The British Council will use the information that you are providing for the purpose of managing your enquiry. Our legal basis for processing your personal data is the pre-contractual nature of the service provided at your request, according to our terms and conditions. If you select a marketing preference, we will also use your personal data to keep you informed about our range of corporate English services and events. You may opt out at any time by following the unsubscribe link in our communications. We will process your personal information based on your consent. In order to achieve the necessary purposes outlined above, your personal information may be securely shared with our trusted service providers for e-communications, operating under our instructions with the appropriate safeguards. Your personal data will not be shared with any other third parties.

Data protection

The British Council complies with data protection law in the UK, the General Data Protection Regulation and laws in other countries that meet internationally accepted standards. You may exercise your data protection rights by contacting us at For more information, please refer to the privacy section of our website. We will keep your information for a period of 7 years from the time of collection.