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GDPR Privacy Policy


Darlington Academy of Performing Arts information is kept secure.


We need to process information about you or your child for the following reasons:


*Contractual purposes

To provide the activity you have requested, communicate with you about this activity, changes to our terms and conditions and to process payments (if relevant).


*Legitimate interests

To meet the legitimate aims of the classes. This includes:

Maintaining class attendance records and contact details for emergency purposes.

Responding to any comments, questions or complaints you may send us.

Filming and taking photos to promote the classes on our website, social media account and in communications.

You have the right to object to any of the above uses of your information by contacting us. Please note that in some cases, this may affect our ability to carry out the things we need to do for you to take part in our classes.


*Legal reasons

To comply with applicable laws and protect legitimate Darlington Academy of Performing Arts interests and legal rights. This includes, but is not limited to the use of your information relating to legal claims and compliance and regulatory activity.



With your consent, we may send you information by email, or via social media about Darlington Academy of Performing Arts news, activities, products and opportunities that we think will be of interest to you. You can ask us to stop sending you this information at any point by contacting us on


*Why we share your information

We will not share your information with any other organisations except with your consent or in exceptional/emergency circumstances where we believe that the sharing of information about you is vital to protect you, your child or another person.


*Individual rights

You have the right to see the personal information we hold about you. You can request a copy of this information by writing to us.

If you leave Darlington Academy of Performing Arts classes or workshops, you can request to have your details deleted.

*Covid-19 NHS Track and Trace 

The UK government requires us to keep a temporary record of all visitors to our premises for a minimum of 21 days.  Following the 21 days we will delete this data.


*Changes to the privacy notice

We keep our privacy notices under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 4th July 2020.




*Staff are fully qualified DBS (Enhanced) checked*



*Darlington Academy of Performing Arts has full Public liability insurance*



*Safeguarding Policy Statement* (click to view)