Privacy policy

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you log in as a registered user. If you register on our site you will be asked to enter your organisation and contact details. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used to:

  • personalise your use of the UK SBS web site
  • send you targeted email notifications which match your selected interests
  • help us to understand who our subscribers are and what their interests are.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How do we protect your information?

All supplied personal data is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to:

  • store your registered username (subscribers only) for logging in
  • collect anonymous visitor statistics using Google Analytics. For further information see Cookies & Google Analytics
  • store your vacancy shortlist
  • indicate if you have opted out of using cookies.

If you do not wish to have these cookies stored on your computer you can disable them from your browser settings. A Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA) is available which you can download to your PC.

Please note that UK SBS accepts no responsibility for this third party tool. We also accept no responsibility for cookies used by external websites that we have linked to.

You are currently accepting cookies. You can however of accepting cookies.

The cookies used on our site are as follows:

Cookie Set

Cookie Name


More Information

Essential site cookies


This cookie is essential for the website facilities and is set upon your arrival to the website. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

Session ID explanation

Google Analytics


These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Google Analytics Privacy

Essential site specific cookie


This cookie is set when you add a vacancy to your shortlist and is removed from your machine 6 months from the date last vacancy is added.

Essential site specific cookie cookieOptOut This cookie indicates that you have opted out from using cookies on this site.  


We occasionally embed YouTube videos on our website using YouTube's privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer (including Flash) but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information if you play the video.

Further information from embedding YouTube videos.

Your consent

By using our site, you consent to this website's privacy policy.

Changes to our privacy policy

We will post any changes to this Privacy Policy on this page.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy you can Contact us.

In this section