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Data Privacy & Security Policy

The information that you provide is collected to help us to improve the services we offer and to enable us to provide services tailored to individual users' requirements.

We are committed to protecting your privacy

Lau & Lau Certified Public Accountants (“Lau & Lau”) have a strong commitment to protecting the privacy of our clients and staff.

To ensure you can make informed decisions and feel confident about supplying your personal data to Lau & Lau we provide this policy statement outlining our data collection practices and the choices you have concerning how the data is being collected and used.

The term 'Data' refers to any personal information that can be used to identify you as an individual. It can include, among other things, your name, contact number, address, age, gender, your ID card number, passport or other identification document details, driver’s license details or personal financial information.

We limit the collection, use and retention of Data to the specific information we need for legitimate purposes to administer our business, providing quality professional services to existing and potential clients and offering various products or services that may be of interest to you. We take appropriate steps to protect Data collected against unauthorized access, disclosure or alteration, and to keep such Data accurate and up to date.

This privacy statement contains numerous general and technical details about the steps we take to respect your privacy concerns. We have organized the privacy statement by major processes and areas so that you can review the information of most interest to you.

Please read this policy statement carefully before submitting any Data to us. If, after reviewing this privacy statement you have any privacy questions or concerns or would like to request access to, correction or object to the processing of your Data for legitimate purposes, please email or send a letter or fax to:

Data Privacy Officer, Lau & Lau, 21/F, Hing Yip Commercial Centre, 272-284 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong
Fax: +852 2541 0049

Please allow 10 business days for us to process any request for access to or correction of Data.

In order to protect your Data, we will require that you prove your identity to us in relation to your request to access your Data, which may consist of a copy of a government-issued identification, your signature and correspondence address so we can check them against our records and satisfy ourselves as to your identity. The above information is required to create an audit trail of how the request has been handled. Where a request is made, any correspondence or application may be kept and added to your Data.

We will seek your express consent to any changes to how we use or disclose your Data if required by law but otherwise use of our website and/or our services will constitute your acceptance of this policy.