Privacy policy

Privacy Policy

The Scotch Whisky Heritage Centre Ltd are committed to following policies which protect your privacy and comply with current UK Data Protection laws and regulations in respect of personal data. We will only obtain personal data from you for specified and lawful purposes and any personal data which we obtain will be processed fairly and lawfully. In particular:

a. Data we collect – the data we may collect from you includes your name, address, telephone numbers and email addresses.

b. Uses of personal data – to process enquiries only.
 
c. Security - We take all reasonable steps to protect the confidentiality and security of your personal data.

d. Accuracy - We take all reasonable steps to keep your personal data accurate and up to date.

e. Retention of data - We will take all reasonable steps to retain data only for the duration of the purpose for which it was obtained. When requested, we will delete personal data from current operational systems where it is no longer required. However we may need to continue to hold some details about you after your relationship with us has ended, for example for legal and regulatory purposes.

f. Your rights - We will take all reasonable steps to uphold your rights to protect your personal data, including the right to obtain information on, update or amend any personal data on you which we hold. If you wish to contact The Scotch Whisky Heritage Centre Ltd regarding these privacy terms please write to The Scotch Whisky Heritage Centre Ltd, 354 Castlehill, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 2NE.

g. This Site uses third party web traffic analysis which uses cookies, which will be placed on your PC.  The information collected is anonymous and is used to improve your experience in using this Site. No personal data is collected. This Site will continue to work if you choose to block cookies in your web browser.

h. Cookies - Cookies are small files that websites save to your computer. They are used to make this website work better for you, and to tell us about how people use the website. These cookies are not used to identify you personally, but they remember activities and preferences chosen by you and your browser.

When visiting this website you may have the following cookies placed on your computer:

Cookies required to enable website services and provide functionality: These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as searches, carts, preferences and access to secure areas. Without these cookies, the services of this website cannot be provided in a smooth and consistent way. These cookies hold anonymous information and last only a short time after your visit.

Performance cookies: These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited and if errors have occurred. They are used to make improvements to this site.