This website is run by the CEPC who is the data controller.
Personal information given to us via this website will be held and used in accordance with this policy, the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003, and the Data Protection Act 1998.
Information automatically collected and stored
We will not collect any personal information about you except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by you, e.g. if you request information from us, fill in an online form, or provide feedback to us on this website. If personal information is collected, it may be used by us to process and fulfil requests for information or to help us to develop or personalise the website. If you complete a form on this website, you will be told why and how we will process the personal information you submit before you submit it.
Cookies are small text files sent to your computer and stored by your web browser that are used to remember browsing information. Using cookies, your web browser can remember you are logged in, whether you have visited our the CEPC’s site before and what your preferences have.
The cookies we use do not contain any information that identifies you personally. They allow us to recognise your computer or mobile device when you return to our website. It is possible to block cookies by changing the settings on your browser, but you should be aware that some of the functionality of this site may not work as well as it could if you do block cookies. Our Cookies page gives you more information.
Use of emails
If you send us an email (e.g. to request information or to provide feedback on website content), the information you provide will be used to help us respond to your message. The CEPC scans all the emails it receives using automated routines that are designed to isolate malicious software.
Links to other websites
You should note that any third party’s website we direct you to will not be under the CEPC’s control and we cannot accept any responsibility for any issue arising in connection with that third party’s use of your data, their website’s content or the services that may be offered to you by such a website.
We will only process personal data we hold about you in a fair and lawful manner and will keep it secure from unauthorised access by third parties in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
Your personal data may have to be disclosed if the CEPC is required to by law or as a result of a lawful request by a governmental or law enforcement authority.
Cookies are text files sent to your computer and used by your web browser to store information. The cookies we use allow your browser to remember whether you have visited our site before and what your preferences are.
How to refuse or withdraw consent
Although the cookies we use on this website are quite harmless and do not reveal your identity, not everyone wishes to have text files downloaded onto their computer or mobile device. If you prefer, it is possible to block some or all cookies, or even to delete cookies that have already been set; but you need to be aware that you might lose some functionality on this website.
Cookies on our website
On this website we use only a small number of cookies. They enable us:
- To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
- To store information about your preferences and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
- To speed up your searches.
- To recognise you when you return to our site.