General principles:

  1. Unless specifically logging in as a site administrator, Users of this web site are completely anonymous to us. We store no information that could identify any individual user accessing the web site.
  2. Basic Usage information (such as time of access, source IP address, page(s) served, any error conditions experienced) is stored in temporary log files which are rotated regularly and used solely for the ongoing maintenance and ensuring security of the web site.
  3. Administrators of this web site do provide a username and password to gain access to update lodge related content. Such usernames and passwords are used exclusively for access to the hosting service by a nominated individual in the lodge, and are never released to any third party.
  4. Administrators do receive basic information on their administrative dashboards such as the number of people accessing their site and, where permitted, some basic summary demographics. At no time is this data attributable to any individual who uses the web site, nor is this shared with any third party.

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