Introduction & Our Details
For data protection purposes we are the ‘data controller’ of the personal data that you give us.
Our contact details are: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Commitment to You
We are committed to protecting your privacy and to complying with the data protection /GDPR laws in the UK. In consequence, we collect the minimum amount of information about you that is commensurate with providing you with a satisfactory service.
What is the purpose and legal basis for us to collect and process your personal data?
The main purpose is to identify our customers to enable us to deliver to you the services and/or products that you buy from us and to provide you with any follow-up that is required. We also have to retain records of all our transactions for tax and accounting reasons.
We do not pass your details on to third parties, unless required to by law.
What personal data will be collected and processed?
Depending on the type of transaction you enter into, this may include your name, address, telephone number, and email address.
We will only take photos of you if full verbal consent is given. Images could be used for marketing purposes, including; social media (eg our website, Facebook, Instagram), leaflets, business cards, posters and banners. Please contact us if you change you mind and want your image removing and we will endeavour to comply with you request as soon as practical.
How long will we keep your personal data?
We need to keep customer details for at least 6 full tax years under the UK tax laws.
What are your rights?
You have the right to:
· ask us in writing for details of the personal data that we hold on you
· require us to rectify any errors
· have your personal data deleted if there is no reason for its continued storage and processing
· lodge a complaint about the data controller with the ICO (Information Commissioner’s Office).
Further details about your rights under data protection legislation can be found on the ICO’s website at https://ico.org.uk/.
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Changes to this Privacy Notice
Any changes to this Notice will be placed here and will supersede this version. We will take reasonable steps to draw your attention to any changes in our policy. However, to be on the safe side, we suggest that you read this document each time you use the website to ensure that it still meets with your approval.
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