Privacy Policy

SGA (UK) Ltd [‘SGA] is committed to protecting your privacy.  We obtain your personal information only if you agree to give it to us, and we do not disclose your details to any third parties.  We use your personal information to process donations, keep you informed about our work, set up Standing Orders, claim back Gift Aid from HMRC or for deputation meeting purposes.  When joining our mailing list or making a donation we collect some or all of the following information:

  • Your name, address and postcode
  • A contact telephone number
  • An email address
  • Gift Aid claim details
  • Bank details (for Standing Orders only)

You may check, amend or remove your personal details by emailing office@sga.org.uk or writing to us at:  SGA (UK) Ltd, 22 Little Church Street, Rugby, CV21 3AW.

By disclosing your personal information to us, you consent to SGA collecting, storing and processing your personal information.

Legitimate Interest:

SGA may consider individuals to have a ‘legitimate interest’ in SGA and thus legally use your personal data, if SGA believed that you would reasonably have expected your personal data to be used in order to receive literature directly from SGA.  This will be clearly explained to you at the point of personal data collection, and you will have the opportunity to ‘opt out’ of future literature mailshots at any time should you wish.

Opt Out:

It is possible to join either our postal mailing list, or our email list or both.  You may opt-out of receiving these communications at any time by emailing office@sga.org.uk or writing to us at:  SGA (UK) Ltd, 22 Little Church Street, Rugby, CV21 3AW.

SGA will make every effort to ensure that all its future literature refers to GDPR, giving details of how to unsubscribe to receiving communications from us.

SGA is not responsible for and accepts no liability for the content or privacy practices of any website which is not owned or maintained by SGA.

Cookies

We use cookies on our website. By using our website you agree to this Policy and you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this Policy.

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

There are two main kinds of cookies: “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies. Session cookies only last for the duration of users using the website and are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies outlast user sessions and remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on this website

We use both Session Cookie and Persistent Cookies on this website.

Generally, we use cookies to help us administer this website, to improve the website’s usability and for marketing purposes. We may also use cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to user needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.

Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, a cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Cookie NameCookie CategoryDescriptionDuration
wordpress_2WordPress cookie for a logged in user.session
wordpress_logged_in_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_cookie2WordPress test cookiesession
wp-settings-1WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. 1 year
wp-settings-time-2WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-{time}-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. 1 year
PHPSESSID1To identify your unique session on the websitesession
SESS1To ensure that you are recognised when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered.session
__utma2This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. Google Analytics uses the information from this cookie to calculate things like Days and Visits to purchase.permanent
__utmb2__utmb is a Google Analytics cookie. It takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site.session
__utmc2__utmc takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves a site.30 mins
__utmz2Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where they were in the world when you accessed a website. This cookie is how Google Analytics knows to whom and to what source / medium / keyword to assign the credit for a Goal Conversion or an Ecommerce Transaction. 6 months

Third-party cookies

We also use third party cookies to analyse the use of this website and improve its performance.

For this purpose we use Google Analytics. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information. Read Google’s privacy policy. Find out more about Google Analytics opt out.

Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, whilst some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies.