Under the Data Protection Act, we have a legal obligation to protect any information that we collect from you. The Smartcard Networking Forum will never sell, rent or otherwise make available your personal information to anyone other than its registered members or authorised agents (who have agreed to keep information confidential and secure).
You do not need to register to use scnf.org.uk but registration is necessary to access the Members' secure area of the site.
The registration information collected is:
* Your name
* Your local authority/organisation name
* Your job position/role (which is optional)
* Your email address
* The smart card interests of your authority/organisation (which is optional)
Other information collected:
* Feedback by way of comments submitted by you
* Questions asked of the site administrator
* Other e-mails to the site administrator
Use of Information
If you register as a Member we may send you details of Forum events, news and other items likely to be of interest to you.
Access to your information
You can amend or delete (un-register) your information at any time by submitting a request by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Un-registering will affect the removal from our records of all personal details you have given us.
Site usage information
Records of the use made of the web site is by way of log files. Log files allow us to record visitors' use of the site. We use log files to assess the use made of the web site and plan new content, or changes to existing content, based on the way that visitors move around it. Log files do not contain any personal information or information about which other sites you have visited.
The controller of information collected on this site is the SmartCard Networking Forum - an unincorporated association operated for the benefit of UK local authority members and other organisations as described on the "Home" page. The Forum may be contacted as detailed on the "Contact Us" page of this site. For further information on your rights under the Data protection Act see www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk.