What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
Using your personal data
the website. We may use your personal information to:
Non-personal information may be used to provide third parties with statistical information about our users – but this information
will not be used to identify any individual user.
We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for any purpose.
All our website financial transactions are handled through our payment services provider, Paypal. You should only provide
information with Paypal only to the extent necessary for the purposes of processing payments you make via our website.
We may disclose information about you to any of our employees and/or volunteers insofar as reasonably necessary for the
In addition, we may disclose information about you:
Security of your personal data
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal
information. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of
data sent over the internet.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be
subject to the payment of a fee (currently fixed at £10.00).
You may instruct us not to process your personal data for any purpose by email at any time.
Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies, practices, or content of third
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Vision, 2 Melia Close, Rossendale, BB4 6RQ.
Vision is exempt from data protection registration. However, we are obliged to comply with the eight data protection principles
of good practice laid out by the Information Commissioners Office, and we therefore commit to making sure your personal
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NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP
address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views);
PERSONAL INFORMATION that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to receive notifications and/or newsletters
via email, text message, or in the post;
any other information that you choose to send to us.
send you notifications and/or newsletters that you have specifically requested;
improve our communication by personalising text messages, emails, or letters;
send to you other communications relating to Vision or other carefully selected Christian organisations and/or churches
which we think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or text message
(you can inform us at any time if you no longer require these additional communications);
to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of
fraud prevention and reducing credit risk); and in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
Fairly and lawfully processed
Processed for limited purposes
Adequate, relevant and not excessive
Accurate and up to date
Not kept for longer than is necessary
Processed in line with your rights
Not transferred to other countries without adequate protection
About this policy
We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal
Vision sends regular notifications and/or newsletters via email, text message, and in the post. If any visitor to our website wishes
to subscribe to any of these free services, they will be asked to submit some basic personal details (for example name, email
It is normal for websites to collect non-personal information about visitors. This helps build a profile of our website so we know,
for example, how many visits have been made to the site each day, etc. Details of how we use this information is outlined below.
Policy for children under 13
In accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (commonly referred to as COPPA), we do not require children
under the age of 13 to provide us with any more information than is reasonably necessary to participate and make use of this
site and under no circumstances do we require children under the age of 13 to provide us with any personal information.
Children under the age of 13 should not submit or post any personal information without the written consent of their parents
or legal guardians. If you are a child under the age of 13 and want to submit your personal information to us, you should ask
your parents to send an e-mail to email@example.com specifically allowing us to collect your personal information through
license or trade any such information collected to third parties. Parents may review or change the personal information of their
children provided to us or further refuse our collection of such information by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.