Privacy Policy

OUR PRIVACY AND COOKIES POLICY

Vintage Matters is committed to respecting your privacy and the privacy of every visitor to our web site, or person completing our enquiry form. The information we collect about you will be used to fulfil the required services only

in relation to any orders placed or any enquiries made.

Should you have a question about the data we store, our contact details are:

Paul Cody

Vintage Matters

[email protected]

Phone: 07738 042 573

The information that we collect about you will only be used lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2018). All data is retained exclusively within the United Kingdom.

This information will not be disclosed to anyone outside of Vintage Matters.

We expect the information we hold to be accurate and up to date. You have the right as an individual to find out what information we hold about you and make changes if necessary; you also have the right, assuming we are not obligated by law to refuse, to ask us to stop using the information.

To have your information removed or rectified, please contact Paul Cody at [email protected]

The type of information that we will collect about you and you voluntarily provide to us on this website, enquiry form or on our mailing list registration includes:

  • Your name
  • Address
  • Contact number(s)
  • Email address

We may, in further dealings with you, extend this information to include your purchases, services used and records of payment transactions.

You are under no statutory or contractual requirement or obligation to provide us with your personal information; however we require at least the information above in order for us to deal with your order or enquiry, in an efficient and effective manner.

The legal basis for processing your data is based on your specific consent that we will have requested at the point the information was initially provided, therefore we will not store, process or transfer your data outside the parties detailed above unless we have an appropriate lawful reason to do so.

Unless we are precluded from doing so by law, you have the right to remove your consent at any time by contacting Paul Cody at [email protected] and requesting that processing of your details be restricted or deleted.

Unless otherwise required by law, your data will be stored for a period of 6 years after our last contact with you, at which point it will be deleted.

PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Vintage Matters takes precautions, including administrative, technical, and physical measures, to safeguard your Data against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as against unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.

Vintage Matters uses industry-standard efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of Data, including encryption, firewalls and SSL (Secure Sockets Layer). We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical security controls to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of your Data.

COOKIES

This site uses cookies – these are small text files that are placed on your device to help this website to provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

This website sets “first party” cookies through its use of Google Analytics. We use Google Analytics to provide us with non-personal site analytics, which in turn help us improve this website. Google Analytics tracking uses cookies in order to provide meaningful reports about web site visitors’ but they do not collect personal data about you. Google Analytics sets or updates cookies only to collect data required for the reports. Additionally, Google Analytics only uses first-party cookies. This means that all cookies set by Google Analytics cannot be altered or retrieved by any service on any domain other than www.vintagematters.co.uk

Further detailed information on Google Analytics cookies can be found here.

COMPLAINTS

If you have a concern about how we handle your data or you would like to lodge a complaint, you may do so by contacting The Information Commissioners Office.