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Supporting Scotland's vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

Personal data & privacy at SCVO

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Your IP address is the individual identification number that is assigned to your computer when it is connected to the Internet. It is required to be used by our EU-based servers to enable you to browse the website. It is also stored for up to a month in logs to enable us to investigate errors.

We use Google Analytics and Hotjar cookies to track how the website is used, but personal data is not recorded and your internet (IP) address is anonymised. Find out more about how we use cookies.

You may engage with one of our services through the website and choose to provide additional personal information. Each of these services will have its own privacy notice, providing specific information about what data we collect, what we will use it for and details of whether it will be shared with third parties.

For ease of access, you can browse the privacy notices for our main services here:

  • Membership
    Who we are The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. We are a charity registered in Scotland SC003558.  Our registered office is Mansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollect and what we use it for. What information do we collect? When you apply to become an SCVO member we collect: details about youru202forganisation, and theu202fname, address, phone and […]
  • Enquiries
    Who we are The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. We are a charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Our registered office is Mansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollect and what we use it for. What information do we collect? When you submit an enquiry to SCVO – by phone, byu202femailu202for in person -u202fyour enquiry andu202fcontact detailsu202fwill beu202frecorded and stored. How will […]
  • Media
    Who we are The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)u00a0is a Scottish Charitableu00a0Incorporatedu00a0Organisation.u00a0We are a charityu00a0registeredu00a0in Scotlandu00a0SC003558.u00a0Our registeredu00a0officeu00a0isu00a0Mansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollectu00a0and what we use it for. What information do we collect? Name, contact information, photographs, film, words, and quotes. We will also ask you to fill in [u2026]
  • SCVO Account
    Who we areu00a0 The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)u202fis a Scottish Charitableu202fIncorporatedu202fOrganisation. We are a charityu202fregisteredu202fin Scotland SC003558.u202fOur registeredu202fofficeu202fisu202fMansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB.u00a0 This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollectu202fand what we use it for.u00a0 What information do we collect?u00a0 When you sign up for an SCVO Account, your name and email address areu202frecorded [u2026]
  • HR & employment support service
    Who we are The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. We are a charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Our registered office is Mansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollect and what we use it for. What information do we collect? When you submit an [u2026]
  • Employability service
    Who we are The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)u00a0is a Scottish Charitableu00a0Incorporatedu00a0Organisation.u00a0We are a charityu00a0registeredu00a0in Scotlandu00a0SC003558.u00a0u00a0Our registeredu00a0officeu00a0isu00a0Mansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollect andu00a0what we use it for, within the Community Jobs Scotland (CJS) programme. What informationu00a0dou00a0we collect? The information we collect, and share is; full name, National Insurance [u2026]
  • Training & events (in-person)
    Who we are The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)u202fis a Scottish Charitableu00a0Incorporatedu00a0Organisation.u202fWe are a charityu202fregisteredu202fin Scotland SC003558.u202fu202fOur registeredu202fofficeu202fisu202fMansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollect and what we use it for.u202fu00a0It covers: SCVO trainingu00a0programme SCVO-run conferences and events The Scottish Charity Awards Theu00a0Gathering What informationu202fdou202fwe collect? Weu00a0collect a range of [u2026]
  • Training & events (online)
    Who we are The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)u202fis a Scottish Charitableu202fIncorporatedu202fOrganisation.u202fWe are a charityu202fregisteredu202fin Scotlandu202fSC003558.u202fOur registeredu202fofficeu202fisu202fMansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat data weu202fcollectu202fand what we use it for. What informationu202fdou202fwe collect? Weu202fcollect a range of information from people attending our online eventsu202fincluding (but not limited to)u202fname, job title,u202forganisation, address, [u2026]
  • Digital delivery
    Who we are Digital Champion Training, Digital Checkup, DigiShift, Design Hops and the Senior Leaders Programme are delivered by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO). SCVO is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. We are a charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Our registered office is Mansfieldu202fTraquairu202fCentre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. This privacyu202fnoticeu202ftells youu202fwhat [u2026]
  • CCTV

Who we are

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

How to contact us

You can contact us at any time by email or phone at: enquiries@scvo.scot or 0131 474 8000.

Your rights over your information

By law, you can ask us what information we hold about you, and you can ask us to correct it if it is inaccurate.

You can also ask us to give you a copy of the information and to stop using your information.

To submit a request for your data, please contact us by email, post or telephone, please use the contact information provided above.

Your right to complain

If you have a complaint about our use of your information, you can contact the Information Commissioner's Office online at https://ico.org.uk/concerns or by phone on 0303 123 1113.