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Privacy and cookie policy

General

Heineken Heineken International B.V. ("Heineken") is the controller of the processing of all personal data collected through this website (the "Website"). Heineken respects your privacy and complies with the provisions of the Dutch law.

This Privacy and Cookie Policy (the "Policy") provides information regarding the processing of personal data collected through the Website, as well as the rights to access and correction of such personal data.

This Policy may be changed over time. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon the posting of the modified Policy. Users of the website are advised to regularly read the Policy for possible changes.

Personal data

Heineken processes personal data that it collects through the Website. The following categories of personal data may be collected:

Visitors of the Website under the age of 16 may only submit personal data by means of the Website to Heineken, if such visitors have obtained consent of their legal representatives, which have taken notice of this Policy.

Purposes

Heineken uses your personal data for the following purposes:

Recipients

Heineken may transfer your personal data to its group companies. Heineken may also provide your personal data to third parties, which will process your personal data according to instructions of Heineken and under the responsibility of Heineken. In case Heineken sells all or some of the assets or shares of the company to a third party, your personal data may be provided to this third party. Heineken will not provide your personal data to any other third parties, unless there is a legal obligation to do so.

By using the services available on this Website, you explicit grant permission for Heineken to transfer your personal data to third countries, even if such countries do not ensure an adequate level of data protection.]

Heineken may share non-personal aggregated demographic information regarding the users of the Website with its partners, or other carefully selected third parties.

Cookies

This Website makes use of so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that the Website stores locally on your computer. The Website uses cookies to recognize you if you visit the Website. By doing so, Heineken is able to improve user-friendliness of the Website and to adjust the Website to your needs. The cookies of the Website that are stored on your computer remain valid until you end your browser session.

By changing settings in your web browser, you can establish that you will be given notice if a cookie is stored on your computer. By changing settings, you can also establish that your browser does not accept cookies from this Website. However, if your browser does not accept cookies from this Website, you may not be able to access or use all features of this Website.

Security and retention period

The transfer, storage and processing of personal data collected through this Website is secured by means of current, usual technical measures.

In general, Heineken will not retain the personal data that is obtained through this Website for a period longer than two years.

Access, correction and removal

You can request Heineken to provide access to the personal data it has collected about you at any time. You can also request Heineken to correct or to delete such personal data. You can send requests for access, correction or removal of your personal data to webcentre@heineken.com mentioning your name and postal address.

This Policy has been changed most recently on the 1st of June 2008.