This page explains how we use any personal information we collect about you when you use this website
- What information do we collect about you?
- How will we use the information about you?
- Access to your information and correction
- Other websites
- How to contact us
What information do we collect about you?
We collect information about you when you register for our newsletter or join Social Value UK as a member. We also collect information when you apply to go on our training courses, apply to use our assurance services, attend one of our events, or voluntarily complete our surveys. Website usage information is collected using cookies.
How will we use the information about you?
We collect information about you to provide services to you. The way we use your information will depend on which of our services you use.
There are situations where personal data held by Social Value UK is shared with or is accessible by third-party organisations such as our professional advisers, website and IT support providers, payment card processors, and the like. In such cases, Social Value UK will have arrangements in place with such third parties setting out parties’ roles and responsibilities for data protection and with legally binding obligations for the protection of personal data.
We will use your information to send you the Social Value UK email newsletter and, if you agree, to email you about other products and services we think may be of interest to you. You can opt-out of these emails at any time.
We use your information to send you information about member benefits. You can opt-out of these communications at any time by emailing . However, if you do so you may miss out on some of our membership benefits and services. As a member you will also be sent our monthly newsletter and, if you agree, emails about other products and services we think may be of interest to you. You can opt-out of these emails at any time.
Training attendees (in person on online)
We will use your information to provide important information about the training course you are registered to attend. If you give your consent, your data may be shared with other attendees on a delegate list.
Event attendees (in person or online)
When signing up for an event your details will be used for communications about that event. Any questions asked in the sign-up form will be in relation to the event unless otherwise stated. If the event is part of a series your contact information may be used to inform you about the subsequent sessions in the series. Your data will be shared with the other facilitators or co-hosts of the event if there are any.
Assurance service users
We will use your information to process your assurance application and to update you on the progress of your application.
If you are involved in a project with Social Value UK, when sharing your information with Social Value UK, you are also agreeing to share your information with the project lead if Social Value UK is not the project lead.
We would like to send you information about products and services of ours and which may be of interest to you but we will only do so if you have consented. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt out at a later date. You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes.
Access to your information and correction
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us at Social Value UK, Suite 620c, Cotton Exchange, Bixteth Street, Liverpool, L3 9LQ.
We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.
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You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.
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