Last Updated: Thursday 12th April 2018

DMA Designs is committed to protecting your privacy and takes its responsibilities regarding the security of user data very seriously. This privacy statement below sets out how DMA Designs complies with both UK and EU data protection requirements. We have structured Irlam & Cadishead College’s website so that you can visit without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Once you choose to provide us with any information by which you can be identified, then you can be assured that it will be only used in accordance with this Privacy Statement.

‘DMA Designs’ may also be referred to as ‘DMAD’ in this privacy policy.

If you have any questions or queries about this policy, please get in touch with us on dataprotection@dmadesigns.uk and we will do our best to answer your questions.

What We Collect - Personal Data

Under the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) personal data is defined as:

“any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data subject’); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person”.

The personal data we may collect from you and process is:

1.) Contact details, such as name, postal address, telephone number and email address when you contact the Academy via their online contact form.

Other data we may collect form you is:

1.) Browser and device data, such as IP address, device type, operating system and internet browser type.

2.) Cookie and tracking technology data, such as time spent on website, pages visited and other anonymous traffic data.

Why does DMA Designs need to collect and store personal data?

In order for us to provide you with our services and support, we need to collect personal data to be able to contact you back if you use our online contact form. We are committed to ensuring that the information we collect and use is appropriate for this purpose, and does not constitute an invasion of your privacy.

In terms of being contact for marketing purposes, DMA Designs would contact you for additional consent.

We may pass your personal data on to third-party services providers contracted to DMA Designs in the course of dealing with you. Any third parties that we may share your data with are obliged to keep your details securely, and to use them only to fulfil the service they provide you on our behalf. When they no longer need your data to fulfil this service, they will dispose of the details. If we wish to pass your sensitive personal data onto a third party, we will only do so once we have obtained your consent, unless we are legally required to do otherwise.

How will DMA Designs use the personal data it collects about me?

DMA Designs will process (collect, store & use) the information you provide to us in a manner compatible wit the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We will endeavour to keep your information accurate and up to date, and not keep it for longer than is necessary.

Under what circumstances will DMA Designs contact me?

Our aim is to not be intrusive, and we undertake not to ask irrelevant or unnecessary questions. Moreover, the information you provide to us will be subject to rigorous measure to minimise the risk of unauthorised access or disclosure.

Information Rights

You have the right to obtain information regarding your stored personal data, their origin, recipients and the purpose of the storage at any time. This information can be obtained by using the email address above and we’ll get back to you within 48 hours.