General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Obtaining personal data from our website visitors
Any personal data that we may ask you to provide on any of our web pages will be held and processed in accordance with the requirements of all applicable Data Protection legislation including the Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulation. Wherever we ask you to submit personal data, such as an e-mail or postal address or a telephone number, you should find a clear statement of:
- what data will be held
- the purpose for which the data will be held
- whether any of the data will be disclosed to any third party, and if so, to whom
If you subsequently choose to submit any personal data, you are thereby giving your consent for that data to be held and processed for the stated purpose(s). If you find that such a statement is not available, or if you feel that it is unclear or inadequate, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Processing and disclosure of personal data
We need to process information about our members, staff and students for administrative, academic and health and safety reasons in order to operate efficiently. We will only process personal data in accordance with our registration under all applicable Data Protection legislation including the Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulation.
Personal Data – The data that you provide will only be used for the purpose of administrating your account here and recording any payments. The University will abide by the principles of all applicable Data Protection legislation including the Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulation and ensure that the data is used for no other purposes and is not disclosed to third parties. When processing payments the University is compliant with PCI DSS regulations.
If you are unable to find someone’s contact details on our website, you should e-mail email@example.com and your message will be forwarded to the person, who will then decide on a response.
Any queries regarding Data Protection should be addressed to the Data Protection Officer, W3.3, (firstname.lastname@example.org).
When you register with us, you give us permission to process data about you, as outlined in the data protection statement for student registration.
When you enter into a contract of employment, you consent to us processing data about you as necessary for the proper administration of the employment relationship. This is outlined in the Human Resources Data Protection Statement.
University of Bath GDPR Compliance Statement May 2018
Click here for more information regarding data protection on the University of Bath website (external link)