Privacy Policy

Gift of Life is committed to protecting your privacy.

If you have any queries about this statement, please email to
Alternatively, you can write to us at: Gift of Life, 2 Putney Hill, London SW15 6AB.

1. How do we collect information?

We will obtain personal information from you when you enquire about our activities, register with us, subscribe to our e-letters, make a donation to us or otherwise provide us with personal information. We may also receive information about you from third parties, for example from a friend who wants to tell you about the website.

2. What information do we store?

We do not store credit card details collected through website donations nor do we share customer details with any third parties.

  1. How do we use this information?

As noted, we do not store credit card details collected through the website, nor do we share customer details with any third parties, unless required by law. Personal details provided to us voluntarily by donors are similarly never shared with third parties (save for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs as part of a claim for Gift Aid where appropriate. We may use your personal information for our own marketing and fund raising purposes, but only to contact you directly. You may always opt out of receiving any communications from us.

4. How do we protect personal information?

We use trusted and secure servers of our partners (, when you make a donation to us. We also take appropriate measures to ensure that the information disclosed to us is kept secure, accurate and up to date and kept only for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it is used.

5. Your consent

By providing us with your personal data, you consent to the collection and use of any information you provide in accordance with the above purposes and this privacy statement.

6. Right of access

You have the right to ask for a copy of the information we hold about you and to have any inaccuracies in your information corrected. This may take up to 10 working days.

7. Changes

If your personal details change, please help us to keep your information up to date by notifying us at the above address or by emailing at

8. Do we use ‘Cookies’?

‘Cookies’ are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information from the browser. Essentially it takes the form of a small text file deposited on your computer’s hard drive.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a service provided by Google, Inc. that uses cookies to help the website analyse how users use this site. The cookie will generate information about your use of the website, and this along with your IP address will be stored on servers in the United States by Google, Inc. This information is retained for the purposes of evaluating and compiling reports on website activity and for other services relating to internet usage. This information may be transfer to third parties by Google, Inc. where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on their behalf. Your IP address will not be associated with any other data held by Google, Inc.

If you want to prevent our cookies being stored on your computer in future, you may do so by referring to your internet browser’s instructions. You can do this by clicking on the “Help” menu. Please note however that if you disable our cookies you may not be able to access certain services or facilities on our sites and your use of our sites may be restricted. Further information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at

We reserve the right to amend this privacy statement. If we do so, we will post notice of the change on our website and you will be deemed to have accepted such changes.