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GDPR – Frequently Asked Questions

What is GDPR?

GDPR is a new Data Protection Regulation coming in to effect 25th May 2018. It is a further extension and tightening up of the Data Protection Act. It ensures that any personal data held by any organisation is processed in a secure and transparent way.

 

Why have you emailed me about data protection?

Because we hold your details on our database in respect of marketing communication purposes, we now legally need to obtain your consent to continue to process that information and communicate with you about our services.

 

Why do you need my consent?

Without your consent we can no longer send you marketing communications which you might find of interest.

 

What happens if I don’t consent?

Your contact details will be held in our system in a suppression list to ensure that you do not receive any further communications. Under your statutory right to be forgotten we will completely remove your details from our database upon request.

 

How long do you keep my details for?

If you grant us consent we will keep your details whilst our service is still relevant and whilst you wish us to continue to send you marketing communications. You can withdraw your consent by using the unsubscribe link in any of our communications.

 

Where can I learn more about GDPR?

The Information Commissioner’s Office has full and complete details https://ico.org.uk/.
For more information about how your data is processed please review our privacy policy.

 

What if I later want to withdraw consent?

You can withdraw consent at any time by using the unsubscribe link in any of our communications. To explicitly opt-in to communications please provide the consent required on any of our website forms.

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