Typeonline is based in the UK and subject to the Data Protection Act.
The Data Protection Act 1998 states that anyone processing personal data must comply with the eight enforceable principles of good practice. These state that data must be:
- fairly and lawfully processed
- processed for limited purposes
- adequate, relevant and not excessive
- not kept longer than necessary
- processed in accordance with the data subject's rights
- not transferred to countries without adequate protection.