Privacy Policy

Last updated: February 4, 2020

This privacy policy explains how and why SeaBlue Digital Marketing collects and processes your personal information. We may modify this policy at any time, so please review this page regularly. By using our website and services, you agree to be bound by this policy.

1.CONTACT DETAILS

Our full details are: SeaBlue Digital Marketing
Email address: kerry@SeaBlueDigital.co.uk

Kerry Jones of SeaBlue Digital Marketing is the data controller and is responsible for your personal data (referred to as “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice)

2. WHAT DATA DO WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU, FOR WHAT PURPOSE AND ON WHAT GROUND WE PROCESS IT

Personal data means any information capable of identifying an individual. It does not include anonymised data. We may process the following categories of personal data about you:

● Communication Data that includes any communication that you send to us whether that be through the contact form on our website, through email, text, social media messaging, social media posting or any other communication that you send us. We process this data for the purposes of communicating with you, for record keeping and for the establishment, pursuance or defence of legal claims. Our lawful ground for this processing is our legitimate interests which in this case are to reply to communications sent to us, to keep records and to establish, pursue or defend legal claims

● User Data that includes data about how you use our website and any online services together with any data that you post for publication on our website or through other online services. We process this data to operate our website and ensure relevant content is provided to you, to ensure the security of our website, to maintain back- ups of our website and/or databases and to enable publication and administration of our website, other online services and business. Our lawful ground for this processing is our legitimate interests which in this case are to enable us to properly administer our website and our business.

● Technical Data that includes data about your use of our website and online services such as your IP address, your login data, details about your browser, length of visit to pages on our website, page views and navigation paths, details about the number of times you use our website, time zone settings and other technology on the devices you use to access our website. The source of this data is from our analytics tracking system. We process this data to analyse your use of our website and other online services, to administer and protect our business and website, to deliver relevant website content and advertisements to you and to understand the effectiveness of our advertising. Our lawful ground for this processing is our legitimate interests which in this case are to enable us to properly administer our website and our business and to grow our business and to decide our marketing strategy.

● We may use Customer Data, User Data and Technical Data to deliver relevant website content and advertisements to you (including Facebook adverts or other display advertisements) and to measure or understand the effectiveness of the advertising we serve you. Our lawful ground for this processing is legitimate interests which is to grow our business. We may also use such data to send other marketing communications to you. Our lawful ground for this processing is either consent or legitimate interests (namely to grow our business).

We do not collect any Sensitive Data about you. Sensitive data refers to data that includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data.

3. HOW WE COLLECT YOUR PERSONAL DATA

We may collect data about you by you providing the data directly to us (for example by filling in forms on our site or by sending us emails.
We may receive data from third parties such as analytics providers such as Google based outside the EU, advertising networks such as Facebook based outside the EU, such as search information providers such as Google based outside the EU, providers of technical, payment and delivery services, such as data brokers or aggregators.
We may also receive data from publicly available sources such as Companies House and the Electoral Register based inside the EU.

4. MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS

Our lawful ground of processing your personal data to send you marketing communications is either your consent or our legitimate interests (namely to grow our business).
Under the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations, we may send you marketing communications from us if (i) you made a purchase or asked for information from us about our goods or services or (ii) you agreed to receive marketing communications and in each case you have not opted out of receiving such communications since. Under these regulations, if you are a limited company, we may send you marketing emails without your consent. However you can still opt out of receiving marketing emails from us at any time.
We would only ever share your personal data with any third party for their own marketing purposes if we had received your express consent to do so. You can ask us or third parties to stop sending you marketing messages at any time by emailing us at hello@seabluedigital.co.uk at any time.
If you opt out of receiving marketing communications this opt-out does not apply to personal data provided as a result of other transactions, such as purchases, warranty registrations etc.

5. DISCLOSURES OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA

We may have to share your personal data with the parties set out below:
● Service providers who provide IT and system administration services.
● Government bodies that require us to report processing activities.
● Social media scheduling tool apps/sites in order to fulfil our contractual obligations with you.

We require all third parties to whom we transfer your data to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law. We only allow such third parties to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.

6. DATA RETENTION

We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.

For tax purposes the law requires us to keep basic information about our customers (including Contact, Identity, Financial and Transaction Data) for six years after they stop being customers. In some circumstances we may anonymise your personal data for research or statistical purposes in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.

7. COOKIES

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. SeaBlue Digital Marketing uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of the website, and their website access preferences. SeaBlue Digital Marketing visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using SeaBlue Digital Marketing’s website, with the drawback that certain features of SeaBlue Digital Marketing’s website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

8. YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS

Where you have given us consent to process your data you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. You can do this by contacting SeaBlue Digital Marketing directly via email using the contact details above.

You also have the following rights regarding your data:

The right to request to access your personal data that is held by SeaBlue Digital Marketing

The right to rectify any errors if your personal data is inaccurate or incomplete.

The right to request the deletion or removal of personal data.

The right to request that restrictions are placed on the processing of their personal data.

The right to object to the processing of your data.

​Requests in regards to these rights should be made in writing to the email given above.

If you have any concerns about the way SeaBlue Digital has processed your data, you should lodge a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office.