Privacy and Cookie Policy

The Policy
This privacy policy notice is served by Pete Cole Consulting under the website; and
The purpose of this policy is to explain to you how we control, process, handle and protect your personal
information through the business and while you browse or use this website. If you do not agree to the
following policy you may wish to cease viewing / using this website, and or refrain from submitting your
personal data to us.
 I”, “our”, “us”, or “we” refer to the business, [Pete Cole Consulting].
 “you”, “the user” refer to the person(s) using this website.
 GDPR means General Data Protection Act.
 PECR means Privacy & Electronic Communications Regulation.
 ICO means Information Commissioner’s Office.
 Cookies mean small files stored on a user’s computer or device.

The key principles of GDPR
Our privacy policy embodies the following key principles; (a) Lawfulness, fairness and transparency, (b)
Purpose limitation, (c) Data minimisation, (d) Accuracy, (e) Storage limitation, (f) Integrity and confidence,
(g) Accountability.

Under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) we control and / or process any personal
information about you electronically using the following lawful bases. Where our purpose for processing
is: To allow us to contact you regarding the services we provide.
Which is necessary because: To allow us to respond to queries about the services we provide.
We process your information in the following ways: Collection of contact details via our websites contact
Data retention period: We will continue to process your information under this basis until you withdraw
consent or it is determined your consent no longer exists.
Sharing your information: We do not share your information with third parties.

Your individual rights
Under the GDPR your rights are as follows:
 the right to be informed;
 the right of access;
 the right to rectification;
 the right to erasure;
 the right to restrict processing;
 the right to data portability;
 the right to object; and
 the right not to be subject to automated decision-making including profiling.
You also have the right to complain to the ICO if you feel there is a problem with the way we are handling
your data.
We handle subject access requests in accordance with the GDPR.

Internet cookies
We use cookies on this website to provide you with a better user experience. We do this by placing a
small text file on your device to track how you use the website.
We use a cookie notice which informs you of cookie usage on this website. Your web browser should
provide you with the controls to manage and delete cookies from your device, please see your web
browser options.
Cookies that we use are: –
Analytical/performance cookies (Google Analytics). They allow us to recognise and count the number of
visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it.
This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what
they are looking for.