Privacy Policy

Who we are


This is the website of Smolka Strachan . At Smolka Strachan we are committed to respecting and protecting your privacy. This privacy policy details what information we collect about you when using this website and how we use this information.



Types of data we collect


We collect information provided by you in order to communicate with you and/or to provide a service requested by you or your organisation.


Personal details (such as your name, contact detail and email address) which you provide when submitting an enquiry via our website are recorded for a period of 2 years and are used only to contact you in relation to a request for services. We only collect details which are required in order to deliver a service or to provide you with a details about a service which we can provide.





Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.


You can block cookies by clicking on the Decline button on our site's cookie notification bar. This appears at the foot of each page and your consent can be revoked at any point.


You can also activate the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.




Google Analytics


Like most websites, this site uses Google Analytics to track user interaction. We use this data to determine the number of people using our site, to better understand how they find and use our web pages and to see their journey through the website. Google Analytics makes use of cookies, details of which can be found here. Disabling cookies on your internet browser will stop Google Analyltics from tracking any part of your visit to pages within this website. Read more about this policy's section on cookies




Storage of your information


The security of your personal information is important to us and we endeavour to keep your personal details safe at all times. 

Whilst we strive to keep this infomartion safe please remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure.




Use of your information


We collect information about you in order to communicate with you and provide a service requested by you or your organisation.


We will only contact you if specifically requested to do so by you or your organisation.


We will only pass on your details to third parties if specifically requested to and usually in relation to the provision of a requested service.




Links to external sites


Our website may contain links to other websites run by other organisations. This privacy policy relates to this website only and we encourage you to read the privacy policy on any of the sites you visit. We cannot be held responsible for the practices and privacy policies of other sites even if you access them from our website.




Access to personal information


You may request to have access to the personal information we hold on you at any time and can do so by putting the request in writing to Smolka Strachan, 46 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, EH2 4HQ. We may issue a small charge for this.

You may ask for us to amend or delete this information at any time by contacting us at the same address or alternatively email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




Disclosure of information to third parties


We never sell your information on to third parties.


We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.


We may pass on your details to a third party but ONLY when specifically requested by you.



Changes to our privacy policy


We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this page. This privacy policy was last updated on 10th May 2018.

Smolka Strachan LLP
10 Rutland Square, Edinburgh, EH1 2AS