Last updated: May 2021
We are The Lines Between, a social research agency based in Edinburgh.
We want to make sure you get the best experience when using this website. To do this, we are using a few external systems but try to collect as little data from you as we can, and only ever when we really need to. The policy outlined here gives you an overview how and why we do this. By using our website, you agree to be bound by it.
Our business is registered in Scotland with Companies House under the number SC493413 at the following address: 8 Paisley Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH8 7JW
Whenever you get in touch with one of our email addresses (like firstname.lastname@example.org) we will collect all the information in that email, like your name and email address, and everything else you choose to give to us.
We don’t collect any of your personal data directly.
Cookies are small pieces of software that are placed on your device for a certain amount of time. They allow us understand how you use the site and help us improve it in the future — but they do not tell us anything we could use to identify you. In detail, we are using the following cookies:
A cookie we use to track if we have shown you our privacy notification.
These are cookies for Google Analytics which help us track and understand how you use our website.
We embed a twitter feed, which could result in Twitter placing cookies on your device. See their policy for details.
We only ever use the data the following ways:
We hold your personal information on our systems for as long as is necessary and to complete the purpose for which it was collected in the first place.
We don’t rent, sell, or share the personal information we collect with other people or non-affiliated companies, except:
We are obliged and happy to protect the privacy of children aged 16 or under. If you are aged 16 or under‚ please ensure you obtain your parent/guardian's prior permission whenever you provide us with your personal information.
At any point, you have the right to access the information we hold, and you have the right for us to delete the information permanently.
If that is the case, please write us at email@example.com and we will respond to your request as soon as reasonably practicable within 31 calendar days, in compliance with the GDPR.
Certain data is exempt from the provisions of the GDPR which includes the following:
The above are examples only of some of the exemptions under the Act. Any further information on exemptions should be sought directly from us.
The accuracy of your information is important to us. We’re always working on ways to make it easier for you to review and correct the personal information that we’re holding. If you change your email address, or if any of the other information we hold is inaccurate or out of date, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or write to us at: 3 Piershill Place, Edinburgh EH8 7EH
Security precautions are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of your information.
When you give us your personal information, we take steps to ensure that it is treated securely. Please be aware that whilst we take all reasonable precautions to protect any data in transit, we cannot 100% guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us via this medium, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your information, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.
If you believe your information has been compromised and would like to lodge a complaint, please contact us via email: email@example.com
Our site contains links to other websites, like reviews or news about The Lines Between. Once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over other websites. We cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any personal information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this policy.