Date of last revision: 21st DECEMBER 2017
Vinted SAS (company number 79182599500016) whose registered office is at 53, avenue Hoche – 75008 Paris - France (“Vinted”) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information. We want to share with you how we treat personal information about you that we receive in connection with your use of our website and mobile applications (collectively, the “Site”).
Vinted SAS is as the data controller of personal data and is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ZA041842).
The terms Data Controller and Personal Data have the meanings set out in the Data Protection Act 1998. References to the Data Protection Act 1998 shall include references to any statue that replaces or amends the Data Protection Act 1998.
WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA (DATA TRANSFERS)
Although we operate internationally, Vinted is a company organized under the laws of France. The servers that host this Site are located in the Republic of Lithuania, and any personal details you provide to us will be processed by Vinted in Lithuania. If we transfer personal data out of the European Economic Area we shall ensure that we have in place measures which provide an adequate level of protection as required by the Data Protection Act 1998.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
In general, you can visit our Site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. We will usually only collect your personal information if you voluntarily submit the information to us for such purposes as registering for the use of certain services, completion of surveys, submitting applications for employment, product or service purchases, or requests for information or services. This includes any information which you submit to us using a third party service, such as Facebook Connect.
RIGHTS OF ACCESS
The Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to access the personal information we hold about you. You can exercise this right by contacting our Customer Support department by filling in the contact form . In addition, at any time you can request that we modify or delete your personal information by using the contact form with the words “UPDATE MY INFORMATION” in the subject line. Please be aware that, to protect your security and privacy, Vinted may take reasonable steps to verify your identity prior to making changes to your personal information or satisfying a request for access to that information.
HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Vinted uses, data about you (contact and personal data, usage history, etc.) that we collect from you through the Site in order to provide to you with, and develop and improve, the services on our Site. We use the personal information about you that you provide to us for our internal purposes such as responding to your requests for information or materials, delivering newsletters to you, contacting you, assessing your application for a position with Vinted and entities related to Vinted, processing and completing orders, processing your payment, administering your account, administering and developing our business relationship with you or the company you represent and to provide you with administrative communications regarding your account. We also use your personal information to communicate with you, such as, for example, newsletters, press releases, or information relating to products, offers, or programs that may be of interest to you. Please see the section on opting in and opting out for more information.
If you provide details of your location, such as your address, we may use that information to tell other users how far away they are from you. For example, to tell a buyer how far away they are from a seller. We will not use details of your location for any other purpose and we will not disclose the exact location, just an approximate area. You can opt-out of your location being used in this way at any time, just go to “My Settings”, find the “Privacy Settings” section and adjust your permissions for the “Nearby” feature. If you use our app on a mobile device, we may use your location for the same purposes, but only if you agree to this service in advance.
WHO DO WE SHARE INFORMATION WITH?
If you enable third party services to be directly integrated into your account (for example Facebook Connect), you agree that we may pass your account information to the providers of such services to enable them to provide you with the services which you have requested. Vinted does not exercise any control over such service providers, such service providers process your account information independently and in accordance with their own privacy policies.
We may also share your personal information in the event that the business of Vinted is transferred to another entity by way of merger, sale of the company’s assets, or otherwise. If you consent , we may share your information with Vinted related entities and selected third parties so that they may provide you with or contact you regarding information and materials that may be of interest to you. Please refer to the section below on opting in and out.
We may share your personal information with a third party if we are required to do so to comply with applicable law or a court order, or if it is reasonable to do so, to enforce our Terms and Conditions or to assist with a legitimate investigation (for example, in relation to suspected fraud or third party intellectual property infringement).
THE NON-PERSONAL AGGREGATE DATA WE COLLECT
We may also collect and group demographic and preferences information, responses to surveys and other personal information that we collect from you into an aggregate, anonymous form for disclosure to our existing or potential business partners, affiliates, sponsors or other third parties. However, please be assured that this aggregate data will in no way identify you as an individual or any other visitors to the Site.
We collect this information in order to determine which areas of the Site are most popular and to enhance the Site for visitors. As with other aggregated data, we may disclose such data to our existing or potential business partners, affiliates, sponsors or other third parties, but this aggregate data will in no way identify you as an individual or any other visitors to the Site.
OPTING IN AND OUT
When you submit personal information to us through the Registration Page on this Site, you consent to receiving additional information from Vinted. If you decide that you don’t want to receive information such as promotion and marketing messages, you are given the option to opt out of receiving these messages from us. Vinted will not send you information from third parties and/or partners unless you specifically consent to this.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES AND SITE ACCOUNTS
For your convenience, the Vinted Site may from time to time include links to third-party sites whose information practices may be different than ours. Visitors should consult the other sites' privacy policies, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.
SECURITY OF INFORMATION
Vinted uses industry standard security measures to safeguard information concerning, and submitted by you. Despite the security measures employed by Vinted, you should be aware that it is impossible to guarantee absolute security with respect to information sent through the Internet.
For all support based enquiries, you can contact the team here: Contact us. For all legal based enquiries, please contact us through email@example.com Member support queries will not be answered through this email.