Publish date: January 31, 2023
HUAWEI Developers provides a range of services and resources for you to develop, distribute, and promote your apps, games, and themes (hereinafter referred to as "Products") throughout their lifecycles within the ecosystem of HUAWEI Developers.
When you register your HUAWEI ID account, your contracting entity and data controller will be determined based on the country or region where you register your account.
If you register your HUAWEI ID account in the Chinese mainland listed in Part I of Exhibit A – List of Countries/Regions (hereinafter, "Exhibit A"), Huawei Software Technologies Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, "Huawei Software"), a Huawei subsidiary incorporated in the People's Republic of China, will serve as your contracting entity and data controller.
If you register your HUAWEI ID account in a country or region listed in Part II of Exhibit A, Aspiegel SE (hereinafter, "Aspiegel"), a Huawei subsidiary incorporated in Ireland, will serve as your contracting entity and data controller.
If you register your HUAWEI ID account in a country or region listed in Part III of Exhibit A, Huawei Services (Hong Kong) Co., Limited (hereinafter, "Huawei Hong Kong"), a Huawei subsidiary incorporated in Hong Kong (China), will serve as your contracting entity and data controller.
Additionally, Huawei Software, Aspiegel, or Huawei Hong Kong may independently act as your contracting entity and data controller based on the distribution area of each of your Products in accordance with Parts I to III of Exhibit A, depending on the services used by you.
This statement covers the following topics:
As part of the HUAWEI Developers services, we will only collect and use your personal data for the purposes stated in this statement. The "personal data" herein refers to any information that enables us to identify you as a user of the HUAWEI Developers services.
For these purposes, we collect and process the following data:
If you are an individual developer:
If you are an employee or a representative of an enterprise developer:
If you access developer's team account or account group, the following additional data is collected and processed:
If you are using the remote testing, the following data is collected and processed:
If you are using the Developers app, the following data is also collected and processed:
If you are using the training service, the following data is also collected and processed:
To provide you with the HUAWEI Developers services and fulfill contractual obligations, we will use and process your personal data so that you can distribute, manage, and monitor your apps within our ecosystem, and use other HUAWEI Developers services, such as SDKs, APIs, Kits, and testing platforms. This requires us to process your data for registration and verification, accounting and billing, promotion, partner relationship management, support and communication, software and system updates, service usage management, contract management, team management, and remote device testing. We will also process your personal data in order to diagnose and resolve various problems. If you are a user of a team account, we also process personal data related to your team and your role in order to provide you with the team account functions. If you are using third-party services to access the AppGallery Connect services, we may disclose your contact information (such as email address, phone number, name, and team list) to the third-party service provider based on your separate authorization. We may also receive personal data about you from these third-party service providers when you use their services to connect to the AppGallery Connect services.
In addition, we use your personal data for the following purposes based on the contracting entity's legitimate interests (if your Products are distributed in the country(ies) or region(s) listed in Part II of Exhibit A, or on the basis of your consent (if your Products are distributed in the country(ies) or region(s) listed in Part II of Exhibit A):
We may send you emails to inform you of new and/or enhanced functions or features available to developers on the website, provided that you have given consent to such communications during registration on the HUAWEI Developers website. You can withdraw such consent at any time, as detailed in Section 5.5 below.
We also process your financial and identification information for tax and accounting purposes, as required by applicable laws and regulations.
We retain your personal data for no longer than is necessary for the purposes defined in this statement.
We will process and retain your data for the duration of the customer relationship. When you delete your HUAWEI ID account, any and all personal data related to your account and associated services, such as HUAWEI Developers services, will be erased. However, we will retain:
Once the retention period expires, we will delete or anonymize your personal data, unless otherwise required by applicable laws and regulations.
4.1 Data storage location
Your developer account information is stored in the same data center as that of your HUAWEI ID.
If you use "Team account", the team member list which includes information about members' HUAWEI ID and roles will be stored in the data center located in China.
If you use "Account group", the group member list which includes the members' names and email addresses will be stored in the same data centers as those of members' accounts.
Additionally, limited data relating to your API usage and quota may also be stored in other regions (the EU/EEA, China, Russia, or Singapore) to enable the use of the APIs in such regions.
The data collected when you are using the AppGallery Connect Interaction Center and the data for partner relationship management will be stored in China.
The data centers are operated by our contracted suppliers that work on our behalf.
4.2 Data sharing
Our business operations, such as marketing, surveys, sales promotion and business development, as well as customer support, may require our contracted suppliers acting on our behalf as data processors and located outside the EU/EEA and/or the Russian Federation to process your personal data.
For partnership management purposes, we will transfer your contact information, job title, and financial information to a Huawei group company in China that operates under contract and acts on our behalf.
For product management and accounting purposes, we will transmit the product information, service usage information, and financial information to a Huawei group company in China that operates under contract and acts on our behalf.
For customer support and troubleshooting purposes, we will transmit your contact information, diagnostics information, problem description, and attachments to a Huawei group company in China or Türkiye that operates under contract and acts on our behalf.
