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Privacy Policy

The European Golf Association (We) are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our users while providing a personalised service. This privacy policy explains our data processing practices and only applies to the website at (the Website).

Information collected

We may collect the following personal and non-personal information from you in connection with the Website : 

  • We collect personal information from you if you sign up to receive our newsletter or if you provide feedback in relation to the Website. 
  • We collect personal information (such as your name, postal address, phone number, e-mail address and credit/debit card number) that you provide in relation to any inquiry, order or transaction you carry out through the Website, or in relation to any Website user account you may hold with us. 
  • We use software that collects personal information that you provide in relation to inquiries, orders or transactions that you start on the Website but which you then abandon or do not complete, i.e. the date is captured regardless of whether you click « next » or « submit » on the relevant page. 
  • We also collect certain non-personal information when you visit and use the Website. For example, we may collect and store your IP address, reference site domain name, and demographic information. We also may collect information including, but not limited to, traffic data, location date and usage while on the Website. We will only collect such data in aggregate form (so that no individual user is identified). 

The above information may be used by us solely as set out in the paragraph « Use of Personal Information » below. 

Use of cookies

We would like to make you aware that cookies may be used on this Site. A cookie is a very small text file that is placed on your computer’s hard drive when accessing a website and it collects standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the Site and to compile statistical reports on Site activity. 

You can set your browser to refuse cookies and you can find out more information on how to refuse and delete cookies at However please note that some of this Site may not function as a result.

Use of personal information

We use information we collect about you for providing you with services that you requested from us. We may use information we collect about you for providing you with information which we feel may interest you, if you have agreed to be contacted for such purposes, We also use information in aggregate form (so that no individual user is identified) for statistical analysis. 

We may also use information we collect about you in order to contact you by email in relation to any inquiry, order or transaction that you start on the Website but which you then abandon or do not complete. Such contact will be the purpose of determining whether we can offer any assistance to help you complete the inquiry, order or transaction, or if we can provide alternative services that may be of greater interest to you. 

We will not otherwise disclose personal information about you to any third party unless required to do so by law.

Linking to other websites

This Site contains links to other websites. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from you use of them. The operators of other sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their own data protection policy. This privacy policy applies only to our Site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices within any other websites. You should always be aware of this when you leave this Site and we encourage you to read the privacy statement on any other website that you visit. 

Updating account information 

You have the right to request a copy of the information we hold about you. To obtain a copy of this personal information please email or write to us at the address set out below. We may make a small charge for this service. 

We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up-to-date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate. 

Changes to this privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this webpage. By continuing to use our Website you indicate that you accept any updates to this privacy policy. This privacy policy was last updated December 2015. 

Law enforcement

We fully co-operate with the police in identifying those who use our service for illegal activities. We reserve the right to report to the police any activities that we reasonably believe to be unlawful. 

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you by email at