Privacy & Data Protection

ABFAD Limited Privacy Policy

By using the services of ABFAD ltd you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy. We may change or add to this policy and so we encourage you to view it periodically.

  • Controllers of personal information and security
  • What personal information about customers does ABFAD Ltd gather?
  • What about cookies?
  • Does ABFAD Ltd share the information it receives?
  • What about third party service providers?
  • What about links to other web sites?
  • Transaction Security
  • What information can I access?
  • Conditions of use, notices and revisions

Controllers of Personal Information and Security

Any personal information provided to or to be gathered by ABFAD Ltd is controlled by our personnel based at Registered Office: Unit 8, Teal Farm Way, Teal Farm Park, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE38 8BG, UK (registered company number 3165833).

ABFAD Ltd has implemented measures to guard against unauthorised or unlawful processing of personal data and against accidental loss and/or damage of this data. These measures include, but are not limited to:

  • Adoption of an information security policy
  • Steps to control physical security
  • Control on access to information
  • A business continuity plan
  • Staff training on security systems and procedures
  • Detection and investigation of security breaches, should they occur

If you would like to contact ABFAD Ltd directly about the storage or use of your data, please send an e-mail to

What Personal Information About Customers Does ABFAD Ltd Gather?

The information we learn from customers helps us personalise and continually improve your services provided by ABFAD Ltd. We use the information to handle orders, deliver products and services, process payments, communicate with you about orders, products, services and promotional offers, update our records and generally maintain your accounts with us, display content such as articles in the Members Area (with your permission) and recommend merchandise and services that might be of interest to you. We also use this information to improve our standards of service, prevent or detect fraud or abuses and enable third parties to carry out technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf. Here are the types of information we gather:

Information You Give Us:
we receive and store any information you enter on our website or give us in any other way. An example of this is the details you provide your details on our web site, or the details of what you provide to us so that we can find out what you require and provide the service tailored for you. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, customising and improving services for you, and communicating with you.

Automatic Information:
we receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many websites use “cookies” and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser . A number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit websites anonymously. Although we will not be able to provide you with a personalised experience at if we cannot recognise you, we want you to be aware that these tools exist.

E-mail Communications:
If you provide your contact details on our web site we will be able to send you new designed products and services we can deliver. We will keep in contact with you on a regular basis

Information from Other Sources:
We might receive information about you from other sources and add it to our account information.

What About Cookies?

Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser to enable systems to recognise browsers and to provide other features such as streamlined purchasing, personalised greetings and storage of items.

The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of useful features at and we recommend that you leave them turned on. If you do leave cookies turned on, be sure to sign off by closing your browser window before you leave the computer.

Does ABFAD Ltd Share the Information It Receives?

We do not sell, rent or lend any personal information about our customers to any third party. All information provided to us in kept in strict confidence.

Third Party Service Providers

We contract other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include accounting services for our business, analysing data, providing marketing assistance, etc. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes. Further, they must process the personal information in accordance with this Privacy Notice and as permitted by the UK’s Data Protection Act.

Links to Other Web Sites

Our web site may offer links to other sites. Other sites have their own policies regarding privacy. If you visit one of these sites, you may want to review the privacy policy on that site. In addition, you may have linked to our web site through another site. In such cases the site you linked from may collect information from people who click on the banner or link. You may want to refer to the privacy policies on those sites to see how they collect and use this information.

Transaction Security

Not applicable on our web site due to the services we provide at this time.

What Information Can I Access?

ABFAD Ltd gives you access to a range of information on our web site. If you choose to visit your visit is subject to our Disclaimer and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions, including limitations on damages and application of the laws of England. If you have any concern about privacy at our site, please contact us at with a thorough description and we will try to resolve the issue for you.

Our business changes constantly and our Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions will change also. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our website frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make, however, and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected customers