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Privacy Notice


This privacy statement sets out how Ocean Media Group upholds the law and protects your data.


If you have any queries or concerns about the policy, please get in touch with us using dataprotect@oceanmedia.co.uk or write to us at Ocean Media Group, 3rd Floor, 4 Harbour Exchange Square, Isle of Dogs, London, E14 9GE and we will do our best to answer your questions.


“Ocean Media Group” includes the brands Homes, Housing, Housing Expert, Inside Housing and Social Housing and their related events, products and services. If you wish to receive a list of our trading companies please send a request to dataprotect@oceanmedia.co.uk


Our commitment to you


We have structured our website so that you can visit without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Once you choose to provide us with any information by which you can be identified, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Statement.



What Personal Data do we collect?


If you want to contact us or create a subscription, sign up for an event or start a membership, we ask you for the following data:



We also collect a limited amount of other data including:



Why do we collect this data?

We use your data for the following purposes:


How long will you keep your data?


We will retain your data for a period of 24 months following the end of your subscription, visit to one of our events or after you opt out of our mailing lists whichever is longer unless legally obligated to hold it longer.


Who do we share the data with?


When you enter your details through our website your information is provided to some/all of our processors including advertising partners.  


We also use and store your data on various third party platforms and we use a number of companies called Processors for this. We have done our best to ensure that your data is protected on these platforms. If you want to find out more please contact us.


Exercising your rights


We never forget that the personal data you give us belongs to you and that is why we operate in a fair and transparent manner. This means that you have the following rights over the data we hold about you:



If you want to exercise any of your rights then please contact dataprotect@oceanmedia.co.uk and we will work with you.


We may share your personal data with a third-party auditing organisation (ABC) so they can verify aggregated statistics about circulation and usage of our products or review our policies, processes and procedures for compliance with relevant standards. You can view their privacy policy by following this link: www.abc.org.uk/privacy-policy


Unless we have a legal obligation that overrules your request we will endeavor to comply with your request within a month of request. 


This privacy policy was last updated on July 8, 2019

Contact us

To find out more contact us on:

Tel: 07766 234073