Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement - Version 1.2

We are committed to protecting the privacy of your data. Only authorised employees within Barrow Sixth Form College will use any information collected from individuals – e.g. via the online application process. The information you provide is protected under the Data Protection Act 1998. We have firewall measures in place to ensure your personal information is protected. By using Barrow Sixth Form College’s website you consent to us storing your information under the terms set out in this privacy statement.


We collect personal data to help with enquiries and ensure the best possible service for during the recruitment process. This includes information supplied during the application process. By providing us with this information you are consenting to Barrow Sixth Form College using this information to deal with enquiries and to ensure a smooth transition to studying or working at the college. We may use this information to contact you about upcoming events that may be of interest to you.

Disclosure of Information

The information you provide will be stored on our computers and may be accessed by college staff. Unless required by law, we will not disclose your information to third parties without obtaining your consent.

Website links

We make every effort to ensure our website is up to date but Barrow Sixth Form College cannot accept responsibility for errors or admissions or for loss or damage that arises from accessing our website. Barrow Sixth Form College is not responsible for the content of other websites linked from this site. Opinions expressed or material appearing on these websites are not necessarily shared by the College. The College will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of personal information.

Social Media

Barrow Sixth Form College complies with the regulations of social media providers, but we are not responsible for content posted on our channels by other users and we reserve the right to moderate our channels and to remove inappropriate content.


A cookie is a piece of data that is sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are essential as our website won’t work correctly without them. The cookies are set when you submit a form, login or interact with our site by doing something, which goes beyond clicking a link. This website uses some non-essential cookies to track visitors, enabling us to see how the site is used and improve the website. We do not gather any personal information via cookies on this website and as such your privacy is in no way impacted by our use of cookies.

Read our full Cookie Policy.

Copyright Notice

Copyright and other relevant intellectual property rights exist on all text relating to the College and the full content of this website.