Surveyors Chartered Building Surveyors (“We”, “Our”, “Us”) are committed to
protecting and respecting your privacy.
on it) 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.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”), the data
controller is Accolaide Surveyors Limited of 3 Wheatear Way, Chatham, Kent, ME5
7TF. United Kingdom.1. Information we may collect from you
We may collect and process the following data about you:
(a) Information that you provide by filling in forms on the Site at http://www.accolaidesurveyors.co.uk
(b) If you contact Us, We may keep a record of that correspondence.
(c) We may also ask you to complete surveys/feedback that We use for research
purposes, although you do not have to respond to them.
(d) Details of your visits to the Site and the resources that you access.2. 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.
For the same reason, 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 the Site and to deliver a better and more
personalised service. They enable us:
(a) To estimate Our audience size and usage pattern.
(b) To store information about your preferences, and so allow Us to customise
the Site according to your individual interests.
(c) To speed up your searches.
(d) To recognise you when you return to the Site.
You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser
which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this
setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the Site. Unless you have
issue cookies when you log on to the Site. 3. Where we store your personal data
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a
destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). It may also be
processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for Us or for one of Our
suppliers. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer,
storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure
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 Site and 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.4. Uses made of the information
We use information held about you in the following ways:
(a) To provide you with information or services that you request from us, where
you have consented to be contacted for such purposes.
(b) To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into
between you and Us, i.e. forwarding copies of the survey report.
If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means
(e-mail or SMS) with information about the services requested, or to get in
contact with you.5. Disclosure of your information
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
(a) In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we
may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such
business or assets.
(b) If Accolaide Surveyors Limited or substantially all of its assets are
acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its
customers will be one of the transferred assets.
(c) If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to
other agreements between us (iii) protect the rights, property, or safety of Accolaide
Surveyors Limited, our customers, or others.6. Your rights
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing
purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend
to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information
to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise the right at any time by
contacting us at .