About Jigsaw Adoption

In this section, you will find Jigsaw's polices for dealing with personal data collected from our service users and other sources as well as terms on which third parties may process data received from Jigsaw.

Guests and adopters

If you are visiting our site to learn about adoption and/or if you are contacting us to discuss potential adopting and/or if you are going through the adoption process with us and/or you are providing personal data to us in any other capacity, Jigsaw's data protection and data retention policies are relevant to you. Both policies are an integral part of our data protection framework and we recommend that you familiarise yourself with both.

Data protection policy

Data retention policy

Local authorities and sub-contractors

If you are a local authority discussing a potential placement of a child/children with our adopters or if you are doing work for us on a freelance basis or if you are receiving personal data from Jigsaw in any other capacity, you are a "data processor" as defined in Article 4of the EU regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection and the terms set out below with apply to you.

Terms and conditions for data processing

Data access

If you are a data subject (i.e. if you have given us personal data), you have the right to request a copy of such personal data. Please use the form below to make a request.

Subject access request form

Additional information

If you have any questions or would like to discuss, please don't hesitate to contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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