Oldmeldrum Golf Club now has internet Wi-Fi available for members and visitors. If you wish to
use this facility, you should access with a password to access the network, which will be
available in the Club Lounge. Users should adhere to the club’s Acceptable Use Policy. The
policy is detailed below.
This policy outlines the standards which Oldmeldrum Golf Club requires all users of its
electronic communications systems and equipment to follow.
What is covered by the Policy?
The use of the Wi-Fi network supplied by Oldmeldrum Golf Club.
Who is covered by the policy?
This policy covers all individuals who wish to use the Wi-Fi network supplied by Oldmeldrum
Users are reminded that their use of the Internet will be directly traceable to our Internet
We therefore ask you not to visit sites which are:
1) defamatory, threatening or intimidatory or which could be classed as harassment
2) contain obscene, profane or abusive language
3) contain pornographic material whether in writing, pictures, films or video clips
4) contain offensive material regarding sex, race, religion or any disability or sexual orientation
5) infringe third party rights or otherwise unlawful or inappropriate
Fair Use Policy
We would also ask that you respect our fair use policy designed to ensure your services stays
fast and reliable at all times of the day by not engaging in excessive downloads or file sharing
activities. In addition use of the Wi-Fi access should not be obtrusive or of a nature that
disturbs other members in the clubhouse.
Systems and Data Security
Oldmeldrum Golf Club will provide Internet access via the wireless network and will undertake
all reasonable steps to ensure it is secure from unauthorised users. However, no guarantee
can be made to this effect. YOU are responsible for your own anti-virus and anti-malware
When using the network, you must use the credentials provided. Passwords should be kept
confidential and not made available to anyone unless they are authorised to have them, in this
case officials of Oldmeldrum Golf Club. Passwords will be changed periodically for security
reasons. You should not attempt to gain access to restricted areas of the network or to any
password protected information without being duly authorised to do so.
Monitoring and Compliance
Oldmeldrum Golf Club reserves the right to protect its network and systems by recording user
ACTIVITY but not CONTENT. That is to say no CONTENT will be captured but that a list of
surfing activity maybe recorded;
1) to ensure that the use of the system is legitimate and in accordance with this policy
2) to comply with any legal obligation
If the use constitutes a criminal offence the information will be handed to the police.