The British Council collects your data through the use of this website, British Council branded websites and mobile applications. At the same time, it protects your privacy.

The sections below explain how this is done.

If we collect personal information via our website, prior to finally submitting any personal information to our website, we will endeavour to ensure that you are informed as to:

  • the purpose for collecting the information
  • what the information will be used for
  • the identity of anyone else to whom the information will be given and what they will use it for
  • how you can request copies of any personal information we hold on you.


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Data Protection

Find out about how we protect your information and how you can request access to this information we hold about you.