In this document, references to ‘we’ and ‘us’ are UK Paleo Awards (a trading division of HEalthy Perspective and The Net Advantage Ltd).
We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
– to assure you that we recognise and fully respect the privacy and personal data of the visitors to this website; and
– to explain what personal information we collect from this website and how we ensure its best protection.
1.1 Data protection
UK Paleo Awards complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”). For the purposes of the Act, UK Paleo Awards is the data controller and sole owner of the personal data collected on the Website.
We use up-to-date industry procedures to keep personal data as safe and secure as possible and to protect against loss, unauthorised disclosure or access. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
The Act gives you the right to access details that we hold about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. A small fee may be payable in respect of any access request.
1.2 Information we collect from you
When you sign-up to our e-newsletter or use our contact form, the basic personal or business information about you which we may collect and process is:
– your e-mail address
– your name
Further, if you contact us, we may also keep a record of that correspondence.
When you submit a UK Paleo Award Entry Form, we will retain all information collated on those forms.
1.3 Uses made of the information
We may use information held about you in the following ways:
– to ensure that content from the Website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
– to provide you with information, products or services where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes;
We may occasionally also use your data for the purposes of advertising, marketing and public relations, so as to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we may contact you about via email. If you do not want us to use your data in this way, please email us.
Headline sponsors will receive a copy of all email addresses from those who enter and vote on the UK Paleo Awards, as part of their Sponsorship agreement with us. If you do not want us to share your data in this way, please email us. Otherwise your data will not be shared with any other third parties.
1.4 Changing the information we hold about you
If you would like to change the information we hold about you or want to it to be removed from our database, please email us.
By using the Website, you consent to the collection and use of your personal and business information in the manner set out above.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing at any time; just email me.
The Website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our preferred partners and other third parties. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
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