Snap Inc. and the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield

Last Modified: September 27, 2016

Snap Inc. complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework for personal information transferred to the United States from users in the EU. Under the Framework, we are subject to the Federal Trade Commission’s enforcement powers. To learn more, please view our Privacy Shield certification.

If you have any questions or complaints about how we are complying with the Privacy Shield principles, please contact us. If we can’t resolve your concern, you may submit a complaint to your local data protection authority. In certain circumstances, you may also have the right to invoke binding arbitration to resolve your concern.

As our Privacy Policy points out, we may sometimes share your personal information with third parties for processing on our behalf. We are responsible for this third-party processing if it violates the Privacy Shield principles, unless we can show that we were not responsible for the violation.