DATA Protection and Privacy Notice
We take your privacy seriously. In the course of our parish work we may hold and use information about you
(“personal data”), when you interact with us as an individual parishioner. We are also committed to managing and protecting your personal data and have updated our Data Protection and Privacy Notice.
What is the General Date Protection Regulations (GDPR)?
The GDPR is an update to existing data protection law and comes into affect across the EU on 25th of May 2018. The GDPR will give you more control over your personal information and places greater accountability on organisations when collecting, using and keeping safe your personal data. Being transparent is how we manage your personal data is a key part of the GDPR
What personal data do we collect?
Personal data we collect includes the contact details (phone numbers, addresses, e-mails and means of relevant contact names and any other data deemed necessary for the purposes of doing business with us). Personal data will be retained as long as you remain a customer, thereafter for a period of generally no more than six years of where we have a legal obligation to do so.
We will use your data in order to provide you with services, for the purposes of training record of businesses transactions, and for contacting you with details, information and events.
You have lots of rights under GDPR including that right to receive a copy of your personal data that we hold and the right to object to us processing your data, in part or in its entirety.
From time to time we may send you parish information but if you wish to stop receiving these communications at any time please contact our office.