“Porge Research” is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
“Porge Research” may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1 March 2010.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- Contact information including email address
- Demographic information such as post code, preferences and interests
- Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.
- We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at email@example.com.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
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 email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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- Aberdeen City Council
Five-year fleet replacement plans valued at a total of £15M
- East London NHS Foundation Trust
Trust looking to procure single Clinical IT system for 2015 at estimated total cost of £5.8M
- East Lothian Council
Procurement of new Housing Asset Management system
- Hammersmith and Fulham London Borough Council
Procurement proposals to secure new single contract for Tri-Borough School Meals service
- Kingston upon Hull City Council (Hull City Council)
Council to launch tender process to identify City-wide housing development partner
- Lancashire County Council
Proposed framework agreement for Domiciliary Care services currently worth £60M per annum
- Leeds City Council
Council supports creation of £1BN "West Yorkshire Plus" Transport Fund, priority schemes identified
- Westminster City Council
Procurement to replace Customer Service arrangements currently provided under Serco contract
- Oxfordshire County Council
Officers seeking approval for full procurement of Adult Social Care management system
- Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Trust to engage strategic partner for estates renewal as part of Transformation Programme
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