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GDPR: contacting parents

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Last updated on 29 May 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
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Use this article to figure out how to handle the contact details of parents under the GDPR, and when you will need consent to contact parents. We look at scenarios including messages about emergency situations, marketing and fundraising, and sending out newsletters.

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Contents

  1. 1 Identify a lawful basis
  2. 2 Collecting and storing contact details
  3. 3 Using contact details to talk about a pupil
  4. 4 Sending out marketing or fundraising information
  5. 5 Sending out newsletters
  6. 6 Consider other contact methods

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