Last updated: March 2013
- Collection and use of personal information
- Collection and use of non-personal information and cookie usage
- Sharing data
- Data storage
- Data security
- Updating your data
- Accessing your data
- Unsubscribing and Opting Out
- Legal notice
- Companies Act Information
Experian QAS collects personally identifiable information, in a fair and lawful manner. This may take place through a number of methods including over the telephone, face-to-face communication or over a secure web interface, and include information such as name, organisation address, job title, email address and telephone number. This information will directly relate to an individual or a business. We only collect personally identifiable information that you have provided to us voluntarily.
Information is collected for the purposes of customer identification, providing products and services, dealing with enquiries and any other related administration. Your details are also added onto our central contact database and may be used for marketing purposes.
Non-personal information is automatically collected to establish data on how the www.qas.co.uk website is accessed and used. The collection of this non-personal information is done through the use of "cookie" technology. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual's hard drive for purposes of keeping records such as website performance and pages visited. The cookie does not contain any personal information about you or provide us with any way to contact you, and the cookie doesn't extract any information from your computer.
Experian QAS will not sell, give, allow access to, or otherwise distribute your information to any third party outside of the Experian Group, with whom we are legally affiliated. We may use or process the information provided by you for our business purposes only. Information may be transferred to organisations outside of the Experian group for the purposes of market research or contact validation. Non Disclosure Agreements are made in these circumstances to protect your information.
Experian QAS will store your information in our central contact database. Information will be retained only for as long as is necessary to do so, and in accordance with the law.
All information that you provide is protected from unauthorised access whilst held by Experian QAS. Security standards and controls are in place across Experian QAS, and a robust security management structure ensures that physically and logically secured operations are maintained. Experian QAS undertake a comprehensive audit programme to ensure the ongoing security of your data.
As an organisation focused on Data Quality, you may update or change your details at any time by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org Changes will be processed within 30 days.
In line with the Data Protection Act you have the right to request the information that Experian QAS holds on you. Request can be made by contacting email@example.com All requests will be processed within 30 days. If this is not possible you will be notified directly.
Should you wish to stop receiving marketing information from Experian QAS you can unsubscribe at any point by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org A link to this unsubscribe page is also given on every Experian QAS email. Unsubscription requests will be processed within 30 days.
All references to QAS Limited contained in any of the following shall be deemed references to Experian Limited from 29 March 2013:
- products and services;
- any technical support or end of service life documentation and any other user and product documentation;
- product brochures and marketing materials or other related literature;
- standard terms and conditions or end-user licence agreements;
- third party data or software terms included within your client or partner contracts and/or available at www.qas.com/legal (or any other replacement website).
- Registered name:
- Experian Limited
- Registered office:
- Landmark House
NG2 Business Park
Nottingham NG80 1ZZ
- Place of registration:
- England and Wales
- Registered number: