Privacy Policy

This page sets out the details of Go Industrial's privacy policy in relation to information collected for email newsletters and email marketing research. 

Information about our organisation and e-newsletter

Go Industrial
c/o Industrial Museums of Scotland
Scottish Fisheries Museum
St Ayles
Harbour Head
KY10 3AB

Industrial Museums Scotland is a registered charity, also known as Go Industrial: SC047142

Types of personal data collected

The data we collect may be personal data and may include your name, email address, postal address, date of birth and interests. 

How personal data is collected

We collect the personal data that you may volunteer via: visitor surveys, sign-up forms and booking tickets.

Purposes for which data is processed

The personal data collected will be used by us for the following purposes: 

  • To send you promotional or marketing information
  • For market research purposes

Third parties data disclosure

We do not disclose personal data to other organisations.


We do not give you the option of using a secure transmission method to send us your personal data. We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect the personal data that we have under our control from:

  • Unauthorised access
  • Improper use or disclosure
  • Unauthorised modification.

All our employees and data processors, who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of our visitor's personal data.

Rights for access to personal data

You can ask us if we are keeping any personal data about you and you can also request to receive a copy of that personal data – this is called a Subject Access Request.

To make a Subject Access Request you will need to provide adequate proof of identity such as a copy of your passport, birth certificate or driving licence before your request can be processed. There may also be a fee of up to £10 depending on the volume of work required.

Please try to be as clear as possible about the information you are seeking.

Once we have received your Subject Access Request, the agreed fee and proof of identity, you will receive a response from us within 40 days and you will be able to get copies of any information we hold on you. However, exemptions to disclosure may apply in some circumstances.

Subject Access Requests should be sent to:

Go Industrial
c/o Industrial Museums of Scotland
Scottish Fisheries Museum
​St Ayles
Harbour Head
KY10 3AB


At any time you may request that we delete or correct your personal information. To unsubscribe from the e-news service please use the unsubscribe link contained within the e-newsletter or email For all other requests please contact

Data Protection Act 1998

Go Industrial (and it's regsitered charity name, Industrial Museums Scotland) is exempt from registration under the Data Protection Act 1998. 

Privacy support

If you have any comments on our privacy policy, please contact us using the following email address: