Privacy & Cookies

Produced in Kent, the organisers of the Taste of Kent Awards, respects the privacy of your personal data. By personal data we mean any information we collect about you which might allow you to identified, such as your name and address. Personal data is defined in the Data Protection Act 2018.

We collect visitor information from time to time in the following sections  –  Taste of Kent Awards voting and Mailing List.

Produced in Kent respect your privacy. All information collected via our network will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed to any third parties.

We make a commitment to protect your privacy and only use information collected about you in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018. The General Data Protection Regultions 2018. The Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002 (“E-Commerce Directive”) and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 (“E-Communications Regulations”)

Any information that you disclose to us will be used to provide you with an up to date, efficient, and reliable service.  We take privacy seriously and will only use your personal information to verify your voting. We will only contact you about products and services we feel may interest you, if you have expressly agreed to this.

Produced in Kent will store all data from voting forms submitted to this site until voting has been verified and for a maximum of 12 months from the end of voting. If at any stage you would like to remove, check or amend the information held by us about you please send an email to info@producedinkent.co.uk  or write to us at Produced in Kent Ltd, The Rural Regeneration Centre, Blackman’s Farm, Blackman’s Lane, Hadlow, Kent, TN11 0AX.

If you unsubscribe from a mailing list we will delete your information from our records.

Security
We use a number if technologies and operational procedures to protect data submitted to us. Security of data on our equipment is provided by a combination of firewalls, website authentication services and data encryption.

How We Use IP Addresses
We may use your IP address to help diagnose any problems with our server or to administer our websites. Your IP address may be used to help identify user behaviour on a broad demographic and analytical basis, information that helps us understand our users requirements. This specific information will only be used within our organisation and is not used to identify any visitors on an individual’s basis.

Links to Other Sites
Our network of sites contains links to other website sites outside of our network. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices or the content of these websites.

Cookies
Produced in Kent and Taste of Kent Awards web sites use cookies to collect information about how the site is used by its visitors. Cookies provide non-personal statistical information about visits to pages on the site, which may include the duration of individual page views, paths taken by visitors through the site, and other general information. None of this information is associated with you as an individual.

However, should you wish to delete or disable the cookies, you can do so by referring to the ‘Help’ option on the menu bar of your browser. This will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies; notify you when you receive new cookies; and disable cookies altogether.

Browser information collected on the Website
Produced in Kent and analyses the Website logs to improve the value of the materials available on our site. Our Website logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to associate them with the individuals that actually browse the site.