Introduction

This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting our website you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

What Personal Information does Scripture Union Scotland collect about you?

The types of information we gather include:

Information you give us:
We receive and store any information you enter on our web site or give us in any other way. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, improving our provision of resources and communicating with you.

Automatic collection of information: We may receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us such as when you fill out online forms. We also collect information on the type of browser and computer you use for statistical purposes, but this information is never linked to your personal details.

Information from other sources: We sometimes receive updated delivery and address information from our delivery agents or other sources so that we can correct our records and deliver your next communication more easily.

What are cookies?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognise your browser and keep records of your previous visits.

Do we share your personal information?

Scripture Union Scotland does not share your personal information with any third party companies except such companies as are employed by SU Scotland for the purpose of administrating mailings on behalf of SU Scotland.

Disclosure of your information:

We may disclose information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is:
  • reasonably necessary to comply with the law
  • to enforce or apply our Terms and Conditions
  • to protect our rights and those of our users
Links:
Where there are links on our site to other sites the content of those linked sites is not covered by this privacy policy. These other sites will have separate privacy and data collection practices. We do not have responsibility or liability for these independent policies. Links to other sites are provided by us for information only and in good faith. We are not responsible or liable for any content advertisement, product or other materials on or available from such sites.

Can I access any personal information you hold on me?

Access to information that may be held is subject to the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998. Please get in contact with the Data Protection Officer to enquire about the procedure for accessing personal information held on file about yourself.

What options do I have?

As discussed above, you can always opt not to provide information, however some personal contact details are needed in order to send you communications from SU Scotland.

You can always add, remove or update certain information such as your name, address and other contact details.

If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us, please contact communications@suscotland.org.uk.

Terms and Conditions, notices and revisions

Your use of the Scripture Union Scotland website and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, and application of Scottish law. If you have any concern about privacy at Scripture Union please send a thorough description to communications@suscotland.org.uk and we will try to resolve it.
Our service to you evolves over time. This Policy and the Terms of Use will change also, and use of information that we gather now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time of use. We may email periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our web site frequently to see recent changes.