Privacy policy

Introduction

 

We are committed to ensuring that your personal information is protected and we clearly communicate to you how it is used. This Privacy Policy explains what personal information we collect, why we collect it, how we use it, the controls you have over your personal information and the procedures that we have in place to protect your personal information. It applies to the personal information we collect when an individual: (i) visits our website (www.serco.com), (ii) elects to receive direct marketing from us as set out below; and/or (iii) applies for employment, details of which may come through the associated Serco careers portal.  

We take our responsibility for the personal data we collect about you seriously, and we aim to be transparent about how we use, handle, and to whom we disclose, such information. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to understand how we manage your personal data together with any additional specific privacy notice we may provide when we collect or process personal information about you, so that you are aware of how and why we are using your personal information and understand your rights in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679) (“GDPR”) and the Data Protection Act 2018.

This Privacy Policy is issued on behalf of Serco Group so when we refer to "Serco", "us", "we" or "our" in this Privacy Policy, we mean the Serco Group Company or Serco Group companies responsible for processing your personal data.  The Serco Group company responsible for your personal information will be the member of the Serco Group that originally collects information from or about you. This may be explained in separate privacy notices made available when your personal information are first collected by that Serco Group company.

Where the collection and use of personal information is not addressed by this Privacy Policy, the privacy notice made available when your personal information is collected will apply. In addition, where processing of personal information is carried out by another Serco Group company for their own purposes, that other Serco Group company may also be a data controller of your personal information. You can find out more about the Serco Group companies at www.serco.com/ukecompanies or by contacting us using the information in section 16.

News & Views

Blog: Fighting Pollution with Innovation

91% of the world’s population live in places where air quality exceeds WHO guideline limits. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the most polluted places in the world are the major cities, where poor urban planning has led to urban sprawl and over-reliance on private rather than public transport. So where can governments and city-planners turn to solve these problems? All over the world they are already looking to private sector organisations to enhance public services, notably through various smart-city initiatives.
10th July 2019

Story: How Norway Turns Criminals into Good Neighbours

In the early 1990s, the ethos of the Norwegian Correctional Service underwent a rigorous series of reforms to focus less on "revenge" and much more on rehabilitation. (source: bbc.co.uk/news)
10th July 2019

News: Canada’s first open roads autonomous shuttle begins operations in Montreal

The city and Transdev Canada worked together on several test projects, including one within Montreal’s Olympic Park and Stadium, prior to the start of this service. The current project, which operates using two EasyMile EZ10 autonomous shuttles, will serve for planning purposes and help determine the technology’s potential for sustainable public transit in Montreal. (masstransitmag.com)
3rd July 2019