Privacy Policy

Flood Excess Insurance Privacy Policy



Flood Excess Insurance Privacy Policy


Flood Excess Insurance Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy explains the online information practices and the various measures taken by Flood Excess Insurance to protect your privacy and security.

Flood Excess Insurance is committed towards the privacy of our website users, and this website complies with both the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679 and the Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications 2002/58/EC.

The Flood Excess Insurance Privacy Policy is published to ensure that personal data is always treated ethically and was last updated on 22nd May 2018.

Data Protection Privacy Notice

This Privacy Notice contains important information to help you to understand how we collect, use and share data about you. The notice is intended to help you understand:

Who we are

Modus Underwriting Ltd is an Appointed Representative of Advent Solutions Management Ltd who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

How we collect and use your data

We receive your personal data either from you directly when you enter details on our website or we receive your personal data from your Insurance Broker when you buy a policy from them. You are not obligated to provide us with your personal data but without it we will be unable to provide you with our services.

We collect personal data as part of providing services to you. We may also monitor or record calls, emails, or other communications in accordance with UK Law.

We collect and use personal information about you to administer your insurance policy throughout its lifecycle. It is in our legitimate interest as we have contracted with AXA XL Insurance Company UK Limited to arrange your insurance policy. It may also be necessary to collect and use your personal data to safeguard against fraud and money laundering, and to meet our general legal and regulatory obligations.

We do not hold your personal data for the purposes of marketing to you, directly or otherwise.

The personal data we collect and use is:

How we share your data

It is sometimes necessary to share your personal information with relevant third parties. We may share your information with;

Your data is not transferred outside of the EEA.

We will keep your data for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which it was originally collected

This enables us to help you should there be any issues relating to your policy after its expiry and otherwise meet our legal and regulatory obligations.

Your Rights

You have the right to;

If you choose to restrict the processing of your data, we may not be able to continue to provide you with our services.

We will comply with any restriction on the processing of your data unless fulfilling your request would reveal information about another person, or if you ask to delete information which we are permitted or required by law to keep.

Contact Us

If you would like a copy of some or all of the personal information that we hold about you, or to update or correct any of said information, please email us at or write to the Compliance Manager, Modus Underwriting Ltd. PO Box 77621, London, EC3P 3EF.


If you would like to make a complaint about our handling of your personal data, please contact the Compliance Manager at the address and email above and we will do our best to deal with the issues that you have raised as quickly and fairly as possible. If you are still unhappy you can complain to the Information Commissioners office through


This website uses cookies in order to make the website work better and also to improve our website visitors’ experience. Our cookie policy adheres to the European legal directive ‘The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011’.

You can find out more about how we use cookies, and how to opt-out of cookies, on our Cookies page.

Use of information

In addition to the above use, Flood Excess Insurance also uses information acquired via the website to better understand how it is being used and how it can be improved. It is important to be aware that this type of information is aggregate data (such as the total number of website visitors) and does not identify individuals.

In processing the data we receive AXA XL Insurance Company UK Limited may use that data for fraud prevention/detection and may disclose data to third parties in connection with this.

Data security

To prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the correct use of information, Flood Excess Insurance has put in place appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures designed to safeguard and secure the information that is collected through the website.

Privacy policy updates

Any changes to the Flood Excess Insurance Privacy Policy will be published in this section of the website.

Further information and contact details

Please contact Flood Excess Insurance if you have any questions, concerns or suggestions about this Privacy Policy, please contact:

Modus Underwriting Ltd
PO Box 77621
London, EC3P 3EF
Telephone 0345 241 0950

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Phone: 0345 241 0950
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