What is collected
The LVSC website does not store or capture any personal
information when someone visits it. The system will log your IP
address along with other information provided by your browser. This
may include the name and version of the browser you are using, your
operating system and any website address that referred you to the
LVSC website. This information will only be used for producing
anonymous website statistics and will be used to help us with the
delivery of the services on the website.
However the system will record personal information if you:
- subscribe or apply for services that require personal
information to be given;
- register for an event;
- use the contact us form and leave your details for us to
- report a fault and give your contact details for us to
When you visit the LVSC website pages, a small text files called
a 'cookie', is downloaded onto your computer. This is
called a session cookie. This will only remain on your
computer until you close your browser. This cookie is not
used to identify you personally in any way. We will use this
type of cookie to collect aggregated website statistics
that allow us to understand how visitors use the site. All of
the information collected will be anonymous and only used to help
us improve the website and report to funders on usage.
A persistent cookie will be downloaded when you first visit the
site. These remain in your browsers cookie store between
sessions. This type of cookie will allow us to identify repeat
visitors to the site. Persistent cookies are also used to allow
registered users to use the site without logging in on every
You may opt to view the site without cookies by adjusting your
browser's settings. If you do disable cookies some functions of the
site may no longer work correctly.
For more information on cookies see the All About Cookies website
What we will do with your information
The system will record personal information if you:
- subscribe to or apply for services that requires personal
- register for an event;
- report a fault and give your contact details for us to respond;
- contact us and leave your details for us to respond.
Any information that is collected by LVSC from this website will
only be used for monitoring purposes unless you have given consent
for your information to be used - eg. Providing us with your email
on a contact form so that we can get back to you.
We will ensure that all personal information supplied is held
securely, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. The data
controller is The London Voluntary Service Council (LVSC). If you
have any queries regarding this please contact us.