School Colours Direct ("We") are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy only applies to our site. If you leave our site via a link or otherwise, you will be subject to the policy of that website provider. We have no control over that policy or the terms of the website and you should check their policy before continuing to access the site.
This policy is effective from 1st June 2018.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of our customers. We will only use the information we collect about you lawfully (as demanded by Data Protection regulation). We will only collect information about you for the legitimate interest of processing your order and to provide you with the best possible service. We will only pass information to third parties for goods delivery purposes, payment processing purposes or if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Details We Require From You
We need to collect the following information from you for the legitimate interest of processing your order and notifying you of the status of your order;
- your names, address, e-mail address, school’s name & address.
We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent, however additional information you may provide us with may be used to personalise your visits to our website.
If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
Security of Sensitive Personal Information
Where We Store Your Personal Data
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 our site; 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.
Data Protection legislation requires us to be open about our holding and use of personal data. It also entitles individuals to find out from us what personal data is held about them on computer, to have that information corrected or erased if it is inaccurate.
Ip Addresses And Cookies
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual and we will not collect personal information in this way.
We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us;
- To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
- To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
- To speed up your searches.
- To recognise you when you return to our site.
Uses Made Of The Information
We will not rent, sell or distribute your personal information. We use information held about you in the following ways:
- To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
- To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.
- To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.
- To notify you about changes to our service.