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Our Privacy Policy was compiled in line with the General Data Protection Regulation ((GDPR). It sets out the principles WinelandsWeb.co.za adheres to in order to protect your privacy while using our services, by outlining how and why we collect information about you, how we store and use this information, and how you have control over this information.

Fundamental principles: We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products and services, or protect our rights. We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.

 
Collection : Website Visitors
Like most website operators, WinelandsWeb.co.za collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request.

We may collect information about you, as follows:

• Name and email address when you contact us.
• Name and email addresses submitted by user by using an event upload form.
• Name and email address submitted to sign up for email list.
• Information collected when users register on WinelandsWeb.co.za.
• Google Analytics tracking.
• Social media account plugin, widgets or button cookies that track users.
• Advertising programs like Google Adsense which track users.

WinelandsWeb.co.za’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how WinelandsWeb.co.za’s visitors use its website. This information is never shared with or sold to third parties.

WinelandsWeb.co.za also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, and personally-identifying information like names and e-mail addresses, for logged-in users who upload events to WinelandsWeb.co.za. This information is never shared with or sold to third parties. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

WinelandsWeb.co.za never collects or stores financial data on its servers.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
WinelandsWeb.co.za discloses non-personally-identifying, potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on WinelandsWeb.co.za’s behalf or to provide services available at WinelandsWeb.co.za, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others.

Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using WinelandsWeb.co.za, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. WinelandsWeb.co.za will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, WinelandsWeb.co.za discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when WinelandsWeb.co.za believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of WinelandsWeb.co.za, third parties or the public at large.

If you are a registered user of WinelandsWeb.co.za and have supplied your email address, WinelandsWeb.co.za may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with WinelandsWeb.co.za. We primarily use our website to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. You may at any time request to unsubscribe, or to remove your details entirely.

WinelandsWeb.co.za takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. WinelandsWeb.co.za uses cookies to help WinelandsWeb.co.za identify and track visitors, their usage of WinelandsWeb.co.za, and their website access preferences. WinelandsWeb.co.za visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using WinelandsWeb.co.za, with the drawback that certain features of WinelandsWeb.co.za may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Google Analytics
Winelands Web uses Google Analytics, including its Demographics and Interest Reporting, to collect data about your traffic via Google advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers, in addition to data collected through a standard Google Analytics implementation. To provide website visitors the ability to prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

Business Transfers
In the unlikely event that WinelandsWeb.co.za goes out of business, enters bankruptcy or all of its assets were acquired, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of WinelandsWeb.co.za may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads
Ads appearing on WinelandsWeb.co.za may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by WinelandsWeb.co.za and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Edit or remove your details
If you feel that you, your company or organisation has been represented incorrectly on WinelandsWeb.co.za, or if you come accross information on WinelandsWeb.co.za that you feel is harmful to you, your company, your organisation or any third party, or information that is incorrect, or if you want us to remove information that you yourself have uploaded to WinelandsWeb.co.za, you may report this to us. You may at any time ask us to remove or edit your details.

Privacy Policy Changes
Although most changes are likely to be minor, WinelandsWeb.co.za may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in WinelandsWeb.co.za’s sole discretion. WinelandsWeb.co.za encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

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