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This Privacy Policy only applies to the website www.myaudiworld.sg ("Website") and does not cover the privacy policies of any other websites. By using this Website, you consent without limitation or qualification to the collection, use and transfer of any information furnished to Audi Singapore Pte Ltd ("we/us") pursuant to the terms contained in this Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy. Any changes to this policy will be posted to this page and will come into effect on the date of posting, so please check this page often. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy, please do not use this Website.

Type of Information Collected on this Website

We collect 2 kinds of information on this Website, namely website visitorship information and personally-identifying information (such as name, e-mail address, address telephone number and your attendance at events featured on the Website) voluntarily provided by users of this Website.

Website Visitorship Information

We may automatically collect non-personal information about your Website activity, such as but not limited to data on the number of people visiting the Website, the pages/articles visited and the duration of stay. Such information is collected on an aggregate anonymous basis and gathered through the use of web server logs and cookies.

When you submit personal information about yourself on our Website, we may also aggregate details, which you have provided (such as age or interest in specific products) and use this information for business and product related reviews, both for us as well as our affiliates. You will not be able to be identified in the use of such information.

Personal Identifiable Information

Personal identifiable information is collected on certain pages of the Website. For example, you will be required to furnish information about yourself when you register for membership or to attend events featured on the Website or when you fill up forms to receive online services or when you participate in any questionnaire or contest. Such personal information requested for would include your name, identity card number, address, email address, contact number and age. Insofar as you register guests/nominees to attend any event organized by us for the benefit of myaudiworld members and/or events featured on the Website ("Event Guests"), we may collect information on your guests as well. You are responsible to ensure that Event Guests agree to the release, storage and use of their personal information in this regard and warrant such consent by disclosing the personal information relating to your Event Guest on the Web-site.

Insofar as you log into your myAudiworld account using your Facebook or LinkedIn account, we receive information (such as, but not limited to such as user ID, user name, e-mail address, photo as well as information relating to your industry of work and position for LinkedIn users). This information would be stored by Audi Singapore for the purposes of providing a one-click sign in and personalization of your myAudiworld account.

Insofar as it is necessary for us to provide the services or respond to your queries, we will pass on your personal information on a confidential basis to an appropriate Audi company, subsidiary, affiliate company or sub-contractor that is able to handle your inquiry or feedback.

Information Collected at Events

Insofar as you attend any event organized by us for the benefit of myaudiworld members and/or featured on this Website, we will be collecting personal data from you and your Event Guests inter alia in the form of interviews, audio recordings, visual recordings and photographs (whether on our own or by appointed service provided). By attending the relevant event, you consent to the collection of such information. You are responsible to ensure that Event Guests agree to the release, storage and use of their personal information in this regard and warrant such consent by enabling that Event Guest to attend the relevant event.

Using Information Furnished by You

We do not disclose, sell, share, transfer or rent any personal information collected on this Website to any third party except as set out herein. We will be using information provided by you to maintain your Membership account. We may use information provided by you to either enable you and/or your Event Guests to participate in any specific services/events/benefits, to recommend further services/events/benefits to you (such as contests or events, which are similar to those attended by you in the past), for our internal marketing and/or business review. We will be forwarding your information to our authorized car dealer to ascertain your eligibility for specific benefits, such as but not limited to membership extensions and benefits related to recommendations made. With regards to the internal marketing and business review, we may disclose or transfer personal as well as non-personal information relating to your person to our employees, agents, or other related or unrelated Audi companies and/or business partners exclusively for this purpose. Insofar as you query on any specific car or car parts, request for any specific services (such as servicing), request for a test drive or request to participate in any driving course or experience (whether in Singapore or elsewhere), we may also forward your information to our authorized car dealer or other partners in Singapore to respond to your queries. For these purposes, your information may also be stored and processed outside Singapore and you consent to any such storage and processing of information outside Singapore.

Notwithstanding the aforesaid, we may release information collected on this Website, if this is necessary to comply with a lawful court order. We may also preserve, use or disclosure your information if necessary to enforce our Terms, to detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security or other technical issues, to respond to support requests and to protect the rights, property or safety of our company, our affiliate companies, our users and others.

