This privacy notice explains how we, Secured Lending Auditing Ltd, use any personal information we collect about you.
Secured Lending Auditing Ltd is the data controller and we are responsible for your personal data (referred to as “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice).
Our full details are:
Full name of legal entity: Secured Lending Auditing Ltd
Name of Data Protection Officer: Michael May – Director
Email address: [email protected]
Postal address: Gresham House, 5-7 St Pauls St, Leeds, LS1 2JG
What information do we collect about you?
We collect information directly from you when you engage us for financial auditing services. This information will relate to your name, e-mail address, telephone/mobile number, business or personal address, as is necessary for the provision of our services.
We may also collect information when you voluntarily complete client surveys or provide feedback to us.
Why do we need to collect and use your personal data?
The primary legal basis that we intend to use for the processing of your data is for the performance of our contract with you. The information that we collect from you is essential for us to be able to carry out the services that you require from us effectively.
Where special category data is required, we will obtain your explicit consent to collect and process this information.
Should we utilise any information which you have given us in order to market further services, our legal basis for this will either be consent or legitimate interest depending on our previous dealings with you.
If you are applying for a role with us, our legal basis for contacting you will be consent.
How will we use the information about you?
We collect information about you to provide you with the services for which you engage us. We may on occasion send you marketing or information messages if we feel that the message is relevant or if you have requested the information.
Who might we share your information with?
To deliver our services to you effectively, we may send your details to third parties such as those that we engage for outsourcing work, professional compliance, accountancy or legal services as well as product and platform providers that we use to provide a service for you.
Where third parties are involved in processing your data, we shall have a contract in place with them to ensure that the nature and purpose of the processing are clear, that they are subject to a duty of confidence in processing your data and that they will only act in accordance with our written instructions.
Where it is necessary for your personal data to be forwarded to a third party, we will use appropriate security measures to protect your personal data in transit, e.g. password protection.
To fulfil our obligations in respect of prevention of money-laundering and other financial crime we may send your details to third party agencies for identity verification purposes.
How long do we keep hold of your information?
In principle, your personal data should not be held for longer than is required under the terms of our contract for services with you. Should we provide services to you, we will not hold any necessary documents longer than is required by law.
We do not transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area (EEA) unless agreed directly with you in advance.
How can you access the information we hold about you?
You have the right to request deletion of your personal data. To request that we remove your personal data, please email or write to us using the contact details noted below.
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us using the contact details noted below.
We have an obligation to ensure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. Please ask us to correct or remove any information that you think is incorrect.
We would like to send you information about our services, which may be of interest to you. If you have agreed to receive marketing information, you may opt-out at a later date.
You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes. If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please email your request to [email protected]
Information relating to the usage of our website may be collected using cookies. These are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information. We may use your information collected from the website to personalise your repeat visits to the site.
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You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.
What can you do if you are unhappy with how your personal data is processed?
You also have a right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority for data protection. In the UK this is:
Information Commissioner’s Office
0303 123 1113 (local rate)
How to contact us