Privacy Policy

Protecting our user’s personal data is an important concern for our company. All of Van der Brit’s web activities comply with European legislation and the GBDe Recommendations issued in September 2001. This privacy policy governs the treatment of the information Van der Brit gathers on you when you visit this Web site.

1. Collection and Processing of Personal Data

Personal data is information that identifies you, e.g. your name, your address, e-mail or postal address. Van der Brit only collects information when you volunteer it when registering your details for online payment.

2. Use and Divulgence of Personal Data

Van der Brit will use your personal data if you have agreed to receive emails when registering exclusively for purposes of individual Van der Brit will neither sell your personal data to third parties nor market it elsewhere unless you give us permission to do so. The employees of Van der Brit are duty-bound to respect the confidentiality of your data

3. Freedom of Choice

You control the information you provide Van der Brit about yourself. However, if you choose not to share your information with Van der Brit, please be aware that you may be unable to access some of the areas of the web site such as online payment and will be impacting on the level of service we can provide you.

4. Automatically recorded information (non-personal data)

When you access the Van der Brit website, general non-personal information (Internet browser used, number of visits, average time spent on site, pages viewed) is recorded automatically (not as part of website maintenance). This information is used to gauge our websites appeal and to improve its content and functionality. Your data is not processed any further nor is it transmitted to third parties.

5. Cookies

Cookies are tiny files that are temporarily stored on your hard disk, enabling our site to recognise your computer the next time you visit the Van der Brit website. Cookies are used on the Van der Brit website solely for “session” management, which enables us to preserve the contents of a user’s shopping bag whilst navigating through the site and to recognise if a registered user is logged in. Cookies contain no personally identifiable data, so the protection of your privacy is ensured. Depending on your settings, your Internet browser will automatically accept Cookies. However, you may change your browser settings at any time and choose to access the Van der Brit website without accepting Cookies. Please be aware that doing this will prevent you from accessing certain areas of the website, such as online payment.

6. Security

Van der Brit employs trusted and reputable third party hosting agents and payment providers to ensure the security of personal data. Your data is conscientiously protected from loss, destruction, distortion/falsification, manipulation and unauthorized access or unauthorized disclosure.

7. Minors

Van der Brit strongly advises all parents and guardians to teach their children safe and responsible handling of personal data on the Internet. Minors should not transmit any personal data to the Van der Brit website without the permission of their parents or guardians. Van der Brit will never knowingly collect personal data from minors, or use it in any way, or disclose it to third parties without permission.

8. Links to other Websites

This statement on privacy protection applies for the www.vanderbrit .co.uk homepage hosted by Purple Matrix Ltd. The web pages in this homepage may contain links to other providers within and outside the Van der Brit website, to which this privacy protection statement does not extend. When you leave the Van der Brit website, please be aware of and read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.

9. Right to information

If you have questions concerning our privacy protection policy or how your personal data is processed, please feel free to contact our Privacy Protection representative. Upon request, you will promptly be informed – in writing and pursuant to applicable legislation – which of your personal data, if any, was collected during your visits to the Van der Brit Web site.

10. Notification of Changes

Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted to this privacy statement, the homepage, and any other places we deem appropriate.