Privacy Policy

Introduction

This policy has been developed because we want you to feel confident about the privacy and security of the personal data. We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of your information as required by law. Our security procedures mean that we may ask for proof of your identity before we will disclose personal data about you, or to you.

Who are we?

The data controller is The Insolvency Panel Limited (TIP) registered in England and Wales (Company number 1028163) and our registered address is Trinity House, Newby Road, Hazel Grove, SK7 5DA.

We comply with and are registered under the data protection laws in the United Kingdom and take all reasonable care to prevent any unauthorised access to your personal data. Our ICO registration number is ZA309410. If you require a copy of the personal data we have concerning you, please write to the Data Protection Officer, at the registered address above.

What information we collect

Clients

We collect your name, address, contact details, information about your employment, financial information about your income and expenditure and your debts. We may also collect information about people who live with you or are financially dependent on you.

Special Categories of Personal Data

We may, where it is necessary to provide you with our services, collect data from you which is considered a Special Category personal data, and pass that data to our partners so that they can adapt their service to you as necessary. Special Categories of personal data may take the form of your medical history or your native language.  The advisor who passed your information to us will have obtained your consent to pass us this information.

Advisors

When you register on our website we collect your name, email address, telephone number, job title and details of your employer.

How and why we collect your information

Advisors

We collect your information through the registration form you fill in. We will send you emails with information about TIP detailing how the service is developing. We may also contact you about a specific case if we have questions or we want to return the case to you.

Who we share your information with

Advisors

We will pass your details to an Insolvency Practitioner every time we pass on a case you have submitted to us.

We will not share your details with anybody else.

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. These cookies are stored by the browser on your device. They can be used for a variety of purposes, such as:

identifying your previous visits to a website,
researching the most popular features of a website
For further information please feel free to visit our cookie policy page. You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the following websites (www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org) tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However in a few cases some of our website features may not function as a result.

Google cookies

The Insolvency Panel Limited uses Google Analytics to monitor the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html

Refusing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. Please see below for further details:

Internet Explorer –  https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

Firefox – https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/block-websites-storing-site-preferences?redirectlocale=en-US&redirectslug=Blocking+cookies

Google Chrome – https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB

Safari – https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=en_US

Opera – http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/

Please note: The Insolvency Panel Limited website contains hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. These third party websites will have their own privacy policies, including cookies, and we suggest that you check them. They will govern the use of any personal information which is collected by cookies while visiting these websites. The Insolvency Panel Limited cannot accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.

Additional references

Further information about cookies and how to control their use is available from All About Cookies – http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ and Your Online Choices – http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/.

Rights

Other websites

Our website contains links to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you should read their own privacy policies.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review (next review date 26/03/2018) and we will place any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 26/01/2018.

Contact Information

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you:

By Email – technical@theinsolvencypanel.co.uk

Or write to us at: The Insolvency Panel Limited, Trinity House, Newby Road, Hazel Grove, SK7 5DA