1. DATA CONTROLLER

Your data will be processed by FC Barcelona, located in at Avinguda Arístides Maillol s/n, 08028, Barcelona and with Spanish Tax Identification Number (NIF) G-08266298.

2. PURPOSES

The data shall be processed for the purposes of managing the Barça Fans program, so we will process your data for managing your user account and provide access to exclusive content and services for users of the Barça Fans program.

Likewise, and always provided that you have expressed your consent by checking the respective boxes for the said purposes provided in the form, we may process your data to:

  • Send you the Newsletter of the Barça Fans programme, which shall always be personalised and adapted to your interests.

  • Send you additional information related to FC Barcelona, such as opinion polls, invitations to events, or the Club’s own products such as discounts or promotions for match tickets, merchandising, digital products, etc.

  • Send you information, discounts or promotions from third parties with which FC Barcelona might maintain a commercial or collaborative relationship, such as the FC Barcelona Foundation, or sponsors or partners of the Club, who may carry out actions specifically aimed at Barça Fans.

3. COMUNICACIÓN OF DATA

Your data shall not be transferred, sold, rented or made available in any other way to any third party, except to those which supply services to FC Barcelona, which perform certain activities for the Club (such as sending the newsletter), but that in no case shall process the data for their own purposes. Some of these suppliers may be located outside of the European Union, as indicated in section 5 below.

4. AUTOMATED DECISIONS AND CREATION OF PROFILES

For some services, we may process your personal data using automated methods. This means that certain decisions are made automatically without human intervention. For example, we may segment you depending on whether you have any interest in certain sports sections of FC BARCELONA, or use our services, such as free Wi-Fi on our premises.

We may also create a profile by analysing your behaviour on the web, showing you products that may be of interest to you, based on the preferences you have shown through your browsing, or information obtained through cookies.

In addition, if you have agreed to receive commercial communications, these may be adapted and customized according to the interests of the users, either based on the products and services requested, or based on the data that we can deduct or obtain from your browsing, interest in certain contents, reaction to our communications, among others.

This personalization is conducted in a partially automated manner, in the sense that the Club determines the parameters of the personalization, but it is the technological platform that generates the user’s profile. We do not send general communications that are not segmented by the previous procedure, since we consider it to be in the interest of both the Club and the users of the Barça Fans program for the information that is sent or received to be relevant, and because not segmenting would not alter the number of communications received by the Barça Fans program, but only the content of the same. In this regard, if any user of the Barça Fans program does not wish to be segmented, we ask them to refrain from subscribing to the Barça Fans program’s communications.

5. INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS

FC Barcelona, ​​as an international organisation, has international suppliers that may provide their services from outside the EU, so it is possible for users’ data to be processed outside the European Union or the European Economic Area (for example, the supplier of newsletter delivery, data storage, management of requests for information or member services, etc.).

In any case, the Club will ensure that this data processing is always protected with the appropriate guarantees, which may include:

  • Standard EU approved clauses: These are contracts approved by the European regulator, and which provide sufficient guarantees to ensure that the processing complies with the requirements of the European General Data Protection Regulation.

  • Third party certifications: For example, Privacy Shield, the framework agreement between the EU and the United States that establishes a standardized framework for data processing according to the requirements of the European General Data Protection Regulation.

6. DURATION OF THE PROCESSING

All of the data that you provide to us, or we can infer from the provision of services associated to the Barça Fans, will be processed indefinitely as long as you continue being a member of the Barça Fans programme, or until the FC Barcelona, by any way according to the technology available at the moment, considers that you don’t have interest in continue being a member of the Club or receiving their communications. Once you unsubscribe FC Barcelona shall using your anonymized data for statistical purposes or market analysis, whenever possible, or duly blocked to comply with any legal obligation of the Club.

7. EXERCISE OF YOUR RIGHTS

At any time you may revoke your consent to any of the uses of data indicated above, without it takes any consequence about your Barça Fan condition, except if you unsubscribe of the program.

Likewise, you may exercise your rights of access, rectification, deletion, opposition, limitation or portability through written communication addressed to Avda. Aristides Maillol, S/N, 08028, Barcelona (Spain), with the reference “Personal Data”, or by email to proteccio.dades@fcbarcelona.cat

If you have any questions about how we process your personal data, or about any other issue related to the matter, you may contact our Data Protection Delegate at Avda. Aristides Maillol, S/N, 08028, Barcelona (Spain), with the reference or for the attention of the “Data Protection Officer”, or by email to the address dpo@fcbarcelona.cat.

Additionally, you may file a claim to the competent Governing Authority if you consider FC Barcelona to have processed your data in breach of this Privacy Policy or any other applicable regulations.