Cookie Policy

Last updated 05 July 2023

This Cookie Policy incorporates all the definitions and provisions of the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Some definitions and terms are repeated for convenience only, not to selectively exclude or include parts of the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

A cookie is a small text file which is downloaded onto your device when you access a website. It allows the website to recognise your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions. Some cookies are essential for the website to function as expected whereas others are optional (“Cookies”).

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve it. By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Type of Cookies we use and Why we use Cookies

When you access Our website (www.ochre.org.au) and Our Services over the internet, we will place Cookies in your browser. We deploy various types of Cookies.

Security cookies are essential for the operation of our website. For example, to ensure the security of our website we use CloudFlare services which require a cookie to be stored on your device.

When you use Our Services, we can identify or authenticate you, which allows us to present information and applications in the way you would like and the way you last left them.

Our persistent cookies help us to recognise who you are, so that when you return to or interact with our services you do not need to sign in again. Provided you have signed in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by us when you return to any of our websites and our Services.

Third-Party Cookies

We are constantly seeking ways to improve Our Services, and as such use cookies from third-party applications and services including but not limited to: Google Analytics; Stripe. You should refer to their cookie and privacy policies to understand how your information may be collected and/or used.

Please be aware that the list of third party Cookies will change regularly, as will the functions, locations and information of the Cookies.

Many of the third-party providers have mechanisms to opt-out of the deployment of some of their cookies deployed to your device when accessing Our Services. Please consult the websites of the third-party providers or contact them directly.

Our Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help the Website analyse how users use the Website. The cookie identifies your browser, not you personally. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google Inc. on servers in the United States. Google Inc. uses this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on Website activity for Ochre and providing other services relating to Website activity and internet usage. Google Inc. may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google Inc’s behalf. Google Inc. will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google Inc. When using our Website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google Inc. in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Managing Cookies

Most browsers, within their settings preferences, provide you with the ability to manage when and if Cookies are deployed to your device.

However if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Website.

Helpful information about cookies can be found at websites such as: aboutcookies.org, allaboutcookies.org and wikipedia.org.

Please do not hesitate to contact Us if you have any other questions or requests in relation to the Cookie Policy, Terms of Use or Privacy Policy. We will respond as soon as we can.

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