Who I Am

I am Martin Hauxwell. I provide surveying and property project management services in France. As a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (, I am committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This policy explains how I collect personal data, how I use it and who I might share it with.

My website address is: My registered office is at 17 rue de Gamby, 16320 VILLEBOIS-LAVALETTE, France.  Telephone: 00 33 (0) 689 74 39 76.   France Siret: 451 999 387 00025.

I am the data controller.  It is very important to me that the information I hold about you is accurate and up to date.  Please let me know if at any time your personal information changes by emailing me at

By using my site and/or signing up to subscribe to my newsletter, you are agreeing to the terms of this privacy policy and to my cookies.

I may review this policy from time to time. So please do check for updates If you have any questions about this privacy policy or the way I handle personal data, please send an email to This privacy policy was updated on 1 July 2020.

What personal data I collect and why I collect it

Contact forms

If you contact me using the form on my website, the information I collect automatically would be your name and email address.  I may collect data about you by you providing the data directly to me, for example by down-loading free guides from my website, emailing me or sending me messages by text. If you choose to provide more information in the message within the contact form (such as your address, telephone number (s), business name, or social media names and links), I will look after it carefully in line with data protection and privacy laws. Your information is very important to me and I never collect more than is necessary for the project or enquiry concerned.

I value your feedback and Client testimonials are never posted on my website without your prior approval. To respect your privacy, I would credit your testimonial only featuring your initials and the postcode of your property. I would never use a photograph of your property without prior approval.

We do not pass or sell your personal information to third parties for any marketing purposes.


Cookies are files with small amounts of data, which may include an anonymous, unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies help make websites work efficiently and provide me with valuable information about how my site is used. This site incorporates the use of cookies to enable me to collect standard internet log information and visit patterns. This helps me make my site more responsive to your needs and interests.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to alert you when websites set or access cookies.  However, if you disable or refuse cookies, some parts of this website may become inaccessible and not function properly. For more information about how cookies work see 

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. links, videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves exactly as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


I collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit my site (Log Data).

This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of my site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. I value this information as it helps me improve my website and provide a better visitor experience.

I use Google Analytics to monitor and better understand how visitors use my site. This software will save a cookie to your computer’s hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google’s privacy policy here for further information [ ].

Who I share your data with

The only information that is shared with other parties is the information for my newsletter and email marketing that complies with GDPR which is subscription data collected and stored by Mailchimp, the company I choose to distribute my marketing emails/newsletter. This information is stored until you decide to opt-out or request direct removal.

Your contact information

I only communicate with you using personal information that has been provided directly by yourself when communicating with me during your enquiry, for your project or subscription to my newsletter. You can, at any point, opt-out from subscribing by using the ‘unsubscribe’ link contained at the bottom of every marketing email I send or you can send your unsubscribe request directly to me at

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