Privacy policy

The Society of Naturopaths (SON) take your right to privacy very seriously. We have set out this privacy policy to show how and why we use the personal information you provide to us about yourself.

Collection of information

You may be asked to submit personal information about yourself in order to receive or use services on the SON website.

We may use the information gathered in compiling anonymous statistics and research, providing you with access to the website or the services you request or otherwise in the course of our furthering our charitable objects. We will not sell, share, or rent personally identifiable information to third parties.

By entering your details in the fields requested, you enable SON and its service providers to provide you with the services you select. Whenever you provide such personal information, we will treat that information in accordance with this policy.

When using your personal information SON will act in accordance with current legislation and aim to meet current Internet best practice.


When you apply for membership of the SON you may be asked to provide us with the following information:

  • your name
  • your e-mail address
  • your physical address
  • your username and password

You may also choose to provide SON with additional information about yourself.

We may request further information from you at any time, whether you choose to provide such information or not is your choice.  Any information you do provide will be subject to the terms of this Privacy Policy and used only for the purposes for which we require such information.

Third parties

SON never passes any personally identifiable information on to any other organisation or third party. On occasion, we may use the information you have supplied to us to compile statistics to assist us in research or campaigning. In all cases, all information will be completely anonymous.


Any personal information will be treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018, as amended from time to time. We reserve the right to amend this policy from time to time.