Privacy Policy

 

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.

PURPOSE OF THIS PRIVACY NOTICE

Gilmond Consulting Ltd (trading as Gilmond) is the controller and responsible for your personal data (referred to as “Gilmond”, “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice). Gilmond respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice will inform you as to how we look after your personal data when you visit our website (regardless of where you visit it from) and tell you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.

It is important that you read this privacy notice together with any other privacy notice or fair processing notice we may provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them.
 

THE DATA WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU


Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).

We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together follows:

•    Identity Data includes: first name, last name, company name.
•    Contact Data includes: billing address, registered office address, email address and telephone numbers.
•    Transaction Data includes: purchases or orders, details about payments to and from you and other details of services you have purchased from us.
•    Technical Data includes: internet protocol (IP) address and other technology on the devices you use to access this website.
•    Profile Data includes: purchases or orders made by you and feedback responses.
•    Usage Data includes: information about how you use our website and services.
•    Marketing and Communications Data includes: your preferences in receiving marketing from us.

It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.

We also collect, use and share Aggregated Data such as statistical or demographic data for any purpose. Aggregated Data may be derived from your personal data but is not considered personal data in law as this data does not directly or indirectly reveal your identity. For example, we may aggregate your Usage Data to calculate the percentage of users accessing a specific website feature. However, if we combine or connect Aggregated Data with your personal data so that it can directly or indirectly identify you, we treat the combined data as personal data which will be used in accordance with this privacy notice.

We do not collect any Special Categories of Personal Data about you (this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data). Nor do we collect any information about criminal convictions and offences.

IF YOU FAIL TO PROVIDE PERSONAL DATA


Where we need to collect personal data by law, or under the terms of a contract we have with you and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we have or are trying to enter into with you (for example, to provide you with services). In this case, we may have to cancel a service you have with us but we will notify you if this is the case at the time.
 

HOW IS YOUR PERSONAL DATA COLLECTED?


We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:

•    Direct interactions. You may give us your Identity, Contact and Financial Data by filling in forms or by corresponding with us by post, phone, email or otherwise. This includes personal data you provide when you:
•    apply for our services;
•    request marketing to be sent to you; or
•    give us some feedback.
•    Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, and other similar technologies. Please see our Cookie Policy for further details.
•    Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you from various third parties and public sources as set out below:
•    Technical Data from analytics providers.
•    Contact, Financial and Transaction Data from providers of technical, payment and delivery services.
•    Identity and Contact Data from publicly available sources.
 

HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA


We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:

•    Where we need to perform the contract we are about to enter into or have entered into with you.
•    Where it is necessary for our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.
•    Where we need to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation.

Generally we do not rely on consent as a legal basis for processing your personal data other than in relation to sending third party direct marketing communications to you via email or text message. You have the right to withdraw consent to marketing at any time by Contacting us.
 

PURPOSES FOR WHICH WE WILL USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA


We have set out below, in a table format, a description of all the ways we plan to use your personal data, and which of the legal bases we rely on to do so. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate.