KatzKrafts t/a Dogcrafts (“We”) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy (together with our terms of use and any other documents referred to on it) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.  Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.

The rules on processing of personal data are set out in the General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”).

1.    Definitions

Data controller – A controller determines the purposes and means of processing personal data.

Data processor – A processor is responsible for processing personal data on behalf of a controller.

Data subject – Natural person

Categories of data: Personal data and special categories of personal data

Personal data – The GDPR applies to ‘personal data’ meaning any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified in particular by reference to an identifier (as explained in Article 6 of GDPR). For example name, passport number, home address or private email address. Online identifiers include IP addresses and cookies.

Special categories personal data – The GDPR refers to sensitive personal data as ‘special categories of personal data’ (as explained in Article 9 of GDPR). The special categories specifically include genetic data, and biometric data where processed to uniquely identify an individual. Other examples include racial and ethnic origin, sexual orientation, health data, trade union membership,political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs.

Processing – means any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.

Third party – means a natural or legal person, public authority, agency or body other than the data subject, controller, processor and persons who, under the direct authority of the controller or processor, are authorised to process personal data.

2.    Who are we?

Evelyn Noble & Katrina Young are the data controllers. This means we decide how your personal data is processed and for what purposes. Our contact details are: For all data matters contact Kate on 07984 636 135

3.    The purpose(s) of processing your personal data

We use your personal data for the following purposes:

  • ·         Receiving online and in person orders for products sold via
  • ·         For the purposes of fulfilling such orders
  • ·         Accounting and day to day business requirements

4. The categories of personal data concerned

With reference to the categories of personal data described in the definitions section, we process the following categories of your data:

        Personal data : Names, Addresses, Telephone Numbers & Email Addresses

We have obtained your personal data from Amazon, Ebay, Etsy, Facebook, Fruugo, & Lilypond Crafts & Gifts, 25 High Street, Linlithgow. EH49 7AB.  Through your purchases in store and/or online, via the above stated selling channels.

5. What is our legal basis for processing your personal data?

a)    Personal data (article 6 of GDPR)

Our lawful basis for processing your general personal data:

☐ Consent of the data subject; 
☐ Processing necessary for the performance of a contract with the data subject or to take steps to enter into a contractCommission agreements with artisans for displaying of hand crafted works business suppliers  
☐ Processing necessary for compliance with a legal obligationrecord keeping with regard to hmrc requirements  
☐ Processing necessary to protect the vital interests of a data subject or another person   
☐ Processing necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the controller   
☐ Processing necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests of the data controller or a third party, except where such interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights or freedoms of the data subject   

b)    Special categories of personal data (article 9 of GDPR)


6.    Sharing your personal data

Your personal data will be treated as strictly confidential, and will be shared only with legitimate shipping carriers for the purposes of sending orders, being passed to law enforcement or HMRC for criminal investigation purposes.

7.    How long do we keep your personal data?

We keep your personal data for no longer than reasonably necessary for a period of seven years for in order that HMRC have access to such records when required.

8.    Providing us with your personal data

You are under no statutory or contractual requirement or obligation to provide us with your personal data. But failure to do so will have the following consequences: We would not be able to undertake processing or sending your online orders to you without such information being used.

9.    Your rights and your personal data

Unless subject to an exemption under the GDPR, you have the following rights with respect to your personal data:

  • ·           The right to request a copy of the personal data which we hold about you;
  • ·           The right to request that we correct any personal data if it is found to be inaccurate or out of date;
  • ·           The right to request your personal data is erased where it is no longer necessary to retain such data;
  • ·           The right to withdraw your consent to the processing at any time, WHERE CONSENT WAS YOUR LAWFUL BASIS FOR PROCESSING THE DATA;
  • ·           The right to request that we provide you with your personal data and where possible, to transmit that data directly to another data controller, (known as the right to data portability), (where applicable i.e. where the processing is based on consent or is necessary for the performance of a contract with the data subject and where the data controller processes the data by automated means);
  • ·           The right, where there is a dispute in relation to the accuracy or processing of your personal data, to request a restriction is placed on further processing;
  • ·           The right to object to the processing of personal data, (where applicable i.e. where processing is based on legitimate interests (or the performance of a task in the public interest/exercise of official authority); direct marketing and processing for the purposes of scientific/historical research and statistics).

10.  Transfer of Data Abroad

[we do not transfer personal data outside the eea.] However, we do hold information for the purposes of accounting, order management and shipping information, in accordance with HMRC requirements and for the purpose of shipping goods outside of the United Kingdom & EU.

11.  Automated Decision Making


12.  Further processing

If we wish to use your personal data for a new purpose, not covered by this Data Privacy Notice, then we will provide you with a new notice explaining this new use prior to commencing the processing and setting out the relevant purposes and processing conditions.

13.  Changes to our privacy policy

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.

14.  How to make a complaint

To exercise all relevant rights, queries or complaints please in the first instance contact our business owner Kate Young on 07984 636 135 or via email to

If this does not resolve your complaint to your satisfaction, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioners Office on 03031231113 or via email or at the Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF, England.

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The content of this document has been written with best practices in mind, however this is not a substitute for taking legal advice on your circumstances. If you do require specific advice, get in touch with us and we’ll be happy to assist you.

GDPR & You

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is more specific about the information we need to provide to people about what we do with their personal data which will come into effect on 25th May 2018 and replaces the Data Protection Act 1998.

Under the new GDPR, individuals have eight distinct rights which can be used to govern how their personal data is handled and used by business organisations.

These rights can be viewed on the ICO Website – Click Here to Visit the ICO Website (Opens New Window)

You have the right to :

  • Be informed
  • Access
  • Rectification
  • Erasure (right to be forgotten)
  • Restict Processing
  • Data Portability
  • Object
  • Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling

 Further information is also available from the Federation of Small Businesses via their website. – Click Here to Visit the Federation of Small Businesses Website (Opens New Window)