Privacy Policy

AM Skip & Plant Hire Ltd is committed to protecting your privacy and to this end we comply with the General Data Protection Regulations applicable to the United Kingdom. Our Privacy Policy explains how we use any information we collect about you and forms part of our Conditions of Hire.

We will collect information about you when you open an account, register with this website, place an order for our products or services, and request further information from us. The information we collect includes your name, postal address, billing address, e-mail address and telephone number so that we can contact you accordingly. We may also obtain information about your usage of this website using cookies.

We may use the information provided by you to:
1) process your order or manage your account, from ordering, processing, delivery and payment (if applicable)
2) notify you about important changes or developments to our site or services to maintain
up-to-date records
3) to keep you informed about our products and services that we offer

We will only retain your information for the legal limited obligation period in order to respond to inquiries, provide the information you have requested, or to send you updates on our services for as long as you indicate that you are happy for us to do so.

If you have hired from us, or enquired about our products or services previously, we may also use the information we collect to let you know about our other products and services which may be of interest to you. We do keep this to a minimum and will only inform you about our products or services.

You will at any time be able to let us know if you no longer want to receive material from us at any - just contact us direct on or call 01825 712794.

We never make your personal details available to companies or institutions outside AM Skip & Plant Hire Ltd for marketing or any other purposes.

However, we may use other companies to provide services to you on our behalf, for example out-of-area skips. We will only provide those companies with the information they need to deliver the service we have engaged them for and they are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose. We may have to disclose your information by law or because a court or the police or other law enforcement agency has asked us for it.

We take protection of your information seriously and have in place security measures, both physical and technology-based, to keep any such information safe. Internally, we restrict access to personal information. Only employees who need the information in order to do their jobs have access to it. We will never transfer your data to any company or institution outside the UK.

If you choose to pay us by credit or debit card, i.e. through a 'direct payment gateway' we will store your card data This data in encrypted by means of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete your purchase transaction information is deleted.

All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, a joint effort of card suppliers such as Visa, Mastercard and American Express. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by us and our service providers.

AM Skip & Plant Hire Ltd supports the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation, and is committed to the protection of personal data belonging to our customers, suppliers, colleagues. We have an internal data protection policy and external privacy policy on our website to reflect the requirements of the GDPR. In addition we conduct regular audits to maintain compliance with our policies.

We have reviewed and where appropriate developed new systems and policies to ensure personal data is collected, stored and disposed of in a manner compliant with the requirements of the GDPR.

Cookies are small files that many websites place on your hard disk to enable additional features of the website to work. Use of cookies is an industry standard and many websites use them and most internet browsers automatically accept cookies.

The AM Skip & Plant Hire website does not use cookies at all, so no information is gathered by this method.

AM Skip & Plant Hire Ltd May 2018