Seychelles Ocean
Festival
2016

Privacy policy

Seychellesoceanfestival.com is an informational website designed and maintained by the Seychelles Tourism Board (hereafter STB), which organizes the Seychelles Ocean Festival and is also responsible for promoting Seychelles as a holiday destination.

Contacting Us

STB respects the privacy of seychellesoceanfestival.com users and any personal information supplied upon your contacting STB or the webmaster is deemed confidential. Your information will not be sent to third parties unless your query specifically or inherently requests the Seychelles Ocean Festival Organising Committee to do so.

Packages

When you complete the booking request form for the packages displayed on seychellesoceanfestival.com, STB is required to pass on personal customer information to the third parties (as indicated in the package of your choice) in order for them to secure and confirm bookings and other travel arrangements or services. STB only sends the information you have provided through the booking request form and will not send this information out to other parties not listed in the specific package that has been requested.

Our Mailing List

When browsing seychellesoceanfestival.com you will occasionally be presented with the opportunity to sign up for the Seychelles Tourism Board’s mailing list. This mailing list provides subscribers with useful information about tourism and sometimes diving-related events and promotional offers from different companies and organizations.

If you have signed up and no longer wish to receive this type of information, and/or have accidentally subscribed to the mailing list, please contact STB by email at info@seychelles.travel in order to request your details be removed from the relevant mailing lists.

Opting Out

You have the right to request that your personal information is removed from our records at any time. STB undertakes to act upon any such request and remove all such data from its records within 30 days. To opt out, send an email to info@seychelles.travel and write ‘opt out’ in the subject line.

Competitions & Surveys

On occasions STB may run competitions on seychellesoceanfestival.com. Upon entering, applicants may be asked for personal information such as their name, postal and email addresses, etc…

In addition applicants may also be asked to answer to survey questions relating to a range of other personal data that may include income, age, interests and previous holiday destinations, etc…

Personal information submitted by applicants may be used by STB or the competition sponsor to contact competition winners and for marketing purposes, provided the applicant has given their consent upon submitting their competition entry.

Prices and offers are the responsibility of the third party promoter concerned and STB accepts no liability for the accuracy and completeness of the stated information.

Cookies

Small files called ‘cookies’ may be placed on your hard disk for record-keeping purposes. Cookies track how seychellesoceanfestival.com users view the website or determine websites previously visited. The cookies we use do not allow us to identify individuals and do not store personal information.

Cookies may be placed on your hard drive without your knowledge to allow monitoring of your use of the website. If you prefer, you can set your browser to notify you when receiving a cookie, in order that you may choose whether or not to accept the request.

Third Party Links

Although STB only works with reputable third parties, our various partners have different privacy policies, terms and conditions and practices. We encourage you to review third party policies to understand their procedures for collecting, using and disclosing customer information. Third party links that may be contained within the STB website do not necessarily constitute sponsorship, endorsement or approval of these websites or working practices.

Changes to Privacy Policy

STB reserves the right to modify or amend this Privacy Policy at any time and for any reason without prior notice.

This website and the content made available on it, including but not limited to graphics, sound, images, HTML source code, buttons and text, may not be copied, reproduced, reprinted, placed online, made public, broadcast or be distributed in any form without the prior written consent of STB.