Impact Jersey is a Scheme under the control of Digital Jersey Limited (“DJ”). For the purposes of the Privacy Notice both are referred to as ‘Impact Jersey’, ‘we’ or ‘our’ and are committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information.

This Privacy Notice describes how we collect and use personal information about you during and after your relationship with us under the Data Protection (Jersey) Law 2018.

DJ is the “Data Controller”, which means any data collected under the name of Impact Jersey, DJ are responsible for deciding how they hold and use the personal information.

DJ is registered with the Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner (“JOIC”) – Registration No. 58252.
We will comply with Data Protection (Jersey) Law 2018, the principles of which says that the personal information we hold about you must be:-

  1. Used lawfully, fairly and in a transparent way.
  2. Collected only for valid purposes that we have clearly explained to you and not used in any way incompatible with those purposes.
  3. Relevant to the purposes we have told you about and limited only to those purposes.
  4. Accurate and kept up to date.
  5. Kept your data only as long as necessary for the purposes we collected it.
  6. Kept securely.

We will also only transfer your information when it is safe to do so, when necessary, and your information is protected in the same way that we protect it.

Impact Jersey is accountable to you and the Authorities to show compliance with the data protection laws and demonstrate how we are compliant.

The Data Protection Manager (“DPM”)

We have appointed a DPM to oversee compliance with this Privacy Notice.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or how we handle your personal information, contact the DPM at

You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the JOIC.

Contact details for these are outlined at the bottom of this Privacy Notice.

The Kind of Information We Hold About You

Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).

To explain this to you, we will list our different services when we collect or use additional information about you.

How Is Your Personal Information Collected?

We collect personal information about you when you contact us, when you make an application to Impact Jersey for funding, sign up to receive information about Impact Jersey or provide us with your data for another specific purpose.

What information do we collect about you?

  • Name
  • Title
  • Address
  • Company details
  • Project details
  • Telephone number
  • Occupation
  • Email address
  • Tech-development idea
  • Other parties details

What Special Category Data do we collect about you?

Impact Jersey do not collect Special Category Data from applicants. On the very rare occasion that it would collect data that would be considered as Special Category Data, it would only be collected with the Explicit Consent of the data subject providing the information.

This consent could be withdrawn at any time by contacting

How We Will Use Information About You?

We will only use your personal information when the law allows us to.

Most commonly, we will use your personal information in the following circumstances:

  • You have entered into a Contract with us to provide you with a service; an example of this would be when you are provided with funding for a project or a specific challenge project that we have set up.
  • We need to comply with a Legal Obligation; an example of this would be processing your information for accounting purposes under the tax laws.
  • Where it is necessary for our Legitimate Interests (or those of a third party), your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests. An example of this is when we process your information to keep you updated about the progress of Impact Jersey or other challenges, we set up that you may be interested in.
  • Where you have given your Consent to contact you for a specific purpose.
  • We may also use your personal information in the following situations, which are likely to be rare:
  • In an emergency, it is in your Vital Interest to share your information when we have it recorded.

Change of purpose

We will only use your personal information for the purposes we collected it unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose.

If we need to use your personal information for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and explain the legal basis that allows us to do so.

Data Sharing

We may, on occasions, pass your Personal Information to an organisation outside of Digital Jersey exclusively to process on our behalf; these organisations are called Data Processors.

We require these parties to agree to process this information based on our instructions and requirements consistent with this Privacy Notice.

We do not pass on information gained from your engagement with us without a clear legal basis for doing so. However, we may disclose your Personal Information to meet legal obligations, regulations, or valid governmental requests.

  • The current data processors used by Impact Jersey are; – a cloud-based project management and team collaboration platform that helps teams manage tasks, projects, and workflows in a visual and intuitive way. It offers a customisable and flexible interface that allows users to create and manage workflows, assign tasks, track progress, and collaborate with team members in real-time.
    Privacy Policy – Legal Portal
  • – lets you visually build workflows to solve complex problems – the way you imagine them in your mind.
    Privacy notice | Make
  • Umazi – Digital decentralised collaborative due diligence system.
    Privacy Policy of (
  • DocuSign – Digital signature system for documents
    Privacy Notice | DocuSign
  • HubSpot – a CRM platform with all the software, integrations, and resources you need to connect marketing, sales, content management, and customer service.
    HubSpot Privacy Policy
  • Propelfwd – Data Protection Managers for Impact Jersey
    Privacy Notice – PropelFwd
  • Microsoft Office 365 – Our main operating system for Word, Outlook and Teams – Could based storage in the EU
    Microsoft Privacy Statement – Microsoft privacy

The personal data we collect from you may be transferred to and stored at a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”).

