IIRRT ONLINE PRIVACY STATEMENT
The IIRRT is committed to ensuring the privacy and confidentiality of members, potential members and our website visitors. This policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
Reference to personal data may include any information which directly or indirectly identifies you. This may include: your name, address, contact details, date of birth, and employment details.
The personal data you supply to us will be held in electronic.
The processing of personal data by the IIRRT will be in line with the Data Protection Act 2018 and GDPR.
This policy reflects our duties under GDPR to use information fairly, keep it secure, make sure it is accurate and keep it up to date.
Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information will be treated. It may change from time to time, so please check back periodically.
How the IIRRT uses your personal data as a member
General information about IIRRT use of your data
All information that IIRRT holds concerning you as an individual (your personal data) will be held and processed in accordance with the provisions of the GDPR.
We collect and process your personal data as a member for the following purposes:
- The administration and management of your membership records.
- To provide you with information about the IIRRT activities, campaigns and benefits
- To notify you of changes to our services and benefits
- To conduct elections and ballots
- In the context of providing you with support, advice or representation in any personal case
- To comply with any laws and regulations
- For other related purposes or objects, including those set out in the Institute’s rule book
We will keep your personal data confidential and will take appropriate measures to protect it against loss, theft or misuse and to safeguard your privacy.
By joining the IIRRT you should understand that we may use some or all of the personal data you provided for the above purposes.
From time to time, where you have opted to pay your membership fees through deduction by your employer from your salary, we may request personal data from your employer to ensure that the information we hold on you is accurate and up to date and will share personal data necessary for your employer to deduct and pay your subscriptions to us.
Legitimate interests and activities pursued by IIRRT
Where the processing of personal data is based on our legitimate interests, it is to act in the interest of you as a member. Where based on our legitimate activities these are in furtherance of our objects, and policies adopted as a professional body.
IIRRT will not disclose any of your personally identifiable information to any third party unless they are processing data on the IIRRT’s behalf, we have your permission, or under special circumstances, such as when we believe in good faith that the law requires it.
How may use your information as a visitor to the website or as a potential member.
Personal data submitted on this website will only be used for the purposes (or closely related purposes) that it was collected:
We may use your personal information to:
- Administer the website;
- Improve your browsing experience by personalising the website;
- Send you email notifications which you have specifically requested;
- Deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website;
- For the purpose of direct marketing if you have requested information on a particular service.
In the event that you are a potential member applying for membership we will in addition process your data for the purpose of progressing your application for membership.
Privacy and Cookies
We will collect your personal data that you give to us for the purposes (or closely related purposes) for which you give it to us. Some information is gathered when you join or sign up to receive email update.
We will collect information about your tastes and preferences, both when you tell us and by analysis of customer traffic, including using “cookies”.
A cookie is a piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive. It is normally sent by a web server to you and enables the server to collect information back from your sit visit.
Amending this policy
We may amend this policy at any time by posting a revised version on the website.
How to contact us
If you have any questions or concerns about this policy, please email our data protection officer firstname.lastname@example.org