Summary of the Website privacy coverage
This document is GDPR compliant.
When to use
Use this excellent website privacy coverage:
when you accumulate personal information on the website
to make sure you comply with data privacy legislation
Exactly what it covers
the nature of data gathered by the site
the use of data
data security and access
transfers of data outside Europe
The particular collection and use of personal data by online businesses in the BRITISH must conform to the BRITISH data protection laws and the GDPR. This coverage is designed to allow the website operator to comply with the fair processing obligation and obtain the user’s consent to that particular processing as required by law.
Who is a Data Protection Officer (DPO)?
The Data Protection Officer assists your business with interior compliance and can notify or advise you of your data protection responsibilities, provide suggestions regarding any Data Protection Impact Tests and act as a contact point for data subjects and the Info Commission Office (ICO).
Exactly what types of information will be collected from users?
It will depend on the purpose for which the data is gathered. If you are selling and trading on your website, you may wish to accumulate your customers personal data such as names & credit card details. However, the data protection law defines personal data as broad as to include information about personal opinions and IP addresses.
What are cookies?
This document allows you to specify the types of cookies, their purpose and the method that will be used to achieve consent of the user for the use of these snacks.
Do I need to display my personal details?
Place of registration
Registered office address
Contact details, including an email address
Details of how to contact the business enterprise
Regarding sole traders and individuals, you must display the address of the principle place of business.
What’s an Information Management Security System (IMSS)?
An IMSS is a set of principles and procedures for systematically managing an organisation’s data. The goal of an IMSS is to minimise the risk for the business enterprise and ensure business continuity by pro-actively limiting the impact of the security breach. These practices relate to the protection of information, and are developed in accordance with the business position.
What is the General Data Security Regulation (EU) 2016/679?
This is the GDPR which is a European part of legislation. This legislation applied to all EU Member States in 2018. The ‘2016’ is the year in which it was passed.
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websites collecting sensitive personal data
This privacy coverage is governed by the law of England and Wales and complies with UK and EU data privacy legislation.