This Privacy Policy regulates the use by Severfield plc of the personal information you provide when using this website via the Contact Us form or the CV upload form. It is to be read in conjunction with the website terms of use.

Severfield plc is registered under the Data Protection Act 1998 and has given all appropriate notifications to the Information Commissioner.

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We are committed to the online privacy of all its users. This policy statement is designed to give a clear explanation of Severfield’s data processing practices.

We will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are:

  • Your name
  • Your email address
  • Your telephone number
  • The content of your CV
  • Any other information you provide on the Contact Us page

In some cases, we may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type and we may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group data) about our website visitors’ traffic patterns with partners or other parties. However, we do not collect, sell or share any information about individual users.

Where we store your personal data

All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.

Uses made of the Information

We use information held about you in the following ways: to ensure that content from our website is presented in the most effective manner for users, to allow you to participate in interactive features of our website and to contact you in order to send you information you have asked us to provide.  We will also store any CV you upload for 12 months unless you become an employee in which case it will be kept as part of your employee records in accordance with our employee data retention policy. Details of our policy will be provided to you if you become an employee.

Disclosure of your Information 

We will never disclose your information to anyone outside of the Severfield group of companies except where we have your consent; where we are required or permitted to do so by law; to other companies who provide a service to us; or to any successors in title to our business.

Information may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). Whenever we transfer information to countries outside of the EEA we will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk.

Other websites

The website may contain links to other sites which are outside our control and not covered by this policy. The operators of these sites may collect information from you that will be used by them in accordance with their policy, which may differ from ours.

Changes to this Policy

This policy replaces all previous versions and is correct as at January 2018. We reserve the right to change the policy at any time. Any changes to this policy will be posted here.

If you have any queries in connection with this policy please contact our Data Protection Officer, Mark Sanderson at