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Terms & Conditions
Please read this carefully. By accessing The Security Industry Authority’s web site at www.the-sia.org.uk (the “Web Site”) you are agreeing to the terms that appear below. If you have any questions, please contact us by clicking here
www.the-sia.org.uk is owned by The Security Industry Authority (SIA). As a user, you will be able to access material on all public areas of the Site. The SIA does not make any charge for you to access the Site. However, you should be aware that your Internet Service Provider and/or telephone operator may charge you for time spent accessing the Site in the same way that you are charged for making telephone calls. You should contact your operator if you require details of these charges.
There is no specific time limit applying to your access and use of the Site on these Terms. However, the SIA reserves the right to suspend or terminate access and use of the Site at any time. It may exercise this right with or without notice.
Changes to these Terms
The SIA reserves the right, at its discretion, to make changes to any part of the Site and its related services. Due to its policy of updating and improving the Site, the SIA may wish to change these Terms, and will do so without notice.
Information contained on the SIA site.
Information displayed on the site may change without prior notice. The SIA can not be held responsible if you act upon information which has changed since viewed and since proved to be inaccurate. The SIA would suggest you confirm details of any information before acting upon them.
The Security Industry Authority reserves the right to gather information relating to site usage. Any information gathered is primarily for internal use to allow us to refine and improve our customer service.
Where disclosure of information to a third party is likely we will, where possible, endeavour to ensure that this is clearly indicated.
This does not affect your statutory rights.
The Security Industry Authority is a data controller under the Data Protection Act. We will process personal information you have supplied to us in accordance with that Act and only for the purpose for which it is collected. We process information for the purposes of:
- licensing the private security industry
- to maintain a public register of licence holders
- to inform you about the SIA and its activities
- to answer public enquiries, and
- to undertake other statutory functions as assigned by Parliament
We may get information about you from others or we may give information to them. If we do, it will only be as the law permits:
- to prevent or detect crime
- to protect public funds
- to check the accuracy of information you supply, or
- where we are required to by court order or legislation.
As a data subject, you have the right to ask for a copy of information we hold about you and to ask for any inaccuracies to be corrected.
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