At Turning Wheel Buddhist Temple we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of visitors to our website and subscribers to our newsletter. Here you will find information on what data we collect from our website (https://www.turningwheel.org.uk/; "the Site"), how we use that data and how we ensure your privacy is maintained.
What information do we collect about you?
We collect information about you when you voluntarily fill in our contact form, subscribe to our newsletter, or download and send us a Gift Aid form or a standing order form.
How do we use the information about you?
If you fill in our contact form, we will use this information to answer your enquiry and tell you about the temple, and to contact you at other times if we need to provide additional information. We may retain your information for up to two years after your last contact with the temple. You can ask for your details to be deleted at any time by contacting the Resident Monk.
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we use that information to send you the newsletter which contains temple news, updates and other related information.
You have a right at any time to opt out from receiving our newsletter. If you no longer wish to receive it, you can click the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of any of our newsletters or contact the Resident Monk.
We will not share your information for marketing purposes with other organisations or businesses.
If you download a Gift Aid form from this website and send it to us, we will share this information with HM Revenue and Customs to reclaim the tax on your donations. We retain this information for six years after the last donation covered by the Gift Aid Declaration, as we are required to do by law. For more information, please see HM Revenue and Customs website.
If you download a standing order form from this website and send it to us, we will send this form on to your bank, so that they can set up the standing order. We do not share this information with any other third party. We retain a copy of this form whilst the standing order is active.
How can you access and correct your information?
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please contact the Resident Monk. There is no charge for this service.
We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information that you think is inaccurate.
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How we protect your information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information.
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This document was last updated on the 24th of May 2018