PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy is for this website; chloeclay.co.uk and served by Chloe Clay Ceramics and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it. It explains how I comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), the DPA (Data Protection Act) and the PECR (Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations).

This policy will explain areas of this website that may affect your privacy and personal details, how I process, collect, manage and store those details and how your rights under the GDPR, DPA & PECR are adhered to. Additionally it will explain the use of cookies or software, advertising or commercial sponsorship from third parties and the download of any documents, files or software made available to you (if any) on this website. Further explanations may be provided for specific pages or features of this website in order to help you understand how I, this website and its third parties (if any) interact with you and your computer / device in order to serve it to you. Our contact information is provided if you have any questions.

 The DPA & GDPR May 2018

I and this website comply with the DPA (Data Protection Act 1998) and the 2018 GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). 

Customers

If you have purchased products from chloeclayceramics.co.uk I will hold your data for a maximum of 2 years and may from time to time email you with information that I feel you will be interested in e.g. new products, blogs, workshops or events. I will only contact you if I believe you have a legitimate interest in my work and it’s relevant to my business. 

Contact & Communication With Us

People that contact me through this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use.

Where I have clearly stated and made you aware of the fact, and where you have given your express permission, I may use your details to send you products/services information through a mailing list system. This is done in accordance with the regulations named in the Privacy Policy.

Email Mailing List & Marketing Messages

I do not operate an email mailing list however may contact you through my company email should I feel I have something that is of genuine interest to you.

External Website Links & Third Parties

Although I only look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites.

Shortened URL’s; URL shortening is a technique used on the web to shorten URL’s (Uniform Resource Locators) to something substantially shorter. This technique is especially used in social media and looks similar to this (example: http://bit.ly/zyVUBo). Users should take caution before clicking on shortened URL links and verify their authenticity before proceeding.

I cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Social Media Policy & Usage

While I may have official profiles on social media platforms users are advised to verify authenticity of such profiles before engaging with, or sharing information with such profiles. I will never ask for user passwords or personal details on social media platforms. Users are advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with us on social media.

There may be instances where my website features social sharing buttons, which help share web content directly from web pages to the respective social media platforms. You use social sharing buttons at your own discretion and accept that doing so may publish content to your social media profile feed or page. You can find further information about some social media privacy and usage policies in the resources section below

Access to your data

You are entitled to access the personal information I hold on you. Email your subject access request to chloeclayceramics@outlook.com and I will respond to your request within 1 month.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

This privacy notice was last updated in February 2021. I will review and may update this privacy notice when required. I’m not under any obligation to email you every time I update it. It will always be accessible in the footer of my website.