Legal & Privacy
We take responsibility for all the personal data – such as your name, address, email address, phone number, date of birth, etc. – that you provide us with or that we obtain through purchases, when you order catalogues, subscribe to our newsletter or when you create a personal profile on hm.com.
The Swedish parent company - H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB (herein after referred to as “H&M”) is responsible for your personal data under the Swedish Data Protection Act (1998:204) and EU Directive 95/46/EC. The local country organisation is the personal data processor on behalf of the parent company. Your personal details are maintained in Sweden and processed within the H&M group in a few cases even outside the EEA-area.
How do we use your personal data?
We use the information that we collect to fulfill our commitments to you and to provide you with the service that you expect. This includes sending you information and offers for marketing purposes. In order to provide you with relevant offers and information we may analyze your personal data. We will only keep your data for as long as necessary to carry out our services to you or as long as we are required by law. After this your personal data will be deleted.
Who has access to the data?
We never pass on, sell or swap your data to third parties for marketing purposes outside the H&M Group. Data that is forwarded to third parties is used only to meet H&M’s commitments to you.
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Controller of personal data
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB
Mäster Samuelsgatan 46
106 38 Stockholm
Telephone: +46 (0)8 796 55 00
Fax: +46 (0)8 24 80 78
Companies register: Bolagsverket/Swedish Companies Registration Office
Company registration number: 556042-7220
Authorised representative: Karl-Johan Persson
VAT registration number: VAT NO. SE556042722001