References to “Bayanat”, “our”, “us” or “we” within this policy are to Bayanat for Mapping and Surveying Services - Bayanat L.L.C.
References to “you”, “your”, “yourselves” and “yourself” are to users of Bayanat’s websites, and other products and services.
Who we are
For the purpose of applicable data protection laws, the entity with responsibility for controlling how your data is used and protected the data controller is Bayanat for Mapping and Surveying Services - Bayanat L.L.C a limited liability company established in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and whose principal address is at P.O. Box 11143, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
If you use our facilities and services, the entity which manages the relevant facility or service will also be a data controller in respect of your personal data.
What information do we collect from you?
We may collect information about you from different sources as detailed below.
Information you give us
You may also choose to provide information in relation to your visit to Bayanat’s facility. You may also give us information about yourself when you respond to a communication from us or by filling in forms (both online and offline), over the telephone and through written correspondence with us.
The information you give us may include your name, postal address, email address, date of birth, payment card information, landline and/or mobile telephone number, preferences, as well as other personal information.
Information we collect about you
We may collect information about your use of our websites, mobile applications, facilities and services, your preferences in this regard, and details of transactions you make with us.
- technical information, including the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet, your login information, browser type and version, device identifier, location and time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform, page response times, and download errors;
- information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstreams to, on and from our websites;
- length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouseovers) and methods used to browse away from the page.
Information we receive and collect from other sources
We may receive information about you from the other services that we provide. We also work closely with third parties and may receive information about you from them. We may also collect information about you from publicly available sources, including publicly available content on social media.
How do we use your personal information?
We may use your personal information to:
How do we use personal information for this purpose?
What is the legal basis for us processing your information in this way?
Provide you with services you request from Bayanat.
We will need to use your personal information where this is necessary for us to perform our obligations under a contract with you.
Using your personal information in this way is necessary for us to perform our contractual obligations to you.
Contact you to provide you with information about Bayanat's services and latest offers including tailoring such information to your interests (e.g. based on your browsing history and purchase history, provided you have consented to this).
We will need to use your personal information (such as your email address or other contact details) to send you information about Bayanat's latest offers that you may be interested in. Please note we may also share your personal information with other entities within Bayanat for this purpose.
It is in our legitimate interests to use your contact information and other personal data we receive and collect about you to send you details of Bayanat's latest services and offers that may be of interest to you, provided this is in line with your marketing preferences. To the extent required by applicable law, we will ask for your consent before processing your information in this way.
Combine information we receive and collect (e.g. from your requests, preferences and purchase history) to understand your interests and preferences and provide you with a more personalized experience.
We may combine the information we receive and collect about you to better understand your interests and preferences, so that we can provide you with an experience that is tailored to those interests and preferences. For example, we may do this by offering you use of certain facilities that you are most likely to be interested in, or sending you personalized offers or promotions by email (where you have agreed to receive our emails), or offering you advertising content that is relevant to your interests.
It is in our legitimate interests to personalize our services and advertising for you to better meet your needs as a customer, and to ensure that we provide the best service possible to our customers, provided this is in line with your marketing choices. We will look at your preferences that we derive from your purchase history and the preferences you communicate to us so that we can achieve this.
Comply with legal requirements and exercise or defend legal claims.
We may sometimes need to process personal information to comply with legal requirements to which we are subject (for example in relation to health and safety).
It is in our legitimate interests to process personal information for the purposes of exercising and defending legal claims. Processing personal information may also be necessary to ensure compliance with Bayanat’s legal obligations.
Process your payments and protect against fraudulent transactions.
We may need to process your personal information in order to keep your payments safe and secure and protect against fraudulent transactions.
To keep our customers' payments secure and to prevent fraud. Processing personal information in this way may also be necessary to ensure compliance with the Bayanat’s legal obligations.
Process your personal information where this is necessary to keep our website safe and secure.
We may need to process your personal information in order to keep our website safe and secure and protect against illegal or fraudulent activity such as cyber attacks.
To monitor how Bayanat’s website is used to help detect and prevent fraud, other crimes and the misuse of our websites. This helps us to ensure that you can safely use Bayanat’s website.
Transfers of personal information
- Our service providers
We may use other companies, agents or contractors (“Service Providers”) to perform services on our behalf or to assist us with the provision of services to you. For example, we may engage Service Providers to provide marketing, advertising, communications, IT services, to personalize and optimize our service, to analyse and enhance data (including data about users’ interactions with our services), and to provide legal, accounting, insurance, audit and other professional services. In the course of providing such services, these Service Providers may have access to your personal information. However, these Service Providers are contractually bound only to use personal information to perform the services that we hire them to provide. We will always use our best efforts to ensure that all the Service Providers we work with will keep your personal information secure.
