We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
Personal information will be used in accordance with the United Kingdom law and regulation on data protection (in this policy called “Data Protection Requirements”). We understand that processing shall be lawful in terms of the requirements of the GDPR/Data Protection Act 2018. This privacy notice aims to give you information on how we collect and process your personal data through your use of this website, including any data you may provide to us, through this website or otherwise. This website is not intended for children. It is important that you read this privacy notice together with any other privacy notice or fair processing notice we may provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them.
Updated 9 August 2023
We have appointed a data protection officer (DPO) who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact the DPO using the details set out below.
Name of DPO: Judicium Consulting Limited
Email address: email@example.com
Postal address: 72 Cannon Street, London, EC4N 6AE
Telephone number: 0203 326 9174
Lead Contact: Craig Stilwell.
You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk). We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.
It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.
3.4. You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
3.5. You are responsible for keeping your password and other login details confidential. We will not ask you for your password except when you log in to the website. Please do not disclose your login details to anyone else, especially via phone or electronic message.
4.1.3. Financial Data includes bank account and payment card details;
4.1.4. Transaction Data includes details about payments to and from you and other details of services you have purchased from us;
4.1.5. Technical Data includes internet protocol (IP) address, your login data, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this website;
4.1.6. Profile Data includes your username and password, purchases or orders made by you, your interests, location, current tools and how you heard about us, preferences, feedback and survey responses, and any information provided to us in our comments section or live chat transcripts;
4.1.7. Usage Data includes information about how you use our website, products and services;
4.1.8. Marketing and Communications Data includes your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our third parties and your communication preferences;
4.2. You may require us to process Special Categories of Personal Data about students (this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sexual orientation, and information about your health). We will do so on your warranty that you have the authority to control such Special Categories of Personal Data and to pass it to us as processor.
18.104.22.168. create an account on our portal/s;
22.214.171.124. subscribe to our service or publications, including blogs, event invites and product or services marketing (including the SBS CFO & COO Insider);
126.96.36.199. request that information about School Business Services is sent to you;
188.8.131.52. enter a competition, promotion or survey;
184.108.40.206. give us some feedback; or
5.1.2. Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, and other similar technologies. We may also receive Technical Data about you if you visit other websites employing our cookies.
5.1.3. Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you:
220.127.116.11. Technical Data from the following parties based inside or outside the European Economic Area (EEA):
18.104.22.168.1. analytics providers such as Google;
22.214.171.124.2. advertising networks; and
126.96.36.199.3. search information providers;
188.8.131.52. Contact, Financial and Transaction Data from providers of technical, payment and delivery services;.
184.108.40.206. Identity and Contact Data from data brokers or aggregators;
220.127.116.11. Identity and Contact Data from publicly availably sources.
6.1.1. Where we need to perform the contract we are about to enter into or have entered into with you;
6.1.2. Where it is necessary for our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests;
6.1.3. Where we need to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation.
6.2. Generally we do not rely on consent as a legal basis for processing your personal data other than in relation to sending third party direct marketing communications to you via email or text message. You have the right to withdraw consent to marketing at any time by contacting us.
7.1.3. manage our relationship with you which will include:
18.104.22.168. improving your browsing experience by personalising the website;
22.214.171.124. sending to you general (non-marketing) commercial communications;
126.96.36.199. sending to you email notifications, sales enquiries, proposals and quotations which you have specifically requested;
188.8.131.52. dealing with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website;
184.108.40.206. keeping the website secure and to prevent fraud;
220.127.116.11. verifying compliance with the terms and conditions governing the use of the website;
18.104.22.168. inviting you to training, networking and exhibition events we feel may be of interest to you;
22.214.171.124. asking you to leave a review or take a survey;
7.1.4. enable you to partake in a competition or complete a survey;
7.1.5. administer and protect our business and this website;
7.1.6. deliver relevant website content and advertisements to you and measure or understand the effectiveness of the advertising we serve to you;
7.1.7. use data analytics to improve our website, products/services, marketing, customer relationships and experiences;
7.1.8. make suggestions and recommendations to you about goods or services that may be of interest to you.
7.2. Where you submit personal information for publication on our website, we will publish and otherwise use that information in accordance with the licence you grant to us. Please see our Terms of Service for further details.
7.3. We may provide aggregate statistics about sales, customers, traffic patterns and information to third parties, but these statistics will not include any information that identifies you
7.4. Your privacy settings can be used to limit the publication of your information on the website. You can adjust your privacy settings at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org advising your preferences in detail.
7.5. Note that we may process your personal data for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data.
We strive to provide you with choices regarding certain personal data uses, particularly around marketing and advertising.
We follow laws and guidelines when sending marketing communications including: -
When communicating with a non-work email address, we will ensure that we do so either under the soft opt in principles or with the user’s explicit consent to carry out marketing.
In all instances to provide users with an ability to opt out of marketing. The user can opt out of communications from particular companies within SEG.
