Privacy Policy

David Tyndale (“David Tyndale”) respects your right to privacy and is committed to protecting your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines how David Tyndale collects, uses and manages your personal information.

David Tyndale respects the importance of your privacy and that you have a right to make your own choices about how your personal information is collected and used. David Tyndale acknowledge that when you provide your personal information, you do so trusting David Tyndale and unless you directly give David Tyndale consent to do otherwise, David Tyndale will only collect and use your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Collecting information about you

Except as stated in this Privacy Policy, David Tyndale will not collect or use your personal information without your consent. David Tyndale collects your personal information when you:

  • provide us your personal information and contact details;
  • order the screenplay online
  • enter your personal information on the David Tyndale website;
  • interact with us through social media (including Facebook and Twitter);
  • contact us; we may also keep a record of that contact.
  • We will only collect additional personal information with your consent.

Information you give us

David Tyndale collect and store all the information you enter yourself into your Account and Email Newsletter Preference center, including personal information such as your name, addresses, phone number, email address; information about your orders; personal communications with us; and your newsletter preferences.

David Tyndale collect and store any information you give to us when you contact us through our customer contact channels eg phone, email, chat, contact center, social media; that is relevant to you or us for the purposes of updating your information, or improving our service to you or offering you new products and services if relevant.

Information from your use of our websites and services

David Tyndale collect and store information about your usage of our website. This includes technical information such as your browser type; device type; IP address; length of time you are on part of a page, a page and the site, and other technical information.

Information collected and stored from browsing our websites is anonymous, this information is associated with your account by cookies that our servers place on your computer so that we can improve your browsing and shopping experience and offer further service and products to you onsite; by email (unless you have unsubscribed from such services); by retargeting services on other platforms via cookies eg social media; and other online properties not associated with us also via cookies.

We collect and store the above information in server logs and our database.

David Tyndale use of cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer’s hard disk for record keeping purposes. Most web browsers are set to accept cookies. David Tyndale uses cookies to make your use of our website and services as convenient as possible, such as by customising your web browser’s access so that you can maintain your wishlist and shopping cart when you next visit the David Tyndale website. Cookies also enable David Tyndale to offer products and services for you on a more personalised basis.

David Tyndale uses web analytics tools, testing and other software that use cookies to improve your online experience, including the display of more relevant ads on other websites, based on your activities on your visits to the David Tyndale website. If you do not wish to receive any cookies you may set your browser to refuse cookies, however not all the functionality of the David Tyndale website may operate as expected.

Using and disclosing your personal information

David Tyndale’s purpose in collecting your personal information is to provide you with:

  • the ability for you and David Tyndale to complete or progress your order or transaction with us

David Tyndale will not use or disclose any of your personal information without your consent, unless:

  • required by law;
  • David Tyndale believes it necessary to fulfil the above purposes or otherwise to provide you with services or products which you have requested; or
  • to protect the rights, property or personal safety of other users of the website, any member of the public or of David Tyndale.

In seeking to give you the most worthwhile experience in using the David Tyndale website, your personal information may be used to send you advertisements about new books and screenplays that we think you are likely to be interested in.

David Tyndale does not disclose your personal information to advertisers. We use the services of one or more trusted service providers located overseas to use and process personal information for the explicit purpose of fraud detection, transaction processing, or for providing a product to you, in accordance with applicable privacy and data protection laws. In order to operate the David Tyndale website, fulfill the purposes set out above or otherwise deliver products, David Tyndale will not otherwise disclose your personal information to other companies or third parties without your consent.

When David Tyndale will contact you

When you complete a purchase with David Tyndale, you are presented with a comprehensive way to manage what marketing communications you wish to receive – if any – from David Tyndale. Similarly, when you subscribe to Booktopia’s newsletters, your preferences can be managed by you in their entirety.

Types of communications you may receive

  • updated information about the David Tyndale website;
  • information about our books and screenplays which may interest you; and
  • Any communication enabled in the newsletter preferences area in your account

If you are receiving promotional information about David Tyndale and do not wish to receive this information any longer, you may remove your name from our list by unsubscribing from the email sent to you. Please allow up to 3 business days for this request to be processed.

Block or Delete Cookies

You can delete the cookies that our websites and associated services have placed in your browser. You should be aware however that your browsing or shopping experience may be reduced.

Use Incognito or ‘Safe Browsing’ mode in your browser

These modes allow you to browse the web without recording web pages and files in your browser. All cookies get deleted after you’ve closed all of your incognito windows and tabs and your bookmarks and settings are stored until you delete them.

Storage and security of your personal information

David Tyndale will do everything reasonable and in its’ power to keep secure the personal information which David Tyndale Ltd holds about you. Access to this information is restricted only to David Tyndale contractors who have specific authorisation. David Tyndale also continually endeavours to improve security safeguards using the most stringent, industry-accepted online security and internal processes.

What to do if you have a problem or question

If David Tyndale becomes aware of any ongoing concerns or problems with the David Tyndale website, David Tyndale will work to address these concerns promptly. If you have any further queries relating to this Privacy Policy, or you have a problem or complaint, please contact David Tyndale by email at

Future changes

This amended Privacy Policy will apply whether or not David Tyndale has provided you specific notice of any changes or updates.