LCF takes your privacy seriously. The information you provide through our website will be held under the Data Protection Act 1998.
We know that your privacy is very important to you and we aim to be as clear as possible about how and why we use information we may gain from you via this website. If your questions are not fully answered by the information below, please contact us.
Compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 underlies all of our personal information privacy practices. We also have a Data Protection Policy which governs how we use the information that we collect about you on this website.
Data Protection Statement
By providing your personal details you agree to allow LCF to contact you by mail, email, telephone or SMS text message in connection with the work of the church. LCF does not make personal data available to other individuals or organisations.
How we collect information about you
LCF does not capture and store any personal information about individuals who access this website, except where you choose to give us your personal information.
These could include registering as a member, buying resources, booking into an event, making a donation or sending us an email.
Why we collect information about you
To provide you with information about our work including membership related mailings, events, resources, and any other services described on our website.
Who sees your information?
The information we collect through our website will be used exclusively within LCF. We do not pass any of your personal information to any other organisations and/or individuals without your express consent.
Our use of your information
The information that you provide to LCF will be used to provide you with information about our work including membership related mailings, events, resources, and other services and activities described on our website.
By providing information you are agreeing to receive mailings that communicate the work of LCF.
By providing your email address you are agreeing to your email address being used for the purposes of receiving emails that communicate the work of LCF.
By providing your mobile number you are agreeing to receive text messages that communicate the work of LCF.
You can tell us at any time if you do not wish to receive further communications by emailing a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
How long do we keep your information?
How long we keep your information collected through our website depends on the context in which you provided it.
We will keep information that is necessary for us to provide mailings, other resources and for statistical purposes.
We will keep records of any financial transactions you enter into with us for a minimum of six years. This will enable us to meet with accounting requirements and respond to any questions from you that arise during that period. Gift Aid forms and transactions must be kept for a minimum of 12 years after the Gift Aid is no longer valid.
Viewing the information we hold about you
You may request details of all the information LCF holds about you by contacting us on email@example.com.