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Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

In this Privacy Policy, any use of the words "you", "yours" or similar expressions shall mean any user of this website whatsoever. Terms such as "we", "us, "our" or similar expressions shall mean the Football Association Premier League Limited.

We take your privacy very seriously. This Privacy Policy (together with our Terms and Conditions) explains what information we collect about you, how we may use it, and the steps we will take to ensure it is kept secure. Please read the following page carefully.

 

CONTROLLERS OF INFORMATION

Any personal information provided to or gathered by www.plprimarystars.com is controlled by us. Details of our current Data Protection Officer can be obtained by emailing plprimarystars@premierleague.com.

 

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

In order to provide you with the services you require, we may collect personal information about you from our website. This information will include, for example, your name, address, email address, phone number and details that are relevant to the service(s) in which you are interested.

We may supplement the information that you provide with other information that we obtain from our dealings with you (for example, through telephone conversations, e-mail correspondence or social media communications) or which we receive from other organisations, such as the Premier League Charitable Fund (the “PLCF”) and your local club community organisation.

 

HOW WE WILL USE YOUR INFORMATION

We will ordinarily only use your personal information to send you information which you have requested or to otherwise respond to you. We also use and disclose general data regarding your information (which does not identify you as an individual) for the purpose of administering and developing our website.

 

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

All personal information you submit to us will be held in accordance with our responsibilities under the Data Protection Act 1998 and related legislation. As a consequence we will not disclose your personal information to any third party other than:

(a) as required as a matter of law;

(b) in the reasonable enforcement of our contractual rights;

(c) to identify or resolve technical problems arising from the use of our website;

(d) to deal with complaints from any party regarding the operation of our website; and/or

(e) as otherwise set out in this Privacy Policy or in those parts of the Website where we collect your personal details.

 

OFFERS AND OPPORTUNITIES

We may at times wish to use personal information supplied by you to inform you of news, offers, events and competitions which we think may be of interest to you. We will always ask you for your consent before we, the PLCF communicate with you.

 

SUBSCRIBE/UNSUBSCRIBE

At any stage you may inform us that you no longer wish to receive information from us by clicking on the designated hyperlink at the bottom of the relevant communication.

 

SECURITY OF INFORMATION

Data stored on our website will be stored in a secure manner and we shall use reasonable endeavours to ensure that any such data cannot be accessed by unauthorised third parties.

 

COOKIES

In common with many other website operators, we may use standard technology called ‘cookies’ on this website. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive and they are used to record how you navigate this website on each visit.

We use a type of cookie called Analytical/Performance Cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of users of our website and see how such users navigate through our website. This helps to improve how our website works, for example, by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily. The following table sets out a more detailed description of the cookies we use and their purpose:

Cookie Name: _ga, _gat

Description: These are third party cookies placed by Google that allow us to use the Google Analytics service.

Purpose: These cookies enable us to anonymously track how visitors access and browse our website, thereby enabling us to optimise and improve our service. Further information is available at:
www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

 

Cookie Name: PHPSESSID

Description: These manage your visit to our website.

Purpose: These cookies keep you logged in when using the site.

Cookies do not cause harm to your computer but if you do wish to stop your computer accepting cookies, navigate to the settings of your Internet browser.

 

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Any links to other websites on this website are outside of our control and are therefore not governed by this Privacy Policy. We are not responsible for the data protection or privacy policies of these websites and accept no responsibility or liability for these policies.

Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

 

USE OF YOUR INFORMATION OUTSIDE OF THE EUROPEAN UNION

Some of the organisations to which we may disclose personal information may be situated outside of the European Union. In order to provide the services you require, we may need to transfer your personal information to these countries some of which do not have laws that protect privacy rights as extensively as in the United Kingdom. If we do transfer your personal information to other territories, we will take proper steps to ensure that the information is protected in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

 

PASSWORDS

Where we have given you or you have chosen a password which enables you to access certain parts of our website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential.

 

YOUR RIGHTS

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data.

You may contact us at any time at plprimarystars@premierleague.com to ask us to delete any personal information which we hold about you. We recommend that you regularly review the personal information you have supplied to us to ensure that your information is correct and up to date.

 

YOUR RIGHT TO ACCESS YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

You have the right to receive a copy of the personal data that we hold about you. To obtain this, please contact plprimarystars@premierleague.com with your request. We may charge a small fee to cover our administrative costs for providing this.

 

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

Privacy laws and practice are constantly developing. Our policies and procedures are therefore under continual review. We may, from time to time, update our privacy policy. Any such changes will be posted on this page.

 

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this Privacy Policy should be addressed to plprimarystars@premierleague.com or to the Football Association Premier League Limited, 30 Gloucester Place, London, W1U 8PL.