Privacy Policy

  1. The information we collect:

When you use our site (e.g. complete a contact form) Staplehurst Free Church will collect general information about you, such as your name, contact details so the Church can contact you. We may also collect information about your usage of our website as well as information about you from e-mails or letters you send to us.

  1. How we use your information:

Staplehurst Free Church will use the personal information we collect for the purpose disclosed at the time of collection, or otherwise as set out in this Privacy Policy. We will not use your personal information for any other purpose without first seeking your consent, unless authorised or required by law. Generally we will only use and disclose your personal information as follows:


(a) to establish and maintain your involvement with Staplehurst Free Church, including providing you with regular correspondence;

(b) to provide the products or services you have requested from the Church;

(c) to answer your inquiry by post, telephone, mobile phone, or email;

(d) to register you for events;

(e) to assist us to make Staplehurst Free Church’s site, services and products more valuable to our community;

Your personal information will be kept strictly confidential. It is never sold, given away, or shared with anyone, unless we’re required to by law.

Staplehurst Free Church will take reasonable steps to keep secure any personal information which we hold and to keep this information accurate and up to date.

The Internet is not a secure method of transmitting information. Accordingly, the Church cannot accept responsibility for the security of information you send to or receive from us over the Internet or for any unauthorised access or use of that information. We take security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. Your information will be held for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires.

  1. Changes to this Privacy Policy

Staplehurst Free Church may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. We suggest that you visit our website regularly to keep up to date with any changes.

  1. Links to other websites

This website contains links to other websites. Staplehurst Free Church does not take responsibility for the content or privacy of these websites. Staplehurst Free Church is not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy policy.

Contacting us

If you would like any further information, or have any queries, problems or complaints relating to the Church’s Privacy Policy please contact Staplehurst Free Church on 01580 893993 or