Data Protection Statement
1 November 2010
In dealing with us you have provided / may provide us with personal data about yourself.
Secure Retail is committed to following policies which protect your privacy and comply with current United Kingdom data protection laws and regulations in respect of personal data.
Please note that the information that you provide to us is processed and held on computer systems and the files of Secure Retail, and, in certain cases, companies who process data on behalf of Secure Retail, its advisers and financial intermediaries and credit reference agencies with whom it works. Where we do pass data to third parties, appropriate confidentiality arrangements are in place.
Your personal data may be held and processed in connection with a transaction in the course of our normal general development of our business, and for administrative purposes relating to those activities. We reserve the right to hold this data until you indicate that you wish us to do otherwise.
If you provide us with personal data, you thereby consent to the following, which may entail the provision of your personal data to third parties:
• Performing credit / authentication checks
• Taking up external references, including the use of referencing agencies
• Provision of information within the Secure Retail’s group of companies
• Ongoing recording, processing and updating of personal data in the normal course of our business
Apart from the above, we do not disclose your personal data to any other third parties, except where you have given your consent or we have a legal obligation to do so.
Different rules apply to data concerning race, ethnic origin, political opinions or beliefs, religious or other similar beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health, sexual life and any offences committed and sentences or court proceedings relating to actual or potential offences – this is called “sensitive data”. Please do not send us sensitive data as generally we do not need it.
We may on occasions wish to inform you of products and services of ours which may be of interest to you. You can inform us that you do not wish to receive such materials by writing to: The Data Controller, Secure Retail Ltd, Walker Road, Bardon Hill, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 1TU (Email firstname.lastname@example.org with Data Controller and Remove in the subject line).