Welcome to the Orange Genie Group Ltd (‘Orange Genie’) privacy notice.
Orange Genie respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice will inform you as to how we look after your personal data when you visit our website (regardless of where you visit it from) and tell you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.
You can download a pdf version of the policy here:
Please use the Glossary to understand the meaning of some of the terms used in this privacy notice.
1. Important information and who we are
1.1 PURPOSE OF THIS PRIVACY NOTICE
(a) This privacy notice aims to give you information on how Orange Genie collects and processes your personal data through your use of this website, including any data you may provide through this website when you request a callback or download a guiding document.
(b) This website is not intended for children and we do not knowingly collect data relating to children.
(c) It is important that you read this privacy notice together with any other privacy notice or fair processing notice we may provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them.
(a) Orange Genie Group Ltd is the controller and responsible for your personal data (collectively referred to as ‘Orange Genie‘, “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice).
(b) Orange Genie Group Ltd is made up of different legal entities, details of which can be found here. This privacy notice is issued on behalf of Orange Genie Group Ltd so when we mention “Orange Genie”, “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice, we are referring to the relevant company in Orange Genie Group responsible for processing your data. We will let you know which entity will be the controller for your data when you purchase a product or service with us. Orange Genie Group Ltd is the controller and responsible for this website.
(c) We have appointed a Data Privacy Manager who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact the Data Privacy Manager using the details set out below.
1.3 CONTACT DETAILS
(a) Our full details are:
(i) Full name of legal entity: Orange Genie Group Ltd
(ii) Name or title of Data Privacy Manager: Damon Cochrane
(iii) Email address: email@example.com
(iv) Postal address: 3rd Floor, Buckingham House, Buckingham Street, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP20 2LA
(v) Telephone number: 01296 489242
(b) You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk). We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.
1.4 CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY NOTICE AND YOUR DUTY TO INFORM US OF CHANGES
(a) The data protection law in the UK will change on 25 May 2018. This privacy notice was last updated in May 2018
(b) We will inform you of any material changes to the privacy notice if they occur in the future.
(c) It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.
1.5 THIRD-PARTY LINKS
(a) This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit.
2. The data we collect about you
2.1 Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).
2.2 We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together as follows:
(a) Identity Data includes first name, last name, username or similar identifier, date of birth, and title.
(b) Contact Data includes postal addresses, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers.
(c) Technical Data includes internet protocol (IP) address, your login data, browser type and version, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform and other technology on the devices you use to access this website.
(d) Profile Data includes your username and password, preferences, feedback and survey responses.
(e) Usage Data includes [information about how you use our website, products and services].
(f) Marketing and Communications Data includes your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our third parties and your communication preference.
(g) We also collect, use and share Aggregated Data such as statistical or demographic data for any purpose. Aggregated Data may be derived from your personal data but is not considered personal data in law as this data does not directly or indirectly reveal your identity. For example, we may aggregate your Usage Data to calculate the percentage of users accessing a specific website feature. However, if we combine or connect Aggregated Data with your personal data so that it can directly or indirectly identify you, we treat the combined data as personal data which will be used in accordance with this privacy notice.
(h) We do not collect any Special Categories of Personal Data about you (this includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data). Nor do we collect any information about criminal convictions and offences.
(i) Bank Details (Accountancy Clients Only) – For your convenience we allow you to submit the registering for taxes form through our website. If you are submitting data to register for taxes through our website we will collect your bank details. This data will only be used to process the tax registrations for your Limited Company.
2.3 IF YOU FAIL TO PROVIDE PERSONAL DATA
(a) Where we need to collect personal data by law, or under the terms of a contract we have with you and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we have or are trying to enter into with you (for example, to provide you with services). In this case, we may have to cancel a service you have with us but we will notify you if this is the case at the time.
3. How is your personal data collected?
3.1 We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:
(a) Direct interactions. You may give us your Identity and contact data by filling in forms on our website. This includes personal data you provide when you:
(i) apply for our products or services;
(ii) subscribe to our service or publications;
(iii) request marketing to be sent to you;
(iv) enter a competition, promotion or survey; or
(v) give us some feedback.
