New Data Protection Legislation is coming into force in the UK on 25 May 2018. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is EU wide legislation, and is currently being enacted into UK law and will become the 2018 Data Protection Act.
This legislation will affect every business that handles personal data for clients, customers or staff. Personal data has been defined by the Act as ‘any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified’.
The data we collected on you
The personal data we collected included information relating to your name, address, date of birth, and wider contact details. We also hold data relating to your training with us which may include information about any relevant health, disability or learning issues.
We never share any of your information.
We will retain your data for 7 years following the end of your treatments or programs.
You have Individual Rights under the Data Protection act 2018
· To be informed about the personal data we hold on you
· To access your personal data
· To object to the processing of your personal data
· Restrict the processing of your personal data
· To rectify your personal data
· To erase your personal data
You can exercise your Individual Rights at any time without charge.
We will take all appropriate technical and organisational steps to protect the confidentiality, integrity, availability and authenticity of your data.