Story Submission: Privacy Policy


Spirit of the Highlands and Islands Stories


The Spirit of the Highlands and Islands website is inviting individuals to share their stories of the Highlands to form part of the wider Inverness Castle redevelopment.

Your personal contact information is collected and retained in order to allow us to contact you in relation to the curation and management of your story.

If you do not give us your personal information

If you do not provide your personal contact information you will be unable to submit your story.

Conditions for processing personal information

Consent – article – 6 (1)(a) – we require your personal information to allow us to contact you in relation to your story.

Find out more about your rights

Who we share your information with

High Life Highland shares your personal information with third parties in order for us to administer processes. For a list and more information on third party processors please visit:

How long we hold your information

Your information will be retained for the duration of the Spirit of the Highlands project and its successors.

How to withdraw consent

If you wish for your personal information to be removed from our records please email

Automated Processing

Your personal information is not subject to automated decision making or profiling.

Data Controller

The data controller is High Life Highland.

Data Protection Officer

Contact our Data Protection Officer:

Data Protection Officer
Highland Council Headquarters
Glenurquhart Road

Tel.: 01463 702029

Supervisory authority

If you are unhappy with the way we have processed your personal information you can contact the Information Commissioner:

Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

Tel.: 0303 123 1113