Welcome to Linstone Housing Association’s (the Association hereafter)  website. By using this website you agree to the privacy policy, if you do not agree to be bound by these rules please leave the site immediately. The Association adheres to the Data Protection Act 1998 to protect the privacy of site users.

Collection of data

We may collect personal contact information from you if you sign up to our newsletter or any other service requiring your contact details. We may use your contact details to advise you of services we offer, events etc . If you do not want us to contact you in such a manner please do not provide your contact details. At any time you may request to have your information updated or removed from our systems. Your information will only be used to carry out the activity requested and for no other purpose unless specified on the website. Your information will not be passed on to any 3rd party or persons outside of the Association and its immediate staff and partners.

Under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998 you may request details of personal information we hold about you.  Such a request will incur a small administration fee.  If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Linstone Housing Association Ltd, 17 Bridge Street, Linwood, PA3 3DB.

Website Statistics

The Association monitors website traffic and activity through the use of Google Analytics in an aggregated form only. The purpose of this is to allow the Association to determine the success, or otherwise, of aspects of the website.

Cookies

A cookie can be defined as a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in your web browser while you are browsing a website. When you browse the same website in the future, the data stored in the cookie can be retrieved by the website to notify the website of the user’s previous activity.Cookies are a reliable mechanism for websites to remember the state of the website or your prior activity. This can include clicking particular buttons or a record of which pages were visited.

Cookies help us to provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. Cookies in no way give us access to your computer hard drive or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you may modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. This may, however, prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

The cookies used on this website are _ga , _gat , wp_test_cookie , wp-settings-4496 , wp-settings-time-4496 which are set to help us effectively manage and monitor website experience.

Security

Use of our website and submission of personal details is entirely at your own risk. Whilst we endeavour to provide a secure website and take appropriate measures to ensure security we cannot mitigate against all risk and accept no liability for loss of data as a result of hacking or illegal obtainment of data.