Privacy Notice


1. Who Are We?

This policy covers how The Glamis Consultancy collects, uses, discloses, transfers and stores your data. Our aim is to provide business consultancy services to our clients.

• Our website provides information about our services.
• We do not collect or retain consumer data.
• We do not collect or retain personal data.
• We collect and retain only email and telephone contact data provided by you for the purposes of delivering our contracts

This privacy policy covers how we handle data collected in the course of our business. Although we are not required to register with the ICO, we comply with the GDPR in all aspects whenever appropriate.

2. What Personal Information Does The Glamis Consultancy Collect?

We do not collect personal information other than email addresses and telephone numbers provided with consent for the purposes of maintaining contact with clients and consultees.

3. When You Provide Personal Data

3.1. Use of Email and Telephone Data for Contacting You

We retain your contact details only for the duration of the commission. We may, with your agreement, retain your contact details for future one to one contact but we never add your contact details to a mailing list

3.2. Give Us Feedback (Unprompted)

You will need to include an email address if you want us to reply to you. We will only use any personal information provided to contact you on a one to one basis and will not share it with other organisations.

3.3. Give Us Feedback (When We Ask You)

We may ask you for feedback on our services. By giving us your contact details, you consent to us processing it. We will store it securely for a maximum of 14 months. We may share this data with a research agency who conduct the research on our behalf and who will destroy the personal data when the research is complete.

4. When You Use Other Services (Like Facebook or Twitter) To Interact With Us

When you use a social media platform to engage with us, details about how your personal information are held is described within the relevant social media policy, such as Facebook or Twitter.

5. When You Contact Us Directly

5.1. When You Phone Us

We do not collect caller line identification information when you call us. We will only collect personal information that you consent to provide to us in order to deliver a service. We may retain your telephone number until such times as you ask
us to remove it.

5.2. When You Email Us

When you contact us via email, we will we will retain your email address for as long as the business issue remains. We will not retain your email address until you give consent for us to do so.

5.3. When You Write To Us

When you contact us via post, we will retain your letter/postal address/personal information and our response to it for as long as the business issue remains. After this, the information will be confidentially destroyed.

5.4. When You Contact Us via Our Website

We will retain your contact details until such times as the business issue remains. After this, the information will be confidentially destroyed.

5.5. When We Meet In Person

We will retain your contact details until such times as the business issue remains. After this, the information will be confidentially destroyed.

5.6. When You Sign Up To Our Newsletter or Email Briefings

We will retain your contact email address on our distribution database until such times as you ask us to remove it.

5.7. When You Provide Feedback or Make a Complaint

If you want to provide feedback or make a complaint, you can do so anonymously, or provide personal data so we can respond to you. We will retain your contact details until such times as the response to the complaint is satisfactory.
If you do provide personal data, we will request your full name and address. We will only use the personal information we collect to process the complaint and to check on the level of service we provide.

6. When We Contact You

6.1. Email and Telephone

We may email or telephone you regarding a contract or service or in response to a request, you have made. Your contact data will be stored for the purpose and time required to fulfil this.

7. Research

We do not retain consumer databases however for research purposes, we may have your contact details temporarily assigned to us in order to carry out research on behalf of a client. In that event, the contact details will be used only for the authorised research purposes and confidentially destroyed once the research has been undertaken. We will not reassign your contact details to any other parties

8. Your Rights

Under the General Data Protection Regulations, you have rights as an individual which you can exercise in relation to the information we hold about you. You can read more about your individual rights on the Information Commissioner's Office website.

9. Access to Personal Information

Individuals can find out if we hold any personal information by making a 'right of access' request under the General Data Protection Regulations. If we do hold information about you we will:

• Give you a description of it;
• Tell you why we are holding it;
• Tell you who it could be disclosed to; and
• Let you have a copy of the information in an intelligible form.

10. Links to Other Websites

This privacy policy does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites or social media services. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.

11. Changes to This Privacy Policy

We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 23rd May 2018.

12. How to Contact Us

We are happy to provide any additional information or explanation needed. Any requests for this should be sent to the address below.

Email us at

Telephone: 01307 840343

Or write to:

Dr. Colin Smith
Principal Consultant
The Glamis Consultancy Ltd
90 Charleston
Scotland, UK