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Through this website, you may be linked to other websites which are not under the control of HKGTA Charity Foundation. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement by HKGTA Charity Foundation of the contents and/or views expressed within them.
HKGTA Charity Foundation shall not be liable for any loss or damage howsoever arising from any use and/or access of this website, any such other linked website or any reliance upon any content thereof. HKGTA Charity Foundation accepts no responsibility for the security of communications sent via this website.
The views expressed by Speakers at HKGTA Charity Foundation and on their social media channels do not necessarily reflect those of Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy’s management.
HKGTA Charity Foundation is entitled to update and change the contents of this website from time to time without notice.
Use and access of this website and any matters in relation thereto shall be governed by the laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (“HKSAR”) and any disputes shall be submitted to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of HKSAR.
Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy Charity Foundation (“HKGTA Charity Foundation”) pledges to comply with the requirements of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 486) of the Laws of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
2. Collection of Information
You may be invited to provide to HKGTA Charity Foundation your personal data on HKGTA Charity Foundation website(s) or through other media on a voluntary basis for different purposes at different times. If you are under the age of 18, you should obtain consent from your parent or guardian before you provide HKGTA Charity Foundation with your personal data.
3. Log Files
When you visit HKGTA Charity Foundation, the servers of HKGTA Charity Foundation will only collect data relating to your visits (including but not limited to your IP address, domain name, browser type and access time) but will not collect your personal data.
5. Kinds of Information Collected
For the different purposes in the course of conducting HKGTA Charity Foundation’ business, you may be required to provide to HKGTA Charity Foundation your personal data, which include your name, e-mail address, contact number, etc. Details of personal data and information to be collected will be set out in the relevant Personal Information Collection Statement ("PICS") provided to you upon collection of such data and information.
6. Main Purposes and Uses of Information Collected
HKGTA Charity Foundation will use your personal data for specific purposes identified in the PICS provided to you when your personal data is collected.
7. Accuracy of Information
You may be requested to provide to HKGTA Charity Foundation certain personal data (particularly relating to your contact information) for specific services. If you fail to provide or update accurate information as requested for each specific service, the provision of such services by HKGTA Charity Foundation may be affected.
8. Retention of Information
HKGTA Charity Foundation will retain your personal data for a period no longer than necessary for the fulfilment of the purposes for which they are or are to be used. If you are a subscriber of HKGTA Charity Foundation services, your personal data will be retained for a reasonable period after termination of your subscription for verification and audit purposes.
9. Third Party Merchants
HKGTA Charity Foundation may have online stores or some services and/or products which are hosted in the website(s) of HKGTA Charity Foundation but are operated by third party merchants. If you provide your personal data to the third party merchants in order to use, order or receive any services and/or products from the third party merchants, please note that your personal data is beyond the control of HKGTA Charity Foundation and thus is outside the scope of protection afforded by HKGTA Charity Foundation.
10. Third Party Websites
11. Service Providers
12. Security of Information
The physical records of your personal data will be stored in secured places with restricted access. The electronic records of your personal data will be stored in the servers of HKGTA Charity Foundation located in secured places and protected by adequate IT security measures (e.g. encryption for transmission of sensitive data through the Internet in appropriate cases). Only authorized personnel of HKGTA Charity Foundation (who have been trained to handle your personal data properly and bound by a duty of confidentiality) will have access to these records and servers on a "need-to-know" and "need-to-use" basis.
HKGTA Charity Foundation may disclose your personal data as required by law, by any government departments, regulatory authorities, enforcement agencies and courts of competent jurisdiction. HKGTA Charity Foundation excludes all liability for disclosure of your personal data in this manner.
14. Use in Legal Proceedings etc.
If it becomes necessary for HKGTA Charity Foundation to take action against you for recovering from you the debt you owe to HKGTA Charity Foundation, you agree that your personal data can be used by HKGTA Charity Foundation in identifying and taking legal action against you.
15. Access and Correction of Information and Withdrawal of Consent
You have the right to request in writing to the Personal Data Privacy Officer of HKGTA Charity Foundation:
a. for access to your personal data held by HKGTA Charity Foundation (if any); b. require HKGTA Charity Foundation to correct your personal data that is inaccurate (if any); and c. withdraw your consent to the use of your personal data (such withdrawal may, however, affect our services to you).
All such requests will be handled promptly in accordance with the requirements of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. HKGTA Charity Foundation may charge a reasonable fee for processing your data access request.
16. Direct Marketing
HKGTA Charity Foundation cannot use your personal data for direct marketing purposes without your consent. By providing your personal data and consent to the use of your personal data for direct marketing purposes in the manner as particularized in the Personal Information Collection Statement (PICS) provided to you when we collect your personal data, you are deemed to have given consent to the use of your personal data for the direct marketing purposes as set out in the PICS. You may withdraw your consent any time by writing to the Personal Data Privacy Officer of HKGTA Charity Foundation.
In addition, when you are collecting specific personal data from any individuals, please make sure that you provide them with a PICS. A PICS is a specific statement that informs the individuals the nature of personal data collected, the specific use of the data so collected and the parties whom the personal data may be transferred to, etc.
18. Change of Control
If you have any questions or wish to access or correct your personal data or withdraw your consent to the use of your personal data held by HKGTA Charity Foundation, please contact the Personal Data Privacy Officer of HKGTA Charity Foundation at:
Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy Charity Foundation
1711, 17th Floor, New World Tower One 18 Queen's Road Central Hong Kong
Attention: Personal Data Privacy Officer