Privacy Policy

At Felixstowe Chamber we respect your privacy.

  • We will not ask you for personal information unless it is required to deliver you specific information, services or products.
  • We will not share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, improve our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless necessary for the operation of your account or you have chosen to do so.

Below is our privacy policy which provides further details:

Felixstowe Chamber operates several websites including felixstowechamber.co.uk and events.felixstowechamber.co.uk. It is Felixstowe Chamber’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Felixstowe Chamber collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Felixstowe Chamber’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Felixstowe Chamber visitors use its website. From time to time, Felixstowe Chamber may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Felixstowe Chamber also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Felixstowe Chamber does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Felixstowe Chamber’s websites choose to interact with Felixstowe Chamber in ways that require Felixstowe Chamber to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Felixstowe Chamber gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with Felixstowe Chamber – by purchasing products, for example – are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Felixstowe Chamber collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Felixstowe Chamber. Felixstowe Chamber does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Felixstowe Chamber may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Felixstowe Chamber may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Felixstowe Chamber does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Felixstowe Chamber discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that need to know that information in order to process it on Felixstowe Chamber’s behalf or to provide services available at Felixstowe Chamber websites, and that have agreed not to disclose it to others.

Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using Felixstowe Chamber websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Felixstowe Chamber will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, Felixstowe Chamber discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when Felixstowe Chamber believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights ofFelixstowe Chamber, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Felixstowe Chamber website and have supplied your email address, Felixstowe Chamber may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new products, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Felixstowe Chamber. Felixstowe Chamber takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

First Party Cookies

These are cookies that are set by this website directly.

Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to collect information about visitor behaviour on our website. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. This Analytics data is collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site and is not tied to personally identifiable information.We therefore do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at http://www.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/privacyoverview.html

WordPress: Our websites runs the popular WordPress CMS and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, and whether you have logged into WordPress. We use a session cookie to remember your log-in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then various functionality on the site will be broken.

More information on session cookies and what they are used for at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/session-cookies-used-for.html

Third Party Cookies

These are cookies set on your machine by external websites whose services are used on this site. Cookies of this type are the sharing buttons across the site allow visitors to share content onto social networks. In order to implement these buttons, and connect them to the relevant social networks and external sites, there are scripts from domains outside of our website. You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting information about what you are doing all around the internet, including on this website.

You should check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Felixstowe Chamber may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and inFelixstowe Chamber’s sole discretion. Felixstowe Chamber encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Security policy

We realise how important it is to securely store any information that you provide. You can rest assured that we take the privacy and security of your payment and personal details very seriously.