Privacy policy

Guðmundur Jónasson Travel ehf (GJ Travel) Privacy Policy

What information do we collect? recognizes that your trust for us is essential for a successful relationship. Protecting your privacy is a responsibility we take very seriously. This Privacy Policy will help you understand how collects, uses and protects the personal information you provide to us on our website, via email, over the phone.

How do we protect your information?
By using the GJ Travel website, products or services, you are agreeing to this privacy policy (hereinafter referred to as the “Privacy Policy”), in accordance with pt. 1. para. 1., Article 8 of The Act on the Protection of Privacy as regards the Processing of Personal Data, No. 77/2000 (hereinafter referred to as the “Act”). Terms in the Privacy Policy shall have the same meaning as in the Act. You therefore Consent that GJ Travel Processes your Personal Data in accordance with the Privacy Policy or as permitted by law.

Do we use cookies?
GJ Travel collects and Processes Personal Data which customers register on the GJ Travel website, in addition to information on how customers use the website, i.e. by collecting cookies. Personal Data may also be collected during the booking process, shopping, ordering, payment, and in relation to the issuing of tickets.

What do we use your information for?
The collection and Processing of Personal Data collection is for purposes of accounting, billing, auditing, issuing of tickets and credit card verification. Personal Data may be used for security purposes, immigration control and customs enforcement if required by law, administration, quality control, marketing, or legal purposes. Additionally, Personal Data may be used in relation to customer loyalty programs, test purposes, maintenance, customer service and other travel or tour related purposes.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
GJ Travel may use Personal Data for marketing, promotional purposes and market analysis. When you sign up for offers, purchase services or book flights with GJ Travel, you consent to be contacted for marketing purposes on a regular basis.

GJ Travel is permitted to direct marketing material towards parties which have agreed to the Privacy Policy, regardless of whether they have been registered as objecting to having their names being used for marketing purposes via the National Registry of Iceland. However, GJ Travel customers may always opt out of receiving marketing material from the company. GJ Travel is always permitted to contact customers with direct information related to particular transactions, even if they have been registered as objecting to having their names being used for marketing purposes via the National Registry of Iceland and also opted out of receiving marketing material from the company.

Our Distribution Partners and Suppliers
Occasionally, at our discretion, GJ Travel may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. GJ Travel may permit its partners to access or Process Personal Data. However, this will only be permitted on a reasonable or legal basis. Additionally, GJ Travel is permitted to maintain a customer registry and to share it with others for additional Processing, given that Personal Data is treated in accordance with law.

Your Consent
By using our services, you consent to our Privacy Policy. GJ Travel Customers have the right to have incorrect, misleading or incomplete Personal Data rectified, erased, deleted or improved upon. GJ Travel customers have the right to have their Personal Data erased if there is no reasonable basis for it being kept. An exception to this shall be made if GJ Travel is obliged to keep the data in accordance with law.
GJ Travel never collects or Processes Personal Data unless it is done fairly, on reasonable grounds or with a legal basis, and makes sure that all usage is done in accordance with good practices of Personal Data Processing.
In case of the Privacy Policy not applying, Icelandic law shall apply.

Changes to our Privacy Policy reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. We know that our business will continue to evolve as we introduce new products, and, as such, from time to time this Privacy Policy may be reviewed and revised. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

Contacting Us
If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below. Vesturvör 34
200 Kópavogur
+354 5205200

The Controller of Personal Data, according to para. 2., Article 7, of the Act, as well as pt. 1., para. 1., Article 20, is:
GJ Travel ehf, ID no. 410166-0389

Effective date: May 24th 2018.