Privacy Policy

The Catholic Diocese of Christchurch (‘CDOC’) is committed to protecting your privacy as explained in this privacy statement. Your continued use of this website provides your consent to us collecting, storing, using, and disclosing your personal information in the manner set out below.

This statement applies to all the personal information that CDOC collects from you, or that you provide on this website (whether permanent or temporary). This statement will not apply to independent websites which are linked to our site, and over which we have no control.

When you visit this website, we may collect non-personal information from you. Non-personal information may include the search terms you used, the pages you accessed on our site and the links you clicked on, the date and time you visited the website, the referring site (if any) through which you clicked through to our site, your operating system, the type of web browser you use, and other matters such as screen resolution and the language setting of your browser.

CDOC may use cookies to enhance your experience when using our website.

A cookie is a small portion of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, sent from a website and stored in your web browser while browsing a website. Cookies are stored on the hard drive of your computer. When the user browses the same website in the future the cookie data can be retrieved by the website to notify them of the user’s previous activity. However, to protect your privacy, your browser permits a website to access only those cookies it sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other websites. Some cookies are essential for websites to operate.

Your web browser can be set to notify you when cookies are used or to refuse cookies. You can access these settings in your web browser. If you do choose to adjust your browser to not accept cookies you may experience some loss in functionality on our website. For more information on how to adjust your browser settings for cookies see

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