Introduction & Scope
Capital Property & Construction Consultants Ltd understands that your privacy is important to you and that you care about how your personal data is used. We respect and value the privacy of everyone who visits this website, www.capitalpcc.co.uk (“Our Site”) and will only collect and use personal data in ways that are described here, and in a way that is consistent with Our obligations and your rights under the law.
1. Definitions and Interpretation
In this Policy the following terms shall have the following meanings:
“Account” means an account required to access and/or use certain areas and features of Our Site;
“Cookie” means a small text file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site. Details of the Cookies used by Our Site are set out in Part 13, below; and
“Cookie Law” means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003;
2. Information About Us
2.1 Our Site is owned and operated by Capital Property & Construction Consultants, a limited company registered in England under company number 05848184, whose registered and main trading address is The Brentano Suite, Prospect House, 2 Athenaeum Rd, London, N20 9AE
2.2 VAT number: 926286404
3. What Does This Policy Cover?
4. What Is Personal Data?
Personal data is defined by the UK GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018 (collectively, “the Data Protection Legislation”) as ‘any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified in particular by reference to an identifier’.
Personal data is, in simpler terms, any information about you that enables you to be identified. Personal data covers obvious information such as your name and contact details, but it also covers less obvious information such as identification numbers, electronic location data, and other online identifiers.
5. What Are My Rights?
5.1 Under the Data Protection Legislation, you have the following rights, which we will always work to uphold:
5.1.2 The right to access the personal data we hold about you.
5.1.3 The right to have your personal data rectified if any of your personal data held by us is inaccurate or incomplete.
5.1.4 The right to be forgotten, i.e. the right to ask us to delete or otherwise dispose of any of your personal data that we hold.
5.1.5 The right to restrict (i.e. prevent) the processing of your personal data.
5.1.6 The right to object to us using your personal data for a particular purpose or purposes.
5.1.7 The right to withdraw consent. This means that, if we are relying on your consent as the legal basis for using your personal data, you are free to withdraw that consent at any time.
5.1.8 The right to data portability. This means that, if you have provided personal data to us directly, we are using it with your consent or for the performance of a contract, and that data is processed using automated means, you can ask us for a copy of that personal data to re-use with another service or business in many cases.
5.1.9 Rights relating to automated decision-making and profiling.
5.2 For more information about our use of your personal data or exercising your rights as outlined above, please contact us using the details provided.
5.3 It is important that your personal data is kept accurate and up to date. If any of the personal data we hold about you changes, please keep us informed as long as we have that data.
5.4 Further information about your rights can also be obtained from the Information Commissioner’s Office or your local Citizens Advice Bureau.
5.5 If you have any cause for complaint about our use of your personal data, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office. We would welcome the opportunity to resolve your concerns ourselves, however, so please contact us first.
6. What Data Do You Collect and How?
6.1.2 business / company name
6.1.3 job title
6.1.5 contact information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
6.1.6 demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests;
6.1.7 IP address;
6.1.8 web browser type and version
6.1.9 operating system;
6.1.10 a list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on Our Site, and the site you exit to
7. How Do You Use My Personal Data?
7.1 Under the Data Protection Legislation, we must always have a lawful basis for using personal data, either because it is necessary for Our performance of a contract with you, because you have consented to Our use of your personal data (e.g. by subscribing to emails), or because it is in Our legitimate interests. Specifically, we may use your data for the following purposes:
7.1.1 Providing and managing your Account;
7.1.2 Providing and managing your access to Our Site;
7.1.3 Supplying Our services to you (please note that We require your personal data in order to enter into a contract with you);
7.1.4 Replying to emails from you;
7.1.5 Supplying you with emails that you have opted into (you may unsubscribe or opt-out at any time by emailing email@example.com)
7.1.6 Analysing your use of Our Site to enable Us to continually improve Our Site and your user experience.
7.2 With your permission and/or where permitted by law, we may also use your personal data for marketing purposes, which may include contacting you by email, telephone, post or digital marketing with information, news, and offers on our services. You will not be sent any unlawful marketing or spam. We will always work to fully protect your rights and comply with our obligations under the Data Protection Legislation and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003
7.3 Third Parties (including Google) whose content appears on Our Site may use third-party Cookies, as detailed below. Please note that we do not control the activities of such third parties, nor the data that they collect and use themselves, and we advise you to check the privacy policies of any such third parties.
7.4 We will only use your personal data for the purpose(s) for which it was originally collected unless we reasonably believe that another purpose is compatible with that or those original purpose(s) and need to use your personal data for that purpose. If we do use your personal data in this way and you wish us to explain how the new purpose is compatible with the original, please contact us using the details in Part 14.
7.5 If we need to use your personal data for a purpose that is unrelated to, or incompatible with, the purpose(s) for which it was originally collected, we will inform you and explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.
7.6 In some circumstances, where permitted or required by law, we may process your personal data without your knowledge or consent. This will only be done within the bounds of the Data Protection Legislation and your legal rights.
8. How Long Will You Keep My Personal Data?
8.1 We will not keep your personal data for any longer than is necessary in light of the reason(s) for which it was first collected as described in section 6, and/or for as long as we have your permission to keep it.
8.2 You have the right to withdraw your consent to Us using your personal data at any time, and to request that We delete it.
9. How and Where Do You Store or Transfer My Personal Data?
9.1 We will only store or transfer your personal data within the UK. This means that it will be fully protected under the Data Protection Legislation.
