1.1. At County Plumbing & Central Heating Ltd, we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our visitors to our website and any customers that use our services.
1.2. We do not sell any of our data, this includes trading or selling data with other companies or using data for marketing purposes.
2.1. We may process data about your use of our website and services ("usage data"). The usage data may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency and pattern of your service use. The source of the usage data is our analytics tracking system. This usage data may be processed for the purposes of analysing the use of the website and services. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely monitoring and improving our website and services.
2.2. We may process your account and profile data ("account and profile data"). The account and profile data may include your name, email address, address and telephone number. The account data may be processed for the purposes of operating our website, providing our services, ensuring the security of our website and services, maintaining back-ups of our databases and communicating with you. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website and business.
2.3. We may process information contained in any enquiry you submit to us regarding products and/or services ("enquiry data"). The enquiry data may be processed for the purposes of offering, marketing and selling relevant products and/or services to you. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website and business.
2.4. We may process any of your personal data identified in the other provisions of this policy where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the protection and assertion of our legal rights, your legal rights and the legal rights of others.
2.5. In addition to the specific purposes for which we may process your personal data set out in this Section 3, we may also process any of your personal data where such processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.
3.1. We will not share or disclose any other your personal data with other individuals or companies unless we have had scrict approval from the individual or company that the information relates to. The only exception this this is when we sub-contract work, contact information may be shared to the third party to complete the works. Each such third party will act as a data controller in relation to the data that we supply to them.
3.2. We may disclose your personal data to our insurers and/or professional advisers insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes of obtaining and maintaining insurance coverage, managing risks, obtaining professional advice and managing legal disputes or to the purchaser (or prospective purchaser) of any business or asset that we are (or are contemplating) selling.
3.3. In addition to the specific disclosures of personal data set out in this Section 3, we may also disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.
3.4. The hosting facilities for our website are situated in Ireland and Amsterdam. Transfers to each of these countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards, namely adherence to the GDPR.
3.5. You acknowledge that personal data that you submit for publication through our website or services may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use (or misuse) of such personal data by others.
4.1. Your principal rights under data protection law are:
4.2. You have the right to confirmation as to whether or not we process your personal data and, where we do, access to the personal data, together with certain additional information. That additional information includes details of the purposes of the processing, the categories of personal data concerned and the recipients of the personal data. Providing the rights and freedoms of others are not affected, we will supply to you a copy of your personal data. The first copy will be provided free of charge, but additional copies may be subject to a reasonable fee.
4.3. You have the right to have any inaccurate personal data about you rectified and, taking into account the purposes of the processing, to have any incomplete personal data about you completed.
4.4. In some circumstances you have the right to the erasure of your personal data without undue delay. Those circumstances include: the personal data are no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed; you withdraw consent to consent-based processing; the processing is for direct marketing purposes; and the personal data have been unlawfully processed. However, there are certain general exclusions of the right to erasure. Those general exclusions include where processing is necessary: for exercising the right of freedom of expression and information; for compliance with a legal obligation; or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
4.5. In some circumstances you have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data. Those circumstances are: you contest the accuracy of the personal data; processing is unlawful but you oppose erasure; we no longer need the personal data for the purposes of our processing, but you require personal data for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; and you have objected to processing, pending the verification of that objection. Where processing has been restricted on this basis, we may continue to store your personal data. However, we will only otherwise process it: with your consent; for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; for the protection of the rights of another natural or legal person; or for reasons of important public interest.
4.6. You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data on grounds relating to your particular situation, but only to the extent that the legal basis for the processing is that the processing is necessary for: the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of any official authority vested in us; or the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party. If you make such an objection, we will cease to process the personal information unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing is for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
4.7. You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes (including profiling for direct marketing purposes). If you make such an objection, we will cease to process your personal data for this purpose.
4.8. You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data by written notice to us.
5.1. Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites.
6.1. Our website and services are targeted at persons over the age of 18.
6.2. If we have reason to believe that we hold personal data of a person under that age in our databases, we will delete that personal data.
7.1. Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
7.2. Customers/Employees that have access to our self service portal have the ability to update there own personal data. If issues are encountered please contact the office with the information stated in 7.1
8.1. A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
8.2. Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
8.3. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
|Cookie Name||Used by||Description||Expiration|
|_ga||Google Analytics||Used to store information for google tracking – Version number and cookie identification id||2 years|
|_gat||Google Analytics||Used to store information for google tracking – Used to throttle request rate||1 minute|
|_gid||Google Analytics||Used to store information for google tracking – Version number and cookie identification id||24 hours|
|ai_session||Application Insights||Tracks users as they navigate the website predominately for infrastructure performance insights||30 minutes|
|ai_user||Application Insights||Tracks users as they navigate the website predominately for infrastructure performance insights||24 hours|
8.5. We use Azure Application Insights to analyse the use of our website infrastructure. Application Insights gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used track performance about the website infrastructure. Application Insights information is available at: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/application-insights/app-insights-data-retention-privacy.
9.1. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
9.2. Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
9.3. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.