Privacy Policy

This is the privacy policy for SCE Marketplace. It describes how we collect and use the personal data of our users, and business advertisers, and who has access to this information.

What Personal Data We Collect

When you register on SCE Marketplace, we collect personal information about you. Whether you sign up to SCE Marketplace as a customer or a professional(provider) we collect the following…

  • Your name
  • Your email address
  • Your postcode
  • Your contact number
  • A password of your choosing.

If you sign-up as a professional (provider) on SCE Marketplace, we also collect the following…

  • Your business’s address and contact details
  • Your business’s status (e.g. Ltd, Sole Trader etc.)
  • As you create your business profile on SCE Marketplace for the purpose of advertising your business, you may also provide other information including a description of your business, opening hours, details of your products and services etc…

The lawful basis for processing this information is to fulfil our contract to you to advertise your business, to allow you to get quotes from customers or to write reviews on SCE Marketplace.


SCE Marketplace may set and access basic cookies on your computer as a site user. These cookies are used purely to enhance your user experience and are kept to a minimum. Most cookies are session cookies that expire and are removed when you end your session.

You are free to turn cookies off using your browser settings but certain sections of the site will no longer work without cookies enabled.

We use Google Adsense to provide relevant adverts to our users. Google may set cookies on your computer as part of this provision.

Who Has access to your Personal Data

SCE Marketplace does not rent or sell any of your data to 3rd parties.

We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal information about you. Any data we collect is securely stored on our UK and EU based database server.

In the case where you write a review of a business on SCE Marketplace, your name and Locality will be published alongside your review.

In the case where you use our Multiquote service, your name and contact details may be passed onto a maximum of 5 businesses, for the sole purpose of allowing them to fulfil your request.

If you sign-up as a Premium Member your basic contact details are shared with our payment provider (Paypal and Stripe) for the purpose of handling the transaction and future direct debits.

How Long Do We Keep Your Personal Data

We retain your personal data for no longer than is necessary for the purpose(s) for which it was provided.

What Do We Use Your Personal Data for?

  • To advertise your business or products on SCE Marketplace, within search engines and on social media sites
  • To track usage of SCE Marketplace
  • To allow us to contact you regarding your activity on SCE Marketplace
  • To allow us to contact you regarding new features and services on SCE Marketplace
  • To provide you with customer support
  • To respond to enquiries, complaints and disputes

To investigate, detect and prevent

Your Rights

  • Right to be Informed – (this document)
  • Right of Access – You have the right to request access to the personal data we hold. Please use the contact form if you would like a copy of the personal data we hold.
  • Right to Erasure – You have the right to be forgotten and have your information removed from SCE Marketplace. Please use the contact form if you would like your personal data to be deleted.

Please use the contact form if you have any queries or issues relating to this policy

Changes to This Policy

SCE Marketplace may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, or by placing a prominent notice on the site.