The Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster, and third party suppliers to Diocese are committed to protecting your privacy online.
We will treat any personal information (which means data from which you can be identified, including your name, address, email address and the like) that you provide to us, or that we obtain from you, in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act of 1998.
You may be assured, however, that any amendments to this policy will continue to be in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster, London, United Kingdom, will hold any information obtained via this website, or any other website controlled by the Diocese.
We will not provide it to any third parties without your permission unless it is in response to a lawful request for information such as a court order, witness summons, or complaint from governmental authorities.
Your information may be provided to Diocesan organisations and third party suppliers in order to fulfil business processes (e.g. fulfillment, mailing houses, conference registration etc.)
What personal information do we obtain and how do we obtain it?
When you register for a particular service or offering we ask you to provide the personal information that we require in order to provide the offering or service to you in accordance with our usual operating procedures and quality standards.
We may also, from time to time, ask you for, or enable you to provide, additional information so that we can improve our service to you or make your visits to our site more rewarding. There will be no obligation on you to provide this information.
What use do we make of personal information?
We do not sell, trade or rent your information to other parties unless we have first obtained your consent. If you do give us permission, we will only share information with organisations we have carefully selected and believe to be reputable. We may provide statistics about our users; traffic patterns and related site information, but we will not supply any personal information.
Your personal information will be used only for the purposes of communicating with you in relation to our services, for assessment and analysis to enable us to review, develop and improve the services we offer, or for any other purposes to which you have given your consent.
How do we protect your personal information?
The Diocese has a strong commitment to data security. We use all reasonable endeavours to protect personal information from loss, misuse or alteration. We have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information you provide to us online.
How can you amend your personal information, or ask us to remove it or cease using it for direct marketing purposes?
If you would like to review or update your personal information or if you have any questions, you may contact us by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
, by visiting the website and amending your online profile or in writing to the person whom the Diocese has nominated as its representative for the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998:
The Diocesan Data Controller
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster
46 Francis Street
London SW1P 1QN