England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB)

About us

This web site is operated by England and Wales Cricket Board Restricted (the ECB) as a part of its community of websites and subsites (collectively, the ECB Web sites). 

The ECB and what it does

The ECB is the governing physique for cricket in England and Wales and is answerable for the expansion and participation in cricket from grass roots degree all over to the skilled sport and is behind a variety of initiatives to assist followers become involved together with:

Cricket World Cup 2019.  The ECB is the Native Organising Committee for the occasion run on behalf of the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) the world governing physique for cricket – FIND OUT MORE

Play-Cricket.  The net residence of leisure cricket. Designed to assist directors handle their Leagues, Competitions, Golf equipment and Groups, while permitting entry to all the newest scores and stats for gamers and their followers – FIND OUT MORE

We Are England Cricket Supporters.  Helps to maintain followers knowledgeable with information, highlights and behind the scenes content material from the England camp – FIND OUT MORE

All Stars Cricket.  A programme for all 5 – eight 12 months olds designed to offer them their first style of cricket – FIND OUT MORE

The New Competitors.  The ECB is the operator of the brand new competitors – TBC

Knowledge safety compliance 

Until acknowledged in any other case, the ECB is the information controller in respect of all private knowledge collected on the ECB Web sites which implies that we’re answerable for guaranteeing that we accomplish that in full compliance with knowledge safety and all different associated privateness legal guidelines. 

This Privateness Coverage explains what info is collected about you, how it’s used, and the steps taken to make sure that it’s stored safe. We additionally clarify your rights and the best way to contact us.

Further privateness info

Further privateness phrases, which type a part of this Privateness Coverage, apply to private knowledge and use of, sure ECB Web sites and providers. Please click on on the related hyperlink(s) beneath to view the extra phrases: 




There are not any further privateness phrases presently



Hyperlinks to different web sites

Please word, ECB Web sites could include hyperlinks to different web sites (corresponding to these of advertisers or our companions) that aren’t managed by us, or our service suppliers. These hyperlinks are supplied to your comfort. We’re solely answerable for our personal privateness practices and our safety of ECB Web sites. We advocate that you simply test the privateness and safety insurance policies and procedures of each different web site that you simply go to.


In case you are below 13, you’ll both must ask your mum or dad or guardian to register you for any ECB providers or will want the permission of your mum or dad or guardian earlier than the bookings and purchases may be made.  We could require your mum or dad or guardian to substantiate that they’ve given permission.  We could ask for his or her contact particulars in order that we are able to test that they’ve executed so and should perform checks to substantiate that the main points you may have given us are appropriate. 

In case you are below 13, we’ll usually solely ship newsletters and gives and alternatives to you in case your mum or dad or guardian has given consent to them being despatched.  Your mother and father / guardians 13 can change their thoughts at any time (see ‘Newsletters, Affords and Alternatives’ beneath).


The knowledge we acquire and it is sources

With the intention to present the products or providers you request, we’ll receive particulars together with:

contact particulars of these subscribing or registering for providers, putting orders or making bookings and, the place you do any of these items on behalf of one other individual we could require their contact particulars as properly 
date of delivery for instance, the place the service you require has age associated restrictions or for verification functions
supporting info different info that’s related to the products or providers you request corresponding to photograph ID info for accreditations, clothes dimension for purchases of equipment or different clothes objects, dietary necessities the place you might be attending an occasion the place refreshments are supplied, allergy info or therapy which will have to be given to assist these attending occasions. Particulars of the actual help info wanted will usually be proven on the actual ECB Web site for the products or service you require.
gender / incapacity / ethnicity info to allow us to make sure we meet our social inclusion and anti-discrimination tasks. We don’t at all times ask for this and can solely accomplish that the place we take into account it related
suggestions and survey responses we obtain from you and others

The place we receive info

Normally we’ll receive info straight from you (or from somebody who requests items or providers for you in your behalf) or the system you utilize to speak with us.  The knowledge shall be obtained by ECB Web sites, phone conversations, emails and written and verbal communications (together with blogs and social media interactions) and from data of the products and providers supplied to you.  A few of this info could also be obtained from the service suppliers we use corresponding to ticket operators.

We could complement the knowledge that you simply present with different info that we receive from our dealings with you (corresponding to tickets you may have bought, newsletters you may have subscribed to, occasions you or somebody you e-book for have attended, achievements in cricket and particulars from different ECB providers you may have signed up for, use or have used corresponding to Play-Cricket and We Are England Supporters) or which we obtain from different organisations, corresponding to different cricket organisations, sponsors or industrial companions.

Details about different folks

Should you present info to us about any individual aside from your self, you could be certain that they perceive how their info shall be used and that you’re authorised to reveal it to us, and to consent to its use on their behalf, earlier than doing so.

IP addresses

With the intention to perceive how customers use ECB Web sites and our providers and the issues they’re taken with, we could acquire your Web Protocol addresses (also called IP addresses).  Your IP tackle is a novel tackle that pc units (corresponding to PCs, tablets and smartphones) use to determine themselves and as a way to talk with different units within the community.


