Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions - Registering or Applying for a Research Project

  1. By registering or applying for a research project with Patricia Turner Market Research, I give permission for my details to be held confidentially and securely by Patricia Turner Market Research in accordance with the latest Data Protection legislation and for the sole purpose of finding Paid Market Research projects for me and/or my family to take part in. This may include Patricia Turner Market Research checking with other Market Research companies to ensure that I comply with any restrictions that may be attached to a project. PLEASE NOTE: Patricia Turner Market Research is registered with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO), Reg No. Z1196895, and also abides by the Market Research Society (MRS) Code of Conduct.

  2. My data will be held indefinitely by Patricia Turner Market Research and will be the minimum required to be able to match me (or my close family) to any research project criteria and quotas. My main data held will be; age/DOB, job situation, life-stage (children's ages/no children), ethnicity, marital status, postal address, email address and mobile/landline. Other data from previous project applications may also be held for the sole purpose of matching me (or my close family) to any research project criteria and quotas.

  3. I agree to receive emails, phone calls or occasionally texts informing me of new Paid Market Research projects.

  4. I understand that I can withdraw my registration from Patricia Turner Market Research Recruitment at any time by completing the Unsubscribe form on this website, or by sending an email including my name and the word 'unsubscribe' in the subject box. I can also withdraw my registration by texting or phoning Patricia Turner Market Research Recruitment.

  5. I accept that Patricia Turner Market Research can withdraw my registration should I breach any of the terms and conditions listed below.

Terms & Conditions - Agreeing to take part in a project

  1. I agree to the Research/Fieldwork company (the company in charge of the project) calling, texting or emailing me to validate and confirm my application responses, and for those responses and my personal details to be passed on to the Research/Fieldwork company, the moderator/interviewer and to the end client (anonymously to the end client).

  2. I accept that none of my personal details, responses, photos or videos will ever be used for promotions, advertising or placed in the public domain; they will ONLY ever be used for market research purposes. If the end client would ever like to use. my photos/videos etc. for any promotions or advertising, I understand they (or the research company) would ask for my expressed permission to do so.

  3. I agree to my personal details/data and responses being stored by Patricia Turner Market Research securely and indefinitely (or until I unsubscribe), and by the Research/Fieldwork company for up to 5 years for validation purposes.

  4. I will make every effort to attend/take part in the project and ensure I arrive/join-in on time. I understand and agree that if I arrive late for the project I may not be able to join the research and may not be paid.

  5. I will notify Patricia Turner Market Research immediately if I find I cannot attend a project to allow Patricia Turner time to recruit a replacement.

  6. I agree to be recorded by Video and/or Audio for research purposes only. Any recordings would only ever be used for Market Research purposes.

  7. I agree to being viewed by one or more clients (at some venues this may be via a one-way mirror or CCTV cameras).

  8. I agree to actively contribute to the research and give my honest views, opinions and experience.

  9. I agree to turn off my mobile phone during the research group/interview.

  10. I will respect the clients wishes regarding confidentiality of any new products, services or advertising.

  11. I will treat the moderator/interviewer, the market research staff and the other respondents with courtesy at all times, and will fully respect the personal views/opinions of all the other respondents taking part.

  12. I agree to the Research/Fieldwork company contacting me by email or phone after the project has taken place to follow up on ideas generated during the project. I understand I would only be contacted if strictly necessary and only in connection with the specific project I had taken part in.