The Cookies Directive
Many people think this is a big step backwards, some that the legislation is so unworkable it will 'have' to be amended, but, as it stands, UK business websites are required to make this disclosure from 26 May 2012. Fines of up to £500,000 could apply where businesses aren't following the law.
We are committed to privacy and support current industry initiatives to preserve individual privacy rights on the Internet. Protecting your privacy on-line is an evolving area and this website will constantly evolve to meet these demands.
What are Cookies?
Some of our web pages utilise "cookies". A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about web site activity. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall Personal Information previously indicated by a web user. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them.
More information about cookies, including how to block them or delete them, can be found at:AboutCookies.org
What happens if I say 'no' to allowing cookies in my browser?
Will the site still work?
Some cookies are necessary for the operation of our website, if you choose to block them some aspects of the site may not work for you. Non necessary cookies are only set when you have given your explicit consent to their use. Such cookies include those set by our statistics package Google Analytics.
What is the impact for london-builders.info?
If you decline cookies then we will not be able to count your site usage in the statistics that we gather about use of the site.
We use Google Analytics to count the number of people who use the site and to analyse how they use it. We do this to make sure that our site is as good as it can be and this is the primary evidence we use when trying to improve what we offer to users.
If you decline cookies then your site usage won't be counted and measured in this way so we won't be able to take your actions into account when analysing data and seeking to improve our service based on that analysis.
What do you do with the data you collect?
We use the data we collect about you to provide our products and services to you.
Also, we collect personal data about you when you register to receive more information via the Contact Us section of this website. We are required to collect some of this data by law.
Personal information provided by you will be stored as long as the purpose for which the data was collected continues. It is then archived or destroyed unless its retention is required to satisfy audit, legal, regulatory or accounting requirements or to protect London Builder's interests.
London Builders will not sell, trade or rent your personal information to others unless you have given us your permission.
London Builders is required to follow the Data Protection Act 1998. This Act provides for the regulation of the processing of information relating to individuals who are the subjects of personal data as defined by English law.
By using our site and/or registering data with us in any way, you consent to the collection and use of this data by us. If we decide to change The Privacy Notice, we will post those changes on this site so that you are always aware of what data we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose it.
The security of your data is extremely important to us. Access to your personal data is only provided to our staff and only to third parties who help us to process data.
To ensure that London Builders's records are accurate you may from time to time receive relevant information and reminders from us connected to the service you have requested. This provision of relevant information complies with the processes laid down in The Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (2003).
If you do not wish to receive such information and reminders from us please contact us at:firstname.lastname@example.org
Notification of changes
If at any time you have questions or concerns about the policy please contact us at:
Site Terms of Access
Data Submitted by You
You are responsible for any information submitted by you to the Site. And you are responsible for ensuring that all information supplied by you is true, complete and accurate and not misleading or likely to mislead or deceive and that it is not discriminatory, obscene, offensive, defamatory or otherwise illegal, unlawful or in breach of any applicable legislation, regulations, guidelines or codes of practice or any intellectual property rights including copyrights and trade marks of any person in any jurisdiction. You are also responsible for ensuring that all information, data and files are free of viruses or other routines or engines that may damage or interfere with any system or data prior to being submitted to the Site. We reserve the right to remove any information supplied by you from the Site at our sole discretion, at any time and for any reason without being required to give any explanation.
We will process any data which you provide in completing the online registration or any further forms, assessments or personal details which you complete or provide to us when using the Site in accordance with UK data protection legislation.
Amendment of Terms of Access
These Terms of Access may be changed by us at any time. You will be deemed to accept the Terms of Access (as amended) when you next use the Site following any amendment.
We may terminate your registration and/or deny you access to the Site or any part of it (including any services, goods or information available on or through the Site) at any time in our absolute discretion and without any explanation or notification.