For enabling the use of our APIs outside your registration country/region and managing the agreed API usage quotas, your API usage data and available quota may also be shared to Huawei Group companies in countries/regions outside your registration country/region.
If you use the team account or account group functions, your personal data related to the team or group may be shared with the admin or other members, depending on the privileges they have been granted by the admin.
To enable you to access our services globally, your developer account identifier and product information may be shared across the sites operated by Huawei group companies in EU, China, Singapore, or Russia.
We may also share your data:
When you distribute your Products in the Chinese mainland, we will disclose your identification, financial, and product management information with your contracting entity in China (i.e., Huawei Software Technologies Co., Ltd.).
In addition, as described above your personal data may be transferred, processed, and stored in countries/regions instead of your country/region of residence, your personal data may be available to government authorities under lawful orders and laws applicable in those countries/regions.
If you select a distribution area that is different from the country or region where you register your HUAWEI ID account, we will disclose your identification information (such as your name) to the Huawei group company managing the selected distribution area for the purposes of enabling the distribution. In this case, your data may be transferred to and stored in either Germany, Russia, Singapore, or China, depending on the distribution area that you selected.
4.3 Safeguards used in data transfers
If your products are distributed in the country(ies) and/or region(s) listed in Part II of Exhibit A, when we transfer or disclose your HUAWEI Developers data outside the EU/EEA, where local laws may not provide the same level of data protection, we will comply with applicable legal requirements for providing adequate safeguards by incorporating the EU Commission standard data protection clauses into such transfers or disclosures. If you want to obtain copies of the actual signed standard data protection clauses, please contact us.
We respect Hong Kong (China) Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance and, if your Products are distributed in the country(ies) and/or region(s) listed in Part III of Exhibit A, we are committed to complying with the Hong Kong (China) Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance requirements when we transfer personal data outside Hong Kong (China).
You have the following rights and choices:
5.1 Access your data
To view your data by accessing the HUAWEI Developers portal, you can request a copy of your personal data related to HUAWEI Developers by going to Privacy Center > Request your data. For additional access requests, please contact us.
5.2 Rectify your data
To keep your data up-to-date and accurate, access and modify your data by accessing the HUAWEI Developers portal.
5.3 Port your data
You can port your personal data related to HUAWEI Developers by going to Privacy Center > Request your data
For more information about your product package, please contact us.
5.4 Erase your data
You may at any time:
We will erase or anonymize your personal data within a reasonable period of time, based on your aforementioned actions, and in accordance with the retention periods as described in Section 3.
If you opted to receive electronic direct marketing from us, you can withdraw your consent by going to Console > Settings > Profile and unchecking Send me promotions. After doing so, you will no longer receive promotional offers from HUAWEI Developers.
If you want to object to the processing of your data for analytics, please contact us.
When making a request, please specify the scope of the request, and provide us with the email address or phone number that you use to sign in to your HUAWEI ID.
In order to proceed with your request, we will contact you to verify your identity.
5.7 Restrict processing
If you want to restrict the processing of your personal data, please contact us. You have the right to restrict the processing of your data under the following circumstances:
When submitting your request, please specify the scope and basis of the request, and provide us with the email address or phone number that you use to sign in to your HUAWEI ID.
In order to proceed with your request, we will contact you to verify your identity.
You can find information about how to exercise your data subject's rights in Section 5. If you have any questions about your rights as a data subject, or how we process your personal data, or if you would like to contact our Data Protection Officer, please contact us.
For product distribution in the country(ies) or region(s) listed in Part I of Exhibit A, your contracting entity and data controller will be Huawei Software Technologies Co., Ltd. (No. 101, Software Road, Yuhuatai District, Nanjing P. R. China).
For product distribution in the country(ies) or region(s) listed in Part II of Exhibit A, your contracting entity and data controller will be Aspiegel SE. (3rd floor, Mespil Court, Mespil Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, D04 E516, Ireland. Registration number 561134).
For product distribution in the country(ies) or region(s) listed in Part III of Exhibit A, your contracting entity and data controller will be Huawei Services (Hong Kong) Co., Limited. (Room 03, 9/F, Tower 6, The Gateway, No.9 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, P.R. China).
If you believe that we are not processing your personal data in accordance with this statement or the applicable data protection laws, you can lodge a complaint with your data protection authority, or the Data Protection Commissioner in Ireland.
We recommend that you regularly check for the latest version of this statement from the HUAWEI Developers portal settings, as we may update it from time to time. In the event of any material changes to this statement, we will notify you in advance by means of notification dialogs, push messages, emails, and other methods, depending on the nature of the change.
|Part I||Chinese mainland|
|Part II|| |
Aland Islands, Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bonaire, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dutch Caribbean, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Ireland, Romania, Saba, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Serbia, Sint Eustatius, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, St. Martin, St. Pierre and Miquelon (France), Sweden, Switzerland, Türkiye, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City
|Part III|| |
Other countries and regions