Data Protection Act
Under the Data Protection Act, the Poetry Book
Society, which owns the Children's Poetry Bookshelf, has a legal duty to protect
any information we collect from you. We use appropriate technologies to safeguard
your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access
site links to the Protx payment system which means that your credit card details
are fully encrypted using the most sophisticated e-payment software.
policy for the Children's Poetry Bookshelf
The Children's Poetry Bookshelf
is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers and of other users of
The Children's Poetry Bookshelf protects the
privacy of our site's users and of our customers' personal information.
Such information will only be used to assist the efficient processing of your
orders and requests.
Personal information, such as your
name, order details and delivery address is only shared with third parties directly
involved in the fulfilment of an order.
The Children's Poetry Bookshelf
does not sell personal information to third parties.
Use of credit and debit card information
Poetry Book Society, which owns the Children's Poetry Bookshelf, does not store
any information from credit or debit cards used in transactions via this website.
As you make a purchase you will be asked to complete
a secure payment form. This is held on the Protx servers and is protected by secure
server software offering the highest levels of data encryption. This ensures that
all of the information entered on the secure payment form is encrypted.
All communications between The Children's Poetry Bookshelf and Protx that relate
to your orders are conducted using unique reference codes. These enable both parties
to identify an order and a customer without requiring The Children's Poetry Bookshelf
to have access to credit or debit card information.
more information about Protx, click here.
Poetry Book Society, owner of the Children's Poetry Bookshelf uses the information
you give us
When you, as a member of the Children's
Poetry Bookshelf, place an order we will ask for your name, email address and
delivery address. You can also enter your phone number if you wish. We use this
information to process and fulfil your orders and to enable you to keep track
of the progress of your order. Once you have entered these details you need not
do so again, simply click on Login or My Account and you will see details of previous
orders and your chosen delivery address. You will not see your credit or debit
card details because we do not hold this information.
The Poetry Book
Society, which owns the Children's Poetry Bookshelf, may use the personal information
you give us, when you place an order, or request a newsletter for example, to
inform you of important changes to the site and special offers and promotions
we think could be of interest to you. You will always be given the opportunity
to opt out of receiving such information and if at any time you change your mind
and no longer wish to receive emails from us, please let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
please contact us at:
Children's Poetry Bookshelf
Poetry Book Society
The Dutch House
307-308 High Holborn
0207 831 7468
Fax: 0207 831 6967
Registered charity number: 313753
Company no 527070
no: 239 6877 06