This is the privacy statement of dating-sites.co.uk acting under the name Dating Sites. Dating Sites is registered with the Chamber of Commerce under number 60032499 and is located at Trix Terwindtstraat 41 (3207GJ) in Spijkenisse. This document explains how Dating Sites handles the processing of your personal data. In processing your personal data, Dating Sites exercises the greatest possible care.
Acquisition of personal data:
If you use the services of Dating Sites, you yourself provide some personal data to Dating Sites, or personal data are obtained from you within the framework of the agreement. Personal data means all data relating to identified or identifiable natural persons.
Categories of personal data
Dating Sites processes the following categories of personal data:
- Contact, name and address details;
- Account information, including your password and user name;
- Other personal data provided by you.
Purpose of processing
The personal data processed by Dating Sites is for the purpose of:
- Contacting you to inform you about the services you have purchased and their implementation;
- Performing its services;
- Improving its services;
- Making payments;
- Fulfilling legal obligations;
- Doing marketing and communication expressions;
- Improving the website by analysing visitor behaviour on the website;
- Sending newsletters;
- Exchanging data with third parties for the purpose of providing services.
Basis of processing
The processing of personal data is only possible on the basis of the following grounds: (i) legal obligation, (ii) performance of contract, (iii) obtained (explicit) consent of the data subjects, and (iv) legitimate interest. When providing the services of Dating Sites, personal data are processed. Dating Sites only processes data which Dating Sites considers necessary for (the improvement of) the services and handles the (personal) data it has collected about you and your use of the services with care. The basis for processing this data is the agreement you entered into with Dating Sites. Personal data about you may also be processed by visiting the website www.datingsite.nl if you have given your permission for this.
Need for processing
The processing of your personal data is necessary in order to carry out the services. The services provided by Dating Sites cannot be fully performed without the processing of your personal data. If specific purposes relating to the personal data require your explicit consent, you must give your separate consent.
Automated decision making
There is no automated decision making.
The personal data processed by Dating Sites shall be kept in accordance with the relevant laws and regulations. If a longer retention period is necessary on the basis of laws or regulations, the personal data will be kept longer in accordance with these requirements. All (obtained) personal data will not be kept longer than strictly necessary.
Processing by third parties
Dating Sites only shares personal data with third parties if this is strictly necessary for the performance of a contract and to comply with relevant laws and regulations. No personal data will be sold. Dating Sites may be under a legal obligation to share personal data with third parties. If personal data is shared with third parties, processing agreements are concluded for this purpose. The third parties with whom personal data is shared are:
- Software suppliers, for the purpose of executing the agreement. The categories of personal data processed are location data, email address and contact and name and address details.
- Website administrator, for the purpose of executing the agreement. The categories of personal data processed are location data, email address and contact and name and address details.
- Dating websites, for the purpose of executing the agreement. The categories of personal data processed are location data, email address and contact and name and address details.
Security of Personal Data
Dating Sites takes the protection of your personal data seriously and, taking into account the state of the art, implementation costs, as well as the nature, scope, context and purposes of the processing and the risks to the rights and freedoms of individuals that vary in terms of probability and severity, takes appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure a risk-appropriate level of security.
Younger than 16 years old?
If you are under the age of 16, you may only consent to the processing of your personal data with the consent of one of your parents or legal guardian. It is then important that your parent(s) or your guardian reads this statement. They can also exercise the rights you have with respect to the personal data you leave with us, such as the right to oppose the (further) processing of your personal data or the right to access and correct your data.
By using the website you agree with the disclaimer. Dating Sites reserves the right to change the contents of its website and/or this disclaimer at any time without informing its customers and/or users of the website of such change. The content of the website has been compiled with the utmost care, but may nevertheless contain possible inaccuracies or be incomplete. Dating Sites accepts no liability whatsoever for any damage caused by or arising from the use of the website. The use of this website is entirely at the risk and expense of the user of the website. No rights can be derived from the content of the website. All texts on the website are copyrighted and owned by Dating Sites to the extent that they do not belong to third parties.
Dating Sites offers a mediation service where you will be put in contact with the dating site that, based on the information you provide, is most likely to suit you. On this dating site you can have a nice (erotic) online chat with fictitious profiles. The dating site therefore contains (partly) fictitious profiles. You cannot plan a physical appointment with these fictitious profiles.
We hope you enjoy chatting. Some of our clients sometimes find chatting via a dating site too much fun. As a result, they spend more time on this dating site than they want to.
