automatic information is collected primarily to maintain operation and security of our Website and for our internal analytics purposes as well as for reporting said analytics.
Is Personal Information from Minors Collected by Us?
NG Gemeente Heuwelsig does not knowingly obtain personal information or market services and/or products to children under the age of eighteen (18) years. By using http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za, you acknowledge that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age or a guardian or parent of such minor and give consent to that minor’s dependent or independent use of http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za. Should it come to NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s attention that we are in possession of personal information of users that are less than eighteen (18) years of age, the account will be deactivated immediately and reasonable steps will be taken to remove such data from NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s servers as soon as possible. Only data required by law will be kept until the relevant authorities clear us to delete the data permanently.
How Personal Information is Used
The personal information we collect through our Services may be used for an array of business objectives as described below. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig process your personal information for these objectives in reliance with our legitimate business interests, for the purpose to perform or enter into a contract with you, with your consent, and/or for compliance with our legal obligations. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s objectives are listed below and the specific processing grounds are explained next to each objective.
NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may use the information collected or received:
- To ease account creation and login process. If you choose to link a third-party account (such as your Facebook or Google account) with us, we use the information that you allowed us to gather from those third parties, to ease account creation and login processes for the performance of the contract. Refer to the section headed “Usage of Social Media Logins” for a more thorough explanation.
- To send administrative information through to you. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may use the personal information you provided to send you new Feature, Service and Product information and/or information about adjustments to our Policies, Terms and Conditions or other documentation relevant to this Website.
- To possibly post testimonials. We may post testimonials on our Services and it may contain some personal information. Before posting a testimonial, an NG Gemeente Heuwelsig administrator or staff member will obtain consent from you in order to use personal information i.e. your name and testimonial. If you wish to have your testimonial updated or deleted, please feel free to contact us at email@example.com and include your testimonial location, name, and contact information.
- To attempt to deliver targeted advertising to you. At NG Gemeente Heuwelsig, we may possibly use some of your information to display and develop advertising and content, and we may work with some third parties who also do so, tailor-made to your location and/or interests and to determine its effectiveness.
- To perhaps request Feedback. We may possibly use some of your information to ask for feedback and contact you about your opinion and use of our Services.
- To protect our Services. Some parts of your information may be used by NG Gemeente Heuwelsig as part of efforts to keep the Services on our Website secure and safe i.e. for fraud prevention and monitoring.
- To enforce our Policies and Terms & Conditions for Legal Reasons, Business Purposes and, Contractual.
- To prevent harm and respond to legal requests. If NG Gemeente Heuwelsig receives a legal request such as a subpoena or any other related legal requests, there may be a need for us to inspect the data we hold on http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za’s servers to determine how to respond.
- To manage our user accounts. We may use some of your information to keep our account in working order as well as to manage our account.
- To extend support to and respond to inquiries from users. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may use information of you to respond to your questions and try to solve possible issues you may have with the use of our Website.
- For other Business related Purposes. At NG Gemeente Heuwelsig, we may use your information for other types of Business Purposes, such as identifying usage trends, data analysis, determining the efficiency of our marketing campaigns and to assess and better our Website, Services, marketing and products to enhance your experience. We may probably store and use this information in anonymized and aggregated form to not have it associated with individual end-users and so it does not consist of personal information. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig will not use identifiable personal information without consent from you.
Who We as NG Gemeente Heuwelsig Share Your Information with
Your data will only be shared with the following third parties. The parties have been categorized for you to easily understand the purpose of NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s data processing and collection methods. If data was processed by us with your consent and you would like to revoke your consent, please feel free contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Direct Marketing, Advertising, and Lead Generation
- None currently
- Affiliate Marketing Programs
- None currently
- Allow Users to Connect to their Third-Party Accounts
- Communicate and Chat with Users
- Social Media Sharing
- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn
- Social Media Advertising
- None currently
- SPAM Filtering
- Google reCAPTCHA
- User Account Registration and Authentication
- Web and Mobile Analytics
- xneelo.co.za and Google Analytics
- Website Hosting
- Website Performance Monitoring
- xneelo.co.za and Google Analytics
Note that your information may be shared with other users if such information is posted in the public area of http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za. Information shared in public areas of our Website can be viewed by any visitors and can be distributed publicly. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig takes no responsibility for any personal information posted by users in public areas of our Website.
