Privacy Policy

Hillbury Collection Services Ltd. (“Hillbury”) operates the website hillbury.je. It is Hillbury’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

We promise to meet internationally recognised standards for protecting privacy by fully complying with the requirements of Jersey’s Data Protection Laws

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Hillbury collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Hillbury’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Hillbury’s visitors use its website.

Hillbury also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for users completing forms on our website. Hillbury only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Hillbury’s website choose to interact with Hillbury in ways that require Hillbury to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Hillbury gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we provide a number of contact forms for visitors which request an email address. In each case, Hillbury collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Hillbury. Hillbury does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Hillbury may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, Hillbury may monitor the most popular pages on the site. Hillbury does not display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Hillbury does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Hillbury discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Hillbury’s behalf or to provide services available at Hillbury’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Hillbury’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Hillbury will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Hillbury discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Hillbury believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Hillbury, third parties or the public at large. Hillbury takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Hillbury uses cookies to help Hillbury identify and track visitors, their usage of Hillbury website, and their website access preferences. Hillbury visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Hillbury’s website, with the drawback that certain features of Hillbury’s website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Hillbury, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Hillbury goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquiror of Hillbury may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Hillbury may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Hillbury’s sole discretion. Hillbury encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Change log:

11/05/2011 – Initial Policy Creation