Details of how we use personal information we may collect and terms for website use.
ABC Selfstore is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
ABC Selfstore may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from March 2011.
What we may collect
We may collect the following information :
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons :
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We, along with most other websites, use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and no personal data is collected.
If you use our prices & booking system on the website, or connect to one of the social sites that we interact with (for example Twitter, Facebook, Google+) other cookies may be set by these organisations. Please see below for further information.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website experience. For more information on cookies please visit www.direct.gov.uk
We have set out below details of the specific cookies that may be set when using our site, and by using our website you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
However, you can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may, however, prevent you from taking full advantage of the website and some features - such as online booking - may not be available to you at all.
For more information about managing cookies in your web browser please visit aboutcookies.org or look in the Settings or Help system of your browser.
Cookies set directly by www.abcselfstore.co.uk - one : session ID.
Used if you interact with our prices & booking system to store your storage requirements. The cookie stores the ID of the server-side session which is used to store the information. The actual information is maintained on the server, not in the browser.
No personal information is contained in the cookie. Storage requirement information is maintained in the server session, not in the cookie.
This is a session cookie which expires when you close your browser OR if you stop interacting with our site and your session expires - about 30 minutes. No information is stored by the website after the expiration of the cookie/session.
Cookies set indirectly by www.abcselfstore.co.uk :
From time to time we use third-party services for the purpose of website optimisation/testing/traffic analysis etc which may set cookies via www.abcselfstore.co.uk as part of their normal operation. None of these cookies contain personal information.
These are cookies that may be set by other websites while you are using our site.
Google analytics : Used by us to monitor use of the website. Maps : used to indicate store locations and provide directions. YouTube : hosted videos. Google Adwords : paid advertising/display network/re-marketing.
Advertising cookies may include cookies set by DoubleClick and/or Teracent
Our web-server maintain records of web site use. These records contain no personal data and no cookies are set.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways :
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We will not use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
The term 'ABC Selfstore' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owner of the website whose company name, registered and company registration number are shown on our Contact page. The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.
Unless otherwise stated, ABC Selfstore owns the intellectual property rights in the website and material, including pricing and offer information, on the website. Subject to the terms below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.
You must not :
For the avoidance of doubt you are expressly prohibited from republishing pricing and offer information on another website without our permission.
You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website and this restriction applies in particular to price and offer information.
You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing, including but not limited to price comparison sites.
Website Price & Boooking System
In order to use our online pricing system we require your contact information. We respect your privacy and will never pass your contact details to a third party and will only use them in relation to your enquiry about storage. By using the pricing system you consent to us contacting you about your storage requirements. In order to make an online booking we require your address and bookings are subject to the satisfactory completion of our normal in-store move in procedures including proof of identity.