Privacy for Shopify Partners
For Shopify Partners who develop apps, build stores, refer merchants, or help merchants operate their stores
What information we collect about you and why
We collect the following personal information about you when you sign up as a Shopify partner or affiliate, or when you otherwise provide us with this information. We process your personal data in order to perform our contract with you or because it is in our legitimate interests to maintain our business relationship, prevent risk and fraud, provide effective services to you, improve our products and services, and to be responsive to you. In some cases, we only process your personal information with your consent.
|What we collect
|How we use it
|Information you provide about yourself and your business, like your name, company name, address, email address, and phone number.
|Payment information you provide, such as your credit or debit card number or your bank account number.
|Copies you provide of government-issued identification you provide us.
When and why we share your information with others
We need to share your personal information with companies who help us provide you with our services, and to connect you with merchants that we believe may be interested in your services. We also share your personal information with others:
to help us conduct marketing and advertising
to process payments from you, or to remit payments to you
to comply with legal requirements, or to respond to court orders, subpoenas, warrants, or other similar government demands (for more information, please read our Government Access Policy)
in connection with an asset sale or purchase, a share sale, purchase or merger, bankruptcy, or other business transaction or re-organisation, we will share your personal data with a prospective buyer, seller, new owner, or other relevant third party as necessary while negotiating or in relation to a change of corporate control such as a restructuring, merger, or sale of our assets
Your rights over your information
When you sign up for the partner program you remain in the program until you tell us otherwise. Please submit a data subject request through our online portal if you would like us to delete your personal information. Please keep in mind that we may anonymize your personal information once you close your account, and we will continue to use non-identifiable information to improve our services. Please note that some data subject rights only apply in certain circumstances, and all of these rights may be limited by law.
Merchants that use your services