Record of Processing Activities - Union of Students

Record of Processing Activities - Union of Students

Registration Number: ZA500352

Date Registered: 03 March 2019

Registration Expires: 03 March 2024

Data Controller: University of Derby Students' Union

Address: University of Derby Students' Union, Kedleston Road, Derby, DE22 1GB

Other Names: Union of Students

This register entry describes, in very general terms, the personal data being processed by: University of Derby Students' Union

Nature of Work: Charitable Trading Company

Description of Processing

The following is a broad description of the way this organisation/data controller processes personal information. To understand how your own personal information is processed you may need to refer to any personal communications you have received, check any privacy notices the organisation has provided or contact the organisation to ask about your personal circumstances.

Reasons/Purposes for Processing Information

We process personal information to enable us to carry out trading on behalf of charity/charities and to generate income on their behalf; to advertise our services; maintain our own accounts and records and to support and manage our employees.

Type/Classes of Information Processed

We process information relating to the above reasons/purposes. This information may include:

We also process sensitive classes of information that may include:

Who the Information is Processed About

We process personal information about:

Who the Information May be Shared With

We sometimes need to share the personal information we process with the individual themselves and also with other organisations. Where this is necessary we are required to comply with all aspects of the Data Protection Act (DPA). What follows is a description of the types of organisations we may need to share some of the personal information we process with for one or more reasons.

Where necessary or required we share information with:

Trading and Sharing Personal Information

Personal information is traded and shared as a primary business function. For this reason the information processed my include name, contact details, family details, financial details, employment details and goods and services. This information may be about customers and clients. This information may be traded or shared with business associates and professional advisors, agents, service providers, customers and clients, and traders in personal data.

Undertaking Research

Personal information is also processed in order to undertake research. For this reason the information processed may include name, contact details, family details, lifestyle and social circumstances, financial details, goods and services. The sensitive types of information may include physical or mental health details, racial or ethnic origin and religious or other beliefs. This information is about survey respondents. Where necessary or required this information may be shared with customers and clients, agents, service providers, survey and research organisations.


It may sometimes be necessary to transfer personal information overseas. When this is needed information is only shared within the European Economic Area (EEA). Any transfers made will be in full compliance with all aspects of the Data Protection Act.

Data controller also processes personal data which is exempt from notification.

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