This website www.dcscollect.co.uk, is operated by Debt Collection Services UK Ltd (“ DCS”, “we”, or “us”), a private limited company registered in England and Wales (Company Registration Number 04839958) with principal place of business at,Nunbrook House, 334 Huddersfield Road, Mirfield WF14 9DQ.
DCS is fully committed to comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 and other data protection legislation. Therefore, the following principles will be applied when we manage your personal information, whether we hold it on paper or in electronic form:
You acknowledge and agree that:
When registering to this web site and/or with us directly, and/or using this web site, and/or requesting a cost-quote on this web site and/or with us directly, and/or placing an order on this web site and/or with us directly, we may ask you to provide certain personal information including, but not limited to, your name, email address, other contact details, and credit or debit card information.
In certain areas of our web site, we collect or may collect demographic information that is not unique to you for example your postcode, age.
If you wish to delete your account profile information at any time, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. An email will be sent to you to confirm that your information has been deleted (save for an archival copy which is not accessible by you or third parties on the Internet). The archival copy is retained indefinitely for audit and record purposes.
Use of Your Information
Your information enables us to administer and manage your registration to our web site, to respond to any queries that you may have, to provide any assistance that you may need, to provide you with cost-quotations and with products and/or services that you have requested.
Your information will be used and analysed so that we can administer, support, improve and develop our business; to determine your usage of this web site; to contact you for your views on our products and/or services; and to notify you occasionally about important changes and/or developments to this web site and/or our products and/or services.
Your information may be used to notify you about other products and/or services which may be of interest to you, but only with your prior consent. We may notify you by post, telephone, fax, and/or e-mail. If at any time you wish us not to use your information for this purpose, please advise us accordingly so that we can cease doing so.
Your information may be used to personalise your visit and experience on this web site; to help you log on in future and to continue to use this web site; and to assist us to select services, products, information, materials and/or data that may be of interest to you, for inclusion on this web site.
Your information may be shared with third parties who assist us to maintain, administer and/or develop this web site. However, should it be necessary for us to do so, it would only be given to those third parties for that limited purpose.
In order to assist us to improve our web site design and layout, we may monitor this web site’s traffic patterns and usage. This information may be passed to third parties, but we will not include any personally identifying information.
Disclosure of Your Information
We will normally not disclose any of your personally identifiable or demographic information or information about your use of this web site to third parties, except when you have consented for us to do so or when we are legally obliged to do so. You acknowledge and agree that:
Our Protection of Your Information
We are fully committed to complying with the UK Data Protection Acts of 1984 and 1998 (as amended from time to time). Therefore, we apply strict security procedures to protect your information. These procedures include the collection, use, processing, storage and disclosure of your information in order to prevent unauthorized access.
Cookies and IP Addresses
Cookies are normally automatically accepted by most browsers. However, usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance. You may still use most of the features of our web site, if you choose not to receive cookies. However, please note that if you decline cookies, it may hinder performance and negatively impact on your experience of this web site.
IP addresses are also used by this web site to administer the site and gather traffic data. Your IP address may be used to gather broad demographic information. However, your IP address is not used in any way through which you could be identified personally.
Your Access to Your Information
You have a right to access the personal information that we hold about you, and may correct, update, delete or request a copy of such information by contacting us at email@example.com. A charge of £10.00 for release of your personal information will be applied.
If you require any additional information and advice about data protection, you may find the following link to be quite useful: www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk.
If you opted to receive newsletters, commercial e-mails or other communications from us or third parties at the time you registered with us, but subsequently change your mind, you may opt-out by editing your account profile as described above. If you previously opted not to receive such communications, you may later opt-in by editing your account profile.