Branch Data Protection – Privacy Notice

To assist Branches in complying with the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) please find below an example of a Branch Privacy Notice that can be adapted by Branches. This will ensue that the Trustees and Committee are conforming to the latest regulations.

The RHQ Data Protection Advisor (DPA) has also provided us with a useful Do’s & Don’ts guide for reference.



Charity Commission News:
Issue 60

Published 24 May 2018

Reminder: keep your details up to date …
In April 2018 we sent out an email to remind all charities and trustees of the importance of trustee responsibilities in relation to safeguarding

This edition includes:

  • a reminder to keep your details up to date
  • advice on safeguarding in charities
  • automatic disqualification guidance for charities
  • the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
  • new welcome pack for charity trustees
  • fundraising charities: additional reporting requirements
  • Charity Commission welcomes its new Chair
  • insider fraud findings and advice for charities
  • top tips for preventing, detecting and responding to fraud
  • cyber security: charity guide
  • charities will need a Legal Entity Identifier to trade in financial instruments
  • new simplified financial sanctions guidance for charities operating overseas
  • keeping in touch with the Charity Commission … read more here