Business Boost Competition and its management team are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. The following statement explains our policy regarding the information we collect about you.

Information Collected

We only collect e-mail addresses and other non personal information volunteered by the visitors who communicate with us via e-mail. The information we collect is used to improve the content of our website, to notify visitors about updates to our website and inform visitors about new services and events. This information is not shared with other organisations. Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers online will only receive telephone contact from us with information regarding queries they have transmitted electronically.


We will not sell, distribute or lease your information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties, which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

Your Rights

You may request details of personal information, which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. An administration fee of £10 will be charged. If you would like a copy of the information held on you, please write to: Trudi Barnard, Business Boost Competition, C/O Newcastle Borough Council, Civic Offices, Merrial Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 2AG.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please let us know as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to us at the above address.


When you visit Business Boost Awards website, your computer will automatically be issued with a cookie. A cookie is a small file that helps to analyse web traffic. We may use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you.

Third Party Links

The Business Boost Competition website contains hyperlinks to client and other external websites. Business Boost Awards and its management team have no control over the information contained, displayed or collected on external websites and cannot be held responsible for their content. Visitors to external websites should consult the relevant Privacy Policies and Terms of Use found on these websites.

This statement discloses the practices for the entire website. Any changes to this privacy policy will be posted on this page.