Data Privacy Statement

Rosyth Baptist Church


Provided under the  UK law on data protection applicable post 25 May 2018.

Lawful Basis

As part of the work of the church, we need to “process personal data”. That means we handle, keep and use things like your name,  contact details, and other relevant information. We gather and process this data on the lawful basis that  we do so  in the course of our legitimate activities, or to fulfil our legal obligations (for example, to keep vulnerable people safe). Any other data processing will be done only after you have given us explicit consent.  We undertake to gather and process this data with appropriate safeguards.

Whose information do we hold and why?

Processing is in relation to members, former members and those having regular contact, in connection with the pursuit of our purposes as a church. Personal data is not disclosed outside the church processes without the consent of the data subjects (i.e. those to whom the data belongs).

How long will we keep this information & your rights concerning it?

We will keep your data for the period of your involvement with the church. It may also be archived as part of our historical record of membership of the church. You have the right to request access to your personal data held by us, to change and update those details. You can also withdraw consent for us to hold your data at any time and we will immediately take action to delete/ destroy it.

Note: Your provision of this data is not part of a statutory requirement or obligation.

The Data Controller is:

Rosyth Baptist Church, Queensferry Road, Rosyth, Scotland, KY11 2JJ


Data Protection Contact Point is:

Peter Smith

contact details as above. (Include GDPR in the title)

You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office (the Supervisory Authority for Data Protection) on 0303 123 1113.