Data Protection

Avon Au-Pairs complies with the Data Protection Act, and follows the guidelines below from Information Commissioner’s Office website.

The Data Protection Act requires all organisations which handle personal information to comply with a number of important principles regarding privacy and disclosure.

The Act states that anyone who processes personal information must comply with eight principles. These state that information must be:

  1. Fairly and lawfully processed.
  2. Processed for limited purposes.
  3. Adequate, relevant and not excessive.
  4. Accurate and up to date.
  5. Not kept for longer than is necessary.
  6. Processed in line with individuals’ rights.
  7. Secure
  8. Not transferred to other countries without adequate protection.

Privacy Policy

We do not publish your contact details on our site

We only request and collect information from families and au-pairs relevant to both parties, necessary to ensure that the applicant and family match is as close as possible to each party’s stated requirements.

This information is only disclosed to the chosen applicant/s and our partner agencies.

Host family profiles are only sent to applicants, via our partner agencies, that the families have requested to be contacted on their behalf.

By using our site and giving your information to Avon Au-Pairs you are giving us permission to use your details in this way.

The information in Avon Au-Pairs emails and any attachments regarding host families and applicant(s) is confidential.

You are not authorised to and must not copy, distribute, use any part of the information emailed to you, for any purpose.

If you have any questions please email us at: