Privacy Policy

APS is committed to protecting your privacy. Simply visiting the APS websites does not require you to reveal personal information. But if you ask us for information, order goods or services, register with us, use our services or report a problem, we collect personal information (your name, organisation and contact details) you submit to us and details of the service transactions between you and us. In addition, we store information you may give us about your interests, or we may learn about these from your use of our goods and services. This statement explains how we use the information that you give us.

Whenever you give us personal data via our website, you are consenting to its collection and use in accordance with our privacy policy. Please do not send us any information about anyone else without their permission.

Uses made of information collected:

  • to provide you with goods and services;
  • for customer administration;
  • for mailing information to you about our other goods and services in which you may be interested, including our brochures, sample reports and our newsletter;
  • to provide, on request, personalised computer-generated reports through on-line assessment services;
  • to personalise our service to you;
  • to seek your views on products and services.

We also:

  • use data collected through on-line assessment services to produce statistics
  • automatically collect data about visitors to our website (for example on browsing patterns) by using cookies*.
  • (In both these cases, the data is used only in an anonymous form; no individual is identified.)


  • Store credit or debit card financial details on our servers or systems in any form - your transactions are processed over a secure server by Click here to read their privacy policy.

Right to opt out of direct communications

If you do not wish APS to use your personal information for direct marketing of our goods and services, please notify us at Please note, however, that occasionally we may need to communicate with you for administrative or operational reasons.


The APS website uses only 'session' cookies to either persist login status or add items to a basket/checkout etc. No persistent information, other than traffic logs, is kept by APS or stored on a user's computer.

Security and disclosure

We are committed to ensuring the security and integrity of personal information that we hold and have put in place appropriate technical and organisational safeguards to ensure this. We welcome updates at any time from our clients and enquirers relating to information that we hold about them.

We will not disclose your personal information to third parties except:

  • as necessary to fulfil your order(s) for our goods and services
  • to suppliers that process data on our behalf;
  • in response to an expressed client need or request;
  • where we believe, in good faith, that it is necessary to comply with the law or to protect the safety of APS, our customers or their clients, or the public.
  • (Some of these third parties may be located outside the European Economic Area.)

We may also provide your personal data to anyone to whom our business or business assets are transferred.

We may use and disclose aggregated and anonymised information for marketing, product development, strategic or research purposes. In such data, no individual customer will be identifiable.

As with all electronic communication, when you give us personal data by that means, the data may be sent electronically to servers anywhere in the world and may be used, stored and processed anywhere in the world, including countries outside the European Economic Area (many of whom do not have stringent data protection laws).

Whenever and wherever we collect, process or use personal data, we take steps to ensure that it is treated securely and in accordance with our privacy policy.

Links to other sites

This policy applies only to information collected by APS. Links within our sites to those of other organisations are not covered by this policy.

Contacting us

This is the website of Advanced People Strategies Limited. If you have any questions about the APS privacy policy, or wish to opt out of direct marketing or email updates or you wish to request any information about your personal data, please e-mail:

Changes to this policy

This privacy policy was produced in December 2008 and APS reserves the right to modify or update the policy from time to time. Last updated April 2016.

Advanced People Strategies Ltd.,

Mulberry House,

Lamport Drive,



NN11 8YH


Company Number 5186498N