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Privacy Statement


This website is run by The Crown Estate, the data controller, who is committed to the protection of your privacy.

All personal information given to us through this website will only be held and used in accordance with this policy, the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003, the UK General Data Protection Regulation 2018 and the Data Protection Act 2018.

Information automatically collected and stored


We will not collect any personal information about you except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by you, for instance if you request information from us, fill in an online form or provide feedback on the website.

When personal information is collected, it may be used by us to process and fulfil requests for information. If you complete a form on this website, you will be told why and how we will process the personal information you submit before you submit it.

Cookies are small text files sent to your computer and stored by your browser. They are used to remember browsing information. Because of cookies, your web browser can remember you are logged in, whether you've visited our site before and what your preferences are.

Although cookies contain identifying information, the cookies we use do not contain any information that identifies you personally, and they allow us to recognise your computer or mobile device when you return to our website.

It is possible to block cookies by changing the settings on your browser, but be aware that some functionality of this site may not be as rich if you do.

For The Crown Estate's full fair processing notice, including more details about your rights and how to contact the Data Protection Office, please visit https://www.thecrownestate.co.uk/en-gb/fair-processing-notice/