Last updated: November 10, 2015

The Royal Institute of Colombo (hereafter referred to as ‘RIC’, ‘the organisation’, ‘us’, ‘we’, or ‘our’) operates the www.ric.lk website (hereafter referred to as ‘the site’ or ‘service’). This page aims to inform you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our site.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. We use your Personal Information for providing and improving the services that our organisation provides via this site. By using our site’s services, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms mentioned herein carry the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions.

All logos and content on this website are wholly owned and controlled by The Royal Institute of Colombo, and no parts of these logos and content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted or distributed without obtaining copyright from RIC prior to doing so. Obtaining copyright is at the sole discretion of RIC and we have the right to decline copyright to whomsoever is of concern, with our without reason.

Information Collection and Use

While using our site, we may request you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information (hereafter referred to as ‘Personal Information’) that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name, e-mail address and phone number.

Log Data

We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our site (Log Data). This Log Data may include information such as:

  1. Your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address,
  2. Browser type and its version,
  3. Page(s) of our website that you would have visited, including the date, time and the amount of time spent during your visit to each page(s),
  4. Any other related statistics.

Cookies

Cookies are files which contain small amounts of data, including an anonymous unique identifier. These files are sent to your browser from any website that you visit and then stored on your computer’s Hard Drive.

Our website also uses Cookies to collect information for the purpose of suggesting any Products or Services which may be of interest to you. If you wish to disable Cookies, you can instruct your browser to do so. Disabling any Cookies will not affect any portions of our website and you will be able to use and access all parts of our site like before.

Service Providers

We may employ third party entities to facilitate the services stated on our site, to provide services on our behalf or to assist us in analysing how our services are used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform the above-mentioned tasks on our behalf and are obligated to not disclose or use it for any other purpose(s).

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, however we would like to claim that no method of transmission over the Internet or via electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links To Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s website. We strongly advise you to review the Legal Statements of every site you visit prior to affiliating yourself with any of the Products/Services displayed on these websites, in order to prevent any disputes.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, Legal Statements or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 (Minors). We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from minors under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our servers immediately.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

Address:
Royal Institute of Colombo,
No 189,
Havelock Road,
Colombo 05,
Sri Lanka.

Telephone:
+94 (11) 255 6329

E-mail:
info@ric.lk