At Algarve Elegance, we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This Policy explains when and why we collect personal information about people who visit our website, how we use it, the conditions under which we may disclose it to others and how we keep it secure.
We may change this Policy from time to time so please check this page occasionally to ensure that you are happy with any changes. By using our website, you are agreeing to be bound by this Policy.
Who are we?
We are Algarve Elegance, a furnishing and interior design supplier in the Algarve, Portugal. We operate the www.algarveelegance.com website. Algarve Elegance is Registered in Portugal with Business No.: PT 288 913 850
Our registered trading address is Av. Duarte Pacheco 143, Almancil 8135-104, Algarve, Portugal
How do we collect information from you?
We obtain information about you when you use our website, for example, when you contact us.
What type of information is collected from you?
The personal information we collect might include your name, address, email address, IP address and information regarding what pages are accessed and when. If you make a purchase through our website, your card information is not held by us, it is collected by our third party payment processors, who specialise in the secure online capture and processing of credit/debit card transactions, as explained below. Your bank details held on file are NEVER passed to a third party.
How is your information used?
We may use your information only to:
- Process a puchase that you have made.
- send you communications which you have requested, such as confirmations supplied via email
We review our retention periods for personal information on a regular basis. We are legally required to hold some types of information to fulfil our statutory obligations (such as tax and accounting records). We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as is necessary for the relevant activity, or as long as is set out in any relevant contract you hold with us.
Who has access to your information?
We will not sell or rent your information to third parties.
We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.
We use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use our website. You can read more about how Google uses your personal information.
We may transfer your personal information to a third party accountant as part of our legal obligation to submit rental information to the Portuguese tax authorities. However, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring that your privacy rights continue to be protected.
How you can request your information?
How we protect your information
When you give us personal information, we take steps to ensure that it’s treated securely. Once we receive your information, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.