How we use your Data
We may use the information that you provide for the following purposes:
- To register you with our website and to administer our website services.
- For assessment and analysis (e.g. marketing, customer and product analysis) to enable us to review, develop and improve the services we offer.
- To contact you about products or services which we think will interest you from the information we have.
- For the prevention and detection of fraud.
Disclosure of your data
The data you provide to us will be treated as confidential. However, we may disclose your information to:
- Any party to whom we transfer our rights and obligations under our agreement with you
- Any official body if legally compelled to do so
Electronic cookies may be used to provide you with customised information from our website. A cookie is a piece of information sent via your internet browser and saved on your local hard drive. Cookies allow us to monitor who has seen which pages and determine how frequently particular pages have been visited to identify the most popular areas of our website.
Cookies also allow us to make our website more user friendly by, for example, allowing us to save your password so that you do not have to re-enter it every time you visit.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you do not have to accept them. You should read the help information within your browser to see how you can set it to notify you when you receive one. This will give you the opportunity to decide whether or not to accept it.
Links to external websites
This site may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for their privacy policies or procedures or for the content of these linked websites.
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using a Thawte SSL Web Server Certificate, which encrypts all data to and from the site. It is important for you to protect against unauthorised access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off properly when you have finished using a shared computer.
We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose on-line over the internet and you will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless this is due to our negligence or wilful default on our part.
Access to Information
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, you are entitled to access the information we hold about you and you are entitled to demand that this information is amended/deleted should it not comply with the Act’s principles.
Requests for access to information held should be made in writing to the University. A fee of £10.00 may be charged for any such requests to cover administration costs, as permitted under the Act.
If you have any queries concerning your Data or any questions on our use of the information, then please contact:
Accounts Receivable, Canterbury Christ Church University, Rochester House, St George’s Place, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1UT