4. How we use your personal data
4.1 We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:
(a) Where we need to perform the contract we are about to enter into or have entered into with you.
(b) Where it is necessary for our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.
4.2 See the table below in 4.3 to find out more about the types of lawful basis that we will rely on to process your personal data.
4.3 PURPOSES FOR WHICH WE WILL USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
(a) We have set out below, in a table format, a description of all the ways we plan to use your personal data, and which of the legal bases we rely on to do so. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate.
(b) Note that we may process your personal data for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data. Please contact us if you need details about the specific legal ground we are relying on
Type of data
Lawful basis for processing including basis of legitimate interest
To register your interest as a new employee or client
Performance of a contract with you
To manage our relationship with you which will include:
(b) Asking you to leave a review or take a survey
(d) Marketing and Communications
(b) Necessary for our legitimate interests (to keep our records updated and to study how individuals use our products/services)
To enable you to partake in a prize draw, competition or complete a survey
(e) Marketing and Communications
(a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (to study how individuals use our products/services, to develop them and grow our business)
To administer and protect our business and this website (including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, system maintenance, support, reporting and hosting of data)
(a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (for running our business, provision of administration and IT services, network security, to prevent fraud and in the context of a business re-organisation or group restructuring exercise)
To deliver relevant website content and advertisements to you and measure or understand the effectiveness of the advertising we serve to you
(e) Marketing and Communications
(a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (to study how individuals use our products/services, to develop them, to grow our business and to inform our marketing strategy)
To use data analytics to improve our website, products/services, marketing, customer relationships and experiences
(a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (to define types of individuals for our products and services, to keep our website updated and relevant, to develop our business and to inform our marketing strategy)
To make suggestions and recommendations to you about goods or services that may be of interest to you
(a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (to develop our products/services and grow our business)
To assist with registering for taxes at your request.
(i) Bank Details
(a) Necessary for our legitimate interests (to register your Ltd Company for Taxes)
(a) We strive to provide you with choices regarding certain personal data uses, particularly around marketing and advertising. We have established a privacy centre where you can view and make certain decisions about your personal data use PRIVACY CENTRE LINK OR the following personal data control mechanisms
4.5 PROMOTIONAL OFFERS FROM US
(a) We may use your Identity, Contact, Technical, Usage and Profile Data to form a view on what we think you may want or need, or what may be of interest to you. This is how we decide which products, services and offers may be relevant for you (we call this marketing).
(b) You will receive marketing communications from us if you have requested information from us or if you provided us with your details when you entered a competition or registered for a promotion and, in each case, you have not opted out of receiving that marketing.
4.6 THIRD-PARTY MARKETING
(a) We will get your express opt-in consent before we share your personal data with any company outside the Orange Genie Group of companies for marketing purposes.
4.7 OPTING OUT
(a) You can ask us or third parties to stop sending you marketing messages at any time by logging into the website and checking or unchecking relevant boxes to adjust your marketing preferences or by following the opt-out links on any marketing message sent to you or by contacting us at any time
4.9 CHANGE OF PURPOSE
(a) We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected it unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you wish to get an explanation as to how the processing for the new purpose is compatible with the original purpose, please contact us.
(b) If we need to use your personal data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.
(c) Please note that we may process your personal data without your knowledge or consent, in compliance with the above rules, where this is required or permitted by law.
5. Disclosures of your personal data
5.1 We may have to share your personal data with the parties set out below for the purposes set out in the table above.
(a) Internal Third Parties as set out in the Glossary.
(b) External Third Parties as set out in the Glossary.
(c) Third parties to whom we may choose to sell, transfer, or merge parts of our business or our assets. Alternatively, we may seek to acquire other businesses or merge with them. If a change happens to our business, then the new owners may use your personal data in the same way as set out in this privacy notice.
5.2 We require all third parties to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law. We do not allow our third-party service providers to use your personal data for their own purposes and only permit them to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.
6. International Transfers
6.1 We do not transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area (EEA).
7. Data Security
7.1 We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way, altered or disclosed. In addition, we limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
7.2 We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.
8. Data Retention
8.1 HOW LONG WILL YOU USE MY PERSONAL DATA FOR?
(a) We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
(b) To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
(c) Details of retention periods for different aspects of your personal data are [available in our retention policy which you can request by contacting us.
