The Bhavan is a registered charity (number 312879) and can be contacted at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan 4a Castledown Roda, West Kensington, London W14 9HE or by email: email@example.com or by telephone on 02073813086/4608.
By contacting us, using our services or visiting the website, you are agreeing to be bound by this Policy. If you have any queries regarding this Policy, please contact us as indicated above.
We collect information that personally identifies you and allows us to communicate solely with you. The information so collected includes your name, e-mail address or your company details, if applicable.
We collect personal information when you register as a member such as your name, postal address, phone number, date of birth.
We do not usually collect “sensitive personal information” about you unless there is a clear reason for doing so, such as when you complete our application form we may ask you to provide information so we can provide appropriate facilities for you. We will make it clear to you when collecting this information as to what we are collecting and why.
Use of your personal information
• Used lawfully, fairly and in a transparent way and is accurate and uptodate.
• Collected only for valid and relevant purposes that we have clearly explained to you and not used in any way that is incompatible with those purposes.
• Kept only as long as necessary for the purposes we have told you about and kept securely
We will only acquire personal information about you in limited circumstances such as when you apply to be a member or make a donation or when you wish to follow a course at the Bhavan and you complete an application form either on line or in paper form. We will only retain personal information for the purpose of communicating with you as our member/friend and for providing you regularly with the planned activities and events at The Bhavan. We do not share any information about you with or sell to, any third parties.
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
• To enable you to become a member so you can join our classes and activities
• To process your donations or other payments and verify any financial transactions
• To provide services, activities and classes
• To send out our newsletter or member communications
• To update you on administrative matters about donations, events or services or classes
• To keep a record of your relationship with members
Security of your personal information
We hold information about you and use it for the restrictive purposes referred to above and in compliance with the relevant law. We have in place the appropriate security measures and procedures at the Bhavan aimed at protecting the information about you against loss, misuse, alteration or unintentional destruction. Our employees who have access to the data are well trained to maintain the confidentiality of such information.
Do We Provide Information To Other Parties?
We will never sell your data to any third party nor will we share your details with other entities for marketing purposes.
Sometimes, we may need to share your information with a small number of trusted partners (service providers, agents and affiliated companies) but only for the purposes outlined above (e.g. a supplier that processes donor forms or a supplier that processes payments securely). Where we use third parties, we require them to adhere to appropriate controls to protect personal information.
In certain cases, we may need to transfer certain data to other parts of our organisation or to third parties located outside of the European Economic Area and, in particular, in India.
‘Cookies’ are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enable the server to collect information from the browser. Essentially it takes the form of a small text file deposited on your computer’s hard drive.
You have rights under the GDPR:
• to access your personal data
• to be provided with information about how your personal data is processed
• to have your personal data corrected
• to have your personal data erased in certain circumstances
• to object to or restrict how your personal data is processed
• to have your personal data transferred to yourself or to another business in certain circumstances.
Data Protection (Rights of Access)
You have the right to ask for a copy of the information we hold about you and to have any inaccuracies corrected.
If you wish to exercise these rights, please contact us as indicated above. Changes to this Privacy Statement.
Disclaimer: The information provided in this website is intended for general information purpose. We endeavour to keep the information provided up-to-date and correct. We give no warranties of any kind about the completeness, accuracy, reliability or suitability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. The Bhavan will not be liable for any loss or damage of the data whether it is indirect or consequential or profits arising in connection with the use of this website.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under The Bhavan’s control. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, The Bhavan takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
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