Data Retention Policy

1. intent of the policy

This data retention policy sets out the obligations of Perfection Consulting India regarding retention of personal data collected, held, and processed by Perfection Consulting India the retention of information collected through our site shall be governed by this policy and is therefore incorporated into our terms of use.

This policy is intended to safeguard user records collected and retained by Perfection Consulting India this policy details out what is expected of Perfection Consulting India employees and other stakeholders involved in retention of data and its protection.

Personal data shall be kept in a form which permits the identification of users for no longer than is necessary for the reasons why the personal data is processed. in certain cases, personal data may be stored for longer periods where that data is to be processed for archiving purposes that are in the public interest, for scientific or historical research, or for statistical purposes, subject to the implementation of the appropriate technical and organisational measures required to protect that data.

Perfection Consulting India will retain personal data for as long as required or permitted in the light of the sole purpose(s) for which the data has been obtained. the criteria used to determine the retention period shall include:

(i) The length of the time that Perfection Consulting India has an ongoing relationship with the client and provides the services thereto.

(ii) Whether or not there is a legal obligation to which Perfection Consulting India are subject to; and

(iii) Whether or not the retention is advisable in the light of Perfection Consulting India’s legal position (such as concerning applicable statutes of limitations, litigation or regulatory investigations).

This policy sets out the types of personal data held by Perfection Consulting India, the duration of its retention, the criteria for establishing and reviewing the length of such duration and when it is to be removed or otherwise disposed of.

This policy is intended to cover all records and documents, regardless of their forms, physical or electronic / digital, including guidelines as to the duration of maintaining such records and documents and how they will be destroyed. this policy is designed to ensure compliance with the information technology (reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) rules, 2011.

2. Some key terms

a. “user” (hereinafter collectively referred to as “you”, “your”,), mean our customers who use our service(s) or any other natural person who visit our website(s) and whose personal data is being collected, held or processed by Perfection Consulting India

b. “service data” means all electronic data, text, messages or other materials, including personal data of users, submitted to the service(s) by you in connection with your use of the service(s), including, without limitation, to personal data.

c. “personal data” means data relating to a living individual who is or can be identified either from the data or from the data in conjunction with other information that is in, or is likely to come into, the possession of the Perfection Consulting India

“personal data” shall include all the information that identifies an individual or relates to an identifiable individual, including:


Account details and related contact information

Postal address

Telephone or fax number

Email address and other identifying addresses for electronic communications

Date of birth

Details from Perfection Consulting India and other government or state issued forms of personal identification (including adhaar, driver’s license, life / general insurance and other identifying numbers)

Photographic or video images

Telephonic or electronic recordings

Keeping personal data secure is one of the most important responsibilities of Perfection Consulting India maintains physical, technical, electronic, procedural and organizational safeguards as well as security measures to protect personal data against accidental, unlawful, or unauthorized theft, destruction, loss, alteration, disclosure, or access. only the authorized employees can access personal data for legitimate and specified business purposes towards rederning this service only. the employees are bound by a code of ethics and other internal policies that require confidential treatment of personal data and are subject to disciplinary actions if they fail to follow such requirements.

Perfection Consulting India does not typically collect sensitive personal data in connection with the services. please do not send any personal data which would be categorized as special data under any law for the time being in force (e.g., information related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, health, biometrics or genetic characteristics, criminal background, etc, through the services or otherwise, unless Perfection Consulting India specifically requests forany of this information from you or make a due diligence enquiry of you where the response necessitates you to disclose the said data to Perfection Consulting India in such a case, please ensure you notifyPerfection Consulting India that you are providing special data. we may receive special data from third party service providers and others in support of the due diligence activities that we are undertaking to satisfy various legal and regulatory requirements, which we are subject to.

3. Aims and objectives

a. The primary aim of this policy is to set out limits for the retention of service data or personal data.

b. In addition to safeguarding the rights of users by ensuring that excessive amounts of data are not retained by Perfection Consulting India, this policy also aims to improve the speed and efficiency of managing data.

