Who are we?
We are a Tourism Marketing and Business Support Company that works with other businesses and as such we are a “controller” under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018
Whose personal information do we hold?
We may hold personal information about the following people:-
Clients, potential clients and those we have been authorised to communicate with
What information will we collect?
We will only collect information from you that is relevant to the topic that we are dealing with. In particular, we may collect the following information from you which is defined as “personal data” such as:-
Personal contact details.
Basis for processing
The basis on which we process your personal information is one or more of the following:-
It is necessary for the performance of our business with you
It is necessary to deliver our services
It is in our legitimate interest to do
You have given your consent (this can be withdrawn at any time by advising our data protection officer)
How will we use your information?
We may use your information for the following purposes:-
Provision of services
Maintaining accounts and records
Business administration and legal compliance
Who will we share your information with?
There are very strict rules about who we can share your information with and this will be limited to other people who provide you services on our behalf and the administration necessary for providing services. This may include:-
How long will we keep this information for?
We will normally keep this information throughout the period of time that we provide services for you and is necessary for accounting purposes.
Transfer to third countries
We may from time to time transfer your personal information to a country outside the EEA. This would only be because of cloud computing.
We shall ensure that all the information that you provide to us is kept secure using appropriate technical and organisational measures
In the event of a personal data breach we have in place procedures to ensure that effects of such a breach are minimised and shall liaise with the ICO and with you as appropriate.
What rights do you have?
You have the following rights under GDPR:-
Right to be informed
Right of access
Right to rectification
Right to erasure
Right to restriction of processing
Right to data portability
Right to object
Rights concerning automatic decision-making and profiling
Right of access
You have a right to see the information that we hold about you
To access this you need to provide a request in writing to our data protection officer together with proof of identity
We will usually process your request free of charge and within 30 days.
Right to erasure
You have a right to ask us to erase your personal information in certain cases (details may be found in Article 17 of the GDPR)
We will deal with your request free of charge and within 30 days.
To exercise your right to erasure please contact our data protection officer
Data Protection Officer and how to complain
If you are unhappy about how we are using your information or how we have responded to your request then initially you should contact our data protection officer, Nell Barrington, at 2 Sunnybank Cottages, Charlynch Lane, Spaxton, 07968807022 firstname.lastname@example.org
If your complaint remains unresolved then you can contact the Information Commissioner’s Office, details available at www.ico.org.uk
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