It may also be processed by companies outside the EEA who work for one of our service providers or us.

If we do this, we ensure that your privacy rights are respected in line with this Policy and the same protection is given to your personal information as laid down by the DPJL.

Data Security

We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal information from being accidentally lost, altered or disclosed, or accessed in an unauthorised way. In addition, we limit access to your personal information to those Colleagues, Agents, Contractors and other third parties on a need-to-know basis.

They will only process your personal information on our strict instructions, and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.

Details of these measures may be obtained from our Data Protection Manager (DPM).

We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected data security breach and notify you and any applicable regulator of a suspected breach where we are legally required to do so.

Data Retention

We will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including to satisfy any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.

To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your data. The purposes for which we process your data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means and the applicable legal requirements.

You can request our Data Retention Schedule from our DPM if required.

In some circumstances, we may anonymise your personal information so that it can no longer be associated with you, in which case we may use such information without further notice to you.

Rights of Access, Correction, Erasure, and Restriction

The personal information we hold about you must be accurate and current.

Please keep us informed if your information changes during your relationship with us. Under certain circumstances, by law, you have the right to:

  • Request access to your personal information (commonly known as a “data subject access request”). This right enables you to receive a copy of the personal information we hold about you and to check that we are lawfully processing it.
  • Request correction of the personal information that we hold about you. This right enables you to have any incomplete or inaccurate data we hold about you corrected.
  • Request erasure of your personal information. This right enables you to ask us to delete or remove personal data where there is no good reason for us to continue to process it. You also have the right to ask us to delete or remove your personal information where you have exercised your right to object to processing (see below).
  • Object to processing your personal information where we rely on a legitimate interest (or those of a third party). There is something about your particular situation that makes you want to object to processing on this ground. You also have the right to object to processing your personal information for direct marketing purposes.
  • Request the restriction of processing of your personal information. This right enables you to ask us to suspend the processing of personal information about you, for example, if you want us to establish its accuracy or the reason for processing it.
  • Request the transfer of your personal information to another party.


If you want to review, verify, correct or request the erasure of your personal information, object to the processing or request that we transfer a copy of your personal information to another party, contact our DPM at

You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal information (or exercise any other rights). However, we may charge a reasonable fee if your access request is unfounded or excessive. Alternatively, we may refuse to comply with the request in such circumstances.

How to request your information and what we may need from you

Use the Data Subject Access Request form, available on our Cookie Banner. If you have any questions about this process or any of your rights, contact our DPM at

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access the information (or exercise any of your other rights).

We will respond to your request within Four Weeks after and upon satisfactory verification of your identity. In some circumstances we can apply an eight-week extension to this time frame when the request is complex in nature, and it cannot be answered in the four-week time frame. If this is to happen, we will inform you as soon as possible.

Right to Withdraw Consent

In the limited circumstances where you may have provided your consent to the collection, processing and transfer of your personal information for a specific purpose, you have the right to withdraw your consent for that specific processing at any time.

To withdraw your consent, contact our DPM at

Once we have received notification that you have withdrawn your consent, we will no longer process your information for the purpose or purposes you originally agreed to unless we have another legitimate basis for doing so in law.

Changes to this Privacy Notice

We reserve the right to update this privacy notice at any time, and we will provide you with a new privacy notice when we make any substantial updates.

We may also notify you in other ways from time to time about the processing of your personal information or requesting you to confirm the accuracy of the information we hold on you.


We want the chance to resolve any complaints you have about how we process your information. You have the right to complain to the [SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY] about how we have used your data.

The details for each of these contacts are:

Digital Jersey
Forum 4, First Floor, Grenville Street, St Helier, Jersey JE24UF
Telephone +44 (0) 1534 828585 or email

SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY – Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner
2nd Floor, 5 Castle Street, St Helier, Jersey JE2 3BT
Telephone +44 (0) 1534 716530 or email