Your information may be processed if we feel it is reasonably necessary to reach NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s legitimate business interests. In the event that we entered into a legitimate contract with you, information may be used to fulfil terms in the contract.
NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may share or transfer personal information with regards to, or during negotiations of, any sale, sale of company assets, financing, merger, acquisition of a portion or all of our business to some other company.
Some information may be shared with business partners if we find it reasonably necessary.
Information by third-party advertisers may be stored in cookies from our Website. See the section headed “Cookies” for more information.
Some information will be shared with legal authorities should it be required by law.
International Transferring of Your Information
http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za’s servers are located in South Africa. Should you access it from outside, take note that some or all of your information may be transferred, processed and stored by NG Gemeente Heuwelsig and will be transferred to the above-mentioned third parties who may be located in other countries outside of South Africa.
Google Analytics uses your information to analyse how you use our Website and to compose reports on our site activity, as well as to supply other services in connection with our Website.
Google may transfer this information to its third parties where it is required by law or where third parties process this information on Google’s behalf.
Google Analytics uses web beacons which are electronic images, also known as single pixel gifs, and are used together with cookies to compose aggregated stats to analyse how NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s Website is used.
NG Gemeente Heuwelsig enabled the IP anonymisation extension using Google Analytics. This means that Google abbreviates and anonymises your IP address prior to transferring it. This is done especially for visitors from EU/EEA member states.
To read more on personal information transferred from EU/EEA member states to their Unites States servers and Google’s EU-US Privacy Shield, click on this link.
If you deactivated Google Analytics as described in the previous paragraph, GTM takes the deactivation into account.
This Website uses Google reCAPTCHA. It is used to block or reduce SPAM on http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za to keep the Website free from bots and other machines trying to access it. Also, it is done to protect submissions to forms (used for registering, commenting etc.) on this Website, made by you.
We want to do all in our power make sure our Website is free of spammers, machines and bots. We want to make sure that features, including but not limited to registering and commenting, on this Website is not (ab)used by these machines and spambots. It is used to check whether requests are done by a person and if so, grant the request.
The reason for using personal data is to render the service useful, meet its legal requirements and obligations, react to legal requests from the service provider (Google Inc.), protect its interests and rights and its third parties or user’s interests and rights and to identify fraudulent or malicious activity.
Should information not stated above need to be transferred to other third parties not mentioned above, you will be contacted and choose to share or not to share that information.
For persons living in member states of the EU or other states in the European Economic Area, IP addresses are previously truncated and anonymized by Google. It could so happen in unique cases that the full IP address will be sent to a Google Ireland Limited server in Ireland or to Google LLC in the United States and be truncated in the aforementioned countries.
Google will use information gathered from reCAPTCHA to, on behalf of http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za, assess the use of this service by you.
If you should choose to not provide the data needed by Google, the reCAPTCHA will be unable to function properly and deliver its services to you.
The location from where this service is accessed will determine whether Google LLC or Google Ireland Limited will provide this service for you.
You hereby give NG Gemeente Heuwelsig permission to access and/or cache your location. You can revoke your consent to accessing and/or caching your location on http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za at any time, by sending an email to email@example.com. All relevant data, except those required to be kept by law for one (1) year, will be deleted from our servers.
Usage of Social Media Logins
Our Website allows you the option to register and log in to your account with us, using your third-party social media account details, for example, Instagram, Twitter or Facebook logins. Should you choose this option, we will gain some profile information about you from the relevant social media provider. That information may differ, depending on the social media provider, but may include your name, surname, e-mail address, profile picture, friend list and other relevant information you and the social media provider choose to share with us.
