Data Protection & Privacy Policy

Data Protection & Privacy Policy

Pendle Leisure Trust


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Data Protection and Privacy Statement

We are fully committed to full compliance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998. We have a Data Protection Policy to ensure that the Trust, and people working on its behalf (including employees, temporary staff, contractors, volunteers, consultants, partners and their staff, and Members of the Council) are aware of their obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998 and comply fully with that Act.

Statement of Policy

We need to collect and use information about people with whom we work in order to operate and carry out our functions. These may include members of the public; current, past and prospective employees; clients; customers and suppliers. In addition, we may be required by law to collect and use information in order to comply with the requirements of central government. We must handle this information properly, however it is collected, recorded and used, whether it is on paper, in computer records or recorded by other means.

Treating information lawfully and appropriately is very important to our successful operations, and essential to maintaining confidence between us and those with whom we carry out business. We fully endorse and adhere to the Principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Handling personal/sensitive data

We will:

Rights under the Data Protection Act 1998 include:

The Principles of Data Protection

The Data Protection Act says that anyone processing personal data must comply with 8 principles of good practice. These principles are legally enforceable.

In summary, they require that personal data:

We use information held about you in the following ways:

If you are a new customer, and where we permit selected third parties to use your data, we (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.