Privacy Policy.


Nelson Building Society (NBS) recognises the importance of safeguarding your personal and financial information.  As an institution offering financial services, NBS needs to obtain personal information about you in the course of providing products and services.

To ensure your security, you will need to take appropriate steps to ensure you Internet browser is capable of supporting our websites' encryption requirements.


Collection & Use of Information

If you submit personal information to us, we store and use it for the purposes for which you provided it.

Where our customers submit personal information to us, we use it for the purposes detailed in the relevant Terms & Conditions that apply.

This information is collected and held by NBS.

You have the rights of access to, and correction of, your information.

You do not have to provide us with information we request, though it may affect products or services we can provide you with.

We will not sell your information to third parties.



NBS uses technology in order to offer you the most convenient, secure and relevant services.  An example of the technology NBS uses is a "cookie".

Cookies are very small text files your browser stores on your computer when you visit certain websites.  Every time you visit a website that has issued a cookie to your computer, your browser sends the stored data in that cookie back to the website's server.  Further information about how cookies work can be found by searching the internet.

We use cookies for a number of purposes, including to maintain the secure connection between your browser and our servers while you are using our secure websites.  These cookies can be identified as being issued from the website domains or

You may be able to configure your browser to notify you when you are offered cookies and decide whether or not to accept it.  You may choose not to accept cookies when browsing our websites.  However, you may not be able to log on to our secure services without accepting the cookies outlined above.



Throughout NBS' website, the Google Analytics web analytics system is used to measure anonymised site activity in order to understand and optimise user experiences.  Further information can be found at

Please also not, while NBS' website may hyperlink to various other websites, NBS is not responsible for the privacy practices of those websites and/or reliability of the information published.