LMA Recycling Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how London Mining Associates (known as LMA Recycling) uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.
LMA 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.

LMA 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 1st August 2019.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information by telling us not to use your information for direct marketing purposes by contacting us in the following ways, in writing to London Mining Associates Ltd (LMA Recycling), Unit 4, Invicta Park, New Hythe Lane, Larkfield, Aylesford ME20 7FG or via email at info@londonmining.uk.com

We will never sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about our products and services unless you inform us that you do not want to be contacted in this way.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the General Data Protection Regulation. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to London Mining Associates Ltd (LMA Recycling), Unit 4, Invicta Park, New Hythe Lane, Larkfield, Aylesford ME20 7FG or email info@londonmining.uk.com

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Security

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.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added, and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. 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.

Scrap Metal Sales

The Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 Requires us by Law to record and keep the following information when we receive scrap metal from an individual:

  • If the metal is delivered in or on a vehicle, the registration mark (within the meaning of section 23 of the Vehicle Excise and Registration Act 1994) of the vehicle;
  • If the metal is received from a person, the full name and address of that person;
  • If the dealer pays for the metal, the full name of the person who makes the payment acting for the dealer.
  • If the dealer receives the metal from a person, the dealer must keep a copy of any document which the dealer uses to verify the name or address of that person.
  • If the dealer pays for the metal by cheque, the dealer must keep a copy of the cheque.
  • If the dealer pays for the metal by electronic transfer—

(a)the dealer must keep the receipt identifying the transfer, or

(b)if no receipt identifying the transfer was obtained, the dealer must record particulars identifying the transfer.

By delivering scrap metal to LMA or requesting a collection you consent to us in collecting, recording and storing this information, and supplying it to the relevant government bodies upon their request.