Outgrownit is committed to protecting your privacy online. All personal information collected and used from the Outgrownit site will be processed in accordance with the 1998 Data Protection Act. Once you register with us you are agreeing to having your details stored with the data controller Compila. We will never sell, rent or transfer this information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent.
Data collected
In order to place an ad on the Outgrownit site we will require you to supply your name, address, postcode, phone number and e-mail address. If you need to update your information at any time, you may do so, by logging in and editing your details in the members section.
Disclosure of Information
- We may disclose your personal information in response to a valid legal request, or in response a government or law enforcement agency that claims that a listing infringes some ones rights or safety, or that the disclosure is necessary to prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss to a third party.
- We may also disclose personal information to another business entity if we were merging with or being acquired by another company. Should either of these situations occur we will require that the new entity follows this privacy policy, if this is not the case then we will notify all users of the change prior to the situation changing.
- No personal details given at registration will be published online when you place an ad apart from the nearest town to your item or your postcode to enable buyers to search in areas local to them.
- We have built in a secure message form for potential Buyers to contact Sellers directly. If this form is used, the Seller will receive an email from the Buyer's email address. Therefore, the Seller will be able to view the Buyer's email address and reply directly. Sellers may choose to publish personal contact email addresses and telephone numbers in the text of their ad, but do so at their own risk. This information will be in the public domain and e-mail addresses can be used by third parties for spam or fraudulent means.
If you have obtained the private contact details of another Outgrownit user in order to enter into a transaction, it is illegal to add them to your mailing list without their express consent, either e mail or alternative means of communication. To report spam from another user or unwarranted e mails please contact us at
The password you used to register with Outgrownit is never disclosed to any one who does not have data control access and must be kept private by you. Even though there are no financial details held with us it is a key to act on your behalf and as you are liable for all actions taken on the website under your name and password, it is imperative that you inform us immediately if you think it has been disclosed to anyone else and change it in your details section.
In common with other sites, we issue a "cookie". This is a small file that the website puts on your hard drive with a unique reference number, that enables us to remember your postcode and login details when you next return to the Site, enabling a quicker access time. If you would rather this information not to be recognized, you can set your browser to refuse cookies, or to warn you before accepting them. If you would like more information about cookies please look at
We may amend this Privacy Policy at any time by posting the amended terms on this site, and E mail to all registered users the changes made. Changes will take effect 30 days after notification has been made.
Outgrownit has put in place a number of standard industry security measures and other appropriate to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal identifiable information.
You may at any time request details of any personal data we hold about you by emailing us at Please note that by English law we are entitled to charge you £10 for providing this information.
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