Privacy Policy

1       Introduction

1.1      Dine for Fun takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This policy explains how and for what purposes we use the information collected about you via www.dineforfun.com (referred to below as the "Website"). Please read this privacy policy carefully. By using the Website and any services we offer via the Website, you are agreeing to be bound by this policy in respect of the information collected about you via this Website.

1.2      If you have any queries about the policy, please get in touch with us enquiries@dineforfun.com and we will do our best to answer your questions.

2       Personal information collected

When you register on our Website, we will ask you for certain information:

2.1      We will collect the following information from you in order to set up your Account:-

2.1.1      your name;

2.1.2      date of birth;

2.1.3      e-mail address;

2.1.4      postal address; and

2.1.5      telephone number.

Although it is not compulsory to give us this information, if you do not then we will not be able to register you as a Member and allocate you to a Dine for Fun Group. You have a right to request that your information is amended if incorrect or not up to date. If you wish to amend your information, please contact us at www.dineforfun.com/sign-up.

2.2      You will also have the opportunity to add some information to let other Members know a little bit about you (known as your "Profile"):

2.2.1      A photograph of you;

2.2.2      Your sexuality;

2.2.3      Your interests and likes;

2.2.4      Your drinking habits;

2.2.5      Your dietary requirements, allergies, food intolerances (important – see paragraph 2.3 below); and

2.2.6      Any other (appropriate) information you want to add.

Subject to paragraph 2.3 below, this information is voluntary and does not have to be submitted, but it will be visible to other Members of your Dine for Fun Group if you chose to participate and become a Member.

2.3      IMPORTANT:- It is your responsibility to ensure that you let us know about your allergies of food intolerances and keep this information up to date. 

3       Use of this information

3.1      We will use this information in order to:

3.1.1      Allocate you to a Dine for Fun Group and to arrange Dinner Parties;

3.1.2      administer your accounts with us;

3.1.3      send you information about your Dine for Fun Group and our Services;

3.1.4      send other members of your Dine for Fun Group information about you;

3.1.5      carry out marketing analysis and make general improvements to our Website;

3.1.6      to obtain your views or comments on the Services;

3.1.7      contact the winners of our competitions and to help us plan other promotional activity.

4       Sharing this information

4.1      In order for you to take part in Dine for Fun we must provide some necessary details about you to the other members of your Dine for Fun Group. The information will include:-

4.1.1      all the details posted by you in your Account (see above) with the exception of your telephone number and email address, which shall remain private; and

4.1.2      all of the information you submit in your Profile

We tell you about this at the point we collect that information on the Website.

4.2      Other than as set out above, we will not disclose any of your personal information without your permission unless we are required by law to do so (for example, if required to do so by a court order or for the purposes of prevention of fraud or other crime).

5       Information automatically collected from your computer

5.1      Log files / IP addresses: When you visit the Website our web server automatically records your IP address. This IP address is not linked to any of your personal information.

5.2      We may also gather other non-personal information (from which we cannot identify you) such as the type of your internet browser which we use to provide you with a more effective service.

6       Changes to your details

We aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible. If you would like to review or change the details you have supplied us with, you may do so at any time using the "Your Account" and "Edit Your Profile" sections.

7       Security

We have implemented technology and policies to safeguard your privacy from unauthorised access and improper use. We use secure server software (SSL) to protect the personal information you need to input before it is sent to us. All financial information is processed through Paypal directly.

8       Linking to third party websites

8.1      We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other sites even if you access them using links from our Website and recommend that you check the policy of each site you visit and contact its owner or operator if you have any concerns or questions.

8.2      In addition, if you linked to this Website from a third party site, we cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of the owners or operators of that third party site and recommend that you check the policy of that third party site and contact its owner or operator if you have any concerns or questions.