Privacy policy

This privacy policy is intended to inform you how we gather, define, and use personal information collected via the website. All your personal Information will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Information collection

We may collect information about you when you request any information about us or our services, submit your personal details and/or complete any forms on the website.

We may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our website
  • Information about your computer including, where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type
  • Details of your visits to our website and the pages and resources that you access

While we may not be able to guarantee that he transmission of your information via the Internet is completely secure, where we ask you for personal details other than your name and basic contact details, we will employ standard security measures (including SSL encryption) to ensure as far as possible the security of data in transit. If this is not possible we will always try to inform you so you can make a decision on whether to submit your data.

The information we collect about you may be used to:

  • send you further details of our services
  • contact you in response to any general or specific enquiries made by you
  • send you information about recent developments in areas in which you have expressed an interest
  • automate certain functions on our website
  • ensure content from our website is presented in the most effective manner for you and your computer

Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from third party websites. If you follow a link to these websites, please note that they have their own privacy policies and will be subject to separate terms and conditions. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these sites or their content.

To comply with EU legislation we are required to tell you about the cookies used on this website.

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We use cookies to help identify your computer so we can tailor your user experience, and display the correct information for you.

You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop our website from functioning properly.

This website uses the following cookies.

Cookie Expiration time Description
_ga Two years Google Analytics cookies used to track user activity (anonymously)
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ASP.NET_SessionId Expires after each session Used to record responses given during STI self-sampling kit request process

This website will not share any personal information with third parties.

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