Privacy Policy

Effective date: 25 November 2021

This business (Your Path to the Past) and website ( are owned and operated by me -  Lyn Hancock (ABN 55723864785).

The privacy of clients and prospective clients of Your Path to the Past and users of this website is important to me.

I am a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) and adhere to their Code of Ethics and Professional Practices which specify:

  • Maintenance of confidentiality of client communications and research, except as permitted in writing by the client or required by court or professional disciplinary proceedings, and

  • Treatment of information concerning living people with appropriate discretion.


For more information about APG’s Code of Ethics and Professional Practices click here.

Personal information

Any personal information submitted (by clients or website users) or collected (by me or this website) will only be used for the purpose for which it is intended.  It is stored in a manner that reasonably protects it from misuse and loss and from unauthorized access, modification or disclosure.


This website has been constructed using the Wix website builder.  Wix websites use essential and third-party cookies.

Cookies are small text files, located in browser directories on your computer or mobile device. They are used by web developers to help users navigate their websites efficiently and perform certain functions.  You may control the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser.

To learn more about cookies, click here.

Website monitoring

This website is monitored by Google Analytics to give insights into how users find and use the website. To protect user privacy, Google policies mandate that no data be passed to Google which Google could use or recognize as personally identifiable information.

 To learn more about Google Analytics data privacy and security, click here.

Policy Revision

This Privacy Policy may be revised from time to time.  Revisions will be posted on this page.

Questions and additional Information

Please direct enquiries to:

Lyn Hancock