This Privacy Statement applies to your use of the web site of Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters
at www.scuttlebuttscuba.com.au and does not in any way infer
or imply any obligation or policy on information obtained by methods other
than the use of this web site.
Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters recognises that your privacy is important
to you and as such is committed to protecting your personal information.
The following Privacy Statement has been published to provide a clear and
concise outline of how and when personal information is collected, stored
and distributed by Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters through use by you of
www.scuttlebuttscuba.com.au. For more detailed Privacy information on Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters
information handling practices, please refer to
Collection of Click Stream and other information:
Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters reserves the right that when you look at
this web site our server may log the following information, which is
provided by your browser. This information, if logged, is done so for
statistical purposes only:
your server's IP address (a number which is unique to the machine through
which you are connected to the Internet) or your personal IP address;
the type of browser and operating system you are using; and
the address of the referring site (eg, the previous site that you visited).
the date and time of your visit; and
the address of the pages accessed and the documents downloaded.
We will not try to identify you or your browsing activities except, in the
event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a
warrant to inspect the service provider's logs or if your usage is causing
technical issues for our site which may need to be resolved. We may in
these circumstances identify your IP address to enable us to contact you.
A 'cookie' is a packet of information that allows the server (the computer
that houses this website) to identify and interact more effectively with
Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters reserves the right for our server to
generate a temporary cookie, which is used to keep track of the pages you
have accessed while using our server. The cookie exists only for the time
you are accessing Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters server. At the end of
your interaction with Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters the cookie
"crumbles", no longer existing on your computer and cannot be used for
further identification or access to your machine.
This website may also store cookies on your web browser in order to improve
service for you on your subsequent visits to this website.
To evaluate the effectiveness of any services or advertising on this
website and to track usage more generally, we may use third parties to
collect statistical data via cookies. Such Third Parties may or may not be
directly advertised to you at the time and we accept no responsibility for
any damages, loss and or actions that the use of such cookies or such Third
Parties may result in.
You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies,
or notify you when a cookie is sent. (Each browser is different, so check
the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie
specific cookies from this website or linked sites then you may not be able
to gain access to all of the content and facilities in this website. For
further information on cookies and this website please contact us.
Links to other Sites:
This site contains links to other sites. Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters is
not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.
Registration for Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters Services:
Some pages of this Internet site may provide the facility for you to
subscribe to receive information or to register for courses, purchase
products or other services. Information provided by you to enable you to
receive information or register for courses, including email addresses,
will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it, unless
you consent otherwise or we are required to disclose it by law.
Collection of Personal Information via this Web Site:
The main way we would collect personal information from you is if you used
our site to register for courses, buy product or to subscribe to another
Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters service. This personal information may
include your full name, phone and fax numbers, e-mail address and street
and postal address.
When or before we collect personal information on our web site, we will
take reasonable steps to inform you of:
the purposes for which the information is collected;
where applicable, any law that requires the particular information to be
the main consequences for you if all or part of the information is not
Access to and alteration of records containing Personal Information
We will take all reasonable steps to allow you to access your personal
information and we will correct the information if we are satisfied it is
Personal Information Quality:
When you provide personal information to us via the Internet, we rely on
the accuracy of that information. To assist with ensuring accuracy, please
contact us if any of the details you have provided change.
Personal Information Storage and Security:
Personal information is stored in transmission logs and archived for a
period of up to seven years, depending on the nature of the information
Where appropriate, our web site will provide a secure environment by using
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). This establishes a session and encrypts all
traffic between our web server and your browser.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Information:
We will only use your personal information (including your e-mail address)
for the purpose for which you have provided it, eg to register for a
Scuttlebutt Scuba Charters Dive, unless you consent otherwise. We
may also from time to time email you about an event or new feature that we
think might be of interest. If you do not wish to receive such emails, all
you have to do is hit the reply button and type "remove" in the subject
field of the email.
We will not disclose your personal information to third parties, unless you
consent or in other circumstances where such disclosure is required or
authorised by law.
We do not collect sensitive information such as your racial or ethnic
origin, political opinions or religious beliefs.