Term & Conditions

Privacy and Terms and Conditions

Use of this website:

  1. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with the privacy policy govern Gina Bate relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use this website.

  2. The term 'us' or 'we' or "I" refers to the owner of the website, Gina Bate. The term 'you' refers to the user/viewer of this website, and, where applicable, to membership subscription status.

  3. The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only and is not a substitute for professional advice where specific circumstances can be considered. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is correct, Gina Bate does not accept any liability for any errors or omissions contained herein or any action taken or not taken in reliance upon the information provided in these articles.

  4. It is subject to change without notice.

  5. It is strongly recommended that you consult the appropriate professionals for advice about your specific circumstances before making important decisions.

  6. Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

  7. Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

  8. This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

  9. All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.

  10. Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

  11. From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

  12. Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

    Membership of Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching 

  1. You grant  Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching to send you communications in connection with your membership.

  2. Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching will not share your data with any third party except if it is necessary to give you access to services provided by that third-party. 

  3. The information provided in the members area of the website is confidential to yourself and your company, and is not for distribution.

  4. We reserve the right at our discretion to suspend or terminate the user's access to the site by e- mailing the user to such effect. We reserve the right to supply the user's details to the police or other regulatory authorities if requested to do so or where a complaint arises concerning your use of Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching and where that use is deemed by us to be inconsistent with these conditions.

  5. Should you download any material from this site then this shall be done at your entire risk and you shall be solely responsible for any damage to your computer, loss of data or other loss that results from such downloading.

  6. Limitation of Liability - in no event shall Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching be liable for any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages, including, without limitation, damages for loss of goodwill or any and all other commercial damages or losses, even if advised of the possibility thereof, and regardless of whether any claim is based upon any contract, tort or other legal or equitable theory, relating or arising from: the comments on the Discussion Forum provided on the members site; information provided by Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching material provided by Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching  guidance provided by Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching 

  7. If you have obtained a password and/or username for this site by making a misleading or false statement on your application for membership, then you are not authorised to access any section of this site that is protected by such a password. It is an offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990 to gain unauthorised access to a computer system.

  8. When applicable, before using Gina Bate's Counselling and Coaching forums please read the Forum Terms of Use, available on the forum page. Use of the forums implies your agreement to these terms


Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching (We") [is/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.

We may collect and process the following data about you:

 Information that you provide by filling in forms on our site ginabate.com (“our site”). This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our site, subscribing to our service,

posting material or requesting further services. We may also ask you for information when you

report a problem with our site.

  •   If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

  •   We may also ask you to complete surveys that we use for research purposes, although you do

    not have to respond to them.

  •   Details of transactions you carry out through our site, including invoicing, collecting payment and

    of the fulfilment of your orders.

  •   Details of your visits to our site and the resources that you access.

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate

information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using cookie files which are stored on the hard drive of your computer. These cookies collect information, and are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:

  •   To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.

  •   To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to

    your individual interests.

  •   To speed up your searches.

  •   To recognise you when you return to our site.

By using our website, you agree we can place these types of cookies on your device.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although

we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

We use information held about you in the following ways:

  •   To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.

  •   To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes. If you have

asked to be placed on our mailing list and/or to receive our newsletter, we will retain your email address. We will only do this if you have asked us to do so, and we will remove your address from the list on request.

  •   To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.

  •   To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.

  •   To notify you about changes to our service.

If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous interest to you.

If you are a new customer, we will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.

We may disclose your personal information to third parties:​

  •   If our business or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets.

  •   If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms and conditions of supply and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of our business, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect

your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at Gina Bate Counselling and Coaching, 49 Park Lane, Fareham, England. PO16 7LE or emailing gina@ginabate.com

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

The Data Protection Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of

access can be exercised in accordance with this Act. 

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.

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to: gina@ginabate.com

Last updated on: 01/08/2017