Barry Crux & Co

Chartered surveyors, commercial & residential agents & valuers

01904 659990

20 Castlegate, York, YO1 9RP

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Barry Crux & Company Limited uses and protects any information that you give Barry Crux & Company Limited when you use this website.

Barry Crux & Company Limited is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Barry Crux & Company Limited may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 01/01/2011.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name
  • Contact information including email address
  • Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.
  • We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which is sent to your browser to be placed on your computer's hard drive. If your browser accepts it, the file is added and the cookie is sent with all future requests to the website. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. Our website can tailor its operations to your preferences by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use the following cookies on this website:

  • Google Analytics tracking cookies (prefixed by "_ut") : these allow us count visitors and to better understand our visitors and their use of the site. No personally identifiable information is stored. For more about Google Analytics' use of cookies, please see Cookies & Google Analytics.
  • Session cookie ('PHPSESSID') : this allows us to store your property search parameters whilst you are on the site.
  • Login cookie ('BCsession') : this will allow you to view property particulars once you have signed in with your email address.

None of these cookies are shared with other sites, nor do they contain personal information. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. All analytics data is anonymous and only collected for statistical analysis purposes. No personal data

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer, by following these instructions. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of many websites.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at janet@barrycrux.co.uk

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. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Barry Crux & Co Ltd, 20 Castlegate, York, YO1 9RP.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.