The policy: This privacy policy is for this website; and served by Lerwick Brewery, Shetland and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it. It explains how we comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), the DPA (Data Protection Act) and the PECR (Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations).


The DPA & GDPR May 2018

We and this website complies to the DPA (Data Protection Act 1998) and already complies to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which comes into affect from May 2018. We will update this policy accordingly after the completion of the UK's exit from the European Union.


Use of Cookies

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. As required by legislation, where applicable this website uses a cookie control system, allowing the user to give explicit permission or to deny the use of /saving of cookies on their computer / device.

What are cookies? Cookies are small files saved to the user's computers hard drive that track, save and store information about the user's interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors or use the cookie control system if available upon their first visit.


Website Visitor Tracking

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. The software will save a cookie to your computers hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information.


Adverts and Sponsored Links

This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.

Clicking on any such adverts will send you to the advertisers website through a referral program which may use cookies and will track the number of referrals sent from this website. This may include the use of cookies which may in turn be saved on your computers hard drive. Users should therefore note they click on sponsored external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.


 Data Collection and Privacy

To complete purchases we require information to be collected about you including contact and payment details. This information will only be used to provide the service you have requested. We use a trusted third party (PayPal and Stripe) to complete payment transactions.

When you use our website or do business with Lerwick Brewery we gather information from you. This policy explains what we do with your information and what you can expect if you provide us with your personal details.

When you provide us with personal information such as your name, email address, contact details or payment details you do so for the purposes of communicating with us. We gather this information to enable us to process your request. The relevant information is then used by us to provide you with the service you have requested and to communicate with you on any matter relating to the provision of the service.

We do not rent or sell this information to other companies – in fact we will never share these details with anybody outside Lerwick Brewery other than those directly involved in providing the service.

If you request information or place an order with us you may be added to our mailing list and may receive information from us on an ongoing basis. If at any time you wish us to stop using or holding information about you simply telephone us on 01595 694552 or send us an email to All mail marketing e-mails form us will offer you the opportunity to unsubscribe form future mailings.

Our system also provides information about how you navigate our website. We use this information to make improvements to our system and make buying from Lerwick Brewery, simpler and quicker.

We will ensure that ensure that your information is kept confidential within Lerwick Brewery.

By submitting your information to us and continuing to use our website you agree to the use of the information as set out in this Policy. If we change our Privacy Policy we will post the changes on this page.

If you have any comments or queries regarding this policy, simply telephone us 01595 694552 or send us an email to