Privacy Policy & Cookies


Socarto – Sociedade de Pesquisas Topo Cartográficas is a company present in the national market since 1977, which operates in the area of ​​Cartography, Topography, Land Registry and Geographic Information Systems.

Socarto is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers and users of its website and in this context has prepared this Privacy Policy in order to demonstrate commitment and respect for the rules of privacy and protection of personal data.

This policy applies exclusively to the collection and processing of data carried out by Socarto.

Responsible for data processing

The entity responsible for processing the data collected is Socarto – Sociedade de Pesquisas Topo Cartográficas. You can contact Socarto as follows:

Address: R. Rodrigo Reinel 9A, 1400-319 Lisbon
Phone: +351 214 381 262

Personal data, personal data holders, types of personal data and how we collect your personal data

Personal data is understood to be any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (“data subject”); an identifiable person is considered to be identifiable, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier, such as a name, an identification number, location data, electronic identifiers or one or more specific elements physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.

Personal Data Holder

The User who submits a form on our website.

Types of Personal Data

Socarto – Sociedade de Pesquisas Topo Cartográficas, within the scope of its activity, collects and processes personal data, such as user name, email address, telephone number, entity or company for which user provides services, address and resume.

How is personal data collected?

The collection of this data is done by filling out forms:

  • Contacts
  • Job Applications

The personal data collected can be processed by computer and in an automated or non-automated manner, guaranteeing in all cases strict compliance with the legislation on the protection of personal data in force, being stored in specific databases, created for the purpose and, in a situation Under no circumstances will the data collected be used for any purpose other than the one for which they were collected or given consent by the data subject.

Grounds and purposes of the processing of Personal Data

Consent – Marketing and Sales effects, such as: marketing campaigns, events, promotions, information about new or current services and/or products, satisfaction surveys.

Deadlines for the processing and conservation of personal data

Socarto – Sociedade de Pesquisas Topo Cartográficas will keep your personal data according to the purposes for which they are processed. Thus, and whenever there is no specific legal requirement, the data will be stored and kept only for the minimum period necessary for the purposes that motivated its collection or subsequent processing, under the terms defined by law.

Rights of holders of personal data

Users, as holders of personal data, are guaranteed, at any time, the right to access, rectify, update, limit and erase personal data (except if they are indispensable for the provision of the service by Socarto – Sociedade de Topo Cartographic Surveys or to comply with legal obligations), the right to oppose their use for commercial purposes by Socarto – Sociedade de Pesquisas Topo Cartográficas and to withdraw consent, without this compromises the lawfulness of the treatment carried out under that consent, as well as the right to data portability. The holder of personal data can exercise their rights with the Responsible for the treatment, through the contacts made available for this purpose in this document. Without prejudice to being able to submit complaints directly to Socarto – Sociedade de Pesquisas Topo Cartográficas, through the contacts made available for this purpose, you may submit a complaint to the control authority, the National Commission for Protection and Data (CNPD).

Liability for Third Party Services and Websites

On Socarto’s website you can find access links to third-party websites. Socarto is not responsible for the collection and processing of personal data carried out on these third-party websites.

The collection or processing of personal data requested by these third parties is your sole responsibility, and Socarto cannot be held responsible, under any circumstances, for the content of these websites or for the misuse of data collected or processed through them. of links to third-party websites does not imply any assumption of responsibility in relation to such websites, and therefore this Privacy Policy is not applicable to them.

Socarto draws attention to the need for Customers and Users, before visiting third-party websites, to read the Privacy Policies defined by these third parties.


What are cookies?

“Cookies” are small software labels that are stored on your computer through the browser, retaining only information related to your preferences, not including, as such, your personal data.

What are worth for?

Cookies serve to help determine the usefulness, interest and number of uses of their websites, allowing faster and more efficient navigation, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.

What types of cookies are there?

There are two groups of cookies that can be used:

Permanent cookies – these are cookies that are stored at the browser level on your access devices (PC, mobile and tablet) and that are used whenever you make a new visit to one of our websites. They are generally used to direct navigation to the user’s interests, allowing us to provide a more personalized service.

Session cookies – these are temporary cookies that remain in your browser’s cookie file until you leave the website. The information obtained by these cookies serves to analyze web traffic patterns, allowing us to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.

How do we use them?

Strictly necessary cookies – They allow you to browse the website and use its applications, as well as access secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, the services you have requested cannot be provided.

Analytical cookies – They are used anonymously for the purpose of creating and analyzing statistics, in order to improve the functioning of the website.

Functionality cookies – They save user preferences regarding the use of the website, so that it is not necessary to reconfigure the website each time you visit it.

Third-party cookies – Measure the success of applications and the effectiveness of third-party advertising. They can also be used to customize a widget with user data.

How can you manage cookies?

All browsers allow the user to accept, refuse or delete cookies, namely by selecting the appropriate settings in the respective browser. You can configure cookies in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser.

It should be noted, however, that by disabling cookies, it may prevent some web services from working properly, affecting, partially or completely, navigation on the website.

You can also manage cookies through a feature that this website presents. In Privacy Settings you can at any time change your preferences as well as the History of your settings