Privacy Policy


Brintons - Indústria de Alcatifas, Lda., is a member company of Brintons Limited Group. Each member firm is a separate legal entity and is not liable for acts or omissions of the other firms. No element in Brintons Portugal network rules shall constitute or imply a partnership relationship between Brintons and the other member firms. This privacy policy applies only to the web site (hereinafter referred to as "site") made available by companies registered in Portugal (hereinafter referred to as "us", "ours", "Brintons" or "Brintons Portugal") and not to the individual web sites, related to the various locations where Brintons is present, which can be redirected. By using this website (, you agree to the use we can make of personal information that is submitted to and / or collected, made under and in accordance with the present privacy policy.


By providing any personal information through this website, you understand and unequivocally accept the transfer, collection and processing of such information, under the terms set forth in this Privacy Statement. Please note that the other country or specific websites contained in are provided by applicable member Brintons companies or related entities that manage them and are not the responsibility of Brintons Portugal. Such sites, as well as other sites that may be linked to this site, are not governed by this Privacy Policy. We encourage visitors to review each of the privacy policies of those other sites before disclosing any personal information.

What kind of personal information is collected when I visit your website (

To access the site, it is not necessary to make any record, however if you attend any of the services offered by the site we collect personal information to manage services offered by this site, such as: name, email address, telephone number. We do not collect any sensitive information. Sensitive information includes data such as: race or ethnic origin; political opinions; religious beliefs or similar; physical or mental health; sexual orientation or criminal record. Whenever you voluntarily provide sensitive information, we assume your explicit consent to use that information in connection with the purpose for which it was provided.

Technical information

When you visit this Site, we may collect technical information such as the IP address (Internet Protocol), pages and navigation program (browser) used to view the site. This site gathers technical data to improve the effectiveness of the site and diagnose problems with our server, to administer this site, to analyze the source of website traffic and to identify our users. We may also collect other information such as site usage preferences, also known as profile data. In this context, we may use "cookies" to manage the information.

When is personal information collected by the site

Personal information is collected under the following circumstances:
- When you register for the purpose of unsolicited application (send CV) or job vacancy;
- When you contact us for further information.
We collect the minimum information needed to manage your order. We indicate the type of voluntary or mandatory information. We usually only ask for additional information to provide the most appropriate response to your request Visitors can also send e-mails through the website. Each message will have the users name and email address, as well as additional information that you consider important to include in the message. Since our site is a recruiting tool, a visit to our site may also result in the sending of a users resume to a recipient of Brintons Portugal.

How is my personal information used?

We only use the personal information you provide to manage your request and the services we offer through this site as described in this Privacy Policy. We use your personal information only to respond to requests you submit and your use of the companys website, in order to allow us to give you the best and most pleasant browsing conditions in the use of the services provided. When requesting material or asking someone to contact you, you will always have the option to receive other information that may be of interest to you.

Your Rights

You have the right to request access to personal information you submit, to update or correct your details, to choose not to receive other information from Brintons or request that your personal information is deleted from our systems at any time through email We treat all situations according to local laws. You can choose not to receive promotional or marketing email from us by sending an email to indicating the email address you wish to remove from our mailing list. This option, not to receive our promotional or marketing electronic mail, does not prevent us from contacting you, by e-mail or otherwise, in order to manage the existing relationship with us.

Will you make my personal information available to third parties?

We may hire other companies or individuals to manage your information request or to conduct our business activities. We can therefore give these companies access to your personal data but always for the purposes that have been collected and always under our direction and responsibility. We may also share your personal information with other companies in Brintons network, for the same purposes for which they were collected. In response to a court order, summon, government investigation or otherwise required or permitted by law, we may disclose your personal information. We do not provide information to third parties for their own marketing purposes and we do not conduct marketing operations for third parties. We may, as a result of a sale, merger, consolidation, change of management, transfer of assets, reorganization or liquidation of our companies ("Organizational Event"), transfer or make available your personal information to third parties involved in the Organizational Event.

How long will you keep my personal information?

We will keep your personal information for the time period necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected. Data will be deleted in accordance with our data retention policy. In the specific case of CV’s sent by users, your personal data will be kept by Brintons Portugal until filling a vacancy, until you exercise your right of deletion or when they are considered outdated by our Human Resources department (maximum of 2 years).

Is my data secure?

We implement accepted technology and security standards in order to protect the loss, misuse, alteration or destruction of personal information. We require all our employees confidentiality regarding any personal information and only authorized personnel have access to this information.

Cookies Policy

Cookies are small text files with relevant information that is downloaded by your access device (computer, mobile phone / smartphone or tablet), through the browser, when a site is visited by the user, and used to store information about visits.
Cookies used by Brintons Portugal on the site do not collect personal information to identify the user.

Privacy Policy and Cookies Update

This Privacy Policy and cookies can be changed at any time. The last change date can be verified in this statement. The changes are effective as of the last change date indicated. Regularly review this privacy policy to check for any changes in how we use your personal information.


If you have any reservations about how we use your personal information, you have the right to make such a complaint to the competent control authority - Comissão Nacional de Proteção de Dados. For any question you may have about this privacy policy, please contact us at the following address:

Date of last issue – 25 Maio 2018