EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 7/9/2018
Next Certification Due Date: 7/28/2020
Data Collected: NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

Pinterest Inc. collects, stores and processes personal data from users within the EU and EEA to provide those users with the services available through the Pinterest platform. The data collected by Pinterest may include users’ name, profile photo, the email address or phone number users use to sign up, location data, payment information, information about the devices used to access the Pinterest platform and any other information users provide. Pinterest uses the information to provide its services, prevent fraud, respond to requests from law enforcement, and to protect and improve Pinterest’s services.

Privacy Policy

Non-HR Data


This privacy policy applies to all information collected by Pinterest through the Pinterest website, mobile application, or other online platforms.

Effective Date: 5/24/2018

Verification Method


Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

If you have a question or complaint regarding the covered data, please contact Pinterest Inc. at:

Mariam Abdel-Malek
Privacy Counsel
Pinterest Inc.
651 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107
651 Brannan Street
San Francisco, California 94107

Privacy Shield organizations must respond within 45 days of receiving a complaint.

If you have not received a timely or satisfactory response from Pinterest Inc. to your question or complaint, please contact the independent recourse mechanism listed below


Appropriate statutory body with jurisdiction to investigate any claims against Pinterest Inc. regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations covering privacy Federal Trade Commission