Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how we use and protect any information that you give us when you use this website.

We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

We 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 is effective from 1st May 2018.

1. Your personal data – what is it?
Personal data relates to a living individual who can be identified from that data. Identification can be by the information alone or in conjunction with any other information in the data controller’s possession or likely to come into such possession. The processing of personal data is governed by the General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”).

2. Who are we?
The Miller Centre Theatre Company (Reg Charity No: 1044236) is the data controller (contact details below). This means it decides how your personal data is processed and for what purposes.

3. How do we process your personal data?
The Miller Centre Theatre Company complies with its obligations under the “GDPR” by keeping personal data up to date; by storing and destroying it securely; by not collecting or retaining excessive amounts of data; by protecting personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorised access and disclosure and by ensuring that appropriate technical measures are in place to protect personal data.
We use your personal data for the following purposes: –
• To meet the objectives of the Charity as set out in our Constitution ie to advance the education of the public in the dramatic arts and the development of public taste therein, particularly by presenting plays at the Miller Centre, Caterham, Surrey;
• To administer membership records;
• To fundraise and promote the interests of the charity;
• To manage our employees and volunteers;
• To maintain our own accounts and records (including the processing of gift aid applications);
• To inform you of news, events, activities and services running at The Miller Centre

4. What is the legal basis for processing your personal data?
Explicit consent of the data subject is sought so that we can keep you informed about news, events, activities and services and process your ticket purchases, membership subscriptions and gift aid donations.
Processing is necessary for carrying out obligations under employment, social security or social protection law, or a collective agreement; and this processing is carried out by a not-for-profit body with a political, philosophical, religious or trade union aim provided: –
• the processing relates only to members or former members (or those who have regular contact with it in connection with those purposes); and
• there is no disclosure to a third party without consent.

5. Sharing your personal data
Your personal data will be treated as strictly confidential and will only be shared with other members of the charity in order to carry out a service to other members or for purposes connected with the charity. We will only share your data with third parties outside of the charity with your consent.

6. How long do we keep your personal data?
We keep data relating to (a) current membership, (b) ticket purchases (c) mailing lists and (d) gift aid.
We retain this data (a) whilst membership is current; (b) for a period of 24 months; (c) until you unsubscribe from our mailing list and (d) for up to 6 years after the calendar year to which it relates.

7. Your rights and your personal data
Unless subject to an exemption under the GDPR, you have the following rights with respect to your personal data: –
• The right to request a copy of your personal data which The Miller Centre Theatre Company holds about you;
• The right to request that The Miller Centre Theatre Company corrects any personal data if it is found to be inaccurate or out of date;
• The right to request your personal data is erased where it is no longer necessary for The Miller Centre Theatre Company to retain such data;
• The right to withdraw your consent to the processing at any time
• The right to request that the data controller provide the data subject with his/her personal data and where possible, to transmit that data directly to another data controller, (known as the right to data portability), (where applicable)
• The right, where there is a dispute in relation to the accuracy or processing of your personal data, to request a restriction is placed on further processing;
• The right to object to the processing of personal data, (where applicable)
• The right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioners Office.

8. Further processing
If we wish to use your personal data for a new purpose, not covered by this Data Protection Notice, then we will provide you with a new notice explaining this new use prior to commencing the processing and setting out the relevant purposes and processing conditions. Where and whenever necessary, we will seek your prior consent to the new processing.

9. Contact Details
To exercise all relevant rights, queries of complaints please in the first instance contact:
• the Data Controller at The Miller Centre Theatre Company, 30 Godstone Road, Caterham CR3 6RA
• Tel: 01883 349850 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
You can contact the Information Commissioners Office on 0303 123 1113 or via email https://ico.org.uk/global/contact-us/email/ or at the Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire. SK9 5AF.