Privacy Policy

Dundee Vegan Festival strongly believes in protecting the integrity and privacy of personal information gathered from visitors to our website. Since the protection of your privacy is of great importance to us, we have created this privacy policy to communicate our practices regarding the collection and dissemination of personal information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name, e-mail address, IP, or any other information, provided to us by our members and website visitors.

This policy describes the types of information that we may collect from you when you access or use our website (collectively, our “Services”).

These policies do not extend to external sites linked to dundeeveganfestival.co.uk. Please check with these sites for their policies regarding data privacy, including the use of “cookies”.

 

By using our website you accept the terms of this Privacy Policy.

 

What information does Dundee Vegan Festival collect?

We collect several types of information from and about users of our website, including information:

  • by which you may be personally identified; and/or
  • about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Services.
  • Service usage details.

We collect this information:

  • directly from you when you voluntarily provide it to us; and/or
  • automatically as you navigate through our Services (information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies).

How does Dundee Vegan Festival use the information gathered from the above sources?

We use your information to send you details about our campaigns, events and activities, site updates and additions, occasional contests and fun stuff.

Dundee Vegan Festival also uses information gathered via the Services to improve our Web-based campaigns. Dundee Vegan Festival performs statistical analyses of aggregate user behaviour and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of various areas on our Services and to use such information to improve our ability to serve you better.

We use the information you provide to us to enhance the functionality and improve the quality of our Services.

Why does Dundee Vegan Festival ask for my information?

In order to deliver Services and participate in some activities, you might be asked to provide some additional personal information. This could be in connection with any one or combination of the following:

  • Participation in contests, surveys, petitions, information pack requests, and giveaways
  • Purchasing items on our website
  • Subscription to Dundee Vegan Festival newsletter

Cookie Policy:

At Dundee Vegan Festival, we are doing our best to be transparent about how we collect and use data related to you. Below you will find information about how and when we use cookies. This cookie policy applies to the Dundee Vegan Festival website and any product or service that links to this privacy policy or incorporates it by reference.

Does Dundee Vegan Festival use cookies, what are they for, and how are they used?

Yes, Dundee Vegan Festival uses “Cookies” (vegan of course) on its web pages. A Cookie is a small piece of data that is stored on your hard drive. Cookies can be used to recognize you when you visit Dundee Vegan Festival, remember your preferences, and give you a personalised experience based on previous filters you’ve set. Cookies can help you fill out forms on Dundee Vegan Festival more easily. Third party integrations on our site also use Cookies. At current time they include FacebookInstagram, and Google, but this may change over time.

Performance or Analytics Cookies help us see how well our site performs in different locations. We use this to understand, improve, and research features and services.

Please note that the links provided to these third party sites are just references and not the policies for all the third party services used on the site.

By using this site or our Services, you are agreeing to the use of Cookies and similar technologies for the purposes described in this policy.

It is possible to disable Cookies through your device or browser settings, but doing so may affect your ability to use the Site. Any user may disable all Cookies.
The method for disabling Cookies may vary by device and browser, but can usually be found in preferences or security settings.

To find out more about Cookies, including how to see what Cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit allaboutcookies.org, or aboutcookies.org.

 

Social Sharing Features

The Services may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools (such as the Facebook “Like” button), which let you share actions you take on our Services with other media, and vice versa. Your use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.

 

Analytics, tailored advertising, and links to other sites

To help us better understand your use of the Services, we may use third-party web analytics on our Services, such as Google Analytics. These service providers use automatically-collected information. The information collected by this technology will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, who use the information to evaluate our users’ use of the Services. To prevent Google Analytics from collecting or using your information, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on.

 

How is information used in Dundee Vegan Festival newsletter?

You will only receive e-mail newsletters from us if you have expressly signed up for them on the Dundee Vegan Festival website. The information that we gather from subscribers to our newsletter list (including e-mail addresses) is not shared with other organizations or companies. From time to time, we may send out e-mail messages that might include information about these like-minded organizations and companies, but we do not provide them with access to any personal information that you have provided.

All e-mail messages sent to e-mail newsletter subscribers contain a link to unsubscribe or to modify your profile. You may subscribe or unsubscribe to any e-news or e-mail communication from Dundee Vegan Festival newsletter at any time.

If you have any questions about Dundee Vegan Festival newsletters, please contact us.

 

How does Dundee Vegan Festival protect your information?

Dundee Vegan Festival is extremely protective of the information gathered through its membership and website. Our website has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of the information under our control. Our Web server is located in a locked, secure environment. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or via a mobile device, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security and thereby usage in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy.

We assume no liability or responsibility for disclosure of your information due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access, or other causes beyond our control. You play an important role in keeping your personal information secure.

 

Third party links and services

The Services may contain links to third-party websites. Your use of these features may result in the collection, processing or sharing of information about you, depending on the feature. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites or services which may be linked to our services. We do not endorse or make any representations about third-party websites or services. Our Privacy Policy does not cover the information you choose to provide to or that is collected by any third party. We strongly encourage you to read such third-party privacy policies.

 

Does Dundee Vegan Festival rent, sell, or trade my information?

No, Dundee Vegan Festival never rents, sells or trades your email address, name, nor postal addresses to other organisations and commercial companies. Only Dundee Vegan Festival will have access to your personal information.

 

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in the law, our data collection and use practices, the features of our Services, or advances in technology. Please check this page periodically for changes. Use of information we collect is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will post the changes here. Please review the changes carefully. Your continued use of the Services following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will constitute your consent and acceptance of those changes.

 

Additional questions? Contact us

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, the information that we have collected from you online, the practices of this site, or your interaction with this Web site, contact us.