Privacy Notice - General Data Protection Regulation(GDPR)

Who are we
This service is run by the Environmental Research Group (ERG) of Imperial College London on behalf of the SussexAir.

What we collect and why

Our website uses cookies to help users interact with the site more efficiently. Cookies typically expire after two weeks and are primarily used to
support auto completion of forms such as log in or email enquiries. We do not store or process cookie information beyond their annonymous use by Google Analytics. 

Website Logging
We sometimes store logs of IP addresses and requests in order to track technical problems and monitor for abuse.
We delete this information after three months.

We use Google Analytics to collect standard log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns.
This information is processed in a way that does not identify anyone.

Who we share it with

Standard log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns is passed to Google Analytics.

Legal Basis
The legal basis for us storing and processing website logging is that it is in our legitimate interests.

What are your rights?
If you want access to your information please get in touch.
You can contact ERG directly (
You can contact the Data Protection Office directly ( and have the right to make a complaint.
Imperial College London is the registered data controller number Z5940050.

This notice was created on the 18th of May 2018.

This page was updated on 01/07/2020 following the ERG move to Imperial College London
It will be updated whenever there is a substantive change to the service or website, or if there is a change to the appropriate legislation.

Current Alerts

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No airAlerts are currently active for Sussex

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Alerting Services

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Service which sends free messages direct to vulnerable people informing them about air pollution levels. Read more..
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Provides advance warning as to when a heatwave will occur so that there is time to plan and take preventative action. Read more..
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Severe cold weather alerts to vulnerable people over the winter Read more..



Contact Sussex Air

Telephone : 01273 481 692

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