Privacy Policy


This privacy policy sets out how PaintJoy (We) will use and protect any information that you may provide PaintJoy when you use this website.
This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.
PaintJoy may change the Privacy Policy by updating this page. It is recommended you check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st September 2015.


The Website

This website takes a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies with all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.

Information we may collect from you

We may collect and process the following data about you: Information that you provide by filling in forms on our site www.paintjoy.co.uk (our site). This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our site, subscribing to our service, posting material or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our site. If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence. Details of your visits to our site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access

IP addresses

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information for our internal needs. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.
This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by a number of third party suppliers, including Google Analytics, who use cookies to track visitor usage but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google's privacy policy here for further information http://www.google.com/privacy.html
Other cookies may be stored to your computer’s hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, social media platforms or third party links. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. No personal information is stored, saved or collected.

Uses made of the information

We use information held about you in the following ways: To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer. To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes. To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us. To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so. To notify you about changes to our service.
We may also use your data, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology or permit selected third parties to use your data, to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we or they may contact you about these, (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications).
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

Contact & Communication

Users contacting this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to contact us but we advise users using such a form that they do so at their own risk. We use any information you may submit to provide you with information about the products and services we offer or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have submitted. This includes using your details to subscribe you to an email newsletter program the website operates but only if this was made clear to you and your express permission was granted when submitting any form to email process. Or whereby you the consumer have previously purchased from or enquired about purchasing from the company a product or service that the email newsletter relates to. This is by no means an entire list of your user rights in regard to receiving email marketing material. Your details are not passed on to any third parties.

External Links

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Social Media Platforms

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that we participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively. Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.