1. The Personal Information We Collect and Hold
1.1. When you register for a SumUp Account (“Account”) we collect personal information about you including your full name, address, date of birth, email address and telephone number. We also collect information about your business, which may be personal information including your company name, legal form, business type, nature and purpose of your business, business address, business telephone number, the directors and ultimate beneficial owners.
1.2. In order to perform payouts to you based on the transactions that you perform we collect your bank account details.
1.3. For research surveys or marketing purposes we may from time to time collect other information when you register including your preferences and interests.
1.4. In order to verify your identity as required by applicable anti-money laundering laws and in order to prevent fraud we may collect identity information about you from third party agencies.
1.5. When you use our Services we collect information relating to your transactions including time, location, transaction amount, payment method and cardholder details.
1.6. When you access our website or use any of our mobile applications we may automatically collect information including, but without limitation, your IP address, operating system, browser type, identifiers for your computer or mobile device, your visit date and time and your visit behaviour.
1.7 We may collect your personal information in relation to your ongoing or potential engagement as an employee, contractor or service provider, including, but without limitation, your employment history, education and training, qualifications, salary and reference information from referees.
2. Collecting, Holding and Using Your Personal Information
2.1. We collect, use and hold your personal information to provide our Services and to deliver all relevant information to you including transaction receipts, payout reports, security alerts and support messages.
2.2. We also collect, use and hold your personal information to improve and personalise our Services. For instance, we may enable features in our mobile applications specific to your business.
2.3. We may collect, use and hold your personal information to communicate with you about news and updates to our Services and to inform you about any promotions, incentives and rewards offered by us and/or our partners, our SumUp Group partners, unless you choose to opt out of such communications.
You can choose to opt out of receiving such communications via the dashboard or by emailing your request to revoke this consent to [email protected]. We can continue to offer you the SumUp service without this additional service.
2.4. We may also collect, use and hold your personal information collected through cookies and web beacons (see section 6 for more details) to track and analyse usage behaviour and any actions relevant for promotions, incentives and rewards in connection with our Services.
2.5. We may collect, use or hold your personal information to protect our rights and to investigate and prevent fraud or other illegal activities and for any other purpose disclosed to you in connection with our Services.
2.6. We may collect use or hold personal information in relation to your potential or ongoing engagement as an employee, contractor or service provider
3. Disclosing Your Personal Information
3.1. We may disclose your personal information with any member of our group of companies, including subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries. This information will be transferred in order to allow us to provide a full service to you, where other companies within our group perform components of the full service offering. These other services include customer support, anti-money laundering, settlements and internal audit.
3.2. We may disclose your personal information to the extent necessary with third parties who perform functions on our behalf including in order to process payment transactions for you including fraud prevention and verification service providers, financial institutions, processors, payment card associations and other entities that are part of the payment and collections process.
3.3. We may also disclose your personal information with third parties who we partner with for advertising campaigns, contests, special offers or other events or activities in connection with our Services, unless you choose to opt out of such communications.
3.4. We may disclose your personal information with third parties in connection with any merger, sale of company shares or assets, financing, acquisition, divestiture, or dissolution of all or a portion of our business.
3.5. We may also disclose your personal information collected if (i) disclosure is necessary to comply with any applicable law or regulation; (ii) to enforce applicable terms and conditions or policies; (iii) to protect the security or integrity of our Services; and (iv) to protect our rights.
4. Overseas disclosures of personal information
4.1. We may transfer your personal information to members of our group of companies and third parties acting on our behalf that may be located in countries outside Australia. In particular, we may disclose personal information to recipients in the European Union.
5. Holding Your Personal Information
5.1. We hold personal information in hardcopy files and electronic form, and use a range of physical, electronic and other security measures to protect the security, confidentiality and integrity of the personal information we hold about you.
6. Cookies & Web Beacons
6.1. We use a number of cookies and web beacons within our website and applications. Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer, mobile device or any other device as you browse our website or use any of our applications or web-based software. Web beacons are small graphic images or other web programming code which may be included in the website and any of our email messages.
6.4. The cookies or web beacons will never enable us to access any other information about you on your computer, mobile device or any other device other than the information you choose to share with us.
6.5. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you may modify your browser settings to decline cookies. Rejecting cookies used by our website, mobile application or web-based software may prevent you from taking full advantage of them and may stop them from operating properly when you use them.
6.6. If you do not consent to our use of the cookies, you must disable the cookies by deleting them or changing your cookie settings on your computer, mobile device or other device or you must stop using the Services. Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at www.aboutcookies.org.
7. Linking to Other Websites
If you access links on our website to third party websites which are not owned by SumUp please be aware that these websites have their own privacy policies. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these privacy policies. You should check and review these privacy policies before you submit any information about you to these websites.
8. Your Right to Access and Request Correction of Personal Information
8.1. If you would like to request access to your personal information, or to correct certain personal information, you can do so on the dashboard or alternatively contact us at [email protected] with your request. We will respond to all requests for access to or correction of personal information within a reasonable period.
9.1. If you would like to complain about a breach of the Australian Privacy Principles, you may contact our Data Privacy Officer at the details below.
9.2. We will respond to complaints within a reasonable period of time.
9.3 If you disagree with our decision, you may refer your complaint to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner by visiting www.oaic.gov.au, calling 1300 363 992 or by emailing [email protected].
10. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
If you would like any further information about how we handle personal information, please lodge a request with our Data Privacy Officer whose contact details are provided below:
SumUp Payments Pty Limited
Email: [email protected]