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Pokemapper Privacy Policy

Welcome to Pokemapper! Pokemapper Inc. (“Pokemapper, “we”, “us”, or “our”) has prepared this privacy policy to describe to you our practices regarding the information we collect from users of the pokemapper.co website, as well as the Pokemapper mobile applications, and Pokemapper’s services offered through the website and mobile applications (collectively, “Pokemapper Service”). By visiting this website or by using the mobile applications or otherwise accessing or using the Pokemapper Service, you are agreeing to the collection and use of your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with our information collection and use practices, please do not access or use the Pokemapper Service.

The Pokemapper Service is not directed to children and children are not eligible to use the Pokemapper Service. Protecting the privacy of children is very important to us. We do not collect or maintain personal information (i.e., information that allows someone to identify or contact an individual, including, for example, name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, as well as any other non-public information about an individual that is associated with or linked to any of the foregoing information) from people we actually know are under 13 years of age, and no part of our website, mobile applications, or Pokemapper Service, is designed to attract people under 13 years of age. If we later learn that a user is under 13 years of age, we will take steps to remove that user's personal information from our databases and to prevent the user from utilizing the Pokemapper Service.

Pokemapper respects the rights of its users. Pokemapper collects the following information:

Use of data

We will use your personal information to:

The information recorded in the website log files is used for statistical purposes only–including:

An archive of these website log files and associated analysis and reports are retained indefinitely by Pokemapper as a way of measuring patterns of website traffic over the years and in order to facilitate future planning.


This website uses web analytics services provided by analytics service providers, such as Google Analytics and Mixpanel. Analytics service providers use ‘cookies’, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information included in the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by these services on servers in the United States. Analytics service providers use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Analytics service providers may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on their behalf. Analytics service providers will not associate your IP address with any other data held by them. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by analytics service providers in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Storage of personal information

Personal information submitted is kept on a server belonging to and administered by Pokemapper or an agent of Pokemapper which provides website hosting services and/or the email alert software. This agent of Pokemapper is compliant with the applicable data protection regulations and has provided written confirmation to Pokemapper that they will comply with the relevant data protection obligations by keeping information secure and not using it for any purpose other than for which it was provided. For backup purposes, copies of personal information, and subscriber lists are stored on secure servers to which agents of Pokemapper have remote access for the purposes of providing website development, maintenance or hosting services.

Disclosure of personal information

If a user joins a group their name, gender and trip details are available to that group. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personally identifiable information to outside parties.

We may, however, disclose certain personal information as follows:

Security of your personal information

Due to the nature of the internet we cannot guarantee the security of any information while it is being transmitted to us via the internet. However, we take our security responsibilities very seriously and take all reasonable steps (both technical and organizational) to protect your personal details once they have been received by Pokemapper.

Your Choices regarding Your Information

Privacy statements on third party websites

The Pokemapper Service may contain content or links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over, do not review and are not responsible for the privacy policies of or content displayed on such other websites. When you click on such a link, you will leave the Pokemapper Service and go to another site. During this process, another entity may collect personal information or anonymous information from you.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This Privacy Policy addresses only our use and disclosure of information we collect from and/or about you on the Pokemapper Service. If you disclose information to others, or authorize us to do the same under this Privacy Policy, the use and disclosure restrictions contained in this Privacy Policy will not apply to any third party. We do not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy here [hyperlink] and we will change the “Last Updated” date above. You should consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes.


Should you have any concerns about your privacy or any of the issues covered in this statement, please contact [email protected] .

This document was last updated August 2016.

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