Privacy Policy

Scottish Interfaith Week (we, our) is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018.

Scottish Interfaith Week will not collect any personal information about you unless you consent to this or volunteer this information. Such information includes data such as your name, telephone number, address or email address. Where such information is collected, Scottish Interfaith Week will only forward on your information to third parties with your consent. We may decide to change this privacy policy. In the event that we change anything, we will update the policy on our website and will notify you of any major changes by making an announcement on our website.

We may collect and process information about your interactions with us, including details about donations or funding you give to us, events or activities that you register for or attend and any other support you provide to us. We may use your personal data to:

  • Invite you to participate in our events;
  • Send emails or newsletters to keep you informed of our work and related activities;
  • Process donations and funding we may receive from you;
  • Fundraise;
  • Analyse and improve our internal processes; or
  • Where we are required by law, disclose or otherwise use your information
  • You have a right to request to see the data we hold about you, and to ask for changes to be made. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at

Signing up to our mailing list

Scottish Interfaith Week collects the personal data including name and contact details of those who sign up to our mailing list. This could also include further details such as organisation and faith or belief if provided voluntarily. We process this data for the purpose of keeping mailing list subscribers informed about our work including news, opportunities, events and fundraising through email updates and invitations. This helps us to tailor our email content and deliver the organisation’s purposes as a registered charity. You can unsubscribe or change your preferences at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of each email.

Registering for events

Scottish Interfaith Week collects the personal data of those who register to attend an event. This includes name, contact details and organisation/faith or belief if provided voluntarily. We process this data for the purpose of event delivery and to gain a better understanding of our effectiveness as an interfaith organisation that aims to reach out to people of all backgrounds. We use a third-party provider, Eventbrite, to store this information and send emails to attendees. Attendees may be sent an email following an event if the content is directly related to the event they attended. Details collected in this way will not be added to our mailing list unless explicit consent for this is given.

Using our website

Simply by browsing this website, Scottish Interfaith Week will not record any personal data about you except your IP address. Your IP address is the individual identification number that is assigned to your computer when it is connected to the internet. It is required to be used by our EU-based servers to enable you to browse the website. It is also stored for up to a month in logs to enable us to investigate errors.

This privacy statement only covers the Scottish Interfaith Week website and does not include any links to other websites. If you visit third-party websites from our main website, you should remember that this is not our website and therefore you should read the terms and conditions and Privacy Notice on those third-party websites before continuing. We are not responsible for any use of your information that is made by other websites and/or organisations.

Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored by your browser (e.g. Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari etc.) on your computer or mobile device. They allow websites to store information regarding user preferences. You can think of cookie as providing ‘memory’ for the website, so that it can recognise you when you come back and respond appropriately.

How We Use Cookies

At Scottish Interfaith Week we use cookies for:-

  • Analytical data – measuring how many people are using services, so they can be made easier to use and there’s enough capacity to ensure they are fast
  • Enabling a service to recognise your device so you don’t have to give the same information several times during one task
  • Preventing fraudulent activity
  • Improving security – recognising that you may already have given a username and password so you don’t need to do it for every web page requested
  • Third-Party Cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service.

Where Can You Find Out More Information About Cookies

Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit or

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit