Disclaimer and Privacy Notice

Disclaimer of Liability

The Avon Pension Fund (the Fund) website is intended to give generic information about the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) to LGPS members and employers participating in the Fund. Whilst Bath and North East Somerset Council as Administering Authority for the Fund takes every reasonable care to ensure that information on the website is accurate no liability or responsibility will be accepted for any direct or consequential loss, financial or otherwise, or any other obligation or liability incurred by use of this website. Participating LGPS Members must not make any financial decisions based upon information provided on the Fund's website and can request a written statement of their own pension rights from the Fund. Nothing displayed on the Fund's website can override the provisions of the LGPS Regulations and/or other legislation.

Hypertext links to third party websites outside the Avon Pension Fund are provided for the convenience of users only. Bath & North East Somerset Council is unable to provide any warranty concerning the accuracy or completeness of any information held within these third party websites - this is the responsibility of the publisher of the third party website. Furthermore, by linking to other websites, Bath & North East Somerset Council in no way endorses the views or information held within such websites and is unable to grant permission to use material found on such sites.  Bath & North East Somerset Council also reserves the right to remove hyperlinks or content as it deems appropriate.

Privacy Statement

The Avon Pension Fund website automatically logs some information about visitors to the site (such as IP address), and some pages may also use cookies to store personalisation details for certain areas of the site. This information is held purely for system administration purposes.

Any personal details given on-line for the provision of a particular service, will be stored on a secure server. This data will be held and processed under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998. Such information may be shared across Avon Pension Fund for the purpose of providing services to you. We will not give information about you to anyone else, or use information about you for other purposes, unless your consent has been given or the law allows this.

The use of your personal information is covered by our registration under the Data Protection Act 1998. You can, under this legislation, request a copy of the information we hold about you. If any information we hold about you is incorrect please let us know.

Bath and North East Somerset Council, as administering authority for the Avon Pension Fund, is committed to upholding the principles of the Data Protection Act, and will not process your information in a way incompatible with these principles.

This privacy statement only covers the Avon Pension Fund website at http://www.avonpensionfund.org.uk.  Other links within this site to other websites are not covered by this privacy statement.

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