SAFETY & PRIVACY POLICY

The London Au Pair & Nanny Agency complies fully with the Data Protection Act, please see below the guidelines quoted from the Information Commissioner’s Office website. The Data Protection Act requires all organisations which handle personal information to comply with a number of important principles regarding privacy and disclosure. The Act states that anyone who processes personal information must comply with eight principles which state that information must be:-
Fairly and lawfully processed
Processed for limited purposes
Adequate, relevant and not excessive
Accurate and up-to-date
Not kept for longer than is necessary
Processed in line with individuals’ rights
Secure
Not transferred to other countries without adequate protection


YOUR INFORMATION
We ask you to complete a basic enquiry form on our website. We do not ask you to fill in a full registration form via our website so there will not be a vast amount of your family information going through our website. Later in the process of finding you an au pair or a nanny we shall of course ask you to fill in one of our registration forms which can be emailed or posted to you. We are an approved Merchant Service Provider with Streamline [Worldpay] and are validated to take credit card payments by telephone.

The London Au Pair & Nanny Agency will never disclose information about you or your family without your unless we are legally required to do so.