Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Effective Date: 1st June 2023

This Privacy Policy describes how the British Egg Industry Council (“we,” “us,” or “our”) collects, uses, discloses, and protects the personal information of individuals who visit our website or use our services. Protecting your privacy is important to us, and we are committed to safeguarding your personal information and ensuring its confidentiality.

Information We Collect

1.1 Personal Information: We may collect personal information from you when you voluntarily provide it to us, such as when you register to access the Lion Code of Practice (V8), fill out a form, or contact us. The types of personal information we may collect include, but are not limited to:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Postal address
  • Telephone number
  • Any other information you choose to provide

1.2 Automatically Collected Information: When you visit our website, we may automatically collect certain information about your device and usage patterns. This information may include:

  • IP address
  • Browser type
  • Operating system
  • Referring/exit pages
  • Clickstream data
  • Date and time of visit

Website analytics

We may use cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies to collect this information. You can manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.

Use of Information

We use the personal information we collect for the following purposes:

  • Providing and improving our services
  • Responding to inquiries and providing customer support
  • Personalising your experience on our website
  • Communicating with you about our services
  • Sending you newsletters or marketing communications (with your consent)
  • Conducting research and analysis to enhance our offerings
  • Protecting our rights, property, or safety and those of our users

Data Sharing and Disclosure

We may share your personal information with third parties in the following circumstances:

Service Providers: We may share your information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting business activities, or servicing you.

Consent: We may share your information with your consent or as otherwise required or permitted by law.

Data Security

We implement appropriate technical and organisational measures to protect your personal information from unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please be aware that no data transmission over the internet or electronic storage method can guarantee absolute security.

Your Rights and Choices

You have certain rights regarding your personal information, including the right to access, correct, update, or delete your information. You may also have the right to object to or restrict certain processing activities. To exercise these rights, please contact us using the information provided in the ‘Contact Us’ section below.

Children’s Privacy

Our website and services are not intended for individuals under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you believe we have inadvertently collected information from a child, please contact us, and we will promptly delete the information.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at: BEIC, 2nd Floor, 22 City Road, London EC1Y 2AJ or

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify or update this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting the updated policy on our website. Please review this policy periodically to stay informed of any updates. By using our website or services, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this Privacy Policy and agree to its terms and conditions.