General Data Protection Regulations

If you only browse our website, reading the information available or downloading files, we do not gather any information that will personally identify you and thus your visit does not fall under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We may collect any or all of the following information about the way you have accessed our site automatically:

  • the IP address of the computer you are using
  • the operating system of that computer
  • the browser you are using
  • the date and time of your visit
  • the pages you visited and your route through our website

This information is used to help us understand how, and why, people come to our website so that we can make the site more useful to our visitors.

Personal data

If you contact us through the website, by email, or by telephone, then you will provide us with data that is termed ‘personal data’ under the GDPR. This information may include:

  • Your name
  • Your email address
  • Your telephone numbers (landline and/or mobile)
  • Your business address

If you continue to work with us, we may also hold:

  • details of the business activities of the person whose personal information we are processing
  • financial details – business bank account details if we need to pay you (for example)


Description of processing

3rdi operate on a business to business basis and, accordingly, although we work with people within a company we will not normally hold information about those people in their private capacities. The following sections are a general description of the way 3rdi processes personal information. To understand how your own personal information is processed you may need to refer to any personal communications you have received from us, check our privacy notices or contact us to ask about your personal data.

Reasons/purposes for processing information

We process personal information to enable us to provide consultancy and advisory services, to promote our services, and to maintain our own accounts and records.

Who the information is processed about

We process personal information about our clients, complainants and enquirers, suppliers, advisers and other professional experts.

Who the information may be shared with

We sometimes need to share the personal information we process with others in your organisation, within our tream, and also with other organisations. Where this is necessary we are required to comply with all aspects of GDPR. What follows is a description of the types of organisations we may need to share some of the personal information we process with for one or more reasons.

Where necessary or required we share information with:

  • our business associates and other professional advisers
  • your business colleagues
  • compliance schemes, regulatory agencies and statutory enforcement organisations

Who don’t we share information with

We will never sell your information. We do not pass on your details to any other organisation, unless we are legally required to do so, without your consent. Your information is not stored online.

If you need further information about how your personal information is handled by 3rdi, please call us, use the contact form or email

Thank you.