Last updated: 20 May 2018

The Wild Animal Welfare Committee (“the Committee”, "us", "we", or "our") operates (the "website").

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information by the Committee.

Information Collection and Use

We use Personal Information only for the purposes of contacting you direct with information about the Committee’s activities.

We keep on file both electronically and in hard copy any information you have supplied us with, or which we have collected from publicly available sources. This may include your name, email, postal address, and phone number.

Your name and email address will be used to send you information such as newsletters, and will in future be shared with the email system Mail Chimp. Your name and email address will not be shared with anyone else for any purpose.

Your name and postal address may be used for the purpose of informing you about WAWC events, publications and other items of interest. Your name and postal address will not be shared with anyone else for any purpose.

Log Data and Cookies

We do not collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our website ("Log Data"). We do not use “cookies” to collect information either.

Deleting your data

If for whatever reason you no longer wish to be in contact with the Committee we will remove all your data from our mailing list and from MailChimp.


The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of 20 May 2018 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you through the email address that we currently hold for you.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact:

Secretary, Wild Animal Welfare Committee, c/o 50 Montrose Terrace, Edinburgh EH7 5DL. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Telephone: 0131 661 9734