Volunteer Marine Rescue Southport manages personal information in line with the Information Privacy Act 2009. We collect and manage your personal information as described on this page, unless stated otherwise. ‘Personal information’ may include your name, address, phone number, email address, age, gender, banking details and your vessel information.

Information we may request

We may ask you to provide personal information through this site. We will only do this:

  • to meet your needs (e.g. answer a question, provide a service)
  • to meet our needs (e.g. to ensure your membership information is correct)
  • if required by law.

Use and disclosure of personal information

We will not add you to any mailing lists outside Volunteer Marine Rescue Southport, or give your personal information to third parties without your consent, unless required by law.


Our privacy principles apply to emails as well. Our internet service provider or information technology staff may monitor email traffic for system trouble shooting and maintenance purposes only.


Parts of this site transmit information securely across the internet. However this is not always feasible. We recognise that there may be risks transmitting information across the internet. We will notify you where personal information is not transmitted securely. Where this site contains links to external websites, the privacy or security terms set out there will apply to the material on those specific websites and Volunteer Marine Rescue Southport is not responsible for the privacy or security practices or the content of any such websites.

More information

Contact us if you would like to know more about information privacy.