In frequent with many different web site operators, we could use customary know-how known as ‘cookies’ on ECB Web sites. Cookies are small items of data which are saved by your browser in your pc’s exhausting drive and they’re used to document the way you navigate ECB Web sites on every go to.

Our cookies are used to allow us to develop ECB Web sites and to allow you to correctly navigate it.  We use cookies to gather private info to allow us to mirror our customers pursuits and by noting who has seen which pages, properties and ads (together with ‘click on throughs’ from emails), how often explicit pages are visited and to allow us to find out the preferred areas of ECB Web sites. We could use cookies to counterpoint your expertise of utilizing ECB Web sites by permitting us to tailor what you see to what now we have discovered about your preferences throughout your visits to our websites.  Generally we could use providers of third events they usually could use cookies on our behalf as a way to present their providers.

The cookies we use may be discovered right here SHOW ME THE COOKIES   

Stopping use of cookies  

Most browsers robotically settle for cookies, however you possibly can often change your browser to forestall cookies being saved.  With expertise, you possibly can often select to change off all cookies or to permit solely sure ‘trusted’ websites to position cookies.

For additional info on cookies and Flash cookies and the best way to swap them off see the Data Commissioner’s web site at or go to or


Monitoring know-how

Often, we could use digital monitoring (often in a cookie) on ECB Web sites or in emails we ship to you.  We use these to make sure you obtain acceptable info and don’t obtain a number of communications about the identical factor (corresponding to ticketing gives) from totally different cricket associated organisations. 

Stopping use of monitoring applied sciences

Should you cease cookies, it will usually cease any monitoring from the web site. The place we plan to make use of monitoring know-how, we’ll ask to your consent.


How we’ll use your info

All private info that we receive about you and/or every other individual whose particulars you present shall be recorded, used, and guarded by us in accordance with present knowledge safety laws, our TERMS OF USE for the related ECB Web site and every other phrases and situations which are related to the products or providers you request and this Privateness Coverage. We’ll primarily use the private info for:

for registration and basic administration (together with verification and safety checking), creating and administering login credentials and entry controls for on-line providers
to supply the products and providers you request from us (together with serving to you with any particular wants you or others in your group could have)
to speak with you within the occasion that any items or providers requested are unavailable or if there’s a question or downside along with your requests
to make sure a secure atmosphere for the enjoyment of cricket occasions and actions
for document holding functions
market analysis. to hold out market analysis in order that we are able to enhance the products and providers we provide
service improvement. for analysis functions and to allow us to grasp necessities and develop cricket associated providers
social inclusion. to maintain below evaluation equal alternatives inside cricket or ethnicity info to allow us to watch and guarantee compliance with anti-discrimination insurance policies or to adjust to our obligations to Sport England
to trace and analyse exercise on ECB Web sites and to grasp the pursuits and views of followers and prospects
attending to know you. to create a person profile for you in order that we are able to improve your consumer expertise, to grasp and respect your preferences and to supply newsletters and particulars of related gives and alternatives the place you may have agreed to obtain them

Consent and lawful processing of private knowledge

The authorized foundation for the gathering and processing of your private knowledge is:

for administration and repair supply: that it’s essential to fulfil the contract that you will enter into or have entered into with us
for coping with medical wants: that you’ve got given your specific consent or, in critical instances that it’s in your very important pursuits that will help you
for direct advertising: that you’ve got given your consent
for equality and inclusion: that you’ve got given your specific consent by answering the query
in all different instances: that it’s vital for our professional pursuits that are to encourage participation in cricket and this doesn’t prejudice or hurt your rights and freedoms

Disclosing your private info

With the intention to present our services and products, we could, sometimes, appoint different organisations to hold out among the processing actions on our behalf. These could embody, for instance, know-how hosts, printing firms and mailing homes. In these circumstances, we’ll be certain that private info is correctly protected and that it is just utilized in accordance with this Privateness Coverage.

We could go related private info to match venues, First Class Cricket Counties, County Cricket Boards, Golf equipment and Leagues for cricket administration and analysis functions the place we imagine that is acceptable to the service you require or to allow them to grasp participant, fan and buyer exercise and to develop cricket associated providers. 

Use of your private info at occasions

With the intention to present and administer occasions, we’ll present related particulars to these operating and particular periods you attend.  We will even use your info to make sure compliance with Floor Rules (the place acceptable) and to make any required safety checks as a way to guarantee a secure atmosphere for you and others to take pleasure in cricket.

Fee info

The cost card info you present will solely be accessible to the cost supplier.  This is not going to be accessible to the ECB.

Cricket organisations

Because the nationwide governing physique for cricket, the ECB has relationships with different cricket associated organisations corresponding to First Class Cricket Counties, County Cricket Boards, cricket golf equipment and cricket leagues (every a Cricket Organisation) and among the items and providers accessible on or by ECB Web sites are supplied by these Cricket Organisations. Every Cricket Organisation has its personal privateness practices and it is best to test that you’re glad with them earlier than you present any private info to them. 

You’ll be able to view an up-to-date record of CRICKET ORGANISATIONS by clicking the hyperlink.

