We provide data to third parties principally in the following respects
Mailings – Print companies / fulfilment houses
ISTC will only disclose your information to agents who are conducting business on our behalf and only use it for the agreed purposes i.e.: distribution of the Communicator magazine.
Directory of Members
ISTC publishes the name, grade and location of members in its directory of members. You must opt in and confirm that you wish your details to be shown in this listing.
Details provided in support of employment applications
As your professional body and as a service to Members / students, if ISTC receives verification requests from current or prospective employers, employment agencies, regulators or other third party contacts we will only confirm that you are a member or student if a consent form, signed by you, accompanies the request.
Sharing / selling data to third parties
ISTC only shares data internally between its membership and managing Council. In all uses we ensure that member, student and affiliate preferences are always respected.
Your data is never sold or made available to a third party.
Methods of data collection
ISTC uses several methods for collecting data, including: online via the website/ email and hard copy such as application, registration and enquiry forms.
Data storage & security
Your data is kept on a secure system. All staff with access to your data are contractually bound to keep this information confidential.
In addition to receiving messages for ISTC, your contact details may be provided to your local area group organiser so that you can hear about local networking events and activities.
Outside the UK, your contact details may be provided to another member who wishes to set up a local group. You will be asked first if your contact details may be passed to them.