Legalities

Copyright
The material on this site is subject to Copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. It may be reproduced free of charge in any medium or format for research, private study or internal use within an organisation. This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. This information must not be used for profit.

Permission to reproduce SCRA Copyright material does not extend to any material on this site which is the copyright of a third party as is the case with some photographs. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

Disclaimer
SCRA seeks to ensure that the information published on its website is up to date and accurate. However, the information on the website does not constitute legal or professional advice, and SCRA cannot accept any liability for actions arising from its use.

SCRA provides links to external websites. SCRA cannot be held responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites nor does SCRA accept liability for their accuracy or content.

We encourage all visitors to be aware, and read the privacy statements of every web site that collects personally identifiable information.

If you come across any links that do not work, please report them to: communications@scra.gsi.gov.uk.

Images
All photographs of children and young people on this site have been posed by models.

Privacy Policy
SCRA is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our website. Under the Data Protection Act 1998, SCRA must safeguard the information which we collect from you.

When you visit the site, you do not have to give us any information about yourself. If you choose to e-mail us or complete an online form, SCRA will not pass on this information to third parties.

When someone visits our website we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.

Cookies
We use Google Analytics to help analyse use of our website. This analytical tool uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google.

This information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity for SCRA. To find out more about cookies, including how to control and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. If you wish to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you can download their opt-out plug in.

SCRA will not (and will not allow any third party) to use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any personally identifiable information of visitors to our site. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source as part of our use of the Google statistical analytics tool. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither SCRA nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user.

Information requests
All requests should be emailed to inforequest@scra.gsi.gov.uk.

More information
For more information on Data Protection or Subject Access Requests, please visit the Contact Us section of our website.

Receive our e-news bulletin

Enter email to sign up to our newsletter