Your privacy is important. This notice explains our online information practices, the choices you can make about the way your information is used at our site, and the measures taken to protect your privacy and security. It is available for you on all of our pages.
Glasgow Science Centre is an independent Scottish Charity: SC030809. The registered office of Glasgow Science Centre is 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA.
Glasgow Science Centre complies with all required legislation, including:
- Data Protection Act 1998
- Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
- The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003
Information about you
You can access our website and browse the site without disclosing any personal data.
We do not collect personally identifiable information about you unless you carry out one of the following actions:
- sign up to our Newsletter
- purchase an admission ticket or a Science Passport
- log in to your account to purchase admission tickets or Science Passports, or manage your Science Passport membership
- contact us using one of the methods available on our Contact Us page
This information is gathered by our web service provider, and made accessible only to Glasgow Science Centre staff. It will only be used for the purpose for which it has been supplied (i.e. to reply to any comments, to send you newsletters, or to process or update your purchases).
How we will use the information we collect
Glasgow Science Centre regularly uses non-personally-identifiable information collected from our website to aid our understanding of how the site is being used and how we can improve it. This process is conducted using aggregated data, and cannot be used to identify any specific individual or their data.
Customers who have signed up to our Newsletter or Science Passport will receive targeted news and information, but we will always offer you the option to opt out of these communications in the footer of each email. We will never share, rent, or sell your personally identifiable information.
If you are interested in applying for a job at Glasgow Science Centre and choose to submit curriculum vitae information by email, we will use it only for the internal application review process. We will then destroy it according to our data destruction policy.
Disclosure of information
We will never share your information with third parties, unless you give us specific approval to do so, or we are required to do so by any relevant legislation.
Access to information held by us
You can ask us about any personal information we hold about you by emailing a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will provide you with a readable copy of any personal information within one week, although we will require proof of your identity before we do so. There will be no charge for providing this information.
We allow you to challenge the data that we hold about you, and where appropriate you may have the data:
- rectified or amended
Confidentiality and security
We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect the personal data that we have under our control from:
- unauthorised access
- improper use or disclosure
- unauthorised modification
- unlawful destruction or accidental loss
All our employees and data processors, who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of visitors' personal data.
Third-party sites and sponsors
Our site contains links to other sites whose information practices may be different than ours. We have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties. Therefore, you should consult the other sites' privacy notices before entering any data on their sites.
We reserve the right to update this policy or any part of it from time to time. Any updates will be available in this section of the website.