Birmingham Museums Trust Privacy Policy

Key Summary

This privacy notice belongs to Birmingham Museums Trust. The privacy and security of your personal information is extremely important to us. This privacy notice explains how we collect and process your personal data, to make sure you stay informed and can be confident about giving us your information. It also tells you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.

This page will inform you of all the things we do with your personal data. In certain circumstances when we are collecting or processing personal data about you we may also provide an extra privacy notice, which will always link to this page.

We will never sell your personal data.

This privacy notice aims to give you information on how we collect and process your personal data including any data you may provide through this website, for example when you sign up to our e-newsletter, donate online, book event tickets or purchase a product and through all of your other interactions with us.

It is important that you read this privacy notice so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data.

About Us and this Privacy Policy

Birmingham Museums Trust (BMT) is a 'controller' for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 2018 and UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR). We have appointed a data protection officer ("DPO") who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact the DPO using the details set out below:

Contact Details

Our full details are:

Full name of legal entity: Birmingham Museums Trust

Name or title of DPO: Rachel Cockett, Director of Development

Email address:

Postal address: Birmingham Museums Trust, Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham 3 3DH.

You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO"), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues. We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.

If you would like this privacy notice in another format (for example: audio, large print) please contact us.

Changes to the privacy policy and your duty to inform us of changes

This version was last updated on 6 December 2022. We may change this privacy policy from time to time. The latest version will be available to download on this page.

It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.

Third-Party Links

This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy notices. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit.