Click here to download a copy of our Data Protection Policy (pdf)

Our use of data is governed by our registration under the 1998 Data Protection Act.

When users of our site send us personal information, such as their email address or phone number, Doncaster College will:

  • Never sell your personal details to anyone.
  • Not give your personal details to any third party without your express agreement.
  • Aim to use the information in order to shape and improve the services we offer.

If you wish to make a subject a​ccess request for any personal information that the college may hold about you, this must be made in writing. You can send an email to DPA@don.ac.uk or send the request by mail, to:

Data Protec​tion Request (Confidential)
Doncaster College
The Hub
Chappell Drive
Doncaster
DN1 2RF

Please note there is a fee of £10 to be paid (if paying by cheque please make payable to ‘Doncaster College’) and you may need to provide verification of identity before we can proceed with your request. We will endeavour to respond to your request as soon as possible and in all cases within 40 calendar days as specified by the Data Protection Act 1998.​

We monitor and record connections to and from college servers. We do this for security, statistical, and performance-measurement reasons and in order to detect and prevent abuse of this service. The monitoring data we collect includes browser type, domain names, traffic volumes, temporal data, IP information, and data posted from web-forms on our site.

We use cookies on our website to improve the quality of the service we offer, especially to enable users with accessibility issues to alter the appearance of our site to suit their needs. Click here for more information about our cookie use.

In addition, we use cookies on all pages to enable us to track visitor numbers. For this purpose, we use Google Analytics. If you’d like to opt out of receiving the Google Analytics cookie, please visit this page or install the opt-out browser plugin from Google.