This statement covers the treatment of personal information. Any personal information will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, ensuring that privacy is protected.
What happens on this website?
Web statistics are collected and stored in a log file. These statistics do not contain personal information and are only used for statistical purposes to monitor usage patterns on this website and cannot be traced back to an individual.
The Data Protection Act 1998
When online forms are completed, it may be necessary to provide personal information, such as name and address. Any information from which individuals can be personally identified this information is protected by the Data Protection Act 1998. Under the Act, there is a legal duty to protect any information collected. Measures are taken to safeguard data and apply security standards and controls to prevent any unauthorised access to it.
Where online forms are completed, personal details will not be disclosed to outside agencies, nor will they be sold for marketing purposes without obtaining prior consent.
Winchcombe Town Council is committed to the highest standard of quality information and every effort has been made to present up to date and accurate information.
However, Winchcombe Town Council provides no warranty as to the accuracy of the information on this website and accepts no liability for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of reliance on such information.