Doctor Who Appreciation Society (‘the Society’/DWAS) and Space Rocket Ltd Data Processing Statement

By joining the Society or renewing your membership, you are providing your personal data to us. This will be retained by the Society in our membership records for the duration of your membership and should it lapse, for a limited time thereafter for administrative purposes.

Your data will be used for the purpose of administering your membership. It may be shared with our company, Space Rocket Ltd, for the provision of services to you and will also be passed to our mailers on a regular basis in order for you to receive Celestial Toyroom and other Society publications. We do not use your data for automatic decision making.

Neither the Society nor Space Rocket Ltd will use your data for any non-membership related purposes, nor will it be passed to a third party other than as above, or unless one of the legal exceptions applies, or if we are required to do so by law.

You have the right to ask us what data we hold about you. You may do so by writing to the Society at DWAS, P O Box 1011, Horsham, RH12 9RZ, UK or by email to You may also contact Space Rocket Ltd at the same address or at for this purpose.

If data we hold about you is inaccurate we will amend it. You also have the right to have your data removed from our systems. However, you should remember that if you choose to do so, we may be unable to provide you with the services you have paid for. We may also decline to do so for a period if we consider we need to retain it for other reasons.

The Society operates an Email Bulletin list which you can join at our website. This data is held by a third party (Mail Chimp) solely for the purpose of running that bulletin. You can amend or delete your data held there at any time by following the links in a recent email or in the confirmation you received on joining the list.

The Society uses an authorised merchant service provider to process credit and debit card data. It does not retain any card data itself. DWAS also has a Facebook page which the public may contribute to, and this is governed by the rules applying to Facebook only.

The Society is a non-profit making organisation and any surplus generated by it or by its company it used for the benefit of the organisation as a whole. As such and taking into account the purposes for which it holds data, the Executive committee considers that DWAS is currently exempt from registration as a data controller. However, it still adheres to the provisions and protections contained within the relevant UK regulations. Space Rocket Ltd is registered with the Information Commissioners Office in the UK as a tier 1 data user. Its registration number is ZA873561



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