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The Wedding Dress Link Privacy Policy and Cookies (“Policy”)

All personal information collected and used from The Wedding Dress Link website at www.theweddingdresslink.co.uk (the “Website”) will be processed in accordance with the 1998 Data Protection Act.

Information collected

Online Advertisements

In order to place an advertisement on the Website, you will need to register. We will require you to supply your name, date of birth, e-mail address, telephone number and postal address including your postcode. You will also be required to supply payment details and details regarding your Wedding Dress. Registrants are also presented with the option of supplying their mobile number and the make and model name/number of any wedding dress.


When you download or use our Mobile Applications, or access one of our mobile optimised sites, we may receive information about your location and your mobile device, including a unique identifier for your device. We may use this information to provide you with location based services, such as advertising, search results, and other personalised content. Most mobile devices allow you to control or disable location services in the device's setting's menu. If you have questions about how to disable your device's location services, we recommend you contact your mobile service carrier or the manufacture of your particular device

Use of information

Dress viewing

Your contact details including telephone number and email address are collected to enable us to pass your details onto third parties who will contact you directly to arrange a dress viewing.

We disclose information to

We may disclose your personal information to third parties as follows:

Some of our webpages use plugins from third party platforms (such as the 'Facebook Recommend' or ‘Facebook Gestures’ function). Information about your visit to the Website may be collected by these third party providers on these pages. If you browse these pages whilst still also logged in to your account on the third party platform, information collected by the third party may be connected to your account on the third party platform. For more information on how these third parties use information, please read their privacy policies.

b) If we are under any duty to disclose or share your personal information in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce our terms and conditions and any other agreements.

Contacting sellers

In order to contact a seller on the Website, we will require you to supply a postcode and a selection of identifying criteria.

Use of information


When you register with our Website, we will use your information to send you email newsletters detailing changes to the Website, offers and services from third party companies via email and/or via post that we feel may be of interest to you. You have the ability to opt-out of receiving all or any of these offers by contacting us via email on info@theweddingdresslink.com.

On occasions The Wedding Dress Link run promotions in which personal information is collected. We will always ask you if agree to this and advise you if this information may be shared with a third party. You will always be asked to provide your consent to this use by opting in.

We have taken measures to ensure that information supplied to us is held securely. As a consequence - we may occasionally request proof of identity before allowing access to your personal information.

For the purposes of the prevention or detection of offences, and/or the apprehension or prosecution of offenders, we may share any information that we collect with the Police, other public or private sector agencies, governmental or representative bodies in accordance with the relevant legislation. This will include public authorities, insurance companies, finance companies, automotive advertising companies and/or other agencies. Information shared in this way will not be used for marketing purposes.

If you wish to access your personal details held by The Wedding Dress Link a charge of £10 will be payable.

Amendments and updates to this Policy may be made from time to time. Any revisions will be posted on this page so you will always be aware of what information we collect.

Online Advertisements

Telephone numbers and email addresses supplied as part of a wedding dress advertisement will be published within the relevant advertisement for the duration of the booking, to enable a potential buyer to contact the seller.

Your postcode is collected in order to provide a positioning on each wedding dress within our database, thereby enabling potential buyers to locate dresses for sale within a set radius of their chosen location.

All credit card information is processed through PayPal and The Wedding Dress Link retains no card details or records.

All details supplied to The Wedding Dress Link with your on-line advertisement will be safeguarded both by this Policy and also by the 1998 Data Protection Act. We will only ever pass your personal details to third parties to enable fulfillment of the advertising package which you have selected.

Wedding Dress Searches

Postcodes and dress information are collected in order to provide a relevant match of dresses against a specified search. The inclusion of the postcode enables us to provide the potential buyer with a range of dresses within a chosen locality, rather than dresses randomly spread throughout the country.


Email addresses are collected in order to send registrants their chosen password, providing them with online access to their registration details (available within the “My account” section on the Website). The user can access this information at any time in order to update their details.

Other registration information is collected in order:

  1. To generate an overall audience profile of visitors using the Website. This information is then used to assist in developing relevant content on the Website as well as ensuring that wedding trade advertisers looking to reach specific audience groups are encouraged to place their stock or promotions on the Website.
  2. To provide our Website visitors with the option to receive The Wedding Dress Link monthly email bulletin, as well as the option to receive email and postal offers from selected third party companies that The Wedding Dress Link believes may be of interest to them.