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Waddeson Estate privacy policy

The Waddesdon Estate Office manages the wider Waddesdon Estate, Waddesdon Farms, Lower Blackgrove Farms, Waddesdon Stud, Kingsland Farm, the Louisa Cottages Charitable Trust, Arthur Goodwins Almshouses, Waddesdon Village Hall and land owned SJP Trust Corporation on behalf of the Rothschild Family and the Rothschild Family Trusts, and a number of residential properties on behalf of the Rothschild Foundation, (and unless individually stated, further collectively referred to as 'The Waddesdon Estate').

This privacy policy explains how we use any personal information we collect about you when you connect with us through employment or as a service provider, when you apply for a job, apply for a tenancy or contact us via telephone or via email.

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018
The Waddesdon Estate makes every effort to comply with the principles of the General Data Protection Regulations and the Data Protection Act 2018.

What information do we collect about you?
We collect information about you when you work with us as a direct employee, (as a permanent, temporary or work experience employee), or as a third party supplier/contractor, attend an event, apply for a job or a tenancy with us, or access estate information via the Waddesdon Manor website. Website information is collected using cookies.

How will we use the information about you?
We collect information about you to process and manage your employment, your tenancy, process job applications and, if you agree, to email you with other information we think may be of interest to you.

The use of your information may involve sharing your information with employees, contractors, agents and professional advisors of The Waddesdon Estate, fraud prevention agencies, and other carefully selected organisations. Written agreement exists between The Waddesdon Estate and such parties that there must be no further disclosure of personal data or usage for direct marketing by those organisations unless you consent.

If you are interested in renting a property from the Estate we will hold your details on a prospective tenancy list to provide you with marketing information about suitable properties when they come available.

You have the right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes or from giving your information to any third parties as detailed above.

If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please either respond to the email or contact us to request your removal from the prospective tenancy list at:

Access to your information and correction
You have the right to request the information we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of the information please contact the estate office by email:

or write to us at the following address:

Estate Yard Office
Queen Street

We may ask you to verify your identity before supplying the information. Acceptable forms of ID include:

  • Photocard driver’s licence
  • Passport

We want to make sure your personal information is accurate and up to date and you can ask us to correct or remove information you may think is inaccurate.

If, subsequently, you make a data protection instruction to The Waddesdon Estate which contradicts a previous instruction, (or instructions), then The Waddesdon Estate will follow your most recent instruction.

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. The Waddesdon Manor website, (, uses cookies and the information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. It may also be used to optimise your experience of the website.

For further information visit or

You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases some of our website features may not function as a result.

The Waddesdon Estate also uses cookies in its email communications to personalise the email and track whether the mail has opened or read and whether the recipient has used any website links contained in the email communication. This allows us to monitor and improve our email communications and website information.

Links to third party websites
The Waddesdon Manor website contains links to other websites. This Privacy Policy only applies to the Waddesdon site so when you link to other websites you should read their own privacy policy.

The Waddesdon Estate holds you personal data in accordance with the security provisions of the UK Data Protection legislation. We use industry standard Secure Server Software (SSL) for your online transactions with us. It encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name and address, so that it cannot be read as the information travels over the internet.

Notification of changes
We keep our Privacy Policy under regular review and we will directly inform employees, tenants and suppliers of any updates as well as update this web page.

This privacy policy was last updated on 19 Oct 2018