Bourne Christian Centre is committed to respecting your privacy and to complying with applicable data protection and privacy laws.
If you do submit personal information you can be assured that we will use your personal information only to support your continuing relationship with BCC and to keep you informed about future events and church services etc.
You should read this notice in conjunction with any Terms & Conditions of use for our website.
Personal Information Collection
We endeavour to collect and use your personal information only with your knowledge and consent and typically when you make enquiries, register for information or other services from the church, submit a job application or when you respond to communications from us (such as questionnaires or surveys).
The type of personal information we may collect could include, for example, your name and postal address, date of birth, gender, telephone numbers, email address etc. If you choose to provide us with any other personal information it will only be used in support of the intended purposes stated at the time at which it was collected, and subject to any preferences indicated by you.
How will we use your information?
We may use your information for a number of purposes which include church administration (including administration of gift-
However, you can contact us at any time to have your details removed from lists used by us, including Churchsuite to update your information or to otherwise tell us how you would like to receive information about our church services – the choice is yours.
To update your information please use Churchsuite (if you have access) or email the church office (firstname.lastname@example.org) and quote your name and address in the body of the email and tell us what you want to do (i.e. ‘opt-
When will we disclose your information to others?
We will not disclose any personal information to third parties unrelated to Bourne Christian Centre without your consent. We may, however, be obliged to disclose your personal information to meet any legal or regulatory requirements or obligations in accordance with applicable UK or European law.
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We may also collect non-
Access to your Information
You can write to us at any time to obtain details of the personal information we may hold about you. Please write to: Data Protection Lead, Bourne Christian Centre, Waters Road, Kingswood, Bristol, BS15 8BE.
Please quote your name and address together with your telephone number or mobile number. We would be grateful if could also provide brief details of what information you want a copy of (this helps us to more readily locate your data).
We will take all reasonable steps to confirm your identity before providing you with details of any personal information we may hold about you.
Bourne Christian Centre recognises that people are increasingly concerned about how personal information is protected from misuse and abuse and about privacy in general. BCC is constantly reviewing and enhancing its technical, physical and managerial procedures and rules to protect your personal data from unauthorised access, accidental loss and/or destruction.
Please be aware that communications over the Internet, such as emails/webmails, are not secure unless they have been encrypted. Your communications may route through a number of countries before being delivered – this is the nature of the World Wide Web/Internet. BCC cannot accept responsibility for any unauthorised access or loss of personal information that is beyond our control.