The trustees’ of the 109th Scout Group take data security and data protection very seriously. This webpage has been put together to ensure all our members are fully informed of what data the Group keeps, why it needs to keep that data and how it keeps data safe. If you have any questions, queries or concerns about data protection, please speak to your son / daughters section leader.
All information given will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Information given will only be used in connection with your son/daughter’s membership of the Scout Movement in the United Kingdom. The Scout Association, at all levels, may itself use your contact details (post and e-mail) to keep in touch with you about Scouting.
However, by law we need your express permission for certain direct marketing services. The 109th Scout Group does not take part in any form of direct marketing and will not use or share your details for this purpose. If The Scout Association at any other level wishes to use your information for direct marketing, it must ask your permission and you are at liberty to refuse that permission.