Use of Information

As a user of the Minor Metals Trade Association’s (MMTA’s) website, you will always have control of the data we collect about you.  However, there will be areas of the site that will require you to provide certain information for you to be able to use or access them.

We will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are:

·        Name

·        Company Name and Address

·        Telephone Number

·        Email Address

Marketing Communications

The Minor Metals Trade Association will use your details to keep you informed of any events, activities or services that may be of relevance. We may also use data to tailor our promotions to your requirements. This communication will be made by email in most cases.

How to Opt-Out of Receiving Marketing Communications from the MMTA

If you would like to be removed from our events’ distribution list, please email requesting to do so, or click ‘unsubscribe’ at the bottom of marketing emails.

Your Rights

In addition to the Minor Metals Trade Association Ltd’s safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act 1998. This provides, amongst other things, that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should, where necessary, be kept up-to-date and not retained for longer than is needed. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people. You have the right to see what is held about you and correct any inaccuracies.

Policy Changes

Any changes to this policy will be posted here.

Links to External Websites

The Minor Metals Trade Association Ltd accepts no responsibility for the content of any site to which a hypertext link from this site exists. Such links are provided for your convenience on an "as is" basis with no warranty, express or implied, for the information provided within them.


The Minor Metals Trade Association Ltd treats all the data held with the utmost care and security. Any details you give will remain completely confidential.