privacy policy

Web Security and Privacy Policy

How Do We Get Information

The access to www.aaalac.org is open. However, some opportunities and services can be offered only after completion of forms available on our site. This applies to applications for: accreditation, program status evaluation, membership (as a member organization or individual ad hoc Consultant/Specialist), fellowship and Global 3Rs award, order (store).

What Type of Information Do We Get

You may be asked to enter your: name, email address, mailing address, phone/fax number, credit card number or professional information.

What Do We Use That Information For

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To administer the accreditation and evaluation programs.
  • To administer the different types of membership, either at individual or organization level.
  • To process transactions.
  • To administer fellowships or awards.
  • To improve customer service.

How Do We Protect Your Information

We use a secure server. All information is stored on our server. According to the privacy principles on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, the data received is incorporated into a file owned by AAALAC International, that can be exclusively shared with AAALAC International offices and representatives in order to perform the administrative, financial, evaluation and accreditation services provided by AAALAC International. Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering service or the purchased product requested.

Use of Cookies

All of the cookies used are for Google Analytics only (to track traffic on the site). There are currently NO third party cookies (i.e., marketing-advertising related) on the site. The user can choose to turn off all cookies via the browser settings.

European Regulation

The AAALAC International European Office operates in compliance with the REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation), and is registered in the Spanish Agency for Data Protection.

Exercise of Rights

Users of the AAALAC website and AAALAC services have the rights of data access, rectification, erasure, restriction, and opposition. These can be exercised at:

Main Office
5205 Chairman's Court, Suite 300
Frederick, MD 21703 USA
t:301.696.9626
f:301.696.9627
accredit@aaalac.org

European Office
Apartado de Correos 266
31080 Pamplona (Spain)
t:+34 948 100026
f:+1.301.696.9627
europe@aaalac.org

Pacific Rim Office
5205 Chairman's Court, Suite 300
Frederick, MD 21703 USA
t:301.696.9626
f:301.696.9627
pacificrim@aaalac.org

Southeast Asia
250/830 Moo3, Bangpla Soi 18
Bangpla, Bangplee, Samutprakarn
Thailand 10540
t:+6688-428-2543
t:+662 175 5918
f:+662 175 5917
seasia@aaalac.org