Privacy Policy


The Privacy Policy intends to inform users about the general rules of privacy and treatment of their personal data, collected and treated in accordance with current legislation (specifically the General Data Protection Regulation and Law 58/2019 of August 8).

Your data will be processed by Congelagos – Transformação E Comércio De Produtos Alimentares, S.A., with the single registration and taxpayer identification number 513583750, with registered office in Vale de Coitos, 8600-001 Lagos, hereinafter referred to as “Congelagos S.A.”. Congelagos S.A. is responsible for the processing of personal data that it collects and processes, in accordance with the legal provisions in force.


The Data Controller ensures that:

  • The processing of their personal data is conducted out within the scope of the purposes for which they have been collected or for purposes compatible with those purposes;
  • Collects, uses and keeps only the personal data necessary for the objective in question;
  • Does not transmit personal data for commercial or advertising purposes;
  • Processes personal data for legally specified purposes or for the performance of services at your request.


What is Personal Data

Personal data is information relating to an identified or identifiable person. Personal data is also the collection of separate information that can lead to the identification of a particular person.

Personal data that has been uncharacterized, coded, or pseudonymized, but which can be used to re-identify a person, remains personal data.

Personal data that has been anonymized in such a way that the person is not or no longer identifiable is no longer considered personal data. For data to be truly anonymized, the anonymization must be irreversible.


What personal information do we keep from our customers?

The personal data we collect consists mainly of information regarding your name, nationality, gender, e-mail address, telephone number, cell phone number and address, although we may collect other Personal Data that may be necessary or convenient for the provision or billing of Services by Congelagos S.A.. In the case of the submission of applications in our platform, all the data of your curriculum vitae will be collected.

Information may also be collected regarding lifestyle and social circumstances (e.g. your hobbies); family circumstances (e.g. your marital status and dependents); employment and education details (e.g. the organization you work for, job title and your education details); applications and social media services we may provide; IP address; browser type and language; access times; complaint details; details of how you use our products and services; details of how you like to interact with us and other similar information.


Under what circumstances do we collect information?

We collect information when you visit our website or submit a resume on the Recruitment Page, as well as when you enter a contractual relationship with Congelagos S.A. or in the course of providing services.

In either case, your express and consent is requested.


How do we use the stored information?

We use personal information to improve your browsing experience or, in the case of resumes, to evaluate it alongside the job offers we currently have available.


Conservation Period of the Personal Data Collected

Your personal data will be kept for the period needed for processing, according to the respective purpose.

Conservation periods may be modified when justified by the associated public interest, historical, scientific, or statistical reasons, with the person responsible to adopt the appropriate conservation and security measures.


How do we protect your data?

Our website is periodically checked for security flaws and potential vulnerabilities.

Our users’ information is stored on secure networks and is accessible by a limited number of people who have special access rights to the systems and are contractually obligated to keep the information confidential. Our servers are protected against attacks and run regular file scans to detect malware.


Do we use cookies?

Yes – cookies are small files that a website transfers to a computer’s hard drive via the web server. Cookies are used to store information about visitors, including their preferences. This information is used to optimize the user experience by adapting content to the information provided by visitor behavior.

You may choose to disable cookies in your browser settings – doing so will not affect the user experience on our website.

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience.

In general, cookies are used to maintain user preferences, store information about items such as shopping carts, and provide anonymous tracking data for third party applications such as Google Analytics. General rule, cookies will improve your browsing experience. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser.

We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies site, which offers guidance for all modern browsers.


Disclosure to third parties

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to third parties your personal information.


Intellectual Property

The contents and the design of this website are property of Congelagos S.A., or of third parties, properly identified.


Privacy Policy terms Updates

The terms of this Privacy Policy may be altered at any moment by decision of Congelagos S.A., being considered that the alterations come into force from the date of its posting on the website Access and use after January 07, 2021 by users will be considered as an unequivocal sign that the same has read, accepted, and understood the terms of the Privacy Policy amended.


We also remind you that under the General Data Protection Regulation you have the following rights:

Right of Access – Obtain confirmation that your personal data is subject to processing and access to it and information on the processing activities of your personal data, pursuant to Article 15 of the RGPD.

Right of Rectification – To obtain the rectification of your personal data that is inaccurate, pursuant to Article 16 of the RGPD.

Right of Omission – Obtain the removal of your personal data in certain situations. In particular, for personal data whose processing is based on your consent, you may freely withdraw your consent at any time, in which case your personal data will be deleted, unless there is another legal base for the processing, pursuant to Article 17 of the GDPR.

Right to Limitation of Processing – You may, in certain situations, require the limitation of processing, in which case the data will be retained, and no further processing operations will be performed, except as provided for in the RGPD, pursuant to Article 18 of the RGPD.

Right to Oppose – Oppose the processing of your personal data for reasons relating to your situation, in the situations provided for under Article 21 of the RGPD.

Right to Portability – To receive your personal data or to have it transmitted to another controller, pursuant to Article 20 of the RGPD.

You may also present a complaint with the supervisory authority. The national supervisory authority is the “Comissão Nacional de Proteção de Dados”.

For the purposes of exercising their rights, they may contact us by e-mail at

Your requests will be handled in such a way that we can ensure the effectiveness of your rights. You may be asked to provide proof of your identity to ensure that personal data is only shared with the data subject. You should be aware that in certain cases (for example, due to legal requirements) your request may not be granted immediately.

In any case, you will be informed of the measures taken to do so within one month of the request being made. You also have the right to present a complaint to the National Data Protection Commission



If you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data, or if you wish to exercise any of your rights, please contact us: – E-mail: Phone number: +351 282 002 180 – Address: Vale de Coitos, 8600-001 Odiáxere, Lagos, Faro