Under Data Protection legislation the Church Trustees of St Thomas Baptist Church are the Data Controller and the Church Secretary acts as our Data Protection Officer. By submitting your enquiry you are allowing St Thomas Baptist Church to hold the details you supply to enable us to respond to your enquiry, we hold this information by legitimate interest (it is essential for us to have the information to respond to your enquiry).
Your information may be shared within relevant church leadership to enable your enquiry to be answered. Information relating to enquiries made online will be stored for as long as necessary to respond to the relevant enquiry and then for up to a year afterwards, unless the enquiry results in longer term contact with the church.
You have the right to ask to see any information we hold about you by submitting a ‘Subject Access Request’ to the Church Secretary. You also have the right to ask for information which you believe to be incorrect to be rectified (please contact firstname.lastname@example.org).
If you are concerned about the way your information is being handled please speak to our Data Protection Officer. If you are still unhappy you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioners Office (https://ico.org.uk/concerns).