The Basilica Cathedral of St. John the Baptist Parish maintains this website to help you obtain information about its programs and services. The Parish committed to protecting the privacy of individuals and organisations who visit this website, in compliance with the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015 (ATIPPA, 2015) of the Statutes of Newfoundland and Labrador 2015 (House of Assembly of Newfoundland and Labrador), Chapter A-1.2.
- Internet Protocol (IP) address (e.g. 188.8.131.520)
- Browser type and version (e.g. Explorer, Safari, Chrome, and the version number)
- Page(s) visited
- Date and Time of page(s) visited
- recurring visits
Definition of Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
Personal Identifiable information means recorded information about an identifiable living individual, including the individual’s name, address or telephone number.
ATIPPA, 2015 outlines several examples of personal information.
The Parish is obligated to protect your personal information by making reasonable security arrangements against such risks as unauthorised access, collection, use, disclosure or disposal. Security measures are integrated into the design, implementation and daily operating practices as part of our ongoing commitment to protect your personal information. We use PCI-DSS compliance (level 4) to secure your transactions, to maintain security standards, and ensure that any transactions with us are safe. We do not record, or keep any records of, or have access to, any online bank or credit card numbers or usages made by you in the course of transactions or donations.
When you visit or browse a website, a small piece of data may be sent from the website and stored on your computer. You can adjust browser settings to deny cookies or to warn you when a web site is about to place a cookie on your hard drive.
Links to other websites
This website may include links to websites operated by other public and/or private sector organisations. The Parish is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of external websites.
The Parish uses a third-party tool called Google Analytics to help analyse the use of our websites. We use this data to help make our sites more useful for visitors. Third-party cookies may be used to anonymously collect information about your visits to www.thebasilica.ca. This information does not allow us or Google Analytics to identify individuals.
You can opt-out of analytics activity by setting your browser to notify you when a cookie is sent and to block analytics cookies if desired. Google also offers a free Google Analytics opt-out tool