Privacy Policy respects your privacy and your personal data. We take measures in order to comply with privacy law and GDPR. This privacy statement informs you who we are, how we use your private information and why, as well as the rights that you have regarding this data; You will have the responsibility of choosing if you wish to use our services.

Personal data or personal information is any information that is collected and recorded in a way that may directly or indirectly identify you as a person, eg. your name and surname, your email, your phone number etc. We never collect your personal data without your consent.  


About Us is a website operated by Apostolou Shipping Agency situated on Paros Island in Greece


Address: Ekatontapilianis 2, Parikia P.C.: 84400, Paros






Tel: +30 2284024616


What personal information do we collect?


We are obligated (or not) to obtain the below presented personal data. We may not ask you about some personal data such as health information or interests.


Contact details: name, surname, date of birth, email, address, phone number etc.

Personal information: date of birth, nationality, passport number, ID details, father’s name etc.

Billing data: credit card number, cc expiration date, ccv code, VAT number.




Cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on your computer, mobile or other device by your web browser while you are browsing and remembers your actions. Cookies can remember the user’s browsing activity like page visited, time spend on a website, login data etc. We use both session and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary and exist only while you navigate our website. Browsers normally delete session cookies when you close the browser used to visit our website. Persistent cookies do not have an expiration date and remain on your device. uses third-party cookies or “pixels” from third-party service providers like Google tools (Google Analytics, Google Adwords) Facebook, Instagram and other social media. Third-party service providers have the access to information on our website. This information is not considered as personal data and cannot identify you as a person.


We use cookies for:


Statistics: regarding the number of users that visited our website, time spend on the website, location of the user. We use Google Analytics tool for our statistics.


Advertisement: cookies can assist us and third-party services to provide a relevant advertisement. We use re-targeting and re-marketing tools for advertising, provided by Google, Facebook, Twitter or other social networks.


You can modify the use of cookies on your browser. Please refer to your browser’s setting section for more information. You can also see information regarding use of cookies at:


When do we collect personal information?


We collect personal information during:


Ticket purchase. During reservation you should be informed that transmission of date is involved. We will ask you to provide us your personal information (e.g. name, surname etc.).


Payment. We may ask you to provide us sensitive information like credit card number, cc expiration date, ccv code, VAT number and any other information required by the law.


Marketing Purposes. If you sign up to our newsletter or a loyalty program, we may ask you to provide your personal data.


Why do we collect personal information?


We collect personal and sensitive information in compliance with GDPR:

  • To process your reservation and to provide our services correctly
  • Because we are obligated by the law
  • Marketing purposes
  • To ensure the interests of travellers and partners, like shipping companies.   


We collect your personal information for the below actions:


Ticket purchase. We need your personal information in order to manage your ticket,

Marketing purposes. It’s important for us to have your personal information, in order to provide you with our services during and after your interaction with us, to measure your satisfaction, send newsletters, to obtain and manage statistics, to serve you with relevant content and advertising.

We never collect personal and sensitive information for reasons that don’t comply with GDPR legislation or to harm your well-being.


How long do we keep your data?


After providing us with your consent, we will store and use your personal information, but for no longer than it’s needed to comply with its purpose. This means that we will delete e.g. your ID details or name after it is no longer required by low or our partners to have them.


With your consent, we might use your information such as name, surname and email to send you newsletter until you unsubscribe.


Sharing your personal data.


We never share your personal information with unknown third-party entities.

However we might share your information with:

Business partners. We share your information with shipping companies.

Service providers. We may share your information with reliable third-party service providers such as banks, mail service companies, law firms.

Other third-parties. We will share your information if we will be obligated by law with regulators, law enforcement etc.


Your “right to be forgotten”


We are obligated by law to erase your personal information, if you ask us to do so. We are also obligated to inform you what information we hold about you if you ask us. If the information is inaccurate, you can ask us to correct it. You can ask us at any time to stop sending you promotional newsletters, by sending us an email, or by unsubscribing using the link or button placed in every promotional email. You can also contact us by phone.




Our privacy policy might be updated. You are asked to visit our privacy policy section in order to be updated regarding any changes that might occur. You are obligated to be familiar with our privacy policy before making any interaction with us. By using our services you agree to the terms presented to you.


If you have any question regarding how we use your personal data, please contact us.

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