Privacy Policy

The information that you provide can be stored and used only for verification purposes when using services that require the ISIC, ITIC, or IYTC as an eligibility document, and may be used in countries that have a higher or lower level of data protection than South Africa. Agreements have been concluded with organisations that verify your data to protect your personal information. The International Student Identity Card (ISIC) is issued by the International Student Travel Confederation, a non-for-profit association with the objective to provide benefits and discounts for students, youth, and teachers. International Association Services (IAS), is a fully owned subsidiary of the ISTC and is responsible for the management of the three cards issued by the ISTC: the ISIC, the IYTC, and the ITIC. IAS collects cardholder information that is used only for verifying card details when cardholder is accessing services via web or telesales. IAS does not collect any contact or other data that could be used for e-mailing and similar activities. This Privacy Policy outlines how your data will be used and what measures has been taken in order to safeguard your data. By signing the ISIC, ITIC or IYTC card application and obtaining any of the Cards you agree with the privacy policy as described below. The privacy policy describes how IAS uses and secures the ISIC, ITIC and IYTC cardholder data (hereinafter 'Cardholder Data').

What information does IAS collect from ISIC, ITIC and IYTC cardholders?

IAS only collects the following data about ISIC, ITIC and IYTC cardholders: card serial number, card validity, date of birth of the cardholder and in case of ISIC and ITIC also the name of the educational establishment. IAS will not collect any additional information about cardholders.

What organisation is collecting the information?

The information listed in point 1 is collected by issuers of ISIC, ITIC and IYTC cards and forwarded to IAS for central storage in its database.

How does IAS use the information and with whom does IAS share this information?

This information will be used by ISIC, ITIC and IYTC issuers and service providers that provide discounts or other benefits to ISIC, ITIC and IYTC holders. Cardholder data will be used for verification of ISIC, ITIC or IYTC card validity and cardholder details, only when the cardholders is trying to use services that require ISIC, ITIC or IYTC as an eligibility document. IAS will not share your information with any other parties without your prior consent.

What types of security procedures are in place to protect against loss, misuse or alteration of cardholder data?

IAS has security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your user data under our control. IAS uses physical, electronic, and organisational safeguards, such as password control, firewall protection, and encryption to protect any cardholder data stored on its computers. Only authorized employees have access to your information. IAS has registered with the Dutch regulatory authorities as a data collector and therefore has had to comply with all privacy and security measures required for data collectors under EU legislation.

How can I access or correct my cardholder information?

For viewing and if necessary correcting the cardholder data that is stored by IAS for the verification purposes please write to istcinfo@istc.org or fax to IAS +31 20 421 2800

Opt In and Opt Out

ISIC Moldova puts the control over communication directly into your hands, where it belongs. We only send our latest emails to you, if you ask to receive them. We won't pester you with junk mail. But if you'd like to be the first to find out about deals, then you will be required to complete a form and we'll email you monthly with the latest deals Your email address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and it will not be added to a mailing list or used for any other purpose without your consent. If you want to stop receiving our emails, you can just reply to one of the emails and "Unsubscribe"

Third Party Links

The www.isic.md websitemay contain links to web sites operated and maintained by third parties over which we have no control. The information practices of those web sites are not covered by this privacy policy. Any information you provide to third party web sites will be governed under the terms of each such web site's privacy policy. We have no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the content, actions or policies of third party web sites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of all third party web sites that link to this site because such privacy policies may be materially different from our privacy policy.  

Questions 

Questions/comments regarding this statement should be directed to: Privacy Officer IAS A/S Herengracht 479 1017BS Amsterdam The Netherlands Phone +31 20 421 2800 Fax +31 20 421 2810 istcinfo@istc.org