Privacy Policy

Data Protection Declaration for Shimadzu UK Limited

The protection of your personal information is very important for us. Please find below detailed information about how we handle your data.


Collection, Processing and Use of your Personal Data

You may visit our website without entering any personal information. In such circumstances we only utilise access data without any reference to your identity, such as, for example, the name of your Internet Service Provider, IP address, the website from which you visit us or the name of the file requested. This data shall only be evaluated by us and on our behalf by Piwik software for statistical analysis, to analyse website use and to improve our offer.  The data processed for these purposes is anonymised, and the data is not passed to third parties. 

Personal data you input will be collected where you provide data when registering for our newsletter, in the course of creating a user account for the application data base, through our contact form or when registering for events or lotteries. We only use the data you have provided for the purpose or purposes for which it is provided by you and for technical administration. When using your user account, the entry of your access data will be recorded to prevent misuse.


Passing on Personal Data

The personal data you have provided us with will not be forwarded to third parties without your prior consent. You have the option of revoking your consent to your data being used at any time without having to state your reasons to us. You may use the contact form to do this. You may unsubscribe from our Newsletter by clicking on the unsubscribe button in every Newsletter. You may delete your user account at any time by e-mail.


Use of Cookies

We use cookies, to make our website more attractive and to make it possible to use specific functions. Piwik software also use cookies in their analysis of your website use. Cookies are small text files which are stored in your computer. The cookies (so-called session cookies) used by us are deleted from your hard disc at the end of the browser session. You can deactivate the use of cookies in your browser settings. This can however result in your use of the website being restricted.


Third Party Sites

The website includes links to third party applications/websites. These are governed by their own terms and conditions and privacy policies.  We are not responsible for, and have no control over, such sites and you will need to make yourself aware of the terms and privacy policy's applicable to such applications/sites.  


Transfer of Data outside EEA

We may transfer personal data to companies outside the European Economic Area. If we do we will take reasonable steps to ensure that such data will be afforded a reasonable level of protection.  However, you should be aware that countries outside the European Economic Area may not offer the same level of protection of your data.


Right of information

You have the right to see the personal data which we store about you.  Any such request should be made to the Data Protection Officer whose contact details are given below and should be accompanied by a fee of £10.  


Who we are and Data Protection contact details

If you have any questions about how your data is collected, processed or used, or information about, correction, blocking or deletion as well as revocation of data, please contact:


Shimadzu UK Limted (Company No 5342169)

Mill Court                

Featherstone Road

Wolverton Mill South

Milton Keynes


MK12 5RD



Tel.: +44 (0)1908 552209

Fax: +44(0)1908 552211