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what information we may collect about you;
how we will use information we collect about you;
whether the Company will disclose your details to anyone else;
where we might send your information;
how you can reject cookies.
The Company uses all Personal Information that you provide to us or that we collect from you in accordance with all applicable laws, including those concerning the protection of Personal Information such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation.
GDPR: the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). It also addresses the transfer of personal data outside the EU and EEA areas. The primary aim of the “GDPR” is to give control to individuals over their personal data and to simplify the regulatory environment for international business by unifying the regulation within the EU.
Data Protection Law: all legislation and regulations in force from time to time regulating the use of personal data and the privacy of electronic communications including, but not limited to, EU Regulation 2016/679 (the“GDPR”), the Data Protection Act 2018, and any successor legislation or other directly applicable EU regulation relating to data protection and privacy for as long as, and to the extent that, EU law has legal effect in the UK).
Encryption or encrypted data: The most effective way to achieve data security. To read an encrypted file, you must have access to a secret key or password that enables you to decrypt it. Unencrypted data is called plain text.
ICO: Information Commissioner’s Office. The supervisory authority for data protection in the UK.
Personal Data: any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that information, for example, a person’s name, identification number, location, online identifier. It can also include pseudonymised data. The terms Personal Data and Personal Information are used interchangeably within this policy.
Personal Data Breach: a breach of security leading to the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure of, or access to, personal data transmitted, stored or otherwise processed.
Special Categories of Personal Data: this data needs more protection because it is sensitive. It includes data which relates to an individual’s health, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, political opinion, religion, and trade union membership. It also includes genetic and biometric data (where used for ID purposes).
4. The Collection and Use of Data
4.1. How do we collect information
This Policy relates to the Company’s use of any Personal Information collected from you via the following services:
PROCURATO LTD’s website;
messaging services; and
any official email address or SMS number
4.2. What information do we collect
When you participate in, access or sign up to any of the Company’s services, activities or online content (including on social media and messaging applications), such as newsletters, promotions, live chats, message boards, web and mobile notifications or votes, we may receive Personal Information about you.
This may include:
job title employer
postal address telephone or
4.3. How will we use the information? Depending on your use of our site, we will use your personal information for a number of purposes including:
To provide our services, activities or online content, or communicating information about them (e.g. relating to upcoming promotions or new product launches) or dealing with your requests and enquiries.
We collect and use the Personal Information about you for the purposes described above, because we have a legitimate business interest to do so that is not overridden by your right to have your
Personal Information adequately protected. You do not have to provide us with any of the Personal Information described above, but if you chose not to do so, you may not be able to receive certain Company services, access certain parts of our website or receive information from us that you have requested.
4.4. Where do we send your information The Company may be required to transfer personal data to a country/countries around the world including ( Europe ). We will, where the country to which your data is transferred has not been found to provide an adequate level of protection, put in place appropriate safeguards to ensure your Personal Information is protected.
6. Keeping Data Secure 6.1. How do we protect your information? We take appropriate measures to ensure that any personal information which you disclose to us is kept secure, accurate and up to date and kept only for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it is used. The security measures taken may include, but are not limited to, data encryption.
7. What are your rights? Under the “GDPR”, you have the following rights, which the Company will always work to uphold:
Right to access - for a copy of the Personal Information we hold about you, and details about how we are processing your Personal Information. If we provide you with access to the information we hold about you, we will not charge you for this, unless your request is “manifestly unfounded or excessive”. Where we are legally permitted to do so, we may refuse your request. If we refuse your request, we will tell you the reasons why.
Right to correct - to have any inaccuracies in your Personal Information corrected.
Right to erase - to have your Personal Information erased, or for our use of it to be restricted (for example, if your preferences change, or if you don’t want us to send you the information you have requested).
Right to restrict use - the right to “block” PROCURATO LTD from using your data or limit the way in which we can use it;
Right to data portability - if we are processing your Personal Information by automated means and on the basis of your consent (see “How do we use it?”, above), for us to provide your personal information to you in a structured, commonly-used and machine-readable format. You can also ask us to provide your personal information directly to a third party in this format, and, if technically feasible, we will do so;
Right to object - the right to object to our use of your data including where we use it for our legitimate interests.
7.1. Right to opt out You can request that we stop sending you marketing materials at any time. Electronic communications typically include an unsubscribe link that allows you to manage your communication preferences including the ability to unsubscribe from all future marketing. If for any reason that has not been successful please contact us using the details provided below.
Please contact them using the details set out below: Full Name: Marco Marambe Email address: email@example.com Postal address: Bakers Hall, 7 Harp Lane, London, United Kingdom, EC3R 6DP
You have the right to make a complaint to the supervisory authority if you are unhappy with how we’ve handled your Personal Information. In the UK, the supervisory authority is the Information Commissioner’s Office (http://www.ico.org.uk).
9. Managing cookies
9.1 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
(a) https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647 (Chrome);
(d) https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);
9.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
9.3 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
10.1 We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
10.2 You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.