Privacy policy

As part of the McConnell Dowell Group, Built Environs is committed to respecting the privacy of all visitors to our site and ensuring that we protect any personal information that we may collect as a result of you choosing to share such information with us. The Group complies with all relevant privacy and data collection laws and regulations in the jurisdictions in which we operate.

What information do we collect?
The McConnell Dowell Group may collect personal information through our relationships with business partners or from people who make enquiries about our company. This may include current and future employees, clients who use our services, suppliers and contractors we engage to assist us in providing services.

The personal information we collect may vary depending on the circumstances, but in all cases we only collect information that is relevant for the purposes of dealing with your request or enquiry.

Personal information may be received through a number of different methods, including our website, in writing, by email, by telephone, through our employee referral programme and through other forms of communication. Our preference is to collect personal information directly from the person concerned however, at times, this is not practical to do so.

Personal information may be collected from time to time from browsers when you visit our website and from third parties during recruitment or engagement, which may include but limited to recruitment providers, health professionals and nominated referees

In each case, we will only record this information for the purpose for which it was provided and will not disclose without obtaining your consent to do so.

What is the information used for?
Any personal information that you provide will be stored in our systems and be used for the purposes of dealing with your request or enquiry.  This may involve disclosing your personal information to other business units within the McConnell Dowell Group.

In addition, we may use your personal information to inform you of other services or information on other opportunities being offered by the Group and, in order to do this, we may disclose this information to other business units within the Group. Before using your personal data for a purpose, beyond what it was originally provided for, we will obtain your consent to do so.

We also collect information in order to improve our level of service to our users of this site.

What personal information do we disclose?
As outlined above, we only share personal information within the McConnell Dowell Group and will only disclose personal information in accordance with this policy. We will not pass your details to anyone outside the McConnell Dowell Group without your permission, except where we are required by law to do so.

Access to your personal information
The McConnell Dowell Group will, in most circumstances, make available to you upon written request any personal information about you that has been collected. Written requests should be addressed to the Privacy Officer at
Built Environs will respond to a request for access to information and will seek to do so within a reasonable timeframe.

The McConnell Dowell Group may, in exceptional circumstances, decline to provide you assess to your personal information where we feel that making the information available would impact unreasonably on the privacy of others, legal proceedings or investigations, or when we are required by law not to disclose the information.

Updating personal information
We try to ensure that the personal information we hold is accurate and up to date. You can notify us of any updates to your personal information by contacting the person to whom you initially provided your information or to the Privacy Officer at

Retention and disposal of personal information
We will only keep your personal information for the purposes for which it was collected. We will destroy personal information if it is no longer needed for the purposes for which it was collected or it is a requirement by law to do so.

Our procedure for handling a privacy complaint
Should you have any questions or concerns regarding the way in which we handle your personal information, please contact our Privacy Officer at

Changes to this policy
The McConnell Dowell Group constantly strives to improve its service and, from time to time, may review this policy. We reserve the right to amend this policy at any time and to notify you of any amendments by posting an updated version on this website.