Girlguiding Scotland seeks to ensure that the information published on its website is up to date and accurate. Girlguiding Scotland cannot be held responsible for the contents of any pages referenced by an external link.

Any personal data collected through its website will be treated as confidential in line with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Cookies and Website Traffic Analysis

When users enter the Girlguiding Scotland website their computers will automatically be issued with ‘cookies’. Cookies are text files which identify users’ computers to the Girlguiding Scotland server. The website then creates ‘session’ cookies to store some of the preferences of users moving around the website, e.g. retaining a text-only preference.

The Girlguiding Scotland website uses cookies to measure use of the website including the number of visitors, how frequently pages are viewed, and the city and country of origins of users.This helps to determine what is popular and can influence future content and development. For this purpose, Girlguiding Scotland uses web analytics to measure and analyse usage of the website. The information collected by Girlguiding Scotland will include IP Address, pages visited, browser type and operating system. The data will not be used to identify any user personally.


All copyrights on this website are strictly reserved to Girlguiding Scotland, including illustrations, pictures, sounds, scripts, animation and any other material appearing on the website.

In accessing the Girlguiding Scotland website, you agree that you will use the contents for your own private use, and not make any alterations, store or copy any part of the website without the written permission of Girlguiding Scotland, in line with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.

Mailing lists

Girlguiding Scotland use Dotmailer to send emails to mailing lists. Dotmailer’s terms of use can be viewed at: http://www.dotmailer.com/terms/ and privacy policy can be viewed at: http://www.dotmailer.com/terms/privacy-policy/. You can opt out from further communications at any point, and the option to unsubscribe will be placed on each email newsletter.

Contact information

If users have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, you can contact us at web@girlguiding-scot.org.uk.