We at Steer Housing Association take personal privacy very seriously and take steps to ensure that your data is used and stored in a secure manner.
This statement explains how we use your data and what rights you have in relation to your personal information.
This Privacy Statement should be read in conjunction with Terms and Conditions / contracts
We are Steer Housing Association and throughout this Privacy Statement ‘we’, ‘us’. ‘our’, and ‘ours’ refers to Steer Housing Association. For more information about us, see our website at www.steerhousing.com
We will hold:
Sometimes we may use your information even though you are not a tenant, employee, or in some other capacity directly engaged with us; e.g. you may be a representative of a tenant of ours or a potential tenant applying for one of our properties, or a job applicant.
We collect information in a number of ways:
We use and share your data where:
We know that you care about how your information is used, stored, and shared. We at Steer Housing Association take appropriate measures that comply with Irish Law. Our IT systems meet international standards of security, while physical file storage is subject to safeguards, such as secure premises and filing systems.
In order that we may provide you with our services we may share your information with:
While we do not wish to hold your information for longer than is required, we are subject to legislative and regulatory rules that we must follow.
If you do not provide information, we may not be able to provide services, or maintain services.
The regulations, effective on May 25th, 2018, give you enhanced rights in relation to your personal information, including the right to:
If you wish to exercise these rights, you can contact us at steerhousing.com Or call us at: 0749177311
If we are unable to deal with your request within one calendar month, we may in certain circumstances due to complexity of the request, extend this period by up to two further months.
You also have the right to complain to the Data Protection Commission at:
Canal House, Station Road, Portarlington, R32 AP23, Co. Laois.