We collect certain information or data about you when you use our site. This includes your IP address, details of which version of a web browser you used and information on how you use the site. We do this by using cookies and page tagging techniques. This helps us to improve the site by monitoring how you use it. We can’t personally identify you using this data.
Where your data is stored
We do not store any of your personal data. The only exception to this is if you are to contact us via email, which will then be stored on secure MoD servers. It may be viewed by our staff only. By submitting any of your personal data (for instance by filling in a form), you agree to this.
Keeping your data secure
Transmitting information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data. Any data you transmit is at your own risk. We have procedures and security features in place to try and keep your data secure once we receive it. We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your details to other websites.
Disclosing your information
Links to other websites
Small files (known as ‘cookies’) are put onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site. Read more about cookies.
Cookies are used to:
- Measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs.
- Remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again.
These cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.
Find out more about how to manage cookies.
Further information on your rights under the Data Protection Act 1998 can be found on the Information Commissioner’s website.
Freedom of Information
Supply of information under the Freedom of Information Act does not give the person or organisation the automatic right to reuse the documents in a way which will infringe copyright, for example, by making multiple copies, publishing or issuing copies to the public.