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Personal Data Privacy Notice

This Privacy Notice applies to the personal data we collect from you. If you provide us with any personal information you are agreeing to our use of that information on the terms set out below.

If you do not wish to use our services then please contact: Volunteer Centre Dorset on 01305 269214 or [email protected] to enable us to signpost you to suitable local services instead.

Data Controller

Volunteer Centre Dorset is the Data Controller providing a Volunteering Service.  

The Role of Data Controller

Volunteer Centre Dorset are responsible for deciding how your personal data is processed and for what purposes. We will ensure that we and any of our sub-processors comply with data protection laws.

Your personal data

Personal data relates to a natural person who can be identified from the data e.g., your first name, surname, and email address. We will process your personal data in accordance with the relevant data protection legislation the Data Protection Act 2018 Plus Amendments.

Why we collect your personal data

We collect personal data with legitimate interest or a lawful basis in order to supply you with the services you have requested, to identify you on our systems and for reporting purposes.


What will my information be used for?
To contact you regarding the service(s) you have enquired about or requested.
To contact you to request feedback if you have agreed to this.
To contact you to let you know if any of the terms of the service are changing.
We will use anonymised data to create reports about the Volunteering Service.

How is my information stored?

Data is stored or processed on servers based in the UK/EU and will not be processed and/or transferred to any country outside the EEA or to any International Organisation without your prior written consent.

Who can access my information?

When you supply your personal information in order to be referred to a service, you are giving your consent for Volunteer Centre Dorset to process your personal data in accordance with data protection laws and for us to share your personal data with the organisations providing the service(s).

Other system administrators at Volunteer Centre Dorset may also process your personal data for administrative purposes. Otherwise, your information will never be passed on to a third party without your permission unless we, the Volunteer Centre Dorset are legally obliged to do so.

What if I do not want you to store my information anymore?

Please contact Volunteer Centre Dorset to exercise your rights in relation to personal data law. Our contact details are set out below.

Volunteer Centre Dorset ceases to trade

If Volunteer Centre Dorset ceases to trade, we will promptly return or delete all of your personal data.

Complaints Procedure

If you have any queries or wish to make a complaint about the Volunteering Service, please contact either:

 Volunteer Centre Dorset
 The Coach House
 Acland Road
 DT1 1EF
 [email protected]          https://www.volunteeringdorset.org.uk
 01305 269214

 If you have concerns about how your data is being handled you can also contact the Information Commissioner’s Office contact details at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/ or call the helpline on 0303 123 1113.


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Volunteer Centre Dorset are thankful for the support from:

Dorset County Council
National Lottery Fund