Privacy Policy Statement

North Bank Forum (Forum) is committed to ensuring the best standards of practice in all its activities. Visitors to the Forum website can be assured that the protection of privacy and confidentiality are given the highest priority. All personal information is collected, held and used in strict compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the GDPR 2018

Information Collected

We do not collect any personal information from visitors to its website other than information that is knowingly and voluntarily given for membership and training booking purposes. Anonymous information is collected, such as the number of visitors to the website in a given period, but it is purely statistical and cannot be used to identify an individual user. Cookies are not used to collect any other information from visitors to the website.

Representatives of voluntary and community organisations wishing to submit news and events to be displayed on our site can provide contact details. Any personal details will only be used for the purposes of advertising your event on the site and will not be stored or filed elsewhere by us, and will be deleted from our site once the event has passed.

Data Security

Forum takes appropriate measures to safeguard the information it holds from unauthorised access or improper use. We have a strict internal security policy which members of staff must comply with as a condition of employment and no external access to the system is permitted. We continually review and up-dates our security procedures as new technologies become available and new activities are introduced.

Any third parties to whom information is transferred with your permission are made aware of these security practices and are also required to take reasonable precautions to protect the transferred information.

Integrity of Data

We take all reasonable measures to ensure that the information we hold is accurate. Individuals may request details of all personal information held by us so as to contest inaccurate or incomplete data, verify the information and have it corrected it as appropriate.

Enforcement

Any queries relating to our collection or use of personal information should be addressed to Ali Middle, Business Support Manager on 014482 499031 or Ali@nbforum.org.uk