Breast Cancer Now is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England under company number 9347608 and registered as a charity with the Charity Commission for England and Wales under number 1160558, in Scotland under number SC045584 and in the Isle of Man (No. 1200). Our registered office is at Ibex House, Fifth floor, 42-47 Minories, London, EC3N 1DY. Breast Cancer Now operates this Website.
Breast Cancer Now processes your personal data for the following purposes:
We collect personal information from you when you communicate with us using any media or in person. We may also collect personal data which relates to you from third parties. We ensure that prior to processing your personal data for any of the above purposes a condition pertaining to the DPA applies, permitting such processing.
If a statutory condition applies allowing us to process your personal data and you withdraw consent to process your personal data this will not necessarily mean that we cease to process your personal data as we may, for example, be under a statutory duty to process your personal data.
We may continue to process your personal data after you have ceased to be registered with us or after you have provided information to us or we have sent you any information you have requested. Sensitive Personal Information Certain personal information is categorised by the DPA as “sensitive personal data”.
You have the right under the DPA to request that we do not process your personal data for the purposes of direct marketing. If you would prefer that we cease to send you direct marketing information please write to the address set out below.
We may use technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our Website. This can include using a “cookie” (pieces of information that are transferred to an individual user’s hard drive for record keeping purposes).
At the present time the cookie stores any information which you enter into our Website, this includes name, address, phone number and e mail address. It is possible for us to retrieve the information stored in the cookie.
We use “cookies” on our Website to enable our system to recognise your computer and allow us to see how you use our Website.
Most browsers allow you to stop receiving cookies. The cookies function by saving your passwords and site preferences – as a result it is possible to speed up your future activities at our Website and allow us to provide you with information specifically tailored to your interests.
You can usually modify your browser to prevent this happening. The information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you modify your browser settings. To modify your browser settings click on the help section of your Internet browser and follow the instructions.
The law relating to cookies changed on 26 May 2011. The new rules require that cookies can only be placed on machines where the user has given their consent. We are now working toward the best methods for obtaining your consent, in line with the government’s proposed phased approach to these changes. In the meantime, you can control cookies by setting your browser not to receive cookies.
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that information displayed on our Website or sent to us over the Internet may be transferred outside of the EEA, where data protection laws are not as strong as within the EEA. If you have any concerns in relation to such transfers, you should not use the Internet as a means of communication with us.
Please check this page periodically as your subsequent use of this Website or submission of personal information to us following any such changes will be deemed to signify your acceptance to the changes.
Our Website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices or the content of any websites which are linked to our Website. For more details of our policy on third party websites, please see our Website Terms and Conditions.
Any personal information that you transfer to us via our Website is protected by HTTPS. This security system encrypts any information sent to us to ensure that your information is as secure as possible.
“personal data” is defined in the DPA as meaning any data from which the identity of a living individual can be determined, either by itself or with other data processed by the data controller; any information such as name and address, e mail address, telephone number and general contact details, personal data includes images on film (e.g. CCTV images), photographs and telephone voice recordings.
“processing” is defined in the DPA as meaning, in relation to information or data, obtaining, recording, or holding the information or data or carrying out any operation or set of operations on the information or data, including:
(a) organisation, adaptation or alteration of the information or data;
(b) retrieval, consultation or use of the information or data;
(c) disclosure of the information or data by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available;
or (d) alignment, combination, blocking, erasure or destruction of the information or data.
“sensitive personal data” is defined in the DPA as meaning personal data consisting of information as to: