Privacy

Privacy notice - Contact us

1. Intro

This document describes how Polestar processes your personal data when you contact Polestar or participate in customer surveys.

2. Who we are

Polestar Performance AB, a Swedish legal entity with company registration number 556653-3096 with address Assar Gabrielssons Väg 9 405 31 Göteborg, Sweden, hereinafter referred to as "Polestar," "we," "our" and "us," will, as controller, process your personal data as described below.

3. What personal data we collect and why

We process the personal data that you provide and that we otherwise collect, such as name, contact details, IP number and Polestar ID, when you contact us via phone, e-mail, chat, on our webpages (e.g. inquiry about our products, offers and services) or when you visit Polestar Spaces. The purpose of our processing of your personal data is to deliver the services and information you have requested. We may process your personal data to follow up on previous contacts and send out customer surveys when you choose to participate. The purpose of this processing is to inquire about your interest in our products, offers and services, and to improve our services based on your feedback.
We may also process your personal data in an aggregated form for the purpose of improving our products, offers or services, and for statistical reasons. 

When you choose to chat as a guest we process your IP number for the purpose of initiating and keeping the chat session open and to support you with your request. When you choose to chat logged in with your Polestar ID, we process your Polestar ID for the purpose of accessing the history related to your requests and storing your chat for further contact about your requests.

The legal basis for our processing of your personal data to provide you with the services or information, including processing via the chat function on our webpages, is our legitimate interest. The same legal basis applies to our processing of your personal data in relation to sending out customer surveys, improving our products, offers or services and for statistical reasons. 
The legal basis for our processing of personal data related to follow-up on previous contacts is your consent.

4. How long we keep your data

We will retain your personal data used for services and information you have requested for up to thirty (30) days after termination of your Polestar ID or for up to three (3) years from the date of the provision of the services in any event. For chats, we will retain your personal data for up to thirty (30) days after termination of your Polestar ID (when logged in with your Polestar ID) or for up to three (3) months (when logged as guest) but for up to three (3) years aggregated in any event.

In relation to the processing of your personal data to follow up on previous contacts and send out customer surveys, we will retain your personal data for up to six (6) months from the date of the most recent contact.  

5. Who we share your personal data with

Your personal data will be disclosed to and processed by our affiliates and our business partners for the above purposes. In relation to our affiliates or business partners located outside of EEA, we will transfer your personal data on the basis of the Standard Contractual Clauses adopted by the European Commission - safeguarding your personal data. 

6. Your rights

You have specific legal rights granted by the General Data Protection Regulation relating to the personal data we process about you. You can withdraw your consent or object to our processing of your data, access the data we hold about you, ask for rectification or restriction of your data, request to have your data ported to another entity, and request that we delete your data, and finally you can file a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority. 

7. Contact information

In order to exercise your rights, please use this web form. If you have any other questions regarding the subject matter of personal data protection, you can contact us or our Data Protection Officer at the contact details provided at polestar.com/privacy-policy.

8. Changes to our Privacy Notice

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to modify our privacy practices and update and make changes to this privacy notice at any time. For this reason, we encourage you to refer to this privacy notice on an ongoing basis. This privacy notice is current as of the date which appears at the top of the document. We will treat your personal data in a manner consistent with the privacy notice under which they were collected, unless we have your consent to treat them differently.

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