Frequently Asked Questions and Answers from Termly’s Legal Experts

Is a website privacy policy required by law?

Yes, a website privacy policy is required by law for many websites that collect personal information from users. For websites with Californian users, a privacy policy is legally required by the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA). For websites with users in the EEA, a privacy policy is mandated by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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Privacy policy laws vary from country to country.

Privacy laws around the world vary based on country, industry, and users. Whether a privacy policy is required for your website depends on applicable laws.

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