At Park Cameras, we are committed to protecting your privacy. Our approach is to keep your data safe, and by trusting us with your data we commit never to pass it on to other companies.
This policy explains how we collect and use personal data that we may collect about you when you interact with us. We collect and process data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We do not disclose data to any third parties unless disclosure is necessary for the fulfilment of a service, you have specifically given consent for a particular service, or we have a legitimate interest in disclosing data. Instances in which we do disclose data to third parties are outlined below.
We rely on the following lawful bases for processing your data:
We may collect and process some or all of the following information:
We take the necessary security arrangements to protect your personal data that is in our possession to prevent unauthorised access, use, disclosure, or similar risks. We take reasonable and appropriate measures to maintain the confidentiality and integrity of your personal data and will only share your data with authorised persons for the exact purpose we specify.
The checkout process on our website is held on a secure server using SSL (secure socket layer) technology to transfer data, which is evidenced by a small padlock symbol next to the web address in your browser. You can verify the security certificate in place by clicking on the padlock symbol.
We may need to share your personal data with third parties. In such cases your data will only be shared with parties who adhere to GDPR, data will only be used for the exact purpose we specify, data will be transferred and stored securely and will be deleted or anonymised if we stop working with that third party.
The following list is indicative of third parties with whom we share data (but is non-exhaustive and may change from time-to-time):
We keep your data for as long as it’s needed, after which time it will be deleted or anonymised such that any personal data is removed.
We retain customer data for 6 years for legal purposes, and to ensure that we are able to assist with any issue that might arise from a previous purchase. After 6 years we will remove your data unless you have consented to our marketing activity.
If we provide you with a quote and you don’t consent to marketing, we’ll keep your data for 12 months in case you wish to proceed.
If you provide us with proof of identity or proof of address we keep this data for 3 months, at which point it is permanently deleted.
Please contact us if you would like to exercise your right to:
We try to provide you with only informative and relevant content, but you can withdraw consent for us to market to you:
If you are unhappy with any aspect of our use of your personal data, please let us know.
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office (the supervisory authority), whose contact details can be found on their website.
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This website will set some cookies that are essential for the website to operate correctly.
These are as follows:
Our website will set several types of third-party cookie, and we do not control the operation of any of them. The third-party cookies which may be set include:
Google Remarketing – we use Google’s Remarketing cookie to market products and services we think may be of interest to you. You may see our adverts on Google’s Display Advertising Network of partner websites and Google’s own search results pages. We aim to carefully select the products and services we remarket to you, and do so based on the pages you have visited on our website. To opt out of Google Remarketing, set your Google Ad Settings.
Trustpilot - Customer review platform.https://legal.trustpilot.com/for-everyone/cookie-policy
Hotjar - A behavior analytics and user feedback service. https://www.hotjar.com/legal/policies/privacy/
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Events at Park Cameras
Throughout the year, Park Cameras hold and attend a range of events. For photographers currently stuck indoors, as opposed to our events that are traditionally held in store or on the road, we are currently working on a range of events that can be held in the comfort and safety of your own home. In these uncertain times, there’s never been a better time to get to grips with your camera, and hopefully we can help achieve this. Find out more