Participation

Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 4/18/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 12/7/2018
Data Collected: NON-HR

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 11/30/2016
Next Certification Due Date: 12/7/2018
Data Collected: NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

Snap Inc. processes personal data for different purposes based on the product or service, including: developing, operating, improving, delivering, maintaining, and protecting our products and services; communicating with our users; monitoring and analyzing trends and usage; personalizing our services by, among other things, suggesting friends or profile information, or customizing the content we show users, including ads; contextualizing user experiences by, among other things, tagging user content with location data and applying labels based on user content; providing and improving ad targeting and measurement, including through the use of location data; enhancing the safety and security of our products and services; verifying user identity and preventing fraud or other unauthorized or illegal activity; and enforcing our terms of service and other usage policies. We share some personal data with third parties, as described in our Privacy Policy. These third parties include: other users and the general public; our affiliates; service providers, sellers, and partners; and other third parties for legal reasons or as part of a merger or acquisition.

Privacy Policy

Non-HR Data

Description:

Describes how Snap Inc. collects, uses, shares, and stores user data and explains the choices available to users.

Effective Date: 9/26/2017

Verification Method

Self-Assessment

Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

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

Anthony Prestia
Privacy Counsel
Snap Inc.
2772 Donald Douglas Loop North
Santa Monica, California 90405

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

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




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