Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy. This is why we have taken the time to disclose our information collection practices and our privacy policy. Please take the time to review this document.

Other Gulf Oil web sites may contain privacy policies that are different from this privacy policy. This privacy policy relates to the web site. Please do not assume that this privacy policy applies to all Gulf Oil web sites. We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other web sites even if you accessed the third party web site using links from our web site or you linked to our web site from a third party web site.

We recommend that you check the policy of each site you visit and contact the owner or operator of such web site if you have any concerns or questions.

As part of this Privacy Policy, you will not receive unsolicited paper or electronic mail as a result of using this website, unless we have explicitly requested and received your permission.

Where personal data is requested through forms, such data is only used for the purpose stated on the form and will not be given or sold to any third parties. Except as set out in this privacy policy, we will not disclose any personally identifiable information without your permission unless we are legally entitled or required to do so (for example, if required to do so by legal process or for the purposes of prevention of fraud or other crime) or if we believe that such action is necessary to protect and/or defend our rights, property or personal safety and those of our users/customers etc.

We aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible. If you would like to review or change the details you have supplied us with, please contact us. We have implemented technology and policies with the objective of protecting your privacy from unauthorised access and improper use and will update these measures as new technology becomes available, as appropriate.

Gulf Oil International is especially committed to the protection of children and their rights and will not knowingly collect any information from children under 13 years of age. Therefore, if you are under 13 years old please do not send us your personal information (for example, your name, address and email address). We will be pleased to assist children should they have any enquiry for Gulf Oil International, but in this case please get your parent or guardian to make the request on your behalf.

It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when you finish using a shared computer and take care not to leave traces of your user ID and password. As the internet matures, so will our policies pertaining to privacy. We will post policy changes as soon as the commitment has been made to alter any standing policy. The security and privacy of your personal data are very important to Gulf Oil International.

If you register with us we collect some or all of the following information: –
Your name, a company address, a contact telephone number, and an e-mail address and, in some circumstances, your computer’s IP address. We keep this information on a secure data system, which is not accessed by anyone other than Gulf Oil International.

We use login and password controls on our systems.

We keep a record of any correspondence you send us via this web site including e-mail messages as this helps us to track any problems or concerns you may have.

If at any time this site offers any chat rooms, notice board facilities, newsgroups etc we may collect the information that you disclose. Such information will be used in accordance with this privacy policy. Please note that we cannot be responsible for other parties’ use of the personal information which you make available to such third parties through any chat room, notice board, newsgroup etc on this site. Please be careful about what personal information you disclose in this way.

Use of cookies and other information gathering technologies

Cookies are small text files for storing small pieces of data on a web client (i.e. the web browser on a computer), such as your preferences when visiting the site. A web server may store cookies in your browser or request the browser to transmit certain data to the web server.

Cookies and logging of IP addresses are used to enable Gulf Oil International to monitor site traffic and repeat visitor statistics. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual. Such information is anonymous, it represents a computer rather than a person, and is held on a temporary basis. You can browse this web site without entering any personal information and therefore remain anonymous during your visit.

We use the cookie information to improve our knowledge of the use of this web site and to enable us to be able to ascertain whether the web site is operating at an optimal level. This allows us to enhance our web offerings to you and to provide an enjoyable and an innovative online experience.

Cookies may also be used to record preferences in order to personalise your visit, for example if you have any specific settings to enhance accessibility. They also are used to remember your registration details so you don’t have to re-register each time you retunr to the site.

You can erase or block this information by changing the settings on your computer’s internet browser (please refer to your help screens or manuals). If you do erase or block this information you may not be able to utilise some features of the site.

If any changes are made to our privacy policy, these changes will be posted on here.

GOI complies with the requirements of the UK Data Protection Act 1998.

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