Privacy Policy

Email and Communications Terms and Conditions:

All emails and communication transmissions are privileged, confidential, and intended solely for the person or organisation to which it is addressed.  If you are not the intended recipient, you must not copy, distribute, or disseminate the information, nor may you take any action in reliance of it.  Any views expressed in this message are those of the individual sender, except where the sender specifically states them to be the views of the Scottish Youth Parliament.  If you have received this message in error please notify the Scottish Youth Parliament immediately by email to  We strongly recommend that you check for viruses using your own virus scanner, as the Scottish Youth Parliament will not take responsibility for any damage caused as a result of virus infection.

Any views expressed in the message from MSYP emails ( are those of the individual sender.  If you have any queries, please notify the Scottish Youth Parliament immediately by email to


Our site may send one or more cookies, a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters, to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser and lets you log in faster and enhance your navigation through the site. A cookie does not collect personal information about you. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser’s directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of this site may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.

Data Protection Act:

Any information provided or gathered by this site will be treated with the strictest confidence, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Links to other sites:

The SYP is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of any websites or servers that we link to from our site. 


The materials, including; images, copy, publications, video, and sound bites, on this site are protected by copyright and/or database rights throughout the world and are owned by the Scottish Youth Parliament.

You may read, print and download the contents of the site for private use only.

Questions about Privacy:

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us at