Privacy policy

Privacy policy

How Sandwell Consortium CIC treats your personal information and how to request information.

 

Do we use ‘cookies’?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to:

Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since each browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.

 

Third-party disclosure:

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

 

Third-party links:

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

 

Opting out:

Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt out Browser add on.

 

When we ask you for personal information:

We make sure you know why we need it, only ask for the information we need and not collect too much or irrelevant information. We will protect your information and hold it securely, make sure we don’t keep it longer than necessary. We do use third parties to carry out some of our business activities and they may require your personal details to do this we only share relevant personal information in order for these companies to carry out business on Sandwell Consortium’s behalf. We do share personal information within Sandwell Consortium as required.

We ask that you give us accurate information and tell us as soon as possible if there are any changes to your personal details. This will help us to keep the information we hold about you reliable and up-to-date.

 

Examples of personal information we hold:

Personal information about you\your family if you are receiving a service from us.

Members of staff, including former staff and prospective members of staff for the purposes of the employer/employee contractual relationship and compliance with relevant legislation and regulations.

If you make contact with us using the website you agree for us to use your personal details in responding to or delivering the outcome of any contact from this site.

 

Make a subject access request:

If you’d like to make a subject access request for your personal information you should write to:

Chief Executive Officer

Sandwell Consortium CIC

Greets Green Access Centre

Tildasley Street

West Bromwich

B70 9SJ

 

You must give us enough information to find the data and you may have to provide valid proof of identity.

If you’re unhappy with our response, you can contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.