(a) In some circumstances you can ask us to delete your data: see Request erasure below for further information.
(b) In some circumstances we may anonymise your personal data (so that it can no longer be associated with you) for research or statistical purposes in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.
9. Your legal rights
9.1 Under certain circumstances, you have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data. Please click on the links below to find out more about these rights:
9.2 If you wish to exercise any of the rights set out above, please contact the Data Privacy Manager
9.3 NO FEE IS USUALLY REQUIRED
(a) You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data (or to exercise any of the other rights). However, we may charge a reasonable fee if your request is clearly unfounded, repetitive or excessive. Alternatively, we may refuse to comply with your request in these circumstances.
9.4 WHAT WE MAY NEED FROM YOU
(a) We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.
9.5 TIME LIMIT TO RESPOND
(a) We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month. Occasionally it may take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made a number of requests. In this case, we will notify you and keep you updated.
10.1 LAWFUL BASIS
(a) Legitimate Interest means the interest of our business in conducting and managing our business to enable us to give you the best service/product and the best and most secure experience. We make sure we consider and balance any potential impact on you (both positive and negative) and your rights before we process your personal data for our legitimate interests. We do not use your personal data for activities where our interests are overridden by the impact on you (unless we have your consent or are otherwise required or permitted to by law). You can obtain further information about how we assess our legitimate interests against any potential impact on you in respect of specific activities by contacting the Data Privacy Manager
(b) Performance of Contract means processing your data where it is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are a party or to take steps at your request before entering into such a contract.
(c) Complying with a legal or regulatory obligation means processing your personal data where it is necessary for compliance with a legal or regulatory obligation that we are subject to.
10.2 THIRD PARTIES
(a) INTERNAL THIRD PARTIES
(i) Other companies in the Orange Genie Group acting as joint controllers or processors.
(b) EXTERNAL THIRD PARTIES
(i) Service providers acting as processors based in the United Kingdom who provide IT and system administration services.
10.3 YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS
(a) You have the right to:
(i) Request access to your personal data (commonly known as a “data subject access request”). This enables you to receive a copy of the personal data we hold about you and to check that we are lawfully processing it.
(ii) Request correction of the personal data that we hold about you. This enables you to have any incomplete or inaccurate data we hold about you corrected, though we may need to verify the accuracy of the new data you provide to us.
(iii) Request erasure of your personal data. This enables you to ask us to delete or remove personal data where there is no good reason for us to continue to process it. You also have the right to ask us to delete or remove your personal data where you have successfully exercised your right to object to processing (see below), where we may have processed your information unlawfully or where we are required to erase your personal data to comply with local law. Note, however, that we may not always be able to comply with your request of erasure for specific legal reasons which will be notified to you, if applicable, at the time of your request.
(iv) Object to processing of your personal data where we are relying on a legitimate interest (or those of a third party) and there is something about your particular situation which makes you want to object to processing on this ground as you feel it impacts on your fundamental rights and freedoms. You also have the right to object to where we are processing your personal data for direct marketing purposes. In some cases, we may demonstrate that we have compelling legitimate grounds to process your information which override your rights and freedoms.
(v) Request restriction of processing of your personal data. This enables you to ask us to suspend the processing of your personal data in the following scenarios: (a) if you want us to establish the data’s accuracy; (b) where our use of the data is unlawful but you do not want us to erase it; (c) where you need us to hold the data even if we no longer require it as you need it to establish, exercise or defend legal claims; or (d) you have objected to our use of your data but we need to verify whether we have overriding legitimate grounds to use it.
(vi) Request the transfer of your personal data to you or to a third party. We will provide to you, or a third party you have chosen, your personal data in a structured, commonly used, machine-readable format. Note that this right only applies to automated information which you initially provided consent for us to use or where we used the information to perform a contract with you.
(vii) Withdraw consent at any time where we are relying on consent to process your personal data. However, this will not affect the lawfulness of any processing carried out before you withdraw your consent. If you withdraw your consent, we may not be able to provide certain products or services to you. We will advise you if this is the case at the time you withdraw your consent.