Scottish Family Party (“Scottish Family Party”) operates scottishfamily.org and may operate other websites. It is Scottish Family Parties’ policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Scottish Family Party collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Scottish Family Parties’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Scottish Family Parties’ visitors use its website. From time to time, Scottish Family Party may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Scottish Family Parties’ websites choose to interact with Scottish Family Party in ways that require Scottish Family Party to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Scottish Family Party gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with Scottish Family Party are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Scottish Family Party collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Scottish Family Party. Scottish Family Party does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Scottish Family Party may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. Scottish Family Party may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Scottish Family Party does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Scottish Family Party discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Scottish Family Parties’ behalf or to provide services available at Scottish Family Parties’ websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using Scottish Family Parties’ websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Scottish Family Party will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, Scottish Family Party discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Scottish Family Party believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Scottish Family Party, third parties or the public at large. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Scottish Family Party takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Other Privacy Policies
We use a membership site PaySubsOnline. Please see their data protection statement here. We use PayPal and GoCardless for taking donations and membership fees. Please see their respective Privacy Policies here and here. We use Facebook and Twitter. Please see their respective Privacy Policies here and here.