Privacy notice

6. Data transfers beyond the European Union

The European Union (EU) will adopt the same Data Protection safeguards as the United Kingdom. It’s by exception that data would be sent outside the EU.

If we send information to non-EU countries, this will be:

  • with your consent, or
  • to comply with a lawful and legitimate request, or
  • if we use service providers or contractors in non-EU countries

If we transfer your information beyond the EU, we will make sure that it’s protected in the same way as if it was being used in the EU.

To keep your information safe we will either:

If we intend to make a transfer in response to a lawful and legitimate request we will normally tell you in advance unless there are compelling reasons, such as law enforcement or, reasons of safety which justify not doing so.

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