On the website spay.gr, we use technologies referred to as ‘cookies’ under article 6, paragraph 1, point f of the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 to collect information that helps us to improve our website’s user experience which is a lawful basis for processing data in the sense of the aforementioned provision.
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone etc.) when visiting our website. Cookies do not harm your device, do not contain viruses, trojan malware or other malicious software. Depending on the device used each time, cookies collect information retrieving only the data that they have stored on your device. That does not mean that cookies contain any information that personally identifies you.
Cookies are used to improve your online experience. For this reason, we use session cookies which allow users to be recognised within our website so that any page changes, or item, or data selection you do, is remembered from page to page. Session Cookies are automatically deleted from your device when you leave our website.
Apart from session cookies, we also use temporary cookies for ease of use when browsing, which are stored in your device for a specific amount of time. This means that if you visit our website in the future, any preferences you had previously selected will be remembered the next time you visit the site so that you do not have to repeat any actions you took during your previous visit.
Bear in mind that you can configure your browser’s cookie settings so that cookies are not stored in your device and any existing ones are immediately deleted. If you wish to know how you apply these settings to your browser, please check the help options of your browser or directly contact your software developer.
This website may contain links to external Internet sites which are owned and operated by third parties (natural or legal persons), who are not under the control of SPAY. Under no circumstances should the Union be held liable for the policy on Privacy and Data Protection followed by these external sites.
SPAY implements appropriate technical and organisational security measures to minimise the risk of unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorised disclosure and use of, or access to personal data transmitted, stored or otherwise processed. Furthermore, each of our employees and associates processes only a restricted amount of data, required to perform their duties.
We ensure that our employees have been authorised to process the personal data and that they have committed themselves to confidentiality, or are under an appropriate statutory obligation of confidentiality. In the case of a personal data breach, SPAY shall notify the personal data breach to you and to the supervisory authority competent, when legally required to do so.