Buckinghamshire Business First Ltd (BBF) and its subsidiary companies Ngage Solutions Ltd and Ngage Business Services Ltd ("We") are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and complying with all relevant legislation. We host a number of websites including this one. The websites may be corporate websites e.g. BBF, or they may represent specific projects e.g. Leader Programme. All of the websites managed by the BBF group of companies are listed below.
This policy (together with any other documents referred to in 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"), Buckinghamshire Business First Limited, Ngage Solutions Limited and Ngage Business Services Limited of The Saunderton Estate, Wycombe Road, Saunderton, Buckinghamshire HP14 4BF, is each registered as a Data Controller.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
All the information you provide to us is stored on secure servers. If you have signed up for a project funded by an EU partner we may share your data with this partner and/or the government department responsible for the delivery of this project.
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
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 our site; 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
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group of companies. We work with a number of partners that share our strategic objective of improving the prosperity of the businesses in Buckinghamshire and supporting the economic development of the South East of England. These partners include: Buckinghamshire Thames Valley Local Economic Partnership, Buckinghamshire County Council, the District Council’s in Buckinghamshire, Government Agencies and EU Funding Partners. We may share your personal information with these partners. We also deliver a range of projects some of which cover areas of the UK outside of South East. If we are working with a partner to deliver these projects we may share information with this partner.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
We use information held about you in the following ways:
We may also use your data, or permit selected partners to use your data, to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we or they may contact you about these by post, telephone or email.
If you are a new customer, and where we permit selected third parties to use your data, we (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. If you do not wish to receive marketing correspondence from us please write to the address below. Any electronic marketing communications from us including emails and e-newsletters will provide you with the opportunity to ‘un-subscribe’ from receiving the emails by clicking a link. The ‘unsubscribe’ may take up to four weeks to process during which time you may receive further communications.
This website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
If you would like to see the information we hold about you please write to us at the address below enclosing payment of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
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Last reviewed by Sarah Randall, February 2018.