Stories Privacy Notice

  • Purpose

Spirt of the Highlands Stories

  • Description

The Spirit of the Highlands website is inviting individuals to share their stories of the Highlands to form part of the wider Inverness Castle redevelopment.

Your personal contact information is collected and retained in order to allow us to contact you in relation to the curation and management of your story.

  • If you do not give us your personal information

If you do not provide your personal contact information you will be unable to submit your story.

  • Conditions for processing personal information

Consent – article – 6 (1)(a) – we require your personal information to allow us to contact you in relation to your story.

  • Your Rights
  • Access to personal data
  • Amendments to your data
  • Removal of your personal data
  • Change the way we process your personal

Find out more about your rights

  • Who we share your information with

High Life Highland shares your personal information with third parties in order for us to administer processes. For a list and more information on third party processors please visit:

  • How long we hold your information

Your information will be retained in a web-based database for the life of the Spirit of the Highlands story gathering and curation project. It is therefore likely that your contact details will be held until circa 2025.

  • How to withdraw consent

If you wish for your personal information to be removed from our records please email [email protected]

  • Automated Processing

Your personal information is not subject to automated decision making or profiling.

  • Data Controller

The data controller in High Life Highland

  • Data Protection Officer

Contact our Data Protection Officer:

Data Protection Officer
Highland Council Headquarters
Glenurquhart Road

01463 702029
[email protected]

  • Supervisory authority

If you are unhappy with the way we have processed your personal information you can contact the Information Commissioner:

Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

Tel: 0303 123 1113