It applies to personal information obtained relating to:
We comply with the Data Protection (Jersey) Law 2018 (the 2018 Law).
Schedule 2 of the 2018 Law sets out that we are allowed to use personal information only if we have a lawful reason to do so. Depending on the nature of the processing, our lawful reasons for processing personal information are:
We may use the information we have been provided with for the purposes of our functions. We shall not share personal information with third parties unless you have given your prior consent or there is legal authority for us to so.
We collect information relating to employees, contractors, appointed auditors, service users, taxpayers and fee payers.
We collect information relating to recording, reporting and responding to information.
We collect information relating to delegate administration.
We do not capture or store any personal information about you when you access our website, except where you voluntarily choose to give us your personal details.
Your computer’s ‘Internet Protocol’ (IP) address is a number assigned to your computer when you use the internet. This is recorded automatically in a log file when you visit our site. This log file does not contain any personal identifiable information about you.
We may use Google Analytics to help us understand how you engage with our website so that we can continually improve your experience.
When you visit jerseyauditoffice.je your browser automatically sends certain information to Google. This includes, for example, the web address of the page that you’re visiting and your IP address.
Links on our website may lead to other websites which are not under our control. Using these links does not mean these organisations can access information about you which is held by the JAO.
The JAO is not responsible for the content of external websites.
Most browsers support cookies but you can set your browser to decline them and delete them whenever you like. However, some functions of our website may not work as they should if cookies are not enabled.
You can find out more about how to manage cookies at aboutcookies.org .
We do not share the information you provide with any third parties and we protect it in accordance with the 2018 Law.
We may, at any time, revise this privacy statement without notice so you should check it regularly. Continued use of the JAO website after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.