The Great British Shutter Company Ltd Privacy Policy

We believe very strongly in our customers’ right to privacy. We will never trade, sell, rent, lease, barter, or otherwise share any customer info with a third party. If you provide your email address we will send you occasional notices of new releases, newsletters or other information directly related to our products. This will amount to only a few messages over the course of a year.

Our customer records are not for sale or trade, and we will not disclose our customer data to any third party except as may be required by law.

Any information that you provide to us in the course of interacting with our sales or technical support departments is held in strict confidence. This includes your contact information (including, but not limited to your email address and phone number), as well as any data that you supply to us in the course of a technical support interaction.
We encourage all of our customers to register via our Web site. By registering, you allow us to confirm your eligibility for discounted upgrade pricing, when appropriate, as well as your eligibility for other special offers that we may make to our customers from time to time.

The General Data Protection Regulation – May 2018

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), introduced in May 2018, you have the right to request a copy of the personal information that The Great British Shutter Company Ltd holds about you and to have any inaccuracies corrected. We will use reasonable efforts within our legal duty to supply, correct and/or delete personal information we hold on file. If you reside in the UK, please address requests and questions about this or anything else related to GDPR to:

The Great British Shutter Company Ltd
31 Flenders Road,
Clarkston,
Glasgow,
G76 8SU.

If you reside outside of the UK, please email data@greatbritishshutters.co.uk.

When booking an appointment or requesting a The Great British Shutter Company Ltd brochure you’ll be asked whether or not you consent to being sent marketing communications such as product news, competitions or sales information. If you choose to opt out of these communications, The Great British Shutter Company Ltd will not send you any emails outside of administrative (order confirmation, delivery updates etc.) purposes.

If you already receive marketing communications from us and would like to opt out of these, you can do so by contacting us.

As a final measure, you can request that any personal information The Great British Shutter Company Ltd holds on you is completely removed from our database. To do so, please send requests to the above address in writing (if within the UK. If you reside outside of the UK, please send an email to data@greatbritishshutters.co.uk.

Credit Cards and 3rd Parties

We do not store credit card information nor do we share customers details with any 3rd parties.

Use of cookies by The Great British Shutter Company Ltd

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Most web browsers allow a degree of control over most cookies through the individual browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your browser as well as how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

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