Privacy Statement 1. Orwell Vets are totally committed to protecting your privacy and maintaining the security of any personal information received from you. We strictly adhere to the requirements of the data protection legislation in the UK.
The purpose of this statement is to explain to you what personal information we collect and how we may use it. 2. When you order, we need to know your name, address, email address and card details. This allows us to process and fulfil your order. You have the option to withhold personal information that is not required for the order process. 3. We use your personal information to fulfil your order for products or services and also to contact you about special offers and new products, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes. We may use your personal information to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, where we choose to do so, or to notify you about changes to our service.
We will only contact you with your consent. We will give you the opportunity to decline any marketing email from us. We will only contact you by electronic means if you have consented to this. 4. We do not sell, rent or exchange your personal information with any third party for commercial reasons, beyond the essential requirement for credit/debit card validation during purchase and to comply with any legal obligations associated with prescription only veterinary medicines as set out by the Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2005 and The Veterinary Medicines Directorate.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries as defined in s736 of the UK Companies Act 1985. We may disclose your personal information to third parties in the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets. 5. We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of information which you have given us, to prevent unauthorised access in accordance with the UK data protection legislation.