STC Sheffield holds and processes personal data about living individuals for the purpose of general church administration and communication, and to run St Thomas Crookes Nursery.

As a church we are committed to complying with data protection law and the rights of individuals under it.  We recognise that this relates to all personal data, whether it is held on paper, on computer or other media.

All church staff, volunteers or members who obtain, handle, process or store personal data for STC Sheffield must adhere to these principles.

STC Sheffield is registered with the Data Protection Commissioner, Registration No ZA176029.

The Data Controller of STC Sheffield is defined as St Thomas Crookes, meaning that the Council of Trustees is the responsible body.

The Data Protection Officer for STC Sheffield is Ruth Aidley.  She is responsible for advising on legal obligations, monitoring compliance, and dealing with any breaches.  Any questions on this subject should be directed to Ruth in person, by telephone to 0114 2671090 or by email to [email protected].

You can read the church’s full data protection policy here.