Terms, Conditions and Privacy Policy, WSET Mobile App

This page is used to inform