9.2 The security of your personal data is essential to us, and to protect your data, we take a number of important measures, including the following:
• limiting access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors, and other third parties with a legitimate need to know and ensuring that they are subject to duties of confidentiality;
• procedures for dealing with data breaches (the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure of, or access to, your personal data) including notifying you and/or the Information Commissioner’s Office where we are legally required to do so.
9.3 We take steps to secure and protect your personal data, including security protocols to prevent hacking of our website and other places where data is stored.
10. Do You Share My Personal Data?
10.1 We may sometimes contract with the following third parties to supply certain services to you on our behalf. These may include fulfilling contractible obligations, delivery of services, search engine facilities, advertising and marketing. If any of your personal data is shared with a third party, we will take steps to ensure that your personal data is handled safely, securely, and in accordance with your rights, our obligations, and the third party’s obligations under the law.
10.2 We may compile statistics about the use of Our Site including data on traffic, usage patterns, user numbers, sales, and other information. All such data will be anonymised and will not include any personally identifying data, or any anonymised data that can be combined with other data and used to identify you. We may from time to time share such data with third parties such as prospective investors, affiliates, partners, and advertisers. Data will only be shared and used within the bounds of the law. We may sometimes use third party data process
10.3 If any personal data is transferred outside of the UK, we will take suitable steps in order to ensure that your personal data is treated just as safely and securely as it would be within the UK and under the Data Protection Legislation.
10.4 In some limited circumstances, we may be legally required to share certain personal data, which might include yours, if we are involved in legal proceedings or complying with legal obligations, a court order, or the instructions of a government authority.
11. How Can I Control My Personal Data?
11.1 In addition to your rights under the Data Protection Legislation when you submit personal data via Our Site, you may be given options to restrict our use of your personal data. In particular, we aim to give you strong controls on our use of your data for direct marketing purposes (including the ability to opt-out of receiving emails from us which you may do by unsubscribing using the links provided in our emails and at the point of providing your details.
11.2 You may also wish to sign up to one or more of the preference services operating in the UK: The Telephone Preference Service (“the TPS”), the Corporate Telephone Preference Service (“the CTPS”), and the Mailing Preference Service (“the MPS”). These may help to prevent you receiving unsolicited marketing. Please note, however, that these services will not prevent you from receiving marketing communications that you have consented to receiving.
12. Can I Withhold Information?
12.1 You may access Our Site without providing any personal data at all. However, to use all features and functions available on Our Site you may be required to submit or allow for the collection of certain data.
13. How Can I Access My Personal Data?
13.1 If you want to know what personal data, we have about you, you can ask us for details of that personal data and for a copy of it (where any such personal data is held). This is known as a “subject access request”.
13.2 All subject access requests should be made in writing and sent to the email or postal addresses. To make this as easy as possible for you, a Subject Access Request Form is available for you to use. You do not have to use this form, but it is the easiest way to tell us everything we need to know to respond to your request as quickly as possible.
13.3 There is not normally any charge for a subject access request. If your request is ‘manifestly unfounded or excessive’ (for example, if you make repetitive requests) a fee may be charged to cover our administrative costs in responding.
13.4 We will respond to your subject access request within one month of receiving it. Normally, we aim to provide a complete response, including a copy of your personal data within that time. In some cases, however, particularly if your request is more complex, more time may be required up to a maximum of three months from the date we receive your request. You will be kept fully informed of our progress.
14.2 By using Our Site, you may also receive certain third-party Cookies on your computer or device. Third-party Cookies are those placed by websites, services, and/or parties other than us. Third-party Cookies are used on Our Site for monitoring website traffic and remarketing to visitors. These Cookies are not integral to the functioning of Our Site and your use and experience of Our Site will not be impaired by refusing consent to them.
14.3 All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law.
14.4 Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a message requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended.
14.5 Certain features of Our Site depend on Cookies to function. Cookie Law deems these Cookies to be “strictly necessary”. These Cookies are shown in the table below. Your consent will not be sought to place these Cookies, but it is still important that you are aware of them. You may still block these Cookies by changing your internet browser’s settings as detailed below, but please be aware that Our Site may not work properly if you do so. We have taken great care to ensure that your privacy is not at risk by allowing them.
14.6 Our Site uses analytics services provided by Google. Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling us to better understand how Our Site is used. This, in turn, enables us to improve Our Site and the services offered through it.
14.7 The analytics service(s) used by Our Site use(s) Cookies to gather the required information. You do not have to allow us to use these Cookies, however whilst our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.
14.8 The analytics service used by Our Site use(s) the following Cookies:
Name of Cookie First / Third Party Provider Purpose
Google Third Party Google Analytics
14.9 In addition to the controls that we provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third-party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies, but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.
14.10 You can choose to delete Cookies on your computer or device at any time, however you may lose any information that enables you to access Our Site more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, login and personalisation settings.
14.11 It is recommended that you keep your internet browser and operating system up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser and manufacturer of your computer or device if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.
15. How Do I Contact You?
To contact us about anything to do with your personal data and data protection, including making a subject access request, please use the following details:
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Telephone number: 0203 653 0900.
Postal Address: The Brentano Suite, Prospect House, 2 Athenaeum Rd, London, N20 9AE.
Using our website contact form: https://www.capitalpcc.co.uk/contact.php
We may change this Privacy Notice from time to time. This may be necessary, for example, if the law changes, or if we change our business in a way that affects personal data protection.