Privacy policy

This privacy policy explains how we process your personal data. If you have any questions or comments about this privacy policy, please let us know by emailing bob.robinson@gmb.org.uk or write to us at the address below. 

This Website is operated by GMB Wales and South West  (GMB, we, us or our, for short) a regional arm of the membership-based trade union organisation GMB. We are the “data controller” (i.e. the legal entity which decides the means and purpose for the processing of your personal data) for the purpose of applicable data protection law.

How we process your personal data

If you contact us about our services, the forms you complete or the emails you send may include information about you, such as your name as the contact point for an organisation, your email address, the organisation's address and your enquiry. We use this information to respond to your enquiries. 

exp_last_activity-Every time the state is updated (the page reloaded) the last activity cookie is set to the current exp_last_activity-Every time the state is updated (the page reloaded) the last activity cookie is set to the current

exp_last_activity-Every time the state is updated (the page reloaded) the last activity cookie is set to the current datetime.  This cookie expires after 1 year

exp_last_visit-Sets the datetime that you last visited the site.  This cookie expires after 1 year.

exp_tracker-Records the last 5 pages that you have viewed, and is used primarily for page redirection. This cookie expires at the end of the session.

The website also sets a “Load Balancing” Cookie, allows the engine to allocate traffic between different servers.

Newsletter

We will keep you up to date with information on news and campaign activity by mail, email and/or text unless you would like to be removed from that list (in which case, please let us know by writing or by clicking unsubscribe at the bottom of each Newsletter or the relevant subscription option when you first provide or update your personal information).

In order to send you the information that is most relevant to your location, we may also process your postcode and address.