This page explains how The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies uses any information you give to us via our website, and the ways in which we protect your privacy. (NB It is not intended to be a privacy statement in relation to information submitted to The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies by any other means.)
The Data Protection Act 1998
The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies complies with the data protection principles set out in the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to personal data which you give to us via our website to the extent that the Act requires it to do so. These principles restrict the powers of a data controller to disclose to third parties personal data which it is processing.
What information do we collect via the website?
We collect three main types of information from visitors to www.hellenicsociety.org.uk
- feedback (general questions and specific feedback on the website);
- request for information
- site usage information (from session cookies and log files).
We do not pass on any personal information you have given us to any other site. The system will record your email address, and other information if volunteered to us by you, for example on the feedback forms. This will be treated as proprietary and confidential.