When using third party companies to assist with marketing we ensure data collection and use is done in accordance with data protection laws
We never provide your details to third party companies outside of SEG.
In some cases, personal data that you provide us is done via group company platforms. This data may be shared and combined with personal data collected throughout your relationship with School Business Services. Where this is done, it will be communicated to you and, where necessary, obtain your consent before doing so.
7.7. Promotional offers from us
7.7.1. We may use your Identity, Contact, Technical, Usage and Profile Data to form a view on what we think you may want or need, or what may be of interest to you. This is how we decide which products, services and offers may be relevant for you (we call this marketing).
7.7.2. You will receive marketing communications from us if you have requested information from us and have not opted out of receiving that marketing.
7.8. Third-party marketing
7.8.1. We will get your express opt-in consent before we share your personal data with any third party for marketing purposes. If, however, one of our trusted partners has a product or service offering that is of interest, we may contact you to introduce them.
7.8.2. The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
7.9. Opting out
7.9.1. You can ask us or third parties to stop sending you marketing messages at any time by following the opt-out links on any marketing message sent to you or by contacting us at any time.
7.9.2. Where you opt out of receiving these marketing messages, this will not apply to personal data provided to us as a result of a service purchase or other transactions.
7.10. Change of purpose
7.11. We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you wish to get an explanation as to how the processing for the new purpose is compatible with the original purpose, please contact us.
7.12. If we need to use your personal data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.
7.13. Please note that we may process your personal data without your knowledge or consent, in compliance with the above rules, where this is required or permitted by the Data Protection Requirements.
8.1.3. regulators and other authorities in the United Kingdom who require reporting of processing activities in certain circumstances.
8.2. The personal data disclosed to third parties may:
8.2.1. relate to performance of our contract with you;
8.2.2. be necessary for our legitimate interests or to comply with a legal obligation;
8.2.3. be third parties to whom we may choose to sell, transfer, or merge parts of our business or our assets. Alternatively, we may seek to acquire other businesses or merge with them. If a change happens to our business, then the new owners may use your personal data in the same way as set out in this privacy notice.
8.3. We require all third parties to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the Data Protection Requirements. We do not allow our third-party service providers to use your personal data for their own purposes and only permit them to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.
9.2.2. where we use certain service providers, we may use specific contracts approved by the European Commission which give personal data the same protection it has in Europe. For further details, see European Commission: Model contracts for the transfer of personal data to third countries; and
9.2.3. where we use providers based in the US, we may transfer data to them if they are part of the Privacy Shield which requires them to provide similar protection to personal data shared between the Europe and the US. For further details, see European Commission: EU-US Privacy Shield.
9.3. Please contact us if you want further information on the specific mechanism used by us when transferring your personal data out of the EEA.
10.5. We do not currently feature advertisers or payment services. However, if we should add these in the future, our advertisers and/or payment services providers may also send you cookies.
11.4. In some circumstances we may anonymise your personal data (so that it can no longer be associated with you) for research or statistical purposes in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.
12.4. We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month. Occasionally it may take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made a number of requests. In this case, we will notify you and keep you updated.
13.3. Request erasure of your personal data. This enables you to ask us to delete or remove personal data where there is no good reason for us continuing to process it. You also have the right to ask us to delete or remove your personal data where you have successfully exercised your right to object to processing (see below), where we may have processed your information unlawfully or where we are required to erase your personal data to comply with local law. Note, however, that we may not always be able to comply with your request of erasure for specific legal, transactional or contractual reasons which will be notified to you, if applicable, at the time of your request.
13.4. Object to processing of your personal data where we are relying on a legitimate interest (or those of a third party) and there is something about your particular situation which makes you want to object to processing on this ground as you feel it impacts on your fundamental rights and freedoms. You also have the right to object where we are processing your personal data for direct marketing purposes. In some cases, we may demonstrate that we have compelling legitimate grounds to process your information which override your rights and freedoms.
13.5. Request restriction of processing of your personal data. This enables you to ask us to suspend the processing of your personal data in the following cases:
13.5.1.if you want us to establish the data’s accuracy;
13.5.2.where our use of the data is unlawful but you do not want us to erase it;
13.5.3.where you need us to hold the data even if we no longer require it as you need it to establish, exercise or defend legal claims; or
13.5.4.you have objected to our use of your data but we need to verify whether we have overriding legitimate grounds to use it.
13.6. Request the transfer of your personal data to you or to a third party. We will provide to you, or a third party you have chosen, your personal data in a structured, commonly used, machine-readable format. Note that this right only applies to automated information which you initially provided consent for us to use or where we used the information to perform a contract with you.
13.7. Withdraw consent at any time where we are relying on consent to process your personal data. However, this will not affect the lawfulness of any processing carried out before you withdraw your consent. If you withdraw your consent, we may not be able to provide certain products or services to you. We will advise you if this is the case at the time you withdraw your consent.
13.8. Please send all data requests marked for the attention of Data Protection Officer to email@example.com
“Digital Marketing Service Providers
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