With regards to personal information collected at any event organized by us for the benefit of myaudi-world members and/or featured on this Website, we will be using such information for internal as well as external marketing purposes. In this regard, we will be forwarding your and your Event Guests' personal information to our employees, to third parties, whom we may engage for marketing/promotion-related services as well as to other related or unrelated Audi companies and/or business partners exclusively for this purpose. This Personal information may also be stored and processed outside Singapore and you and your Event Guests consent to any such storage and processing of information outside Singapore. By participating in the relevant event, you and your Event Guests furthermore irrevocably and unconditionally grant to us, our related or unrelated Audi companies and/or business partners all consents and waivers necessary for these persons to record, use, publish and otherwise use any recordings made by at the relevant event, including without limitation, audio recordings, visual recordings and photographs (if any), for the promotion and publicity of Audi products, Audi as a brand and/or myaudiworld memberships. You and your Event Guests hereby expressly waive any and all rights which you/they may acquire or have under the provisions of the Copyright Act of the Republic of Singapore (and any subsequent enactment or amendments thereto) and any other moral rights which you/they may have or be entitled under any such legislation now existing or in the future enacted in any part of the world.

Cookies and Other Technologies

We use 'cookies' to collect information on our website. A cookie is a string of characters that can be written to a file on the user's hard drive when the user visits a web site, application or service. Only the web site, application or service that set the cookie can read it, and it can only be used as a record keeping device to store user IDs and information that the site already has. It cannot be used to read other information from the user's hard drive. Some of the other websites accessible through links contained on this website may also use cookies.

You are not obliged to accept any cookie or web beacons and may modify your browser settings to ensure the same. Such modification may however cause you to be unable to use the full range of services offered on our Website.

Security

We take all reasonable precautions to protect your personal information against access, misuse, disclosure, copying, use, alteration, accidental loss or theft, destruction or damage. However, no Internet, e-mail or mobile transmission is ever fully secure or error free. Because most e-mail and mobile transmissions are not encrypted, there is always some risk that our security systems or transmissions of your information may be intercepted. Your use of the Website constitutes an acceptance of such risk. You should take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail, SMS or text message, or other mobile transmission.

Links to other Sites and Services

It is important to note that the Website may contain links to other sites, applications and services maintained by third parties that may not follow the same privacy policies as that contained herein. These sites, applications and services may use cookies, collect data, and use the data in ways that we would not. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or any information or materials on these other sites. Please visit these sites if you wish to review their privacy policies.

Logging in Via Social Networks

This website uses social plugins ("plugins") from the social networking site, operated by

  • Facebook Inc., 1601 South California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). The plugins can be identified by one of Facebook's logos (a white "f" on a blue tile or a "thumbs-up" icon), or the phrase "Facebook Social Plugin", and
  • b. LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (LinkedIn). The button can be identified by the "LinkedIn-Logo" or "Share-Button" on this webpage.

In case you access a website of our internet presence using such a plugins, in particular, by logging into your personal "myAudiworld" account, your browser will contact the Facebook/LinkedIn server and load the visual presentation of the plugin as well as present it to you. During this exercise, the Facebook/LinkedIn server receives information concerning your visit of the website of our internet presence as well as further data like your IP address. Your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook/LinkedIn servers. Facebook/LinkedIn directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook/LinkedIn to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence or control on the data gathered by the plugin. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking "Like", or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook. In order to find out what data LinkedIn/Facebook collects about you and why, how it processes and uses their data, and what rights and settings you can assert to protect your privacy, you should refer to Facebook/LinkedIn's data protection policy.

If you have a Facebook/LinkedIn account and do not want Facebook/LinkedIn to collect data about you from our website and connect it to your member data saved on Facebook/LinkedIn, you must log out of Facebook/LinkedIn before visiting our website.

It is possible to block Facebook/LinkedIn social plugins by using add-ons for your browser.

Contact

You will be able to contact us on this Privacy Policy or on your personal data at :

Audi Singapore Pte Ltd
No.8 Kallang Avenue Aperia #08-01 to 09
Singapore 339509
Contact no: (+65) 6718 6000

Minors

This Website is not aimed at minors (according to applicable laws) and we do not collect any personal information of any minor deliberately. We are however not able to distinguish the age of persons accessing our Website. If a minor has provided personal information to us, his/her parent or guardian is requested to contact us for the deletion of such information from our data banks.