Access Bank’s customers have the opportunity to make choices about how their personal information may be shared, and we encourage you to make choices that enable us to provide you with quality products and services that help you meet your financial needs.
You consent to our use of your personal information when you (voluntarily) provide us with them to access any of our products online or in any of our banking outlets.
Safeguarding your personal information is our main concern. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with applicable federal laws to secure your information from unauthorized access and use, accidental or unlawful alteration and destruction; and other unlawful or unauthorized forms of processing. We engage in the continuous training of our employees in the proper management of personal information. When we use other companies to provide services, we require them to protect the confidentiality of personal information they receive.
At Access Bank Plc, we take data privacy very seriously and we provide our customers with all necessary data security to protect such personal information from unauthorized access. We require any third parties who carry out any work on our behalf to comply with appropriate compliance standards to protect your information. We are pleased to announce that we comply with global best practices and requirements of GDPR of the European Union.
We collect your personal information necessary to open a bank account as mandated by the Central Bank of Nigeria. They include name, address, telephone number, email address, contact address, references. All these required that personal data are collected voluntarily and clearly when you access our products online or offline.
We may collect information from a range of sources and it may relate to any of our products or services we currently provide or may have provided in the past.
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Note that we may collect information about your computer (or mobile device), including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration or for our own commercial purposes. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
Towards enhancing our service delivery, we may share data with our technical support service providers, partners, associates, and subsidiaries in the group. However, we where applicable, we execute compliant data sharing agreements or data processing agreements to provide an extra layer of protection for personal information shared in the process.
Individuals have the right to access information the Bank holds, access their personal data and other supplementary information and obtain information about how we process it
Individuals have a right to ‘block’ or withdraw their consent to our processing of your information, which you can do at any time. When processing is restricted, we are permitted to store the personal data, but not further process it.
Individuals are entitled to have personal data rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete. If this personal data in question has been disclosed to third parties, they must be informed of the rectification where possible. The Bank must also inform the individuals about the third parties to whom the data has been disclosed where appropriate
Individuals have the right to request the deletion or removal of personal data where there is no compelling legal or regulatory requirement for its continued processing. The Bank will make sure that this right is protected.
We will ensure that personal data is moved, copied or transferred easily from one IT environment to another in a safe and secure way, without hindrance to usability.
Individuals have the right to object to our processing of their information in some circumstances.
In the event of infringement of data protection rights, we will use ensure any damage is remedied within the shortest possible time. However, you are at liberty to report to the Data Protection Authority (the NPBD) or seek other legal remedies.
Access Bank Plc understands and acknowledges the importance of safeguarding children’s privacy, hence, our sites are not intentionally designed for or directed at children under the age of 13. It is our policy never to knowingly collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13, except as part of an engagement to provide child-categorized account opening services which requires parental guardianship.
Access Bank Plc has implemented reasonable and effective security policies and procedures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, data loss and misuse, alteration, or destruction. To the best of our ability, access to your personal information is limited to those who have a need to know and are required to always maintain the confidentiality of such information. Despite our best efforts and intentions, we acknowledge that security cannot be absolutely guaranteed against all threat actors. Hence, we also make reasonable efforts to retain personal information only for so long
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This Privacy Notice may be updated from time to time and the most recent version can be found on www.accessbankplc.com