What Information will City Lit collect about me?
We may collect your personal information when you: participate in, access or sign up to any of our services, activities or online content – such as newsletters, competitions, live chats, phone or email us, vote, donate money to City Lit, reserve a place at an event, enrol or apply for one of our courses or create an account on our website.
Please note that we may need additional, sometimes sensitive, personal information from you such as ethnic origin, health, racial origin, political opinions, religious beliefs or sexual orientation (e.g. if you're applying to join one of our courses or applying for a job) This type of sensitive personal information is also known as ‘special categories of personal data’. The processing of special categories of personal data is only permitted in certain situations such as providing health and social care during your studies. However, in these circumstances, we’ll explain further why we’re collecting the information and how we’ll use it and always obtain your explicit consent to process specific categories of personal data...
What types of personal data do we collect?
- name, ethnic origin, gender preference and date of birth
- contact details including postal address, email and phone
- your communication preferences
- household situation
- employment information,
- prior education level,
- household status & residency status
- state benefits where relevant
- disability/learning difficulty information, and support information where relevant
- records of academic assessment and outcomes
City Lit collects information about how you use its websites and other City Lit online content, and the device(s) you use to access these services. This includes collecting unique online identifiers such as IP addresses, which are numbers that can uniquely identify a specific computer or other network device on the web. For more information, please see the section on ‘What are cookies and how does City Lit use them’.