Privacy policy

This statement discloses the terms and conditions for usage of It applies solely to this website.


GIDS is committed to the privacy of individuals using this website. This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for It applies solely to this website.

Some services on this website, for example our contact forms, collect personal information from you. Any information you do submit will be kept in the strictest confidence and will never be passed on to a third party, unless there is a legal obligation to do so.


This website strives to offer accurate and up to date content. However the ever‐changing nature of healthcare means that inaccuracies are sometimes unavoidable. Whilst we welcome feedback to correct errors, responsibility for the use of any information found here lies solely with the user. You also assume the risk of computer viruses, worms, trojan horses and other destructive code by downloading files from this website.

To report an error or inaccuracy please contact


This website is not responsible for the content or reliability of external websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Listing shall not be taken as endorsement of any kind. While we endeavour to keep all links up to date we cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages.

To report a broken or dead link please


We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website or the sites to which it links. We accept no responsibility for any damages arising from the loss of use of information.


Different copyright restrictions apply to individual documents on this website. Unless otherwise stated, the following copyright statement applies to content found on this site: the Gender Identity Development Service reserves its right to retain its intellectual property. Visitors to this website are welcome to access this copyright material and view for any purpose, or to download onto electronic, magnetic, optical or similar storage media provided that such activities are for personal use, private research, study or in‐house use only. Content downloaded from this website may not be used for profit making activities without prior consent from the Gender Identity Development Service and Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust Communications team.

Information collection and use

We do not store or collect any personal information about site users.