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Student verification Privacy Policy

McGill's is committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring that your personal information is handled in a safe and responsible way. This policy outlines how we aim to achieve this and includes the information collected when you email us your student card.

What type of information is collected from you?

To qualify for our student m-tickets, you are asked to email us a picture of your valid student card, issued by your college or university. We collect this so we can verify you are eligible to access our student tickets.

How is your information used?

Our use of your personal data will always be used in a lawful basis, either because it is necessary to complete your verification or because it is in our legitimate interests. 

Once we have verified you, we will then delete your email and student card image. 

Who has access to your information?

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties. Any personal information we request from you will be safeguarded under current legislation. 

How and where do we store data?

We only keep your personal data for as long as we need in order to use it as described in this privacy policy, and we will delete the information provided as soon as we have used it to verify each person. 

Your choices

We will not contact you for marketing purposes by email, phone or text message unless you have given us prior consent. We will not pass your details to any third parties for marketing purposes unless you have expressly permitted us to. 

You have a right to request a copy of the personal information that McGill's Buses Ltd holds on you. Any such requests should be made to this email address: marketing@mcgillsbuses.co.uk.

Security

Data security is very important to us, and to protect your data we have taken suitable measures to safeguard and secure data collected. 

Contact & Communications

Users contacting us via students@mcgillsbuses.co.uk do so at their own discretion and provide any such details requested at their own risk. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure process to email their submission but we advise users using such form to email processes do so at their own risk. 

Contact Information

McGill's Buses Ltd welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe McGill's Buses Ltd has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please contact McGill's Buses Ltd at marketing@mcgillsbuses.co.uk. We aim to use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem. 

 

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