Social Media login may be used should you not be signed in and click on a social share button for social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc. Cookies may be set to remember you on http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za the next time you use our Website. See the heading “Cookies” for more information.
What Rights YOU Have Over Your Data
If you have an account on our Website or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you from http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za‘s server. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
If you reside in the European Economic Area and feel or believe that we are unlawfully treating and processing your personal information, you have the right to lodge a complaint at your local data protection supervisory authority. Follow this link to their contact details.
If you upload images to NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s Website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data, EXIF GPS included. Most smartphones, phablets, tablets, portable computers and some digital cameras have automatic GeoTagging enabled and can mark the location, and in a lot of cases, the exact location where a picture was taken. Consult your device’s operating system manual to find out if GeoTagging can be disabled. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the Website.
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, should we decide to activate automatic comment posting, and not by approving each comment manually.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information on http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Some advertisements may not be affiliated with our Website and may link to other websites, mobile applications or online services. Read the section headed “Links to External Sites” for more information.
NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may be affiliated with some of the partners that advertise using static images and may receive commission on sales made by the partners.
Static advertising partner’s names and other details, if necessary, will be listed with all other advertising partners under the heading “Our Advertising Partners”.
Our Advertising Partners
- None currently
Links to External Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites, products or services. We strongly recommend that you read their privacy policies, terms and conditions and disclaimers.
Nearly every web browser is configured to accept cookies by default. You can disable and delete these cookies in your browser settings. Head over to Google and type your browser’s name and ‘disable and delete cookies’, i.e. ‘chrome disable and delete cookies’.
To opt-out of interest-based advertising by advertisers on our Services visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your device.
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.
If you visit our login page, 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.
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Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
NG Gemeente Heuwelsig discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s behalf or to provide services available at NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using NG Gemeente Heuwelsig’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental requests, or when NG Gemeente Heuwelsig believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of NG Gemeente Heuwelsig, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of http://ngkerkheuwelsig.co.za and have supplied your email address, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with NG Gemeente Heuwelsig and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request, for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms, we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
At NG Gemeente Heuwelsig, we implemented the suitable organizational and technical security protocol that is designed to guard any personal information processed by us. Notwithstanding, keep in mind that the internet itself is not 100% secure. We at NG Gemeente Heuwelsig cannot guarantee the safety of the internet itself. Transmission of personal information from and to our server is at own risk. We recommend that you only access our Website and Services from within a safe and secure environment.
Your Account with Us
To change or review any information in your account with us, or if you would like to terminate your account, you can:
- Log into your account, navigate to the account settings and update any information yourself;
- Username cannot be changed;
- Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org to have information changed or the account terminated.
When the request to have your account terminated is received, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig will deactivate or delete your account as well as other information linked to you, except for information that has to be kept as instructed by law. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig will retain the aforementioned information on its server for a minimum of one (1) year. The reason for preserving information as instructed by law, is to prevent fraud, assist with investigations if necessary, enforce the Terms & Conditions, troubleshoot problems and or to, as mentioned previously, comply with specific legal requirements.
NG Gemeente Heuwelsig may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its Website. We may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
Breach of Data
A privacy breach happens when there is unapproved access to or collection, disclosure, disposal or use of personal information. NG Gemeente Heuwelsig will inform all users, if contact information exists on the user, and if we believe that they are at risk of any severe harm.
Should a security breach occur, which can or has resulted in unapproved access to or collection, disclosure, disposal or use of personal information, and NG Gemeente Heuwelsig becomes aware of it, NG Gemeente Heuwelsig will promptly investigate and be in contact with the relevant supervisory authority, no later than 72 (seventy-two) hours after becoming aware of the breach, unless the personal data breach will likely not pose any danger or risks to the privacy rights of the affected users.
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Last Updated: 14 April 2020