Privacy and cookie policy



As a modern legal practice it is inevitable that we collect personal data on a daily basis. At Barrett Nelligan we aim for the highest standards to protect your personal data and privacy. Through this privacy notice we aim to demonstrate how we keep your personal data secure and ensure you are informed about your rights to privacy and how the law protects you.

Our privacy policy applies to everyone whose data we collect, whether they are a potential or existing client, a business contact or just a visitor to our website.



What data do we collect about you?


The date we collect includes any data or personal information from which you can be identified as an individual, this will not include any anonymous data (data where the identity has been removed).

• Personal Information such as your name, gender, date of birth.

• Contact information including address, telephone number, e-mail address.

• Demographic information such as postcode.

• Other information relevant to enquiries made through our website.



Why do we collect this information



This information helps us to understand your needs, and provide you with a better service. In particular for our internal record keeping and helping to improve our services.




How long do we keep your data and is it safe?



We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure and we will not hold your personal data for longer than is reasonable. We take steps to protect your information against unauthorised access and against unlawful processing. We will never sell your personal details. We will never pass them to any third party without your permission.



Use of Cookies


Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer’s hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. All visitors to this site are asked if they consent to the use of cookies upon their first visit.

This website uses cookies to better understand the users’ experience while visiting the website. If you want to stop cookies being used on your computer this can be done by adjusting the security settings within your web browser.



How to access, correct, and withdraw your information



You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Simon Barrett, 50 Adelaide Street, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 7BW.

If your personal details change, please help us to keep your details up to date by notifying us. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to us at the above address, or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

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).