Privacy Policy

At Aspire Architects Ltd we are committed to protecting and preserving the privacy of our visitors when visiting our site or communicating electronically with us.  We respect and value the privacy of everyone who visits this website and will only collect and use personal data in ways that are described here, and in a manner that is consistent with our obligations and your rights under the law.

This Privacy Policy contains an explanation of what happens to personal data that you choose to provide to us, or that we collect from you whilst you visit this site.  Please read this Privacy Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it.  Your acceptance of our Privacy Policy is deemed to occur upon your first use of our site.  If you do not accept and agree with this Privacy Policy, you must stop using our site immediately.

About Us

Our Site is owned and operated by Aspire Architects Limited whose registered and trading office is 17a High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AB.  Aspire Architects Ltd is a limited company registered in England under company number 10380068.

Your Rights

As a data subject, you have the following rights under the GDPR, which this Policy and Our use of personal data have been designed to uphold:

If you have any cause for complaint about our use of your personal data, please contact us and we will do our best to solve the problem for you. If we are unable to help, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with the UK’s supervisory authority, the Information Commissioner’s Office.

For further information about your rights, please contact the Information Commissioner’s Office or your local Citizens Advice Bureau.

Information We Collect

In running and operating this website we may collect and process certain data and information relating to you and your use of this site. This data and information is detailed below:

Use of cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are used to give the owners of the website information about the visitors. Information such as what time of day they are coming to the website, and how long they spend on there.

Cookies can also be used to improve websites. For example, we may see that lots of visitors aren’t accessing a particular area on the website, so we could improve the website by making that information more prominent and easier to find.   We do not use many cookies, but the ones we would like to place on your computer are on this table, along with an explanation of what we would use them for:

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These cookies collect information about the way visitors access the information on our website. We use that information to make improvements and produce statistics such as the number of visitors to the site and the most popular pages being viewed.The cookies collect information anonymously.

More information on privacy and security from Google.

If you would like to learn more about cookies, how they are used, which ones are on your computer and how to remove them, visit: www.allaboutcookies.org.

You can also choose to opt out of Google Analytics tracking your website activity. To do this, visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Use of Your Information

The information we collect is used for our own use in developing our website. In addition, we may use the information for the following purposes:

If you are an existing customer, we may contact you with information about goods and services similar to those that you have expressed an interest in previously.

If you are a new customer, we will only contact you or allow third parties to contact you only when you have provided consent and, only by those means you provided consent for.

We may also use your data for marketing purposes which may include contacting you by email and telephone or post with information, news and offers on our products.  We will not, however, send you any unsolicited marketing or spam and will take all reasonable steps to ensure that we fully protect your rights and comply with our obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998 and GDPR and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003.

If you do not want us to use your data for our or third parties use then you will always have the option to object to such use.

Storing Your Personal Data

Data that is provided to us is stored on our secure servers. Details relating to any transactions entered into on our site will be encrypted to ensure its safety.

The transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of data sent to us electronically and transmission of such data is therefore entirely at your own risk.

Disclosing Your Information

Where applicable, we may disclose your personal information to any member of our group. This includes, where applicable, our subsidiaries, our holding company and its other subsidiaries (if any).

We may also disclose your personal information to third parties:

This Privacy Policy applies only to your use of our site.  Our site may contain links to other websites.  Please note that we have no control over how your data is collected, stored, or used by other websites and we advise you to check the privacy policies of any such websites before providing any data to them.

Access to Information

You have the right to ask for a copy of any of your personal data held by us (where such data is held).  Under the GDPR, no fee is payable and we will provide any and all information in response to your request free of charge.

Contact Form

We use Office 365 for all correspondence through our contact form.  If you wish to see any data you have sent us, then please contact us and we will forward this information to you.   If you wish for any data to be removed, then please contact us and we will remove this.

Requesting Removal of Your Data

If at any time you wish to have your personal data removed, and wish to opt out of receiving information from us, then please email us at info@design-image.co.uk and we will remove your data immediately.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions or queries relating to our site or this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email info@aspirearchitects.co.uk, by telephone 01202 473222, or by post at 17a High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AB.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time, for example if the law changes.  Any changes will be immediately posted on our site and you will be deemed to have accepted the terms of the Privacy Policy on your first use of our site following the alterations.  We recommend that you check this page regularly.