PROTECTING YOUR PRIVACY
Your privacy is very important to Colliers International. We are notified under the Data Protection Act 1998 (‘Act’) and all personal data provided by you to us through this website is dealt with in accordance with the Act. By using this web site you consent to us using your personal data in the manner set out below. Further information on the Act and your rights is available here.
We are the sole owner of all information and personal data collected through this website. We may use your personal data for marketing related purposes. For example, either Colliers International or selected third parties may send mailings which you have requested or which we feel may be of particular interest to you. We may also send invitations to seminars and other events run by us or third parties with whom we organise events.
Your personal data is not sold or rented to third parties, although on occasions it may be passed to third parties for marketing purposes or to mailing houses or similar third parties who act as our fulfilment agents. You can opt out of receiving these various communications, or update any of your personal data, by contacting us using the details below.
As a member of the global Colliers International affiliation, your personal data may be used for the purposes detailed in this statement by us in the UK or by any of our Colliers International affiliates.
The personal data will not, however, be transferred for marketing purposes outside the European Economic Area, to countries that may not have data protection regulations as stringent as that in Europe, without your consent.
You have a right to ask us to provide a copy of the personal data we hold about you. We reserve the right to make a small administrative charge to cover our costs for doing this.
If you have questions about this ‘privacy statement’ please contact us at:
50 George Street
020 7935 4499
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers placed by a website onto a user`s computer when they accesses a website. These are stored by the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Chrome) on your computer, smartphone or other device. Cookies allows websites to store information about things such as your user preferences, essentially providing a memory for the website so that it recognised a user when they return and can respond as appropriate.
Persistent Cookies – are cookies that stay in your web browser between visits to our website.
Session Cookies – are cookies that are only present when you are on the website and do not stay in your browser when you leave.
No personally identifiable information is stored in these cookies. All of the information collected by these cookies is kept within Colliers International, we do not disclose any of this information, pass or sell it to third parties.
HOW DO I MANAGE MY COOKIES?
Most browsers are set up to accept cookies. If you want to change your cookie preferences, you can make these through your browser settings or refuse the cookies when you enter the website. Please remember that our cookies are often used to give you certain functionality and without them you may not be able to use some of our website e.g. save properties from our listings.
You can also remove cookies that have already been set in your browser via your browser settings. If you are having trouble doing this or would like more information the website all about cookies has lots of information on how to do this across a range of browsers. The Microsoft cookies guide is also a great source of information about what cookies do http://www.microsoft.com/info/cookies.mspx