Your privacy matters

Privacy policy

Our approach
Portakabin takes the privacy of its users seriously. Below we set out our privacy policy, which governs the way in which we process any personal information that you provide to us. If we decide to change our privacy policy for the Website, we will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone.

You can access our home page and browse our site without disclosing your personal data, apart from the information collected by cookies that we use (please see below). Any such information will be treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

This is the Portakabin website ("Website"), which is owned and operated by Portakabin Limited ("Portakabin" or "we" or "us" or "our"). Portakabin is a limited company, registered in England under number 685303 at Huntington House, Jockey Lane Huntington, York, North Yorkshire, YO32 9XW. Please address all correspondence regarding this Privacy Statement to

Who may process data?
Portakabin does not collect any personal data about you on this website, apart from information which you volunteer (for example by e-mailing us or by using our online contact form). Any information which you provide in this way is used only in line with the purpose for which you provided it.

Your personal information (which includes your name, address and any other details you provide to us which identify you as an individual) may be processed both by us and by other companies within our group.

Purpose of processing Personal Information
We will use your personal information for the purpose of administering our relationship with you, such as; fulfilling orders placed by you; processing any other transactions authorised by you; informing you of special offers undertaking product or customer research/development and providing other marketing information to you which we think you may find of interest. If you do not wish to receive any marketing information you may request that your details are excluded from any promotional activity by sending an e-mail to

Non-Personal Information
Technical details in connection with visits to this website are logged by our internet service provider for our statistical purposes. Unless provided to us, no information is collected that could be used by us to identify website visitors. The technical information will be used only for statistical and other administrative purposes. You should note that technical details, which we cannot associate with any identifiable individual, do not constitute "personal data" for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Unless we are obliged by law to disclose your personal or other information, it will not be used for any other purposes and shall not be disclosed to any other organisations, other than those within the Portakabin Group.

We may send a small file to your computer when you visit our Website. This will enable us to identify your computer, track your behaviour on our Website and to identify your particular areas of interest so as to enhance your future visits to this Website. We may use cookies to collect and store personal data and we link information stored by cookies with personal data you supply to us. Save for the use of cookies, we do not automatically log data or collect data apart from for information you specifically provide to us. You can set your computer browser to reject cookies but this may preclude your use of certain parts of this Website.

Security measures
We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to try to protect the personal data that we have under our control from unauthorised access, improper use and disclosure, unauthorised destruction or accidental loss. However, we cannot guarantee the protection of your personal data as due to the nature of the internet, the Website is theoretically accessible by any user of the world wide web. You should be aware that when you disclose personal information on the Website it may be collected by another user and may result in unsolicited messages from other internet users.

Access to your Personal Information
You have a right to request a copy of the personal information Portakabin holds about you (in return for a small fee) and to have any inaccuracies corrected. Please address requests to

We do not intentionally collect personal information from children without prior permission from parents or guardians. We urge children under 18 years of age to check with their parents or guardians before using the internet, as usage will often result in personal information being collected. Children are not eligible to use the Website unsupervised and should not submit any personal information to us. If you are under 18 years of age, you can use this website only with the permission and guidance of your parents or guardian.

If you have any enquiries or concerns about our privacy policy please contact If at any time you wish us to cease processing the information we have about you as a result of your use of this Website please send a message to and insert unsubscribe as the subject heading.

Requests for information about us
Any requests for information by you are subject to the terms contained in this privacy policy