1. Personal Information

Personal Information is anything which enables us to identify you in some way, such as your name and an email address. If you supply such information, we are bound by the Data Protection Act (1998) and the EC Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications to ensure that such information is only used for the purpose for which it was requested and also to ensure that the data is held securely.

We capture personal information about you when you:

  •  make a donation online
  •  order an item from our online shop
  •  email a request for information
  •  ask to be added on to our mailing list.

Individuals subscribing to our online mailing list will have the chance to unsubscribe at any time, and this option will be provided on all emails sent through our email marketing system.

If you are receiving any information from us and want to be removed from our mailing list, please contact us, telling us your name, address and what type of information you have been receiving.

  1. Aggregate or summary information

This information is collected automatically by our system, e.g. number of visitors to the site. This information is used to monitor use of the web site and will not be used to identify you as an individual.

  1. Security

While we strive to keep the information that you supply directly or indirectly secure, please be aware that the Internet is not a fully secure medium.

The Teapot Trust uses the Paypal system to securely process your credit/debit card information if you order anything from our shop. After submitting your order you will be redirected to Paypal, a secure third party site. Paypal complies with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCIDSS).

  1. Policy changes

By using our site you agree to accept this privacy policy. We reserve the right to amend this privacy statement.