Gravesham District Scout Association (Gravesham Scouts) takes the issue of privacy very seriously and is committed to protecting and respecting our users' privacy online. This Privacy Statement sets out our current data processing practices. If you have any queries or concerns regarding these practices, you should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
1. The information we collect
2. Registration information
When you register with www.scouts.org.uk, we ask for your name, group / unit and postcode. We usually also capture your IP address at the time you register.
3. Sharing of data
We will only share data supplied by you (or collected about you) within Gravesham Scouts.
may include interactive advertising for other businesses as part of the site operation. We may use, and provide to third parties, your contact details if you have given us permission to do so.
5. Legal jurisdiction
All personal information and details is held on and processed by computers situated in the United Kingdom.
6. Further information
Gravesham Scouts will, as part of it's normal operation send out information emails. Members opt for these emails as they register.
7. Disclosure of data by order of a Court and Security
We reserve the right to communicate a Member's personal information we hold to third parties who are empowered by regulation, statute or order of a court.
We have security measures in place to protect our customer database. Access to this database is restricted internally.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
We embed videos from YouTube. This may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page.
9. The Data Protection act
You can obtain further information about data protection laws by visiting the Information Commissioner's website at
10. Contacting Gravesham Scouts
Details of how to contact Gravesham Scouts are on the Contact us page
If you want to contact us to raise any questions about this privacy statement, or any general matters relating to www.graveshamscouts.org.uk, you can contact us using this email address: email@example.com.
Please use this address if you wish to request from us a copy of the personal data we hold about you. Please note that under English law we are entitled to charge you a fee for providing this service.
11. Google Analytics
Type of user agent (web browser) used, software manufacture and version number.
Type of operating system
Screen colors (color processing ability of the users screen)
Network location and IP address
Can include country, city, state, region, county, or any other geographic data.
Bandwidth (internet connection speed)
Time of visit
Time spent on each page of the website
Referring site statistics
The website (URI) the user came through in order to arrive at this website (example: clicking on a hyperlink from Yahoo.com that took the user to this website)
Search engine query used (example: typing in a phrase into a search engine like Google, and clicking on a link from that search engine)
This data is only used to optimise our website for our visitors.
This data DOES NOT include any personalised identification information such as:
Bank account numbers
Credit card information