Privacy and cookies

This privacy policy sets out how the Accessible Europe uses and protects any information that you provide to us when you use this website.

Privacy statement

When you supply any personal information to the Accessible Europe, we have legal obligations towards you in the way we deal with that data.

We must collect the information fairly, that is, we must explain how we will use it and tell you if we want to pass the information on to anyone else.

In general, any information you provide to Accessible Europe will only be used within our field of activityIt will never be supplied to anyone outside and without first obtaining your consent, unless we are obliged or permitted by law to disclose it.

This applies to your name, email addresses, personal information and any email correspondence.

We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as you use the service you have requested, and remove it in the event that the purpose has been met.

We will ensure that all personal information supplied is held securely, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

If you are notified on the Accessible Europe’s website that your information may be used to allow the Accessible Europe to contact you, this means that the Institute may contact you for a number of purposes related to the service you have signed up for.

For example, we may wish to provide you with password reminders or notify you that the particular service has been suspended for maintenance.

We will not contact you for promotional purposes, such as notifying you of improvements to the service or new services on the Institute website.


What are cookies

Cookies are small text files used by a website to ‘request’ information from your website or mobile device browser, return the information to the website and then store the information. Cookies can be requested by any website and are placed on your device’s hard drive. Cookies allow the web application to tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
You can control cookies through your browser settings.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites. Please remember that once you have followed these links to leave our site our privacy policy no longer applies.

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