Privacy Policy

1.      INTRODUCTION

1.1    We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors, individual customers and customer personnel.
1.2    This policy applies where we are acting as a data controller with respect to the personal data of such persons; in other words, where we determine the purposes and means of the processing of that personal data.
1.3    We use cookies on our website. Insofar as those cookies are not strictly necessary for the provision of our website, we will ask you to consent to our use of cookies when you first visit our website.
1.4    In this policy, “we”, “us” and “our” refer to Florian Zumfelde Ltd T/A Studio Zumfelde. For more information about us, see Section 13.

2.      THE PERSONAL DATA THAT WE COLLECT

2.1    In this Section 2 we have set out the general categories of personal data that we process.
2.2    We may process data enabling us to get in touch with you (“contact data”). The contact data may include your name, email address, telephone number and postal address, your job title or role and the name of your employer. The source of the contact data is you and/or your employer.
2.3    We may process information contained in or relating to any communication that you send to us or that we send to you (“communication data”). The communication data may include the communication content and metadata associated with the communication. Our website will generate the metadata associated with communications made using the website contact forms.
2.4    We may process non personal data about your use of our website and services (“usage data”). The usage data may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency and pattern of your service use. You cannot be personally identified from this information. The source of the usage data is our analytics tracking system.
2.5    We may process information relating to our customer relationships, including customer contact information (“customer relationship data”). This data may include your name, your employer, your job title or role, your contact details, and information contained in communications between us and you or your employer. The source of this data is you or your employer.

3.      PURPOSES OF PROCESSING AND LEGAL BASES

3.1    In this Section 3, we have set out the purposes for which we may process personal data and the legal bases of the processing.
3.2    Operations – We may process your personal data for the purposes of providing our services and generating invoices. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website, services and business.
3.3    Relationships and communications – We may process contact data and/or communication data for the purposes of managing our relationships, communicating with you (excluding communicating for the purposes of direct marketing) by email, SMS, post, fax and/or telephone, and complaint handling. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely communications with our website visitors, service users, individual customers and customer personnel, the maintenance of relationships, and the proper administration of our website, services and business.
3.4    Direct marketing – We may process contact data for the purposes of creating, targeting and sending direct marketing communications by email or post and making contact by telephone for marketing-related purposes. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely promoting our business and communicating marketing messages and offers to our website visitors and customers.
3.5    Research and analysis – We may process usage data for the purposes of researching and analysing the use of our website and services, as well as researching and analysing other interactions with our business. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely monitoring, supporting, improving and securing our website, services and business generally.
3.6    Record keeping – We may process your personal data for the purposes of creating and maintaining our databases, back-up copies of our databases and our business records generally. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely ensuring that we have access to all the information we need to properly and efficiently run our business in accordance with this policy.
3.7    Insurance and risk management – We may process your personal data where necessary for the purposes of obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks and/or obtaining professional advice. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper protection of our business against risks.
3.8    Legal claims – We may process your personal data where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the protection and assertion of our legal rights, your legal rights and the legal rights of others.
3.9    Legal compliance and vital interests – We may also process your personal data where such processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

4.      PROVIDING YOUR PERSONAL DATA TO OTHERS

4.1    We may disclose your personal data to our insurers and/or professional advisers insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes of obtaining or maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks, obtaining professional advice.
4.2    We may disclose contact data and/or communication data to our suppliers or subcontractors insofar as reasonably necessary for the purpose of providing our services and running our business.
4.3    In addition to the specific disclosures of personal data set out in this Section 4, we may disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person. We may also disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for the establishment, exercise, or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure.

5.      INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA

5.1    In this Section 5, we provide information about the circumstances in which your personal data may be transferred to a third country under UK and/or EU data protection law.
5.2    We may transfer your personal data from the European Economic Area (EEA) to the UK and process that personal data in the UK for the purposes set out in this policy during any period with respect to which the UK is not treated as a third country under EU data protection law or benefits from an adequacy decision under EU data protection law; and we may transfer your personal data from the UK to the EEA and process that personal data in the EEA for the purposes set out in this policy during any period with respect to which EEA states are not treated as third countries under UK data protection law or benefit from adequacy regulations under UK data protection law.
5.3    The hosting facilities for our website are situated in the European Economic Area.

6.      RETAINING AND DELETING PERSONAL DATA

6.1    This Section 6 sets out our data retention policies and procedures, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations in relation to the retention and deletion of personal data.
6.2    Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.
6.3    We will retain your personal data as follows:
(a)    contact data will be retained for a minimum period of three years following the date of the most recent contact between you and us, and for a maximum period of ten years following that date;
(b)    communication data will be retained for a minimum period of three years following the date of the communication in question, and for a maximum period of ten years following that date;
(c)    usage data will be retained for ten years following the date of collection; and
(d)    customer relationship data will be retained for a minimum period of three years following the date of the most recent contact, and for a maximum period of ten years following the date of the most recent contact.
6.4    Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 6, we may retain your personal data where such retention is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

7.      YOUR RIGHTS

7.1    In this Section 7, we have listed the rights that you have under data protection law.
7.2    Your principal rights under data protection law are:
(a)    the right to access – you can ask for copies of your personal data;
(b)    the right to rectification – you can ask us to rectify inaccurate personal data and to complete incomplete personal data;
(c)    the right to erasure – you can ask us to erase your personal data;
(d)    the right to restrict processing – you can ask us to restrict the processing of your personal data;
(e)    the right to object to processing – you can object to the processing of your personal data;
(f)    the right to data portability – you can ask that we transfer your personal data to another organisation or to you;
(g)    the right to complain to a supervisory authority – you can complain about our processing of your personal data; and
(h)    the right to withdraw consent – to the extent that the legal basis of our processing of your personal data is consent, you can withdraw that consent.
7.3    These rights are subject to certain limitations and exceptions. You can learn more about the rights of data subjects by visiting https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-data-protection/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/.
7.4    You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data by written notice to us, using the contact details set in Section 13.

8.      ABOUT COOKIES

8.1    A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
8.2    Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
8.3    Cookies may not contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal data that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

9.      COOKIES THAT WE USE

9.1    We use cookies for the following purposes:
(a)    analysis – we use cookies to help us to analyse the use and performance of our website and services. These cookies generally do not collect information that identifies a user (cookies used for this purpose are: _ga); and
(b)    cookie consent – we use cookies to store your preferences in relation to the use of cookies more generally. These are strictly necessary cookies that are required for the operation of the website.

10.    COOKIES USED BY OUR SERVICE PROVIDERS

10.1  Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website.
10.2  We use Google Analytics. Google Analytics gathers information about the use of our website by means of cookies. The information gathered is used to create reports about the use of our website. You can find out more about Google’s use of information by visiting https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/ and you can review Google’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy. The relevant cookies are: _ga and _gid.

11.    MANAGING COOKIES

11.1  Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
(a)    https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647 (Chrome);
(b)    https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enhanced-tracking-protection-firefox-desktop (Firefox);
(c)    https://help.opera.com/en/latest/security-and-privacy/ (Opera);
(d)    https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);
(e)    https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac (Safari); and
(f)    https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/4468242/microsoft-edge-browsing-data-and-privacy (Edge).
11.2  Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

12.    AMENDMENTS

12.1  We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
12.2  You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.

13.    OUR DETAILS

13.1  This website is owned and operated by Florian Zumfelde Ltd T/A Studio Zumfelde.
13.2  We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 6217336, and our registered office is at 21 Angel Hill, Tiverton, EX16 6PE.
13.3  You can contact us by email using hello@studiozumfelde.com.