If you find that you are spending too much time on the dating site, you can choose to request a ban from the site in question. Your IP address and email address will then be blocked from this dating site for 12 months, preventing you from using the dating site and/or the services of Dating Sites. For such a voluntary access ban, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. If you submit this voluntary access ban to Dating Sites, we will communicate it to the relevant dating site you are affiliated with as well as to all other dating sites with which we have close ties.
Before we proceed to remove your access to the website of Dating Sites as well as the dating websites to which you are affiliated, we will ascertain whether there are any circumstances that give cause to deny you access. In this regard, Dating Sites may contact you.
Dating Sites uses technical and functional cookies to optimise the website. Cookies are small text files that are sent by visiting a website to make user experiences of visitors more efficient. Dating Sites is allowed, by law, to store cookies on your device if these cookies are strictly necessary to use the website. For other types of cookies, your consent is required. We recommend accepting the cookies in connection with the usability of the website. Visitors to the website have a check in option.
The cookies that Dating Sites uses are functional cookies: these cookies ensure that the website works properly. These cookies do not affect your privacy so no permission needs to be asked and granted. With these cookies, for example, your browser settings are stored so that our website can be viewed best, or that the website remains accessible (load-balancing) but also cookies that ensure that no other cookies may be placed (no-follow).
With your permission, we place ”tracking cookies” on your computer. We use these cookies to keep track of the pages you visit in order to build up a profile of your online behaviour. This profile is not linked to your name, address, email address and the like, but only to tailor advertisements to your profile so that they are as relevant to you as possible.
On the website of Dating Sites, Google also places cookies for Google Analytics. We do not keep information about what you do on the internet. Google Analytics may be obliged under applicable laws and regulations to provide access to this data. As a result, Dating Sites cannot link information to a natural person. If you have any questions about this, please contact us at email@example.com.
Use of Social Media
If you do not want websites to place cookies on your device used to view the website, you can adjust your browser settings. Before a cookie is placed, you will receive a warning and will have to give your permission for the cookie to be placed. Failure to do so may result in, for example, the website working less well. You can adjust the settings of your browser so that your browser refuses all cookies and also the cookies of third parties. You can also remove installed cookies. For this you need to adjust the settings of your browser via preferences and then you can adjust the privacy settings.
This privacy statement does not apply to third party websites that are connected to this website through links. We cannot guarantee that these third parties will handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. We advise you to read the privacy statement of these websites before using them.
Right of data subjects
As a data subject, you have the following rights:
Right of access;
- As a data subject, you have the right to be informed as to whether or not your personal data is being processed and, if so, to obtain access in relation to the processing thereof.
Right to rectification;
- You have the right to obtain rectification and completion of inaccurate data.
Right to erasure of data;
- Without unreasonable delay, a data subject should obtain erasure of personal data concerning him.
Right to restriction of processing;
- As a data subject, you have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data. To do so, please contact Dating Sites.
Right to data portability;
- A data subject shall have the right to obtain the personal data relating to him/her which he/she has provided to Dating Sites, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable form, and also to transfer such data to Dating Sites without being obstructed by the controller to whom it was provided.
Right to object;
- The data subject shall have the right to object at any time, on grounds relating to his/her particular situation, to the processing of personal data concerning him/her, including profiling based on those provisions. Dating Sites shall cease processing the personal data unless there are compelling legitimate grounds for the processing which override the interests, freedoms and rights of the data subject relating to the exercise, establishment or support of legal claims.
If you have a complaint about the way Dating Sites handles your personal data, or wish to exercise one of the above-mentioned rights, please contact us via the website or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. To make sure that you wish to exercise a right, Dating Sites requests you to send a copy of your identity document. You can hereby black out your passport photo and MRZ (strip with numbers at the bottom) to protect your privacy. Dating Sites will respond to your request as soon as possible, but within 4 weeks. You can also file a complaint with the Dutch Data Protection Authority. This is the competent enforcement agency. You can contact this via this link: https://autoriteitpersoonsgegevens.nl/nl/contact-met-de-autoriteit-persoonsgegevens/tip-ons.
Changes to Privacy Statement
Dating Sites may at any time amend the privacy statement. On the website the most recent version is published. Therefore, always keep an eye on the website for the most recent version. If the new privacy statement has consequences for the way in which we already process data relating to you, we will inform you by e-mail.
This version was last updated on 1st February, 2022.