What you should know about the information on this site

This website is operated by Sector Associates Ltd, GF1 Teleware House, Thirsk Industrial Estate, Thirsk. YO7 3BX. Company Reg. No. 10618318. Despite our best efforts it is possible that some information on this website may be out of date.

This policy describes how we collect, use and look after the information you provide us.

This Privacy Policy only relates to personal data collected by Sector Associates via this website, membership forms, survey responses, emails and phone calls.

The Data Protection Act 1998
Sector Associates adhere to the requirements of the UK Data Protection Act 1998.

Use of Personal Information
Personal information provided to Sector Associates via the Sector Associates website, emails and phone calls will be used for the purposes outline below.

In-house research and statistical analysis
Communication about services Sector Associates offer
Processing personal data for the above purposes may entail sharing your information with employees and contractors. Agreements exist between Sector Associates and such parties that there must be no further disclosure of such personal data.
Your consent
By providing your personal data to Sector Associates you consent to the processing of such data by Sector Associates as described in this Privacy Policy. You can alter your preferences as described below.

Use of Data and opting-out
We do not pass your details to third parties and we will only send you information about the services Sector Associates we provide.

By providing your contact details you are agreeing to be contacted by Sector Associates for the reasons detailed above. If at any time you want to alter your preferences or request that Sector Associates stop communication with you then you should contact us as described in the section titled Verifying, updating and amending your personal information.

You have the right to ask Sector Associates, in writing, for a copy of all the personal data held about you. This is known as a ‘data subject access request’. Upon payment of a fee of £10 we will collate the data requested and send it to you within the maximum period as stipulated by the Data Protection Act 1998.

Please apply in writing to:

The Data Controller
Sector Associates
GF1 Teleware House
Thirsk Industrial Estate

Verifying, updating and amending your personal information

We aim to keep your records as up-to-date as possible. If, at any time, you want to verify, update or amend your personal data or preferences please contact us.

This also relates to opting-out of future communication such as e-mail post etc for items other than those related strictly to your membership ‘contract’.

Please provide your membership number, surname and postcode to help us track your membership record. You can contact us as follows:

By post

Sector Associates
GF1 Teleware House
Thirsk Industrial Estate


By email:

If you wish to opt out from receiving future emails from Sector Associates then email info@

Notification of Changes
If Sector Associates decides to change its privacy policy, it will post such changes on its website under the section entitled ‘Privacy Policy’.