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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy:
The Royal Court website has been created and is controlled by Client Services, Royal Court House, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2NZ in conjunction with the States of Guernsey. The contact email address is

Privacy Statement:
This is the Privacy Statement of the Royal Court website.

Collecting Information:
This site does not collect any data, which identifies you personally, without your knowledge. However, the site does use cookies to collect anonymised information about how you browse this site, unless you opt-out or change the settings on your device.

Should we need to collect personal information such as name, telephone number and email address, this information will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2017

This Site may contain links or references to other web sites including those of Committees of the States of Guernsey and various services within those Committees outside of our control. Please be aware that we have no control over these sites and Royal Court policies do not apply to these sites.

"Cookies" are pieces of information that are placed on an individual's computer hard drive to enable the individual to more easily communicate and interact with the site. We may use cookies to customise your experience on the Site. We may also use cookies to record how many times a user has visited the site and what pages the user has accessed. You may, however, disallow receiving cookies at any time through your web browser. It is not our intention to use cookies to retrieve information that is unrelated to the site or your interaction with the site.

IP address:
We may collect your IP (Internet Protocol) address to help diagnose problems with the site server, and to administer the site. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. This information does not contain any personally identifiable information about you. Your IP address is also used to help identify you during a particular session and to gather broad demographic data.

In some circumstances it may be necessary to transfer your personal information outside the Bailiwick of Guernsey, United Kingdom, and the European Union, but this will only be done in accordance with the conditions permitted in the Data Protection Law. Your information will only be retained in practices in accordance with the Law. In some cases there are legal obligations to retain certain types of information.

The Royal Court will process any personal data that it collects in accordance with the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law 2017, which provides for your rights as a Data Subject.

To find out more about how the personal data the Royal Court receives about you and how it is processed, please refer to the Fair Processing Notice

Organisational and technical measures are in place to protect your personal information. These measures include sound policies and procedures, the provision of physical security, appropriate equipment, the maintenance of such equipment, and the appropriate selection and training of our personnel.