IP ADDRESSES AND LOG FILE DATA
This Labour Party site does not automatically capture or store personal information, other than logging the user’s IP Address or the location of your computer or network on the Internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. (If you are connected to the Internet you have an IP address, for example an IP address might read “220.127.116.11”). We also use IP addresses in the aggregate to track which pages people visit in order to improve the quality of the site.
DATA COLLECTION AND USE
You may be asked for personal information if you complete one of the forms on this site. Please see below the information we ask for and what this information is used for.
In each case we will only use the information about you for the purpose for which you provide it. Personal information you submit on the Labour Party website is stored on secure servers. Occasionally, in order to complete your request as outlined above, we may need to transfer personal information you submit to us to countries or jurisdictions outside the EEA. We are compliant with the Safe Harbor scheme, which is recognised by the European Commission as providing adequate protection for the rights of data individuals in connection the transfer of their personal data to signatories of the scheme in the USA. We will never sell or share your personal information with any other organisation outside of the Labour Party.
You may remove or change your details at any time. You have right of access to your personal information held on our files by written request to the data protection officer (address below) and on payment of an administration fee.
SITE REGISTRATION AND EMAIL SERVICE
When you register onto the site or subscribe to our emails, we ask you for contact information (such as your name and e-mail address), geographic information (such as your postcode and constituency), and other details about you and your interests. This is used to help us provide you with information to match your interests. We may also use it to alert you of campaigns you may be interested in and events happening in your area.
TO VOLUNTEER (PLEDGE YOUR SUPPORT)
We ask for your contact details, postcode and information on the type of volunteer work you are interested in. This information helps us identify suitable volunteer opportunities for you within the Party. Your details will be forwarded to the appropriate local or regional party officer who can then contact you.
JOINING OR DONATING TO THE PARTY
Enquiries about membership or making donations are handled through links to other Labour party sites. These sites have their own privacy statements relating to the information requested for these purposes.
INFORMATION ON CHILDREN
The Labour Party does not process any personal details from individuals under the age of 14 without parent/guardian consent. Details of under 16s are processed for membership purposes only.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Our site contains links to other sites and servers. The Labour Party is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
Our website has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control.
We provide you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us easily and promptly. Our unsubscribe requests are processed automatically but will be checked at least weekly.
CORRECTING YOUR INFORMATION
If you need to correct the information you provided us with when you subscribed to our e-mail list, you can do so through your personal form provided on-line. If you need to change your e-mail address, you can unsubscribe from our mailing lists and sign up again using your new information. Or you may email us and ask us to amend the information we hold.
CONTACTING US ABOUT PRIVACY
The Labour Party Data Protection Officer can be contacted at the following address:
One Brewer’s Green