RCGP Website Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement

The Royal College of General Practitioners (‘The RCGP’) website does not collect or store personal information about individuals, except where you choose to give us information, either  via online ordering, the membership application process, or in online forms or emails you may send to The RCGP. On the website, membership application data or that gathered by forms or emails is used solely for the purpose of the members’ login.

The website uses cookies only if you select the “remember me” option when logging in to the members’ area, or ordering from the online bookstore. The sole purpose of this is convenience, making it unnecessary to retype your username and password every time you logon.

The Online Bookstore pages provide further information about processing of data collected via online ordering.

All personal data is processed in accordance with the  Data Protection Act 1998. We will not pass any of your personal data to outside organisations or individuals without your express consent.

You have a right to know about the personal information The RCGP holds about you, and to have your data corrected or deleted . Our Data Protection Policy is available on the website. Please address requests or queries about our data protection policies to the Data Protection Officer at this address

For information on how to disable cookies read the “How to disable cookies” page.

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By using this website (“the Site”) you agree to the terms of this disclaimer. If you do not agree with the whole or any part of this disclaimer you must not use the Site.

By using the Site you show that you understand and acknowledge that no legal relationship is created between you and The Royal College of General Practitioners, its officers, agents and/or employees (“The RCGP”) through your use of the Site.

We try to ensure that the Site functions properly and that the information on the Site is accurate. However, The RCGP provides the Site on an “as is” and “as available” basis, without representations or warranties of any kind. All warranties and representations, including, but not limited to, implied warranties and representations such as those relating to fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement, and those arising by statute or otherwise in law or from a course of dealing or usage in trade are expressly disclaimed. Without limitation to the foregoing, The RCGP gives no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy, completeness, currency, or reliability of any of the content or data found on the Site. The RCGP does not warrant or represent that the Site or its content is free of viruses, worms or other code that might be contaminating or destructive.

In no event shall The RCGP be liable for any direct or indirect losses or damages of any kind whatsoever, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, arising out of or in any way connected with: your use of or inability to use the Site; the provision of or failure to provide services; any information, products, services, software or graphics obtained through the Site.

Any dealings you have with third parties via the Site are your responsibility.

The Site may contain links to other websites, resources and/or advertisements (“Linked Sites”) that are not operated by The RCGP. The RCGP does not control the Linked Sites and is not responsible for their contents. Your access and use of the Linked Sites is carried out solely at your own risk.

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