Website Privacy Policy

This document relates solely to information pertaining to the Oban Sailing Club website. For information stored in the Membership records please read the club Data Protection Policy

Oban Sailing Club may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy was first drafted on 1st June 2019 and last updated on 11th January 2022.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We may collect the following information via this website:

  • Website Cookies, including the IP address of the device you are browsing from.
  • Any data on Forms you choose to submit to us, such as Membership Application Forms, Training Course signup forms, Register an Interest Forms or Online Purchase Forms (excluding payment card details)

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Improving website design in response to how you browse our website.
  • Process your request to renew or apply for Club Membership, attend a attend a Training Course or Event, Notify you of new Events having Registered an Interest, or purchase goods or services online via our website.
  • Secure the site from malicious intent.

How we use cookies

Embedded content from other websites

Links to other websites

What data we share with others

Controlling your personal information

Online Payment Provider

Data Security

Registering An Interest in a future course/event

If you provide us with your name and email address for the purpose of registering an interest in a future course, then we will add your name to a Mailchimp mailing list. The list will only be used for the purpose of informing you of future courses to which you have requested to receive updates about. You may unsubscribe at any time by following the link on an email or emailing