The following outlines the Mayor’s Fund for London policy and commitment to user privacy.
We are committed to protecting your privacy and processing your personal data in accordance with the Data Protection Act (DPA) 1998. This policy explains how information we collect about you is used and kept secure, your privacy choices when using our website, and your right to access your information under the DPA.
The information we collect about you
We may use your personal information for a number of purposes, including:
- To deal with your requests and enquiries.
- To contact you for reasons related to your enquiry.
- To notify you about updates to the website.
- To use your IP address to monitor traffic and gather browsing behaviours of visitors to our websites. We will not use your IP address to identify you in any way.
Your personal information will not be used for marketing purposes or any other services unless you have specifically agreed to be contacted for these purposes.We will only share your personal information with a third party if required to do so by law or for the purposes of crime prevention or detection.
Protecting your information
We have appropriate technical and organisational measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Any personal information you provide to us is stored securely on password and firewall protected servers and all website transactions are protected using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology.
However, the Internet is not generally a secure medium for communication and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of any information you send to us over the Internet.
A cookie is a piece of text that a website transfers to your computer’s hard disk so that it can remember who you are. They make interaction between your computer and our website faster and easier by remembering any registration details and preferences from previous visits.
A cookie will typically contain the name of the website from which the cookie has come, the lifetime of the cookie and a value. It does not give us access to the rest of your computer and only the site that created the cookie can read it.
We use the following types of cookie:
Session cookies: to ensure you are recognised when you move from page to page within our site and that any information you enter is remembered.
Persistent cookies: to recognise you as a unique visitor to our website so that we can tailor content to match your interests.
You can control cookies through your web browser, just click on browser settings to find out the options your chosen browser allows. If you’d like to learn more about cookies, including how they have been set and how to manage them, visit All About Cookies.
We embed videos from our YouTube channel, therefore, due to YouTube’s privacy-enhanced policy you may find that cookies are set on your computer once you have clicked to play the videos. However YouTube doesn’t store personally-identifiable cookie information relating to playbacks of embedded videos when using their privacy-enhanced mode. You can find out more at YouTube Help.
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, you can ask to see any personal information that we hold about you. Such requests are called subject access requests.
If you would like to make a subject access request, please contact the Mayor’s Fund for London at:
The Queen’s Walk
London SE1 2AA
You will also need to provide two forms of identification, for example, driving licence, utility bill or passport and, if appropriate, any particulars about the source or location of the information you are requesting.
This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.
Mayor’s Fund for London
The Queen’s Walk
Or email: firstname.lastname@example.org