Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy. We only collect information about you to enable us to process your order and (in accoradance with the data protection act 1998).

We will never ask for sensitive information unless you give your consent.

All information you provide us with will be held with the utmost care and security.

When you shop on the website the information we will require are your name, billing address,email address,telephone number,and payment details such as debit /credit card or other payment information.

York Timber will not pass on any information to any third party unless your consent is given.

If you have any questions/comments about privacy, please contact us

Cookie Policy

York Timber uses cookies to improve the user experience on our website. We do not pass on or in any way collect personal information about you as an individual user.

Cookies are placed onto your machine by every website you visit, and most of those websites, including ours, may not function correctly without them. However if you would like to disable cookies, you can read how to do so in your browser on

York Timber uses the following cookies:

First Party Cookies

These cookies are created by to enable the functionality of various aspects of our website

Cookie NameFunction
Random numbers and letters PHP session cookie which identifies a specific user's session. This will expire when you leave the website.
main_tpl Joomla! Main Template cookie which determines which template to display to the user.
virtuemart Shopping cart cookie which remembers the products you have added to your cart when you change pages or leave and return

Third Party Cookies

Third party cookies are created by companies to provide various services which we use to enhance our site.

Cookie NameSourceFunction
__utm(x) Google Analytics Any cookies beginning with __utm are used to collect information about traffic and user activity. No personal information is collected by Google Analytics.