Privacy & Cookie Policy

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GDPR Privacy Policy



Who is collecting the data?

Data is collected by Algar Air, its employees and its sub-contractors, sometimes for the purposes of branding and marketing but mostly for the purpose of carrying out our business and providing excellent customer service.


What data is being collected?

We collect names, company names, postal addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, domains, social media handles and relevant notes that enable us to better support our customers.


What is the legal basis for processing the data?

Data collected is done so on the basis of legitimate interest for the business activities of Algar Air, included also Recital 47 of the GDPR, “The processing of personal data for direct marketing purposes may be regarded as carried out for a legitimate interest.”


Will the data be shared with any third parties?

Only as above with GDPR compliant Data Controllers for the legitimate business interests of Algar Air.


How will the information be used?

Data will be processed for the legitimate business interests of Algar Air.


How long will the data be stored for?

Data will be stored for the duration of a customer’s relationship with Algar Air and where data must be stored longer to fulfil duties of care and within the law.


Where is the data stored?

Data is stored on GDPR compliant servers with GDPR compliant Data Controllers.


What rights does the data subject have?

All data subjects have the right of portability and disclosure of the data held by Algar Air upon submission of a Subject Data Request and the right of erasure if outside of the legitimate business interest of Algar Air nor a legal requirement to retain.


How can the data subject raise a complaint?

We suggest all complaints are forwarded to the ICO



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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 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 then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.

A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

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 prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Further guidance on how to control cookies in your browser can be found on the Information Commissioner’s Office website.

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If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

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Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

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This policy is effective from 1 May 2018. Last updated on 1 November 2021.

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