- Our partners, subject to your consent
We may share your personal data with our key partners in accordance with UAE Federal and ADGM data privacy and protection laws. Bayanat has relationships with other companies, whereby our customers can also benefit from exclusive experiences with our partnerships. We will always use our best efforts to ensure that all partners we work with will keep your personal information secure.
- Third parties permitted by law
In certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose or share your personal information in order to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation (for example, we may be required to disclose personal information to the police, or to judicial or administrative authorities). We may also disclose your personal information to third parties in order to enforce our terms and conditions or other agreements, or to protect the rights, property or safety of Bayanat or the public.
- Third parties connected with business transfers
Where we store your personal information
Security of personal information
All information you provide to us via our website is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions carried out via our website will be encrypted using Transport Layer Security (TLS) technology version 1.2 or higher.
Bayanat has taken steps to safeguard the confidentiality of its communications and computing infrastructure, including by implementing authentication, monitoring, auditing and encryption technology. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation, and day-to-day operations of this website as part of our continuing commitment to the security of electronic content and the electronic transmission of information. Despite our best efforts unfortunately the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we have strict procedures and security measures in place, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site.
Third party websites and apps
You have the following rights with respect to the personal information that we hold about you.
Your right to access the information we hold about you
You can request access to the information Bayanat holds about you by contacting us using the contact details set out below. Our file of your information will usually be made available to you within 30 days, although occasionally we may not be able to give you access to the personal information we hold about you (for example, we may not be able to give you access if it would unreasonably affect someone else’s privacy or if giving you access poses a serious threat to someone’s life, health or safety). Please note that we may apply an administrative charge for providing access to your information in certain circumstances, if permitted by applicable law. Any such charge will be reasonable and we will advise you of the charge and obtain your consent before providing you with access to your personal information. Please note that if you request a copy of your data using electronic means (such as email), then we will provide a copy of your information in electronic form unless you ask us to do otherwise.
Your right to have your information corrected or deleted
If you have an account with us, you can sign into that account to update your personal information. If you have problems updating the information on your account or if you would like us to delete your information, please email your request to the address set out below and we will action it as soon as possible.
Your right to object to us processing your personal information
You have the right to object to us processing your personal information, even where that processing is necessary for our legitimate interests (for example, where the processing is necessary for the legitimate commercial objectives we pursue in the course of our business), including the profiling we undertake to send you personalized offers, product recommendations and similar content. You also have the right to object to any results of a processing activity that prejudice your rights and that are conducted exclusively through automated systems.
You also have the right to ask us to stop processing your personal information for direct marketing purposes, including any profiling we undertake for the purposes of direct marketing. We will in any case only send you marketing communications if you have previously agreed to this, but if you change your mind you can easily unsubscribe from our marketing communications at any time by following the instructions included in these marketing communications.
Please note that, if you have consented to receive offers from our partners, our partners are responsible for taking account of your rights, including your right to unsubscribe from receiving offers from them.
Your right to have your personal information transmitted to another organisation
Where we hold personal information about you with your consent or for the performance of a contract with you, you also have the right to ask us to provide you with the personal information we hold about you in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and, where technically feasible, to transmit that personal information to another organisation.
Making a complaint
You have the right to lodge a complaint with a local data protection authority in the EEA or the UAE if you believe that we have not complied with applicable data protection laws.
The local data protection authority will differ depending on the country you are in.
If you want to exercise any of the rights set out above, have any questions or concerns about how we treat your personal information, you wish to ask us to stop processing your personal information, or you would like to request a copy of the personal information we hold about you, please contact us [email protected]
How long do we keep your personal information?
Your personal information is stored by us and/or our Service Providers, strictly to the extent necessary for the performance of our obligations and strictly for the time necessary to achieve the purposes for which the information is collected, in accordance with applicable data protection laws. When we no longer need to use your information, we will remove it from Bayanat’s systems and records and/or take steps to properly anonymize it so that you can no longer be identified from it (unless we need to keep your information to comply with legal or regulatory obligations to which we are subject).
You must have reached the minimum age as set out under applicable data protection laws to share your personal information with Bayanat, or you must have received permission from your parent or guardian to do so.