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We would like to inform you about the legal policies of our website in order to provide a better service and a functional online environment to you.

1. Data Controller

The purpose of this information text is to illuminate data subjects on the processing and protection of personal data provided by members and users of the website , managed by Akdeniz Katamaran Yatçılık Turizm Sanayi Ticaret Anonim Şirketi (hereinafter referred to as “Company”), located in “Barbaros Mahallesi Çiğdem Sokak Ağaoğlu My Office Blok No:1/38 Ataşehir – Istanbul”, which is obtained during use of the website (hereinafter referred to as “Website”) by such members and users.

Accordingly, your personal data may be processed by the Company, acting in the capacity of data controller, within the following scope as per Law No. 6698 on the Protection of Personal Data (the Law).

2. Purposes for which Personal Data May Be Processed

Personal data obtained during the use of the Website by members and users may be processed in keeping with the basic principles prescribed under the Law, and within the scope of the conditions on the processing of personal data listed in Articles 5 and 6 of the Law, for the purposes of membership application and processes, yacht rental transactions, user and account identification, identity verification, accounting, finance and payment operations, investor relations, optimisation and technical developments, sales and marketing management, business development, advertisement and promotion management in digital and other channels, corporate communication and reputation management, member relations management, master data creation, member satisfaction and loyalty, follow-up and conduct of legal procedures, carrying out requests by official bodies, information and system security, and brand research.

3. To Whom and for What Purposes Processed Personal Data May Be Transferred

TYour personal data that is collected may be transferred to our business/solution partners, suppliers, lawfully authorised public bodies, and private persons authorised by law, and to third persons within the framework of the personal data processing conditions and purposes specified in Article 8 of the Law in order to carry out the objectives specified in this information text.

4. Method of, and Legal Grounds for, Collecting Personal Data


Your personal data that is processed by our Company consist of your information that is in the nature of personal data, provided by you when creating an account on the website, on electronic media through the channels of the website, as well as new data generated through such information.

Your personal data is collected on electronic media based on the conditions for the collection of personal data as specified in Articles 5 and 6 of the Law, for the purpose of personalising services according to your taste, choices and habits of use in order that they may be presented or introduced to you, based on the legal grounds of the performance of the contract within the scope of allowing you to benefit from services when using the Website in accordance with your preferences, and subject to your express consent.

5. Basic Rules Relating to the Collection of Personal Data

a) Compliance with the law and rules of integrity: The Company investigates the source of the data it collects or obtains from other companies, and attaches importance to their having been obtained in compliance with the law and within the framework of the rules of integrity.

b) Being accurate and, when required, up-to-date: The Company attaches importance to ensuring that all data it holds is accurate and contains no inaccurate information, and to updating any changes in personal data if informed of such.

c) Being processed for specific, clear and legitimate purposes: The Company processes information only for the purposes it indicates, and for which it obtains permission from the concerned party when providing services. It does not process, use, or allow the use of data other than for its business purposes.

d) Being related, limited and proportionate to the purpose for which it is processed: The company uses the data only as needed for the purpose, and as required by the service for which it is processed.

e) Being kept for the duration that is set forth in the applicable legislation, or that is necessary for the purpose for which it is processed: The Company keeps data originating from contracts in case of disputes, for the requirements of commerce and tax law, and in line with the customs of the industry. Nevertheless, it deletes or anonymises the data when these purposes cease to exist.

We must point out that the above principles apply regardless of whether the Company collects or processes the data based on consent or in keeping with the law.


6. Your Rights as Data Subject as per Article 11 of the Law

We would like to inform you of the following rights you are entitled to exercise as a data subject as per Article 11 of the Law:

Ø To learn whether or not your personal data has been processed,

Ø To request information on the procedure, if your personal data has been processed,

Ø To obtain information about the purpose of processing your personal data, and whether or not it has been used in line with the relevant purpose,

Ø To obtain information about the third parties to whom your personal data was transferred within the country or abroad,

Ø To request correction of your personal data if it has been processed incompletely or inaccurately, and to request that the third parties to which your personal data has been transferred also be informed of such correction procedures,

Ø In the case where, although it has been processed pursuant to the provisions of the Law and other relevant laws, the reasons requiring it to be processed have ceased to exist, to request that personal data is deleted, destroyed or anonymized and to request the third parties to whom your personal data is transferred be informed of the procedure carried out in this context,

Ø To object to the occurrence of a result which is detrimental to you as a result of analyzing your processed data exclusively through automated systems,

Ø To request compensation for damages in case you incur damages as a result of the illegal processing of your personal data.

Personal data subjects may communicate their requests relating to the above rights to the Company by completing the application form they may obtain from the Company’s official website, signing it with their authentic signature, and sending it to our company’s address via registered letter, accompanied by a photocopy of their identity documents (only the front side in the case of identity cards). Your application shall be answered as soon as possible depending on its contents, and in any case no later than 30 days following the date on which it was received by our Company. You must file your application via registered mail. Also, only those parts of your application concerning yourself shall be answered, and no applications made with respect to your spouse, relatives or associates shall be accepted. The Company may request further information and documents from the applicant.

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