Legal Glossary

Definition of Privacy Statement

A privacy statement is a statement or explanation of a website's practices for gathering and managing users' personal data.

Information on how user data will be utilized for marketing, customer service, analytics, and other purposes should be included.

It should also state any third-party services the website utilizes, such as Google Analytics, together with the kinds of information those services gather and the purposes for which they are utilized.

Finally, it should provide information about visitors' rights to access, edit, and delete their personal data.

This may also feature a contact form where a user can ask the website owner for more information.

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