IMPORTANT INFORMATION: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018

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With effect from 25th May 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect.

Sutton Vision is committed to compliance with the requirements.  Our policy is written in line with the Act and aims to ensure that everyone handling personal data is fully aware of the requirements and acts in accordance with procedures.  The policy is relevant to employees, volunteers and Trustees.

The purpose of the Act is to protect rights and privacy and to ensure that information is not processed without people's knowledge, and wherever possible, their consent.  SV is legally registered with the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) to undertake data controlling.

All staff, volunteers and Trustees who process personal information are responsible for complying with the requirements of the Act and wil all aspects of our policy which is currently being updated to comply with GDPR.

During the next few months SV will be making contact with cllients registered on our database to seek consent to hold information and update said information.  For further information please telephone 020 8409 7166 or e-mail info@suttonvision.org.uk