GDPR - Privacy Policy Notice

1. The policy: This privacy policy notice is for this website; and served by Naomi Jacques Ltd, Unit Twelve Gallery, Tixall, Stafford. England ST18 0XX and governs the privacy of those who use it. The purpose of this policy is to explain to you how we control, process, handle and protect your personal information while browsing or using this website, including your rights under current laws and regulations. If you do not agree to the following policy, you may wish to cease viewing / using this website.

2. Policy key definitions:

  • "I", "our", "us", or "we" refer to the business, [Business name & other trading names].

  • "you", "the user" refer to the person(s) using this website.

  • GDPR means General Data Protection Act.

  • PECR means Privacy & Electronic Communications Regulation.

  • ICO means Information Commissioner's Office.

  • Cookies mean small files stored on a user’s computer or device.

3. Processing of your personal data

Under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) we control and / or process any personal information about you electronically using the following lawful bases.

•       We are exempt from registration in the ICO Data Protection Register because we do not hold sensitive personal date. We only store email addresses, telephone numbers and names.

  • Lawful basis: Consent
    The reason we use this basis: You gave us consent to keep your email details on our Mail Chimp mailing lists to keep up to date with our workshops and events.
    We process your information in the following ways: Your information is stored on Mail Chimp and protected by a two-step password and code generated security system. We also store your contact details on our accounting software, QuickBooks, which is also password protected. We store your information her to invoice you for products or services you have purchased with us.
    Data retention period: We will continue to process your information under this basis until you withdraw consent or it is determined your consent no longer exists.
    Sharing your information: We do not share your information with third parties

  • Lawful basis: Contract

The reason we use this basis: We ask your consent to use your contact details via your preferred method of contact. These details are held on our Accounting Software and used to contact you with invoice details, for the delivery of art works, gift vouchers, etc., if required. This can be altered by you at any time. If you would like to make changes please to contact us via email: , tele: 07711869859 or writing to Naomi Jacques Ltd 6 Oldfields Crescent, Great Haywood, Stafford ST18 0RS                                                                                                         We process your information in the following ways: MailChimp via online subscription and accounting software QuickBooks only.                                                                                                 Data retention period: We shall continue to process your information until the contract between us ends or is terminated under any contract terms.
Sharing your information: We do not share your information with third parties

  • Lawful basis: Legitimate interests
    The reason we use this basis: You have expressed a legitimate reason for giving us your contact details. We thank you for your support and interest in our work. We hope you continue to use the services provided by Naomi Jacques Ltd. We process your information in the following ways: MailChimp for marketing purposes. We also store your contact details on QuickBooks if you have had or intend to have services from either workshops a commission or a purchase of art works. Data retention period: Until you ask us to remove or remove yourself from our lists via Mail Chimp Sharing your information: We do not share your information with third parties.

If, as determined by us, the lawful basis upon which we process your personal information changes, we will notify you about the change and any new lawful basis to be used if required. We shall stop processing your personal information if the lawful basis used is no longer relevant.

4. Your individual rights

Under the GDPR your rights are as follows. You can read more about your rights in details here;

  • the right to be informed;

  • the right of access;

  • the right to rectification;

  • the right to erasure;

  • the right to restrict processing;

  • the right to data portability;

  • the right to object; and

  • the right not to be subject to automated decision-making including profiling.

You also have the right to complain to the ICO [] if you feel there is a problem with the way we are handling your data.

We handle subject access requests in accordance with the GDPR.

5. Internet cookies

We use cookies on this website to provide you with a better user experience. We do this by placing a small text file on your device / computer hard drive to track how you use the website, to record or log whether you have seen particular messages that we display, to keep you logged into the website where applicable, to display relevant adverts or content, referred you to a third party website.

Some cookies are required to enjoy and use the full functionality of this website.

We use a cookie control system which allows you to accept the use of cookies, and control which cookies are saved to your device / computer. Some cookies will be saved for specific time periods, where others may last indefinitely. Your web browser should provide you with the controls to manage and delete cookies from your device, please see your web browser options.

Cookies that we use are;

6. Data security and protection

We ensure the security of any personal information we hold by using secure data storage technologies and precise procedures in how we store, access and manage that information. Our methods meet the GDPR compliance requirement.

7. Transparent Privacy Explanations

We have provided some further explanations about user privacy and the way we use this website to help promote a transparent and honest user privacy methodology.

8. Sponsored links, affiliate tracking & commissions

Our website may contain links on some pages. These are typically served as points to direct you to Societies we are involved with or relevant Articles we have featured in or feel could be of interest to you. We only use trusted websites who each have high standards of user privacy and security. However, we do not control the actual adverts seen / displayed by our advertising partners.

If you have any concerns about this we suggest you do not click on any adverts, sponsored or affiliate links found throughout the website.

9. Email marketing messages & subscription

Under the GDPR we use the consent lawful basis for anyone subscribing to our newsletter or marketing mailing list. We only collect certain data about you, as detailed in the "Processing of your personal date" above. Any email marketing messages we send are done so through an EMS, email marketing service provider. An EMS is a third party service provider of software / applications that allows marketers to send out email marketing campaigns to a list of users. The EMS Naomi Jacques Ltd uses is MailChimp.

Email marketing messages that we send may contain tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of data such as; times, dates, I.P addresses, opens, clicks, forwards, geographic and demographic data. Such data, within its limitations will show the activity each subscriber made for that email campaign.

Any email marketing messages we send are in accordance with the GDPR and the PECR. We provide you with an easy method to withdraw your consent (unsubscribe) or manage your preferences / the information we hold about you at any time. See any marketing messages for instructions on how to unsubscribe or manage your preferences, you can also unsubscribe from all MailChimp lists here or click here or on the link in your last Newsletter it can be found at the bottom of the email you will have received from us.

10. Resources & further information

Privacy Notice Policy Base: v.4.0 May 2018