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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.

HR Service privacy notice

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 Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB.

This privacy notice tells you what data we collect and what we use it for.

What information do we collect?

When you submit an enquiry to the SCVO HR Service - your enquiry and contact details will be recorded and stored.

Some of the enquiries we receive may be particularly sensitive or confidential. All enquiries are stored securely, access is limited by our IT team.

How will we use the information?

We will use this data to respond to your enquiry. We will also use it for reporting purposes - to monitor the level and nature of enquiries we receive.

We may anonymise queries and use them for marketing or evaluation of the service.

If your query is for legal advice, we will refer your query and contact information to one of our partner legal firms who provide the SCVO Legal Advice Service.

Your enquiry will be stored for 7 years, after which it will be deleted.

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.

How to contact us

You can write to us at the address above or contact us by email or phone at: or 0800 169 0022

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 or by phone on 0303 123 1113.

Last modified on 30 January 2024
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