Data Privacy Notice

Meerkat Telemarketing

1. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The General Data Protection Regulation is new law in May 2018 that strengthens the previous Data Protection Register and places the onus on data processors to have formal procedures for the use of personal data – that is data that relates to an individual who can be identified from that data.

2. Meerkat Telemarketing

Meerkat Telemarketing is a data controller that will use some personal data in the course of its business.

3. How do we use personal data?

Meerkat Telemarketing holds data about individuals within a business context. We only collect basic personal data needed to deliver our services. This can however include name, address, email, phone number etc.

Meerkat Telemarketing complies with its obligations under the GDPR by keeping personal data up to date; by storing and destroying it securely; by not collecting or retaining excessive amounts of data; by protecting personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorised access and disclosure and by ensuring that appropriate technical measures are in place to protect personal data.

We use your personal data for the following purposes:

To enable us to provide a service in support of our products within our client base;

To maintain our own accounts and support records;
To inform you of news, and product information from Meerkat Telemarketing;

To maintain a list of contacts in the supply chain relevant to Meerkat Telemarketing operations.

4. Sharing your personal data

Your personal data will be treated as strictly confidential and will only be shared with other organisations where there is a supply of service associated with Meerkat Telemarketing.

Otherwise, we will only share your data with other third parties with your consent.

5. How long do we keep your personal data?

We keep personal data for as long as you are a customer or supplier and for 7 years after the relationship ceases in accordance with the need to satisfy HMRC audit.

6. Your rights concerning your personal data

You have the following rights with respect to your personal data held by Meerkat Telemarketing:

To request a copy of your personal data that Meerkat Telemarketing holds about you;

To request that Meerkat Telemarketing corrects any personal data if it is found to be inaccurate or out of date;

To request your personal data is erased where it is no longer necessary for Meerkat Telemarketing to retain such data;

To withdraw your consent to the use of your personal data.
In the first instance contact our GDPR officer below.

7. Opting Out

If consent has been given, Meerkat Telemarketing may contact you in connection with our products and other services. You may opt out at any time. If you no longer wish to be contacted by Meerkat Telemarketing please opt out by sending your opt out request to our GDPR officer – details below.

8. Contact Details

To exercise all relevant rights, queries or complaints please in the first instance contact Meerkat Telemarketing, Portia Green, info@meerkat-telemarketing.co.uk or by post at Meerkat Telemarketing, Lime Grove, Newark, Notts, NG24 4AH