Privacy Policy

Where reference is made in this policy to the “this website”, it is referring to, unless otherwise stated.

Your business information on Local Party Wall Surveyors

Removal of information

For the benefit of our visitors, we will sometimes display publicly available information about businesses on our directory without the prior consent of those businesses. In these circumstances the businesses will be notified of the use of their publicly available information by email.

If information relating to your business is displayed on this website and you do not wish it to be, simply visit our contact page, or email [email protected], and request its removal. We will then immediately remove this information.

Public visibility

When you add a listing to this website you acknowledge that the information you provide will be displayed publicly on it. Any information that you do not want displayed on the website should not be included in your listing  information.

You can edit the information displayed on your listing by visiting your account page.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments & Reviews

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

If you use a contact form on our website your information will be used solely for the purposed of communication between us and yourself. We will never share your information with a third party with your written permission.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with any third parties without your prior consent.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment or review, the content and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments or a review, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

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