Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Tau Online uses and protects any information that you give Tau Online when you use this website.

Tau Online is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Tau Online may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 11th of June 2010.

What We Collect

We may collect any of the following:-

  • Aggregate usage data (browser info, IP address and area of visit)
  • User account related information (usernames and email addresses. You may also elected to share additional information such as gender, age, location)
  • Other information relevant to user surveys

What we do with the information we gather

We collect this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service. In particular, for the following reasons:-

  • Internal record keeping
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We periodically send informational email newsletters which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you may provide at your own choice.
  • We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small text file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive when you attempt to log into the community forums and/or website. This is required to keep you logged into the website. If you agree, the file is added and cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual, enabling us to provide additional services to you.

A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • You may unsubscribe to our email newsletter at any time you so wish by visiting the Newsletter area of the website and using the available form.
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at info[at]tauonline[dot]org

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us at info[at]tauonline[dot]org.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. is completely unofficial and is in no way endorsed by Games Workshop Limited.