PO Box 171, Bolton
England BL7 9BF
Tel: 01204 308032




Privacy Policy


This website is provided by Rivington Designs Limited.

Rivington Designs Limited (hereinafter referred to as Rivington Designs) has a committment to protect the privacy of its customers. This privacy policy applies to the website managed by Rivington Designs (including but not limited to rivingtondesigns.com and all subdomains of these) as well as the services and products provided by Rivington Designs.

Use of the Rivington Designs website indicates your consent to the collection and use of information as described below.

'Personal information' means information which identifies you as an individual or is capable of doing so.

Why do we collect personal information?

We collect personal information for the the following reasons:
to correctly fulfil any purchase order you give us or request for information; to comply with civil and criminal law, (English law applies); to prevent and detect misuse, criminal activity or fraudulent use of or damage to our website and network; to let you know about changes to our service or our website; for other administrative purposes and credit checking

How do we collect personal information?

Information about you or the way you use the Website may be collected in the following ways:

When you tell us who you are, perhaps to order from us or ask us for information. When you visit our website, we may analyse site traffic using a cookie. Cookies record your visit to a website. They may allow us to recognise the group of computers used to access the website. If you do not want to receive cookies you can set your browser to reject them or to notify you when a site tries to place a cookie on your computer.

When you use our website we may store your IP address. We may use this information to administer our website and help to diagnose any network or server problems. Information we gather in this way will be used for our internal statistical analysis. We may also gather non-personal information, for example the type of internet browser you use, or if you arrived at our website by clicking a link on another website, the name of that website. You cannot be identified from this information.

If you order a product from us, we will ask for and retain the name of your business, your name (if applicable), the delivery address, invoice address (if different), what it is that you bought, the price of it, and the VAT payable. We are required to retain this information by law.

In addition, to give you the best level of service that we can, we may ask for and retain your telephone number, fax number (if applicable), your email address (if applicable), and how you heard of us. This information will be used in the management of our own database and to enable us to contact you when new versions of the product you bought become available, or if a new Rivington Designs product is launched. If you wish you may opt out from receiving these notifications.

How does Rivington Designs use this information?

We may use this information to:
provide you with the products or services you requested and collect payment; let you know about any changes to our services or our site; manage our network; compile aggregated statistical reports about sales and website usage.

To whom do we disclose the information?

From time to time we will compile aggregate statistics about the Website and we may share them with reputable third parties. These statistics will not contain information that would enable any third party to identify you personally.

We may disclose your personal information to third parties, but only to the extent necessary to provide the products you requested, to comply with English law, or as otherwise provided by this privacy policy.

Unless you tell us explicitly that we can, Rivington Designs will not divulge your personal information to any third party, except if required to do so by law or by any organisation with appropriate authority or to any financial institution with whom we hold an account for the purpose of verifying credit status and / or validating financial transactions.

We may provide aggregate statistics about our sales, customers, traffic patterns and other site information to third parties, but these statistics will not include any information that could personally identify you.

We have to retain the right to disclose the details of your dealings with us as part of a sale or transfer of the shares and/or assets of Rivington Designs Limited.

For how long will we keep data about you?

Rivington Designs will not hold data for longer than is reasonably necessary for the purposes of the proper conduct of its business or as required by law.

Where is the data held?

Information which you submit is stored on a computer and sometimes on paper at our offices located in the European Economic Area. This is necessary in order to process the information and to send you any information or products you have requested. We do transfer data outside Europe but in accordance with the Data Protection Act.

If you want to know what personal information we hold about you, please write to our Customer Services department and enclose a cheque for the administration fee of 10 made payable to us. Please give us any relevant details to help us find the information you require. When you have recieved our reply, you can ask us to change your personal information if it is incorrect and it is not unlawful to do so.

Links to Other Sites

The Rivington Designs website may contain advertising and links to other websites operated by other orgaisations. If you follow one of these links, the target site may know that you reached their site via a link on the Rivington Designs website. No personal information is transferred. Rivington Designs can not be and is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of websites reached in this way.

Rivington Designs Limited is registered in England and this privacy policy is intended to be interpreted under English law.

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Rivington Designs Limited is registered in England, Number 2957228.
Registered office 10 Bolton St, Ramsbottom, Lancs. BL0 9HX.
All mail must be sent to PO Box 171, Bolton BL7 9BF.