Below is the ACU's general privacy notice.
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The data controller is the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), Woburn House, 20-24 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9HF, UK.
Some examples of the type of information we may collect about you are:
The legal basis for processing your data is the ACU’s legitimate interests.
ACU’s legitimate interests are the provision of services to its member universities and institutions, and promoting and supporting excellence in higher education for the benefit of individuals and societies throughout the Commonwealth and beyond.
Your data may be shared with staff at ACU’s members, partners, clients (including potential clients) and suppliers.
Your data will be processed by the ACU and possibly by other third parties. Your data will be protected in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 of the European Union. We do not sell personal data to any third parties or use it for commercial purposes. Third parties with which we share your personal data are required not to sell it.
Your data will be retained indefinitely. If you ask us not to send any further information we will respect that request.
You have the following rights:
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