Your Data

When you use our website, or sign up for membership of Friends of Breastfeeding, or to be paired with a Breastfeeding Buddy, we collect your personal data.

We fully respect your personal privacy rights and do not as a general rule collect personal information of any kind, without your clear permission and only collect the specific information we require.

Any personal information which we collect will be treated strictly in accordance with the principles of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

We will only ever hold your personal data you supply for the length of time required for processing or for regulatory record keeping requirements and we will only ever use the details you provide for the purpose for which they were received.

In the following instances your personal data is handled by third parties:

•             MailChimp provides the newsletter subscription management service.

•             Stripe and PayPal are used for donations, stallholder payments and events tickets.

•             EventBrite is used for events tickets.

We may also use additional third parties from time to time for specific business needs.

Your Rights

You have the right to request to see a copy of the information we hold about you and to request corrections or deletions of the information that is no longer required.

You have the right to lodge a complaint against Friends of Breastfeeding regarding data protection issues with the Data Protection Commission (

If you have any questions or change your mind about us holding your data, please contact us on