Who we are
Our website address is: https://85degr.com.
85degr.com respects your right to privacy and comply with our obligations under the federal legislation.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We retain two types of information:
This is data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your e.g. name, gender, location, email address, birth date, image or photo, and any information you enter into the ‘contact us’ area. Such information is only collected from you if you voluntarily submit it to us. The information can be amended.
Like most websites, we gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to our website. This Non-Personal Data comprises information that cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information regarding, for example, user IP addresses where they have been clipped or anonymised, browser types and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of our website.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Purposes for which we hold your information
We use the Non-Personal Data gathered from visitors to our website in an aggregate form to get a better understanding of where our visitors come from and to help us better design and organise our website.
This website uses “cookie” technology. A cookie is a little piece of text stored by the browser on your computer, at the request of our server.
You can also delete cookie files from your computer at your discretion. Note that if you decline our cookies or ask for notification each time a cookie is being sent, this may affect your ease of use of this website.
Personal Data We will process any Personal Data you provide to us for the following purposes:
(a) to provide you with membership of the site so that you can participate in fora, etc.;
(b) to contact you if required in connection with your membership or to respond to any communications you might send to us;
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
We may provide Non-Personal Data to third parties, where such information is combined with similar information of other users of our website. For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of unique users who visit our website, the demographic breakdown of our community users of our website, or the activities that visitors to our website engage in while on our website.
The third parties to whom we may provide this information may include other housing agencies or agencies interested in social housing, potential or actual advertisers, providers of advertising services (including website tracking services), partners, sponsors, licensees, researchers and other similar parties.
We will not disclose your Personal Data to third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure. We will disclose your Personal Data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order, or other statutory requirement.
Change of ownership
Your Personal Data is held on secure servers hosted by xsl.tel. The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet.
Updating, Verifying and Deleting Data
You may inform us of any changes in your Personal Data, and in accordance with our obligations under legislation, we will update or delete your Personal Data accordingly.
This information has been provided by 85degr.com, and by third parties for information purposes only.
While every care has been taken to ensure that the content is useful and accurate, 85degr.com and any contributing third party shall have no legal liability or responsibility for the content or the accuracy of the information so provided, or, for any loss or damage caused arising directly or indirectly in connection with reliance on the use of such information.