Types of data we collect
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We (Life Insurance Corporation of India – United Kingdom – LICIUK) receive personal information through this website. You may, for example, be asked for personal information if you want to take advantage of specific services that we offer, such as ordering online or subscribing to our publications.
Where you provide personal information, we will only use it to deliver the services you have requested.
This website does not automatically capture or store personal information, other than logging your IP address and session information such as how long your visit lasted and the type of browser used. This is recognised by the web server and is only used for system administration and to provide statistics, which we use to evaluate how the site is used.
This policy does not cover links within these sites to other websites.
Cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use our site, which is then used to help improve the site. The information collected includes the number of site visitors, where visitors come to the site from and the pages they visited.
We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses ‘cookies’, which are text files placed on your computer, to help analyse how visitors use the website.
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- What do we collect when you contact us through our website
We collect personal information. We use that information for a couple of reasons: to tell you about stuff you’ve asked us to tell you about; to contact you if we need to obtain or provide additional information; to check our records are right and to check every now and then that you’re happy and satisfied. We don’t rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
- What do we collect when you make an application for buying our products
We collect personal information including your tax residency status. Depending on the type of product we also do collect your health data from your GP. This will be done only on your consent. For more details on your rights please go through http://www.legislation.gov.uk/nisi/1991/1707/part/III/made
The Life Insurance Corporation of India, UK Branch (LICI UK) may process the information supplied to us (called the “information”) for the purpose of performance of the contract or take steps to enter into a contract with you.
- Who process your data
The information supplied including any health records will be processed by WAPEKA, the outsourced service provider appointed by us for providing the policy administration services. The information supplied including any health records may also be processed by our reinsurers Swiss re, in some cases.
The information supplied by you will be verified using third party software in order to comply with Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Regulations as required by law from time to time.
- Whom do we share your information with
The information supplied by you may be required to be submitted to Government Law enforcement bodies, Insurance regulators or Tax authorities as per laws. WE DO NOT SELL YOUR PERSONAL DATA TO ANYONE.
- How long we hold the information you supplied
The information will be held by us for a period of Six years from the date all payments under the contract has been made or from the date you contacted us, if later.
- You can access the data we hold about you
During the period we hold the information, you have right to access the information we hold about you and also inform us of any change in the information we hold. We will not charge you for this unless your request requires excessive resources to handle. Your request should be addressed to LICI UK 1st Floor, Victoria House, 49 Clarendon Road, Watford, WD17 1HP or from your registered E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the policy reference number.
We would respond to your access request within 30 days of receipt of the request and are convinced that the request has come from you or your authorised representative. If we think our response would take more time we would let you know.
- Right to complain
If you are not happy with our response , you have a right to complain about it to
Information Commissioner’s Office
Tel: 0303 123 1113 (local rate) or 01625 545 745 if you prefer to use a national rate number. Fax: 01625 524 510