SI-UK PRIVACY NOTICE
Effective from 25 May 2018
For the purposes of this policy, SI-UK defines the term “User” as an entity with which SI-UK has an established relationship, and the term “Visitor” as an individual that visits our front-end website (for example www.studyin-uk.com).
Any information stored on SI-UK’s servers is treated as confidential. All information is stored securely and is accessed by authorized personnel only. SI-UK implements and maintains appropriate technical, security and organisational measures to protect Personal Data against unauthorized or unlawful processing and use, and against accidental loss, destruction, damage, theft or disclosure.
2. Collection and use
The following sections cover the specifics of each of the three groups from which data is collected: website Visitors, Respondents and Users.
2.2 Website Visitors
If you are a Visitor to our website, whether or not a registered client with SI-UK, then this section is relevant for you.
By visiting this website, you consent to the collection and use of your Personal Data as described herein. If you do not agree with the terms set out herein, please do not visit this website. If required by applicable law, we will seek your explicit consent to process Personal Data collected on this website or volunteered by you. Note that any consent will be entirely voluntary. However, if you do not grant the requested consent to the processing of your Personal Data, the use of this website may not be possible.
Such Personal Data may comprise your IP address, first and last name, your postal and email address, your telephone number, data for social networks, your areas of interest, interest in SI-UK products and services, and information as to the type of relationship that exists between SI-UK and yourself.
SI-UK gathers data about visits to the website, including numbers of Visitors and visits, geolocation data, length of time spent on the site, pages clicked on or where Visitors have come from.
2.2.1 Purpose of processing personal data
SI-UK uses the collected data to communicate with Visitors, to customize content for Visitors, to show ads on other websites to Visitors, and to improve its website by analysing how Visitors navigate its website.
2.2.2 Sharing personal data
SI-UK may also share such information with service vendors or contractors in order to provide a requested service or transaction or in order to analyze the Visitor behavior on its website.
2.2.4 Links to other sites
2.3 Enquiries and Users
In order to provide UK University application advice and services to its Users, SI-UK collects certain types of data from them. This section will describe how this data is collected and used by SI-UK.
2.3.2 Collection of User data
During a User’s registration, they provide information such as name, email address, postal address, telephone number, and other relevant data. This information is used by SI-UK to identify the User and provide them with services regarding UK University application support and advice. SI-UK will not retain User data longer than is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected or as required by applicable laws or regulations.
3. Retention and Deletion
SI-UK will not retain data longer than is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected or as required by applicable laws or regulations.
4. Acceptance of these Conditions
5. Our Legal Obligation to Disclose Personal Information
We will reveal a user’s personal information without his/her prior permission only when we have reason to believe that the disclosure of this information is required to establish the identity of, to contact or to initiate legal proceedings against a person or persons who are suspected of infringing rights or property belonging to SI-UK or to others who could be harmed by the user’s activities or of persons who could (deliberately or otherwise) transgress upon these rights and property. We are permitted to disclose personal information when we have good reason to believe that this is legally required.
6. SI-UK’s Data Protection Officer
SI-UK has a “Data Protection Officer” who is responsible for matters relating to privacy and data protection. This Data Protection Officer can be reached at the following address:
Attn: Data Protection Officer
211-213 Regent Street
London, United Kingdom
7. For Further Information
If you have any further questions regarding the data SI-UK collects, or how we use it, then please feel free to contact us by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or in writing at:
211-213 Regent Street
London, United Kingdom
Privacy Notice last modified: 17 May 2018