Paddy Power has created this statement in order to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of our web site visitors and customers. This following discloses information gathering and dissemination practices for the site www.paddypower.com and other Paddy Power sites such as www.paddypowercasino.com, www.paddypowerpoker.com, in line with Data Protection requirements.
Upon joining our site you are required to complete a registration form in which you must provide us with details of your name, postal address, email address and phone number.
Paddy Power plc operates businesses in multiple jurisdictions some of which are not located in the European Economic Area. We may from time to time transfer your data from one Paddy Power Company to another one or to one of our authorised service providers for customer service or business management purposes. We will ensure that each Paddy Power Company and their service providers comply with this Privacy Statement.
Paddy Power may transfer your data for one of the following purposes:
• the provision of betting services;
• customer service;
• administering of customers' accounts;
• processing customer transactions via your banking service provider;
• client identity and money laundering checks;
• risk management;
• providing a seamless service between the customer's fixed odds account and any other Paddy Power service, included but not limited to online casinos, online games, online auctions, which the customer may choose.
Sometimes, a third-party fulfillment house that requires access to the information on registration forms in order to send you requested materials handles the mailings.
Information Automatically Logged
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Web site. An IP address is a numeric code that identifies your computer on a network, or in this case, the Internet. Your IP address is also used to gather broad demographic information, such as determining how many of our visitors are from outside of the UK. We may also perform IP lookups to determine which domain you are coming from (i.e.: NTL.com, yourcompany.com) to more accurately gauge our users' demographics. Paddy Power does not extract any personal information (e.g. : email addresses or names) that may be a in a web browser's user preference file.
This site contains links to other sites. Paddy Power is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
Paddy Power recognise that online security is an area of vital importance for all our clients. It is imperative that you should be fully satisfied that your personal details are 100% secure before you commence betting. Paddypower.com uses a 128 bit SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption, which is certified by Thawte. This means that all personal and financial information sent to and from our site are encrypted to the highest industry standard and that only our staff can decrypt and read this information.
In order to protect both ourselves and our customers from identity theft we may verify the information you have provided with our banking institutions over secure lines. Again this is carried out in accordance with our data protection obligations.
Your contact information may be used to send you additional information and promotional material and you may opt out of receiving further information from us at any time by logging into your account and going to ‘My Account’ and then ‘My Mail’ or by emailing us at email@example.com.
If we change our privacy and/or security policy for any reason, we will post such changes on this page.
Last updated 3rd September 2007