Privacy, Data, Cookies and Marketing Communications
Last Updated: 13 September 2015
We would like to take this opportunity to welcome students, teachers, parents and guardians to the world of the Night Zookeeper. The Night Zookeeper is a fantastic place for children to learn, play and interact safely online. The Night Zookeeper is accessible at our website, www.nightzookeeper.com (the “Website”) and our mobile applications. The Website and all its content and related sites are the property of Wonky Star Limited (registered under company number 07706300 and the registered office of which is Greenhouse, 49 Green Lanes, London, London N16 9BU, United Kingdom (the “Company”).
The Company is committed to complying with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). This is a US law which controls the use of information collected directly relating to children under the age of 13.
In this policy we will:
Night Zookeeper Story Pairs User
For your animal to be selected to be featured in the Night Zookeeper Story Pairs mobile application you will need to register with Night Zookeeper, create an animal and agree to our terms and conditions.
If you have any feature suggestions or would like to talk to the developers of Night Zookeeper Story Pairs please get in touch.
Drawing Torch User
If you download the Night Zookeeper Drawing Torch mobile application we collect no information about you personally. However we do use Google Analytics to record anonymous statistics about how the application is used. This includes: which tools are used and which missions are most popular. These analytics are collected for the sole purpose of improving our mobile application. There is a link on the Drawing Torch mobile application that directs to www.drawingtorch.com.
Teleporting Torch User
As we mentioned, the registration process on the app and Website requires an email address. Our intention is to collect parent or teacher email addresses, which we can use for the purpose of marketing communication and important updates regarding Night Zookeeper. We do not share any collected email addresses with any 3rd party and we include unsubscribe links on all correspondence so that users can have their email addresses deleted from our database if they wish. The company has a data protection policy to ensure the safety of your information.
As a parent or teacher, you then have complete control over the information we collect from our users. We suggest you create nicknames for your little Zookeeper’s to keep them completely anonymous and also select their age. You can edit this information at any time and delete their accounts via the online dashboard.
All content created using Night Zookeeper Teleporting Torch is used in keeping with the policy described for NightZookeeper.com. See below for full information.
Please keep in mind that anything, once shared online, can be ‘screen grabbed’ by others.
On our website we provide forms where users are invited to submit their email address. The intention is to collect parent and teacher email addresses, which we can use for the purpose of marketing communication. We will not sell or trade personal information to other companies. We also do not share any collected email address with any 3rd party and we include unsubscribe links on all correspondence so that users can have their email addresses deleted from our database if they wish. The company has a data protection policy to ensure the safety of your information.
Cookies are files stored on a user’s computers for the purpose of keeping records. Cookies are used on the Website.
We may also collect information about your computer, mobile phone (or other portable or static device used to access our site) and your visit to the Website, including where available your IP address, operating system, session_id, login, screen name and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our partners.
We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file and/or similar tools which are stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive to report back anonymous data to us. They help us to improve the Website and to deliver a better and more personalised service.
Generally, cookies may be used to enable us to:
You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies.
If you want to switch off cookies you can opt-out of them by disabling cookies on your computer.
Information We May Collect
We know how important your privacy is to you, and it’s important to us that you and children feel safe and secure on the Website. We want to make sure that you have the very best experience of The Night Zookeeper and so we may sometimes ask you for certain information and you may send personal data to us (such as your name, school name, email address and contact details) when you subscribe, sign up, or purchase products from the Website, to allow us to do that.
We may also record which parts of the Website you are interested in as well as user traffic patterns and Website use. Most of the time we’ll use this data anonymously. This information will be kept securely in accordance with an internal security policy. In some cases the data you provide may be used to:
By subscribing and submitting your data you agree to this use.
We will only use information collected about you in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. We will not resell or use your data in any ways other than those that you have given us permission for. We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent.
If you believe we have information about you that you do not want us to have or that is incorrect please contact us as described below and we will correct or remove the data as you request, as soon as reasonably practicable.
Sharing Of Information
Where we are required to share information with third parties we will always ask your permission or in the case of a child user, their parent or guardian’s permission. We may share personal information where we need to:
We actively encourage children using the Website to:
The only way that you will be contacted for personal identifiable information will be through an official email from the Company. If you receive a request for personal information from persons claiming to be the Company please report this directly to email@example.com
Links To Other Websites
We may provide links to other websites from time to time. However, we do not sponsor or endorse these websites and you should check their Privacy Policies fully before using their websites. Please ensure that you also refrain from using any personal information on various other websites that you may visit.
Changes To This Policy
This policy is being constantly reviewed and updated in order to remain in line with current UK law. Please re-visit this page to check for any updates and changes that may have occurred.
If you have any questions please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a letter to Customer Service, Wonky Star Limited, Greenhouse, 49 Green Lanes, London, London N16 9BU, United Kingdom
That’s it for the legal stuff! Thanks for reading.