1. About this Policy
1.1 This policy explains when and why we collect personal information about our members and speakers, how we use it and how we keep it secure and your rights in relation to it.
1.3 We reserve the right to amend this Data Processing Policy from time to time without prior notice.
You are advised to check our website or our Club noticeboard regularly for any amendments (but amendments will not be made retrospectively).
1.4 We will always comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) when dealing with your personal data. Further details on the GDPR can be found at the website for the Information Commissioner (www.ico.gov.uk). For the purposes of the GDPR, we will be the ’controller’ of all personal data we hold about you.
2. Who are we?
2.1 We are Cherry Hinton History Society. We can be contacted at 01223 210724
3. What information we collect and why.
Member’s name, address, telephone numbers, e-mail address(es).
For Managing the Member’s membership of the Club.
Performing the Club’s contract with the Member.
For the purposes of our legitimate interests in operating the Club.
Consent. We will seek the Member’s consent on their membership application form and each membership renewal form and the Member may withdraw their consent at any time by contacting us by e-mail or letter.
4. How we protect your personal data…
4.1 We will not transfer your personal data outside the CHLHS without your consent.
4.2 We have implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personal data from loss, misuse, or unauthorised alteration or destruction.
4.3 Please note however that where you are transmitting information to us over the internet this can never be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
4.5 We will notify you promptly in the event of any breach of your personal data which might expose you to serious risk.
5. Who else has access to the information you provide us?
5.1 We will never sell your personal data.
We will not share your personal data with any third parties without your prior consent (which you are free to withhold) except where required to do so by law.
6. How long do we keep your information?
6.1 We will hold your personal data on our systems for as long as you are a member of the Society and for as long afterwards as is necessary to comply with our legal obligations.
We will review your personal data every year to establish whether we are still entitled to process it. If we decide that we are not entitled to do so, we will stop processing your personal data except that we will retain your personal data in an archived form in order to be able to comply with future legal obligations e.g. compliance with tax requirements and exemptions, and the establishment exercise or defence of legal claims.
6.2 We securely destroy all financial information once we have used it and no longer need it.
7. Your rights
7.1 You have rights under the GDPR:
(a) to access your personal data
(b) to be provided with information about how your personal data is processed
(c) to have your personal data corrected
(d) to have your personal data erased in certain circumstances
(e) to object to or restrict how your personal data is processed
(f) to have your personal data transferred to yourself or to another business in certain circumstances.
7.2 You have the right to take any complaints about how we process your personal data to the
0303 123 1113.
Information Commissioner's Office
Cheshire SK9 5AF
For more details, please address any questions, comments and requests regarding our data processing practices to our The Data Protection Manager, Cherry Hinton Local History Society. email@example.com