ECB associate programme

The ECB, CRICKET ORGANISATIONS and ECB SPONSORS & PARTNERS want to contact you and/or any individual whose info you present to us to ask you to take pleasure in different services and products (the place you may have agreed to us sending an invite), to supply newsletters and to let you know and/or them about gives and alternatives which are accessible and a few vary of different initiatives in a variety of methods, together with by publish, textual content message, e-mail or, for related providers, push notification, personalised on-screen messages and social media.   Particulars of the best way to opt-in to or opt-out of receiving newsletters and particulars of gives are on related pages of the ECB Web sites, in related kinds you full and/or within the electronic mail you obtain.  

Preferences / Subscribe / Unsubscribe

You and every other individual whose info you may have supplied to us can change your/their thoughts about whether or not you want to obtain particulars of gives and alternatives at any time through the use of any of the strategies proven beneath (see the part ‘How you can contact us’ beneath) or by following the directions with every give you/they obtain.


We take the safety of private info severely.  We make use of safety know-how, together with firewalls, and Safe Socket Layers to safeguard info and have procedures in place to make sure that our paper and pc methods and databases are protected towards unauthorised disclosure, use, loss and injury.

We solely use third get together service suppliers the place we’re glad that they supply enough safety to your private knowledge.


We could monitor or document phone requires safety functions and to enhance the standard of the providers we offer to you.

Knowledge retention

We’ll usually maintain your private knowledge for 2 years except we are saying in any other case within the privateness discover you might be given. If, after this level, you haven’t taken up any additional providers, we’ll maintain solely minimal private knowledge about items or providers you may have had from us, a top level view of any incidents and particulars of any preferences or consents.

Use of your info outdoors of Europe

Until we are saying in any other case within the privateness discover you might be given, we don’t switch private knowledge outdoors of the UK or the European Financial Space aside from, probably, to some of our service suppliers based mostly in the US. Wherever we switch your private knowledge outdoors of the European Financial Space, we’ll take correct steps to make sure that it’s protected in accordance with this Privateness Coverage and relevant privateness legal guidelines.

Should you present any info to us in relation to tickets or different providers for the Cricket World Cup 2019, we could present particulars to the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC), which relies in Dubai.  We’ll, in fact, be certain that your info is transferred securely and in accordance with relevant privateness legal guidelines.

Modifications to this privateness coverage

Privateness legal guidelines and follow are always growing and we goal to fulfill excessive requirements.  Our insurance policies and procedures are, subsequently, below continuous evaluation. We could, on occasion, replace our safety and privateness insurance policies.  If we need to make any vital modifications in how we’ll use your private knowledge we’ll contact you straight and, if required, search your consent.

 We’ll guarantee ECB Web sites have our freshest coverage and recommend that you simply go to our privateness pages periodically to evaluation our newest model.

Updating and correcting info

You could replace or appropriate your private info on-line in related membership areas or by contacting us in writing or by e-mail (see the part ‘How you can contact us’ beneath). Please embody your identify, tackle and/or e-mail tackle while you contact us as this helps us to make sure that we settle for amendments solely from the right individual. We encourage you to promptly replace your private info if it modifications.  

In case you are offering updates or corrections about one other individual, we could require you to supply us with proof that you’re authorised to supply that info to us.

Your rights

You might have a variety of authorized rights in respect of your private knowledge.  These embody: 

The correct to obtain a replica of the private knowledge that we maintain about you. The identical proper applies to every other individual whose private knowledge you present to us.  We would require proof of id and proof of authority if the request comes from somebody aside from the individual whose knowledge we’re requested to supply.  This can guarantee we solely present info to the right individual.  We usually count on to answer requests inside 28 days of receiving them.
withdraw consent to direct advertising. You’ll be able to train this proper at any time and may replace your preferences your self or ask us to do it for you.  See part ‘Updating and correcting your private knowledge’ above for particulars.
withdraw consent to different processing. The place the one authorized foundation for our processing your private knowledge is that now we have your consent to take action, it’s possible you’ll withdraw your consent to that processing at any time and we should cease processing your private knowledge.  Please word, it will solely have an effect on a brand new exercise and doesn’t imply that processing carried out earlier than you withdrew your consent is illegal.
Should you take into account any of your private knowledge is inaccurate, you possibly can appropriate it your self or ask us to do it for you (see part ‘Updating and correcting your private knowledge’ above for particulars).
In restricted circumstances you might be able to require us to limit our processing of your private knowledge.  For instance, in the event you take into account what we maintain is inaccurate and we disagree, the processing could also be restricted till the accuracy has been verified
In some circumstances, for instance, the place now we have no authorized foundation for retaining your private knowledge, it’s possible you’ll be entitled to require us to delete your private knowledge
The place our processing relies on it being in our professional pursuits, your rights and freedoms, based mostly of your explicit scenario, could allow you to object to our processing
The place you may have supplied private knowledge to us electronically, it’s possible you’ll be entitled to require us to supply that knowledge to you electronically or to transmit it to a different organisation.

How you can contact us


Privateness Officer

England and Wales Cricket Board Restricted

Lord’s Cricket Floor




0207 432 1200

Privateness officer

[email protected]


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