Last updated: 5th February 2020
The policy 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.
- “I”, “our”, “us”, or “we” refer to Gourmet
- “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 users computer or device.
We do not share your information with third parties without your prior consent.
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.
When you use our service
We use various different pieces of software to provide front-end services (such as nginx, nodejs, cloudflare etc) that for technical, security and legal reasons will log information regarding your usage of the service. This information is limited to IP addresses, operating system and browser version. We use this information to help us diagnose errors and to prevent security issues on the service.
This is the standard information that is available to all website owners via their webserver logs and is automatically destroyed after 48 hours, unless we are required to keep it longer by a legal statute or official policy.
Links to other sites
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorised attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. If such monitoring reveals evidence of possible abuse or criminal activity, such evidence may be provided to appropriate law enforcement officials.
Under the GDPR your rights are as follows.
- the right to be informed;
- the right to 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 [www.ico.org.uk] 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.
We use browser cookies to give you the best experience, such as keeping settings persistent between visits and tailoring a personal experience. These cookies are stored on your computer and will automatically be deleted after a certain amount of time.
One of our cookies used is ‘Pixel’ by Facebook that allow us to track the success of advertising linking to our website. It additionally monitors engagement and usage of the website. This cookie is optional and not enabled by default as it collects personal information such as your location and browsing history, we’ll require your consent before we will load it.
We neither use nor store your location for any purpose other than for ‘Pixel’ by Facebook as listed above.
Email & mailing lists
If you give us your email address, we may send content that is relevant to you regarding us. You can unsubscribe from these notifications at any time using the links presented at the bottom of the email.
We do not share email addresses with any third parties.
Access to your information
You have the right to access the information we have on you, you can do this by sending an email to email@example.com. We will provide you with the data (if any) within 30 days of the request, subject to identify verification.
If you believe the data we may have on you to be incorrect you may contact us to have it amended or deleted, subject to identity verification.
This will be processed within 30 days of us receiving the request.