How we use your information
This website is owned and operated by Scottish Refugee Council. Scottish Refugee Council ("We") are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting www.scotlandwelcomesrefugees.scot you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is Scottish Refugee Council, a company incorporated in Scotland with registered number SC145067 and having its registered office address at 12 Hope Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4DB.
Information we may collect from you
We may collect and process the following data about you:
With regard to each of your visits to our site we may automatically collect the following information:
This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
Cookies cannot be used to identify you personally. These pieces of information are used to improve services for you through, for example:
Uses made of the information
We use information held about you in the following ways:
Information you give to us. We will use this information:
Information we collect about you. We will use this information:
Disclosure of your information
We may share your information with selected third parties including:
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
Where we store your personal data
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partners If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Access to information
The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.