This Data Privacy Notice/Policy describes the categories of personal data 28th Bournemouth Scout Group1 process and for what purposes. 28th Bournemouth Scout Group]1 are committed to collecting and using such data fairly and in accordance with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), the regulations set by the European Union, and Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018), the UK law that encompasses the GDPR2.
This Privacy Notice/Policy applies to members, parents/guardians of youth members, volunteers, employees, contractors, suppliers, supporters, donors and members of the public who will make contact with 28th Bournemouth Scout Group
28th Bournemouth Scout Group 1 are an excepted charity by the Charity Commission for England & Wales.
The Data Controller for 28th Bournemouth Scout Group 1 is the Executive Committee who are appointed at an Annual General Meeting and are Charity Trustees4. The Chair of the Charity Trustees is The Group Chair Gill Redwood who can be contacted via the Group’s website.
From this point on 28th Bournemouth Scout Group 1 will be referred to as “we”.
Being a small charity, we are not required to appoint a Data Protection Officer6
The majority of the personal information we hold, is provided to us directly by you or by the parents or legal guardians of youth members verbally or in paper form, digital form or via our online membership system Compass. In the case of adult members and volunteers, data may also be provided by third parties, such as the England & Wales – Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Where a member is under the age of 18, this information will only be obtained from a parent or guardian and cannot be provided by the young person.
We may collect the following personal information:
Criminal records checks – to ensure Scouting is a safe space for young people and adults.
We comply with our obligations under the GDPR and DPA 20182 by keeping personal data up to date; by storing and destroying it securely; by not collecting or retaining excessive amounts of data; by protecting personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorised access and disclosure and by ensuring that appropriate technical measures are in place to protect personal data.
In most cases the lawful basis for processing will be through the performance of a contract for personal data and as legitimate interests for your sensitive data.
We use personal data for the following purposes:
We use personal sensitive data for the following purposes:
For equal opportunity monitoring and reporting.
We will keep certain types of information for different periods of time in line with our retention policy.
We will normally only share personal information with adult volunteers holding an appointment in the 28th Bournemouth Scout Group 1
We will normally only share personal information with adult volunteers holding appropriate appointments within the line management structure of The Scout Association for the 28th Bournemouth Scout Group 1 as well as with The Scout Association Headquarters as joint data controllers.
We will however share your personal information with others outside of 28th Bournemouth Scout Group 1 where we need meet a legal obligation. This may include The Scout Association and its insurance subsidiary (Unity Insurance Services), local authority services and law enforcement. We will only share your personal information to the extent needed for those purposes.
We will only share your data with third parties outside of the organisation where there is a legitimate reason to do so.
We will never sell your personal information to any third party.
Sometimes we may nominate a member for national awards, (such as Scouting awards or Duke of Edinburgh awards) such nominations would require us to provide contact details to that organisation.
Where personal data is shared with third parties we will seek assurances that your personal data will be kept confidential and that the third party fully complies with the GDPR and DPA 20182
We generally store personal information in the following ways:
Compass – is the online membership system of The Scout Association, this system is used for the collection and storage of adult volunteer personal data.
Other digital systems – Online Scout Manager
In addition adult volunteers will hold some personal data on local spreadsheets/databases.
Printed records and data held while attending events – paper is sometimes used to capture and retain some data for example:
Paper records for events are used rather than relying on secure digital systems, as often the events are held where internet and digital access will not be available. We will minimise the use of paper to only what is required for the event.
If we wish to use your personal data for a new purpose, not covered by this Data Protection Notice, then we will provide you with a new notice explaining this new use prior to commencing the processing and setting out the relevant purposes and processing conditions. Where and whenever necessary, we will seek your prior consent to the new processing.
A link to this website page is provided to those whose data is being processed by us. A printed version is also available on request.
As a Data Subject, you have the right to object to how we process your personal information. You also have the right to access, correct, sometimes delete and restrict the personal information we use. In addition, you have a right to complain to us and to the Information Commissioner’s Office (www.ico.org.uk)12.
Unless subject to an exemption under the GDPR and DPA 20182, you have the following rights with respect to your personal data:
Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling – this protects you in cases where decision are being made about you based entirely on automated processes rather than a human input, it’s highly unlikely that this will be used by us.
If you have any queries relating to this Privacy Notice or our use of your personal data, please contact us by email via the Group Website.
Version number 1 Dated 8th October 2018