Following the changes to data protection laws on 25th May 2018 we are obliged to let you know our privacy statement and how you can view and amend the records that we hold for you. In accessing information from this website the User agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use as set out below. This website contains proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which the User agrees to observe and follow.

Customers & Exhibitors: You have subscribed to our mailing list for information about our activities and exhibitions. We hold only your name and email address on our database, protected by password, accessed only by staff that need to complete specific tasks. Our website and social media accounts do not have access to this information. We never pass this information onto third parties. You may unsubscribe at any time using the link at the bottom of the emails.

Advertisers & Tenants: We hold your contact details on our database for our trading purposes only. We do not pass this information onto third parties, unless legally obliged to. You may view your record at any time by sending an email to [email protected] We will hold your details for the period required for trading records only, at which point they will be removed.

All information is stored on computer protected by password, accessed only by staff that need to complete specific tasks. Our website and social media accounts do not have access to this information.

If you have any queries please contact us through the link page on this website and we will respond within 30 days.



The information, graphics, artwork, text and images on this website are protected by copyright laws. Should you wish to use any image on your website, or reproduce any image commercially, please contact [email protected]



Orkney Creative Hub is committed to the highest standard and quality of information and every attempt has been made to present up-to-date, accurate information.

However Orkney Creative Hub gives no warranty as to the accuracy of the information on this website and accepts no liability for any loss damage or inconvenience caused as a result of reliance on such information.

Although Orkney Creative Hub takes all reasonable measures to ensure that the information provided to it from third parties is accurate and not defamatory or offensive it cannot control the content or take responsibility for pages maintained by external providers or linked pages.


Data Protection

Orkney Creative Hub is registered under the terms of the 1998 Data Protection Act. The personal information that the User enters into any of our on-line registration forms will be held securely and will not be used for any other purpose than for us to contact them by both email and post about Pier Arts Centre events and promotions unless you have given us permission to send you information from other organisations.


Other Websites

Our website may contain links to other websites which are outside our control and are not covered by this privacy notice. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.



Cookies are small data files that a website can transfer to an individual’s computer hard drive for record keeping. Cookies can make websites easier to use by storing information about your preferences on a particular website. The information may remain on your computer after the Internet session finishes and you leave the website but you can delete them using some browsers, manually or using system utilities. Most internet browsers are pre-set to accept cookies.

If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by Orkney Creative Hub’s website, or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the website.

For more information on cookies and their uses, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.


Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how our visitors use and navigate this website. We use this information to analyse usage of the website so that we can continually work to improve the website and your experience of it. The cookies collect information such as the number of visitors to the site, which pages they visited and whereabouts they came to the site from. This information is anonymous and cannot be used to identify you personally.


Third-Party Cookies

During your visits to The Pier Arts Centre's website you may be delivered cookies by third-party websites. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, Facebook, Twitter, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. The Pier Arts Centre does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the third-party websites for more information about these.


How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policy, please e-mail us at [email protected]

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