This privacy statement only covers the Kent & Essex Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (K&EIFCA) website at www.kentandessex-ifca.gov.uk. This statement does not cover links within this site to other websites.
What information do we collect about you?
We collect information when you register with us for information or services, such as applying for a licence or a grant. We also collect information when you voluntarily complete customer satisfaction surveys, provide feedback, sign-up for a newsletters, apply for a job or if you make an official complaint.
How will we use the information?
We collect information to send you information, process your grant or licence or job application, process a complaint or to contact you with information or services closely related to your interests. We will not pass your information on to a third party, unless you give us express permission to do so or the third party is carrying out work on our behalf. The third party will only be able to use the information to carry out their work.
Complaints or queries
We try to maintain the highest standards when collecting personal information. Any complaints about it are taken very seriously and we encourage people to bring it to our attention if they believe our collection or use of information is unfair or inappropriate.
Access to personal information
We try to be as open as it can in terms of providing people access to their personal information. Individuals can make a “subject access request” under the Data Protection Act 1998, and if we hold any information about you we will:
- describe it to you
- explain why we are holding it
- tell you who it could be disclosed to
- let you have a copy of it.
To make a request for personal information, please contact:
Data Protection Officer
Kent & Essex Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority
This draft policy was created on the 4th March 2011.