Privacy Policy

Britain’s Future is committed to protecting the privacy of those with whom we interact with, and recognises the need to respect information that is disclosed to us. This privacy policy sets out how we use any information you may give us when you visit this website, as well as how we may disclose that information. Whenever you provide personal information we will treat that information in accordance with current UK Data Protection legislation.

We respect your privacy. We do not provide your information to other third parties without your consent.

This website has been set up to make a positive and optimistic case for Brexit and Britain’s future with the rest of the world outside the EU. The purpose of using this website is to be informed, and to be able to contribute to the debate.

Britain’s Future allows you to take action and make your voice heard through digital services and, social media and you can also use our website to contact elected representatives via a pre-prepared message to their email account.

By participating in and contributing to our website, you are agreeing to communication with you using whatever communication method you provide like an email address, you can contact us via the digital social media platforms we operate on in support of this website.

How is your personal information collected?

We collect your personal data from the information you supply to us on any form or correspondence. We may collect the following information about you: your name, email address, and other information that identifies you. This includes where you might “follow”, “like” or otherwise link your social media accounts to a campaign via a third-party website.

Any correspondence you send may be retained, and we would therefore hold and process the personal data in that correspondence. We may also retain any information you upload or post on our website which may include photos and personal comments, and therefore personal data. You give us an implied licence by providing this to us to use it royalty free.

Your keep logs visits to, and any interactions with, this website. This can includes your IP address, length of visit and number of page views. This information is required for the website to work correctly and allows us to improve the performance and functionality of the website.

By using Google Analytics or other services, those providers or we may record information from your device or web browser when you interact with our sites, including location data, operating system and links you have clicked on, including through email and social media. Our website uses Google Analytics for traffic analysis, which enables Google Analytics to collect data about our traffic via Google advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers, in addition to data collected through a standard Google Analytics implementation.

How does Britain’s Future use your information?

When you complete any forms provided on our website, we will collect the information you give to us and we may use it to communicate with you or to interact with you digitally. We process your personal data with your consent, due to legal obligations or in our legitimate interests.

Britain’s Future wants to keep in touch with our supporters. We use your data to help us decide which content or services may be of interest to you. We may use your personal data to deliver information to you. This would include our market research on your opinions, and may include us using your personal information in the design of our marketing and campaigns on social media.

We also use your personal for administration so that we have a record of your relationship with us. This includes information on donations you have made to us.

How is data stored?

We use standard security measures take to safeguard your information and put in place appropriate measures to prevent personal data from being accidentally lost, used, accessed in an unauthorised way, altered or disclosed. The web server is password protected and the website also uses CloudFare to protect from external threats. We limit access to your personal data but cannot not guarantee or warrant that security measures will prevent data breaches, and we have procedures to deal with suspected data breaches. We will notify you and the relevant regulator of any data breach as legally required. We will notify you and the relevant regulator of any data breach as required by law.

Data Retention

We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. We review annually what we hold, and always consider if we still need the personal data, factoring in if it is sensitive, at risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure, and the processing purposes.

In some circumstances we may anonymise your personal data for research or statistical purposes in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you as we would no longer be identifying you in the processing.

Cookies

‘Cookies’ are small data files that are sent from a server during a browsing session and which enables the server to collect information about how you navigate the Britain’s Future website.

You can find out more about the way cookies work here: https://ico.org.uk/your-data-matter/online/cookies/

Cookies are only used on this site to hold data from one page to another. They are not used to store personal information.

Analytics cookies are used by us and by third parties who may process data for us for analytics purposes (e.g. Google Analytics) so that we can manage and improve the performance and design of our sites and for monitoring, auditing, research and reporting.

Most browsers allow you to turn off the cookie function. If you want to know how to do this, please look at the help menu on your browser. However, if you turn off the cookie function you will not receive the full functionality of the website.

Consent

We will only collect your personal data if you have signed up to hear about Britain’s Future. We will only use your personal data which you have provided to us if you have expressly given permission for us to contact you. You may give permission when you sign up through our website or when you take action using our pages on digital platforms such as Facebook, Twitter or other digital platforms. To change your setting on external services, please see the links below and refer to their privacy notices.

To opt-out of Twitter communication, please visit the Digital Advertising Alliance’s consumer choice tool at optout.aboutads.info to opt out of seeing interest-based advertising from Twitter in your current browser.

To opt-out or manage your Facebook ads please visit:
https://www.facebook.com/ads/preferences

Opting-out

If you would like to opt-out, you can at any time by emailing [email protected] with the subject line “Opt Out”.

Other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.

Changes to Britain’s Future Privacy policy

This Privacy Policy is reviewed and updated from time to time. Do check this page periodically in order to review the latest version.
We welcome your questions regarding privacy. Please contact the privacy officer at [email protected]