In case of dispute the consumer may resort to an Alternative Dispute Resolution Entity:
CICAP – Tribunal Arbitral de Consumo
Rua Damião de Góis, 31, Loja 6,
+351 22 550 83 49 / +351 22 502 97
More information at consumidor.pt
At Significa (Significa, Lda.) we are committed to fair practices that protect and respect your privacy. We want you to tell you how we use and protect your personal information. This includes informing you of your rights regarding your personal information that we hold. To make this notice easy to find, we make our policies available on every page of this website.
The independent authority that upholds information rights in the public interest in Portugal is the Comissão Nacional de Protecção de Dados (the “CNPD”). Further information can be found at https://www.cnpd.pt.
Significa may collect information from you because we have a legal reason (allowed by law or under contract) to collect the information, or because you have consented for us to do so for a specific purpose.
You may give us information about you with your consent, including, but not limited to:
This information may be personal or related to your business or employment history. You may give us information for legal reasons, such as to enter into a contract with us, when you are buying services from us, or when you are taking a job at Significa.
If you visit our website we may automatically collect information about you, for example:
We may receive information about you if you use any of the other websites we operate, any other services we provide, or from our business partners instructed to collect information on their behalf.
We also work with third parties (including, for example, business partners, subcontractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers) and may receive information about you from them as part of the service we provide, or for legal reasons.
Significa collects information for some or all of the following reasons:
Significa may legally process the information we have about you for any of the following reasons:
Significa will not retain your personal information for longer than required. We will keep your personal information:
We may keep just enough of your personal information to ensure that we comply with your requests not use your personal information or comply with your right to erasure. For example, we must keep your request to be erased even if it includes your personal data until such time as you are no longer our customer.
If you have questions about our Data Retention Policy, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Significa is incorporated in Portugal. We primarily store and process your personal data in the EU. Any data may be transferred from time to time to our offices or personnel, or to third parties, located throughout the world, and may be viewed and hosted anywhere in the world, including countries that may not have laws of general applicability regulating the use and transfer of such data. To the fullest extent allowed by applicable law, by using any of the above, you voluntarily consent to the trans-border transfer and hosting of such information.
Some examples of reasons your data may be processed outside of the EEA include:
If your personal data cannot be processed within the EEA, we will:
We take precautions to protect the security of your information. We have physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to help safeguard, prevent unauthorised access, maintain data security, and correctly use your information. However, neither people nor security systems are foolproof, including encryption systems. In addition, people can commit intentional crimes, make mistakes or fail to follow policies. Therefore, while we use reasonable efforts to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If applicable law imposes any non-disclaimable duty to protect your personal information, you agree that intentional misconduct will be the standards used to measure our compliance with that duty.
Significa may share anonymised data not linked to any personal identification information with third parties, either because you have consented to allow us to do so or for contractual or legal reasons. For example, we may share your personal information with: Subcontractors and third parties for the purpose of the performance of a contract that we hold with them or that we hold with you. With third parties because you have given consent.
Other reasons Significa may share your personal information with a third party – Significa will share your personal data with third parties for the following reasons:
Significa will respect your legal rights to your data. Below are the rights that you have under law, and what Significa does to protect those rights:
Cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site and interact with us. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site and the pages they visited.
Cookies we use at Significa:
You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. Please find the instructions below to learn more:
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The term "Do Not Track" refers to a HTTP header offered by certain web browsers to request that websites refrain from tracking the user. We take action when possible in response to Do Not Track requests.
For further information regarding cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org
Our website may contain links to and from websites of our partners, suppliers and other third parties. We have no control over the content or links displayed on these sites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites may have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for any such policies. Please check these policies, where available, before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Significa does not believe its website or marketing content is appealing to children, nor is it directed at children under 13. Significa does not knowingly collect personally identifiable data from persons under the age of 13.
Last Updated: May 3, 2019