4. Scope

a. This policy applies to all personal data held by Perfection Consulting India for the sole purpose of processing and fulfilling requests made by users.

b. This policy applies on all Perfection Consulting India workstations – desktops, laptops, servers, physical modes of personal data collection including but not limited to physical forms, visitor logs, visiting cards collected etc, this policy also covers all virtual machines including cloud servers under control of Perfection Consulting India

5. What are records?

a. Records under this policy mean any information you enter on our site or give us in any other way. for example, during sign up you provide us with name, email, address, and telephoneetc. you can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of all of our services and features. we use the information that you provide for purposes as mentioned in our privacy policy

b. Such records may be of one person or may be of several persons. such records may be present in electronic format or as a paper copy. such records may be present inside the local machines or on a cloud or simply as a printout on a paper.

6. Data retention

a.Perfection Consulting India shall not retain any personal data for any longer than is necessary considering the purpose(s) for which that data is collected, held, and processed, unless required by the law.

b. Different types of personal data, used for different purposes, will necessarily be retained for different periods (and its retention periodically reviewed).

c. When establishing and/or reviewing retention periods, the following points shall be considered:

i. The objectives and requirements of Perfection Consulting India;

ii. The type of personal data in question;

iii. The purposes for which the data in question is collected, held, and processed.

d. If a precise retention period cannot be fixed for a particular type of data, criteria shall be established by which the retention of the data will be determined, thereby ensuring that the data in question, and the retention of that data, can be regularly reviewed against those criteria.

e. Certain personal data may be deleted or otherwise disposed of prior to the expiry of its defined retention period where a decision is made within Perfection Consulting India to do so whether in response to a request by a user or otherwise.

f. The data retention mandated differently in accordance with applicable law will be deemed 12 months from the date of creation of the document.

7. Purpose of data retention

To respond to queries or requests submitted by the user.

To administer or otherwise perform the company’s obligations in relation to any agreement with the user.

To provide the user with the information, products and services requested.

To provide the user with information services we offer that are similar to those already purchased or enquired about.

To notify the user about changes to our services.

8. Storage and transfer of data

a. Your personal data and files are stored on Perfection Consulting India’s servers and servers of the companies which we hired to provide services to us. we have servers located in india; however, your personal information may be transferred across national borders as the companies we hire to help us run our business may be located in different countries around the world by virtue of cloud computing. once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features which will try to prevent unauthorized access.

9. Security of information

a. We understand that the security of your personal information is important. sensitive and private data exchange between the site and its users happens over an ssl secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures. our site is also in compliance with pci vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for you. while we provide administrative, technical, and physical security controls to protect your personal information. at the same time, it is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer. however, despite our efforts, no security controls are 100% effective and we cannot ensure or warrant the security of your personal information.

10. Data disposal

Upon the expiry of the data retention periods set out in this policy, personal data shall be deleted, destroyed, or otherwise disposed unless as required by the law.

11. Roles and responsibilities

a. The grievance officer shall be responsible for overseeing the implementation of this policy and for monitoring compliance with this policy, Perfection Consulting India ’s other data management policies, with the information technology act 2008(amended) and other applicable data protection legislation.

b. Any questions regarding this policy, the retention of personal data, or any other aspect of compliance with information technology act 2008 should be referred to the grievance officer.

Exemptions for prolonging of retention periods covered in this policy in view of special circumstances are mentioned below:

Ongoing investigations from any competent authorities under indian law, if there is a chance records of personal data are needed by us to prove compliance with any legal requirements, or when exercising legal rights in cases of lawsuits or similar court proceeding.

12. Implementation of policy

Perfection Consulting India consultancy expects that its users read and understand this policy and in case you are unable to understand anything, you are required to contact the grievance officer of this policy in Perfection Consulting India i. e. mr. abhishek available by filing grievance formon the same portal.

This policy has been approved and authorised by the partners of Perfection Consulting India