Privacy Policy

The Wedding Industry Journal may collect information from you in accordance with our privacy policy.

We collect:

  • Your email address when you sign-up to our e-newsletters and provide consent
  • Information on how you use our emails
  • Your email address and subscription preferences when you get listed on our directories and provide consent
  • Contact details for any competitions The Wedding Industry may run
  • Information on how you use the site using page tagging techniques

Information we process because we have a legal obligation

We are subject to the law like everyone else. Sometimes, we must process your information in order to comply with a statutory obligation.

For example, we may be required to give information to legal authorities if they so request or if they have the proper authorisation such as a search warrant or court order. This may include your personal information.


This data can only be viewed by authorised personnel and our suppliers to:

  • Improve the site by monitoring how it is used
  • Gather feedback to improve our services
  • Send e-newsletters to users who request them through consent
  • Provide information on local services if requested
  • Inform The Wedding Industry Journal contributors of updates

All information is collected on the lawful basis of consent or for legitimate interests. Your personal information will not be shared with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes. The Wedding Industry Journal are not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other websites or media without our permission.

By submitting your personal data, you agree for your data to be used as outlined above. If you no longer wish to receive emails or any other form of contact from The Wedding Industry Journal please contact

Affiliate and business partner information

This is information given to us by you in your capacity as an affiliate of us or as a business partner.

It allows us to recognise visitors that you have referred to us, and to credit to you commission due for such referrals. It also includes information that allows us to transfer commission to you.

The information is not used for any other purpose.

We undertake to preserve the confidentiality of the information and of the terms of our relationship.

We expect any affiliate or partner to agree to reciprocate this policy.

Data may be processed outside the European Union

Our websites are hosted in the United Kingdom.

We may also use outsourced services in countries outside the European Union from time to time in other aspects of our business. Contributors on The Wedding Industry journal are based across the globe.

Accordingly data obtained within the UK or any other country could be processed outside the European Union.

For example, some of the software our website uses may have been developed in the United States of America or in Australia.

 Our policy complies with UK law accordingly implemented, including that required by the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

The law requires us to tell you about your rights and our obligations to you in regards to the processing and control of your personal data. We do this now, by requesting that you read the information provided at

All data is stored on a secure server and is only accessed by authorised personnel.

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice.