Mamieaupair is committed to an ongoing process of compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation of 27 April 2016. With this new regulation Mamieaupair reinforces its personal data protection policy so that the data of our users are collected and used in a transparent, confidential and secure way.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

The data communicated by the users of in the contact / registration forms will be deleted after a period of one year from the date of sending the form.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Analytical” cookies are used to improve our services, we use audience measurement cookies such as the number of pages viewed, the number of visits, the activity of Users and their frequency of return, including through Google Analytics services. These cookies only allow the establishment of statistical studies on Users’ traffic on our platform, the results of which are completely anonymous to enable us to know the use and performance of our platform and to improve its operation. Accepting these cookies is a necessary condition for the use of our platform. If you refuse them, we cannot guarantee normal use on our platform.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information. You can contact the technical team in case of problems to ensure that they are removed at the following address:

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request the deletion of your personal data by contacting our technical team at the following email address: This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

We remain at your disposal at the following address ( for any questions concerning the management of your data.

Additional information

How we protect your data

This website applies generally recognised technological and organisational security measures to ensure that personal data collected are not lost, misused, accessed, altered or disclosed by unauthorised third parties unless the disclosure of such data is required by current regulations, in particular at the request of a judicial, police, gendarmerie or any other authority authorised by law.

How to contact us – data protection office contact details

If you have any questions or complaints or if you would like to make recommendations or comments to our team to improve our Privacy Policy you can send an email to .

Your requests will be processed within 30 days. In addition to your request, we will ask you to attach a photocopy of a proof of identity so that we can verify your identity.