How we use your information
It applies to information we collect when people:
Visit our website;
contact us by email, in person or over the phone or on our
Visiting our website
If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be
The only people who have access to personal information submitted on this website are those who have a legitimate need to; this includes the Motorsport team responsible for the running and maintenance of the website.
Isle of Man Government Website
DfE also has a sub-site on The Isle of Man Government website, gov.im/enterprise; this website is owned by the Cabinet Office. Their Privacy Notice in relation to how you use gov.im can be found at the top of each page next to the Terms and Conditions or following this link: https://www.gov.im/about-this-site/privacy-notice/.
TT Races has a sub-site on DfE’s Visit Isle of Man website, visitisleofman.com/whats-on/motorsports-events however, Motorsport does not directly collect or process any personal information from this site. The website is owned by Visit Isle of Man. Any personal information collected from this sub-site will be processed by Visit Isle of Man; their Privacy notice can be found here: visitisleofman.com/visitor-information/privacy-notice.
Contact us by email, in person or over the phone or on our
We will only ask for your name and postal or email contact details. You may choose to provide extra information if you are making an
We securely store personal information electronically and manually:
Ongoing email communications are stored on our Isle of Man Government email system, Microsoft Outlook
We have three main records management tools across TT Races all specifically designed for the type and use of the information recorded; depending on the nature and destination of your communication, your information will likely be stored in either: Microsoft Dynamics CRM or the Isle of Man Government secure network.
In normal circumstances we will only keep a record of this communication in an active area (e.g. emails will be used in Outlook) until the request or
What is a Cookie?
TT Races use also third-party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor
Consenting to cookie and passive technology use
The first time you visit each of our
Withdrawing consent to cookie and passive technology use
You can usually manage and disable all cookies and passive technologies directly through your internet browser; you may
Google Chrome support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
Microsoft Internet Explorer support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Microsoft Edge privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy
Mozilla Firefox support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Apple Safari support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=en_US
What cookies do we use?
Cookie Issued Purpose Expires
ASPSESSIONID sharedjs.nmspace.net These cookies identify a user, making it easier for them to use the dynamic features of the site without having to provide the same information again as they move from one page to another. Until the website browser is closed
Ci_Id 6 months from when set or updated. Can be removed by user
__utma Performance: to measure and improve site quality through analysis of visitor
__utmb __utmc Performance: These cookies are used to record how long a visitor remains on the site. Used to measure and improve site quality through analysis of visitor
__utmz By this website Performance: This cookie is used to record where a visitor came from - e.g. search engine traffic, ad campaigns
PHPSESSID By this website Identification. These cookies identify a user, making it easier for them to use the dynamic features of the site without having to provide the same information again as they move from one page to another. Until the website browser is closed
Why will we process personal data (aka "the legal basis")
We will only process your personal information if a lawful basis exists:
Consent if we rely on your consent to process your information, we will make it obvious what we are asking for consent to do and always tell you how you can withdraw your consent e.g. registering for services, newsletters and competitions.
Public task if it is the public interest for us to collect or store e.g. when handling
How will we securely process personal data?
All personal information is kept with the highest standards and safeguards in place. This includes technical security, preventing
Emails - Email communications are stored on our Isle of Man Government email system, Microsoft Outlook We encrypt and protect all our emails in line with government standards. If your email service does not support this encryption, you should be aware that any emails we send or receive may not be protected in transit. We will also monitor any emails sent to us, including file attachments, for viruses or malicious software. Please be aware that you have a responsibility to ensure that any email you send is within the bounds of the law
Microsoft Dynamics CRM - Only certain members of staff will have access to your personal information on CRM and there is security in place to ensure this. The administration of CRM is undertaken by Government Technology Services in the Cabinet Office; however, they are unable to access the content of any records and so will not be able to access your personal information.
Isle of Man Government Secure Network – There are strict access controls in place meaning that only those within specific Divisions can access team folders; in addition, only the teams within the Divisions who are able to access personal information, are those that have a business need to do so. The administration of the IOMG Secure Network is undertaken by Government Technology Services in the Cabinet Office; however, they are unable to access the content of any records and so will not be able to access your personal information
Manual records - We do not routinely store manual records, however, those that are already in storage and
Your rights as a data subject and access to personal information
Under the Data Protection Act, you have rights as an individual which you can exercise in relation to the information we hold about you. At any point while we are in possession of or processing your personal information, you, the data subject, have the following rights:
Access You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you
Rectification You have a right to correct data that we hold about you that is inaccurate or incomplete
Erasure In certain circumstances you can ask for the data we hold about you to be erased from our records
Restriction of processing Where certain conditions apply, you have a right to restrict the processing of your data
Portability You have the right to have the data we hold about you transferred to another
Objection You have the right to object to certain types of processing such as direct marketing
Objection to automated processing You also have the right to be subject to the legal effects of automated processing including profiling
Judicial review In the event that the Department for Enterprise refuses your request under rights of access, we will provide you with a reason as to why. You then have the right to complain as outlined in Complaints
You can find out more about these rights here – or by contacting our Data Protection Officer using the details at the end of this notice.
In the event that you wish to make a complaint about how your personal information is being processed by TT Races (or third parties), or how your complaint has been handled, you have the right to lodge a complaint directly with our Data Protection Officer in the first instance; as well as the Isle of Man Information Commissioner.
This privacy notice was drafted with brevity and clarity in mind. It does not provide exhaustive detail of all aspects of TT Races collection and use of personal information. However, we are happy to provide any additional information or explanation needed. Any requests for this should be sent to the address below.
Under what circumstances can TT Races contact me?
Our aim is never to be intrusive, and we aim to always avoid asking irrelevant or unnecessary questions. Moreover, any information you provide us will always be subject to rigorous measures and procedures to maintain your privacy. You will never be contacted by a means you did not consent to when providing us with your data.
We only use personal information for as long as it is needed and will store it for the shortest amount of time possible, in accordance with the law.
Processing special category (sensitive) data and the data of children (under 16s)
We have to put additional measures in place if we plan to process any special category personal
Sending us a private message on social media
Social media message boxes are accessed by the motorsport team who have responsibility for maintaining TT Races social media platforms. Such messages will only be shared outside TT Races with your
For any privacy
Department for Enterprise Data Protection Officer:
Address St George's Court, Upper Church
Street, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM1 1EX Tel +44 1624 686733
Isle of Man Information Commissioner:
Isle of Man Information Commissioner,
P.O. Box 69, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM99 1EQ Tel +44 1624 693260
Notice Issued under TT Isle of Man Data Protection Policy on 01-Oct-2018; subject to annual review