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Privacy Notice

NOTE: This privacy notice takes effect on 25th May 2018 when the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect. 

The Bristol Motor Cycle and Light Car Club was established in 1911, became a limited company in 1951 and trades as Bristol Motor Club.

Bristol Motor Club respects your privacy and we will only use your information in the way we describe in this notice. When using your information, we aim to be fair and transparent, and to follow our obligations under UK data protection laws. Your information is used for administering club membership, activities, and competitions. For further information on how data is managed please read our Data Management Procedure.

Bristol Motor Club is the data controller for the purpose of GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018.

Our registered office is Riverwood Lodge, Moorend, Hambrook, BRISTOL BS16 1SP.

Our club contact for privacy and data is our Chairman and their contact details can be found at http://bristolmc.org.uk/committee-officers/

Collecting your information

We collect your information when you fill in membership application or renewal forms, and competition event entry forms. You can give us your information using paper forms or online forms. The information you give us may include your contact details (name, address, telephone number, email address), personal information and identifiers (membership number, competition licence number), and other information (vehicle details). When you give us information about another person, such as a child, parent, guardian, or emergency contact you should let that person know that you have given us the information.

If you are under 18 years old, we will also ask for information from your parent or guardian.

 

Using your information

We use your information when you first apply to become a member of Bristol Motor Club and then to administer and renew your club membership and provide you with member benefits. We also use your information when you enter club events. For competitions, we will publish some of your information in the programme and the results, which will be in the public domain. Your information is used in these ways to fulfil our contract with you.

We may ask you for emergency contact and next of kin details which we will only use in an emergency, and which is use for a legitimate interest. You should let the contact and next of kin know that you have given this information to us.

 

Sharing your information

We may share your information with the Motor Sports Association as required by its General Regulations for governing motor sport, with other MSA Registered Clubs, with medical personnel, or any other person or organisation, if we have to comply with a legal obligation. We may also share your information with service providers, for example event Timekeepers.

 

Our website

When you use our club website we may collect information about you, in particular your IP (Internet Protocol) address, by using cookies. We use this information to improve your web experience. Cookies help us to recognise you when you return to the website, and they may also help you to login securely to our web-based services, including on line entry and payment. For more detail about how we use cookies please see our Cookies Policy

The club website might contain links to other websites such as online entry and payment sites, partners, and advertisers. If you follow links to other websites please review the privacy policy for each site because we are not responsible for information you share on those sites.

 

Security for your information

Your information is held securely by us. We have taken all reasonable steps, and have in place appropriate security measures, to protect your information. For more information see our Data Management Procedure.

 

Your rights

You are entitled to a copy of the information we hold about you, and to ask us to correct any inaccuracies.

You may ask us to stop using your information, and to delete it, although by law we must maintain a permanent record of members. If you ask us to do this, we will not be able to continue our contract with you.

You may make a complaint to the Information Commissioner.

This privacy notice was last updated on 15 May 2018.