CiviCr - The Civic Reporter Privacy Policy

How we feel about your privacy

We have developed this policy as part of our commitment to protecting your privacy, while providing a valuable and personalised service. We take your privacy very seriously and want you to feel confident that your personal information is kept secure at all times. By visiting, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Here are the types of information we gather.

  • Information You Give Us: We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us in any other way. only exists today because users submit their information and ideas. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, customizing future browsing for you, improving our site, and communicating with you.

  • Automatic Information: We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Web sites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses such as browser type and user name. It is because we can recognize you that we are able to provide you with a personalized experience at such as your subscriptions list.

Accessing and altering information we hold on you

You can view and alter your account details, using your CiviCr control panel.

What about Cookies?

This website uses cookies to identify logged in members as they move around or return to the site. Cookies are also used to enhance the website service, for example to remember user options and display new posts since your last visit.

  • Cookies are small data files stored on your computer temporarily for that session or longer. Cookies provide a way for to identify users and keep track of their preferences. They enable us to recognize your browser and to provide features such as article switching, user posting, and browsing preferences.
  • You can however prevent your browser from accepting new cookies. The 'help' portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of some of's best and most popular features, and we recommend that you leave them turned on.
  • For more detailed information about cookies please see

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to help analyze how users use the site. The tool uses "cookies," which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors' us of the webiste and to compile statistical reports on website activity for You can Google's privacy policy here.

Information Sharing

We do not rent or sell your personally identifying information to other companies or individuals, unless we have your consent. We reserve the right to share user information in any of the following limited circumstances:

  • We have your consent.

  • We conclude that we are required by law or have a good faith belief that access, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property or safety of CiviCr, its users or the public


We do not accept any responsibilty for external websites advertised on CiviCr.

Changes to this Privacy Policy may amend this policy from time to time. If we make any major changes in the way your personally identifiable data may be used, we will notify you by way of email and by posting the new text on our website.

If you have any questions relating to this privacy policy, how we use the personal information or if you would like to view all the information we hold about you, please contact us Here with your full account details. Please note: we may make an administration charge for this service.