Our Privacy Policy

Dunbar Community Bakery Limited (we, our, the Bakery) is an Industrial & Provident Society (registered number 2714RS) registered as a “mutual” with the Financial Conduct Authority. Our registered address is 60., High Street, DUNBAR, East Lothian, EH42 1JH.

This privacy policy explains how we use any personal information we collect about you when you become a shareholder, subscribe to our newsletter or use this website.

The General Data Protection Regulation

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the lawful basis on which we collect your information is called “legitimate interests.” This means that we will only use your data in ways that you would reasonably expect us to and which has a minimal impact on your privacy.

What information do we collect about you?

We collect information about you when you become a shareholder, subscribe to our newsletter or place an order for products or services. We also collect information when you voluntarily complete customer surveys, provide feedback and participate in competitions.

How will we use the information about you?

We will collect information about you in order to process your application to purchase shares in the Bakery. We will use the information to send you your Share Certificate and your in-shop discount card. We will also use your information to comply with our legal obligations as an Industrial & Provident Society, such as sending you details of our Annual General Meeting and information about the business.

If you subscribe to our Newsletter, we will only use the information you provide to send this to you by e-mail.

The Bakery website does not use cookies.

We will never pass on your personal information to, nor share it with any other third parties unless required to do so by law for the prevention or detection of criminal activity.


We would like to send you information about our products and services. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt out at a later date. You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes.

Access to your information and correction

You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please e-mail or write to us at the addresses below.

We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.

Other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites and social networking platforms. This privacy policy only applies to information collected by us, so when you link to other websites and platforms you should read their own privacy policies.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 30 June 2018.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you:

By e-mail to: shop@thebakerydunbar.org

Or by post to: The Secretary
Dunbar Community Bakery Limited
60., High Street
East Lothian
EH42 1JH