Privacy Policy

This privacy policy applies between you, the User of this Website and Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors, the owner and provider of this Website. Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This privacy policy applies to our use of any and all data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the Website.

Please read this privacy policy carefully.

Definitions and Interpretation

In this privacy policy, the following definitions are used:

  • Data -  Collectively all information that you submit to Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors via the Website. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Laws.

  • Data Protection Laws - Any applicable law relating to the processing of personal Data, including but not limited to the GDPR, and any national implementing and supplementary laws, regulations and secondary legislation

  • GDPR - The UK General Data Protection Regulation

  • Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors,  we  or us - Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors of Hillbrook House, Dipford Road, Trull, Somerset,  TA3 7NW

  • User or you - Any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services.

  • Website - The website that you are currently using, www.hillbrookinteriors.co.uk, and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.

This privacy policy applies only to the actions of Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors and Users with respect to this Website. It does not extend to any websites that can be accessed from this website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites.

For purposes of the applicable Data Protection Laws, Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors is the "data controller". This means that Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors determines the purposes for which, and the manner in which, your data is processed.

 

We may collect the following data, which includes personal data, from you:

a.   name;

b.   contact information such as email addresses and telephone numbers; 

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

We collect data in the following ways:

a.   data is given to us by you.

Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors will collect your data in a number of ways, for example:

a.   when you contact us through the website, by telephone, post, e-mail or through any other means;

b.   when you use our services;

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

Any or all of the above data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our website. Specifically, data may be used by us for the following reasons:

a.   internal record keeping

in accordance with this privacy policy.

We may use your data for the above purposes if we deem it necessary to do so for our legitimate interests. If you are not satisfied with this, you have the right to object in certain circumstances (see the section headed "Your rights" below).

 

We may share your data with the following groups of people for the following reasons:

a.   our employees, agents and/or professional advisors;

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

Unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law, we will only hold your data on our systems for the period necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this privacy policy or until you request that the data be deleted.

 

Even if we delete your data, it may persist on backup or archival media for legal, tax or regulatory purposes.

Your Rights

You have the following rights in relation to your data:

a.   Right to access - the right to request (i) copies of the information we hold about you at any time, or (ii) that we modify, update or delete such 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.

b.   Right to correct - the right to have your data rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete.

c.   Right to erase - the right to request that we delete or remove your data from our systems.

d.   Right to restrict our use of your data - the right to "block" us from using your data or limit the way in which we can use it.

e.   Right to data portability - the right to request that we move, copy or transfer your data.

f.   Right to object - the right to object to our use of your data including where we use it for our legitimate interests.

To make enquiries, exercise any of your rights set out above, or withdraw your consent to the processing of your data (where consent is our legal basis for processing your data), please contact us via this e-mail address: alex@hillbrookinteriors.co.uk.

If you are not satisfied with the way a complaint you make in relation to your data is handled by us, you may be able to refer your complaint to the relevant data protection authority. For the UK, this is the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO). The ICO's contact details can be found on their website at https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that the data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your data changes during the period for which we hold it.

Links to other Websites

This website may, from time to time, provide links to other websites. We have no control over such websites and are not responsible for the content of these websites. This privacy policy does not extend to your use of such websites. You are advised to read the privacy policy or statement of other websites prior to using them.

General

  1. You may not transfer any of your rights under this privacy policy to any other person. We may transfer our rights under this privacy policy where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.

  2. If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of this privacy policy (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of this privacy policy will not be affected.

  3. Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.

  4. This agreement will be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales. All disputes arising under the agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts.

  5. Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors reserves the right to change this privacy policy as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on the website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the privacy policy on your first use of the website following the alterations. 

  6. You may contact Alexandra Sowler trading as Hillbrook Interiors by email at alex@hillbrookinteriors.co.uk.

v.1. Dated: 15 Dec 2020