GDPR Policy


Milton Keynes Angling Association GDPR Policy

Milton Keynes Angling Association (MKAA) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. For any personal data you provide for the purposes of your membership, MKAA is the Data Controller under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018, and is responsible for storing and processing that data in a fair, lawful, secure and transparent way.

What personal data we hold on you
You may give us information about you by filling in membership book at an event or in one of our membership outlets, online, and by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or letter. The same applies to the Willen and Lodge syndicate. This includes information you provide when you register/enrol with MKAA.
The information you give us may include your name, postal address, e-mail address, phone number and gender. It may also include rod licence, Angling Trust membership details and vehicle registration information.

Why we need your personal data
The reason we need your personal data is to be able to administer your membership, including communicating with you, particularly for:
·         Processing of membership forms and payments, including annual renewals.
·         Sharing data with the officers and the committee to provide information about membership renewals or invitations to social or work party events.
·         Club newsletter(s) promoting MKAA activity
·         Publishing of competition results and trophy winners on the MKAA website and in third party media.
·         MKAA have social media pages that all members are free to join if desired. If you join one of the social media pages, please note that provider of the social media platform(s) should have their own privacy/data protection policies and that the MKAA do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. It is your responsibility to check these policies before you submit any personal data on the MKAA social media pages.

Sharing your personal data
MKAA will not share your personal data it holds with any other third party.

How long we hold your personal data
We will hold your personal data on file for as long as you are a member with us. Your data is checked and updated as appropriate every year based on information you provide on membership forms or from any other means of correspondence. Should your membership lapse, any personal data we hold on you will be deleted after 3 years of inactivity.

Your data is not processed for any further purposes other than those detailed in
Your rights regarding your personal data
You are not obliged to share your personal data with MKAA. If you choose not to share your personal data with us, we will not be able to accept your membership and you will be advised of this accordingly.

You have the right at any time to request access to, rectification or erasure of your personal data; to restrict or object to certain kinds of processing of your personal data; to the portability of your personal data and to complain to the UK’s data protection supervisory authority, the Information Commissioner’s Office about the processing of your personal data.
If you want to determine what personal data we hold about you, please contact the Chairman – Mr T Johnson –

End of Data Protection Notice
T. Johnson  – Chairman, MKAA
G Maton.     – Vice Chairman, MKAA