PRIVACY STATEMENT– WWW.GABRIEL.CO.ZA
The Gabriel SA is committed to protecting your privacy and we will only use your personal information in accordance with this Statement and applicable data protection legislation.
We understand and confirm the importance of keeping Personal Information private and secure, in particular in terms of the compliance requirements set out in the Protection of Personal Information Act, 4 of 2013 (known as POPIA) and also any other laws, regulations, provisions or codes that are in force and which apply to Personal Information.
This statement sets out how your personal information will be used by the Gabriel SA and applies to any information, including personal and special personal information, you give to Gabriel SA or which Gabriel SA may collect from third parties as well as the Gabriel SA website or those websites of its investee companies which can be accessed from the Gabriel SA website.
Any reference to “Gabriel SA”, “Gabriel” or “we” refers to one or more of the entities, affiliates or subsidiaries of Gabriel SA (Pty) Ltd.
We have implemented reasonable technical and operational measures to keep your personal information secure however it is important that you take all necessary and appropriate steps to protect your personal information yourself as well (for example, by ensuring that all passwords and access codes are kept secure).
We collect personal information about you and any other person whose details you provide to us in accordance with the relevant laws, either:
We may collect the following information about our stakeholders or users:
Where you provide us with the personal information of third parties you should take steps to inform the third party that you need to disclose their details to us, identifying us. We will process their personal information in accordance with this statement.
You may refuse to provide us with your personal information in which case we may not be able to provide you with a relevant service or would have to terminate our business relationship. The supply of certain items of personal information, especially those collected to comply with regulation, is legally mandatory.
We may use, transfer and disclose your personal information for the purposes of:
We may from time to time (and at any time) contact you about services, products and offerings available from the Gabriel SA or specific affiliates which we believe may be of interest to you, by email, phone, text or other electronic means, unless you have unsubscribed from receiving such communications. You may object to receiving direct marketing from Gabriel SA at any time by emailing the Gabriel SA entity or sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that Gabriel SA will not be responsible for any loss, damage or injury that you may incur as a result of any unintentional disclosures of your personal information to unauthorised persons or the provision of incorrect or incomplete personal information to Gabriel SA .
Your personal information may be shared with Gabriel SA affiliates, our agents and sub- contractors, and selected third parties who process the information on our behalf.
We may also disclose your personal information to third parties in the following circumstances:
We may transfer your information to another of Gabriel SA affiliates, an agent, sub-contractor or third party who carries on business in another country, including one which may not have data privacy laws similar to those of South Africa. If this happens,wewillensurethat anyone to whom we pass your information agrees to treat your information with the same levelofprotectionas if we were dealing with it.
If you do not wish us to disclose this information to third parties, please contact us at the contact details set out below. We may, however, not be able to provide products or services to you if such disclosure is necessary.
We may retain your personal information indefinitely, unless you object, in which case we will only retain it if we are permitted or required to do so in terms of applicable laws. However, as a general rule, we will retain your information in accordance with retention periods set out in applicable laws, unless we need to retain it for longer for a lawful purpose. (For example, for the purposes ofcomplaints handling, legal processes and proceedings.)
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 (“PAIA”). Fees to obtain a copy or a description of personal information held about you are prescribed in terms of PAIA. Confirmation of whether or not we hold personal information about you may be requested free of charge. If you would like to obtain a copy of your personal information held by the Gabriel SA, contact us via email on email@example.com.
You may request the correction of personal information Gabriel SA holds about you. Please ensure that the information we hold about you is complete, accurate and up to date. If you fail to keep your information updated, or if your information is incorrect, the Gabriel SA may limit the products and services offered to you or purchased from you or elect not to open the account. Please note that you are responsible for informing the Gabriel SA if your information changes.
You have a right in certain circumstances to request the destruction or deletion of and, where applicable, to obtain restriction on the processing of personal information held about you. If you wish to exercise this right, please contact us using the contact details set out above.
You have a right to object on reasonable grounds to the processing of your personal information where the processing is carried out in order to protect our legitimate interests or your legitimate interests, unless the law provides for such processing.
Should you believe that Gabriel SA has utilised your personal information contrary to applicable laws, we ask that you undertake to first attempt to resolve any concerns with the Gabriel SA.
This privacy statement was last updated on 14 June 2021. A notice will be posted on the Gabriel SA website home page whenever the Privacy Statement is materially changed. Please check the website regularly to ensure that you are aware of the latest version of this Privacy Statement.
If you have any comments, questions, complaints or require personal information to be updated please contact Gabriel SA’s information officer via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our head office’s registered address is 76 White Road, Retreat, Cape Town, 7945, South Africa
Whereas we would appreciate the opportunity to first address any complaints regarding our processing of your personal information, you have the right to complain to the Information Regulator, whose contact details are:
The Information Regulator (South Africa) JD House, 27 Stiemens Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, 2001 P.O. Box 31533, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, 2017
Complaints email: complaints.IR@justice.gov.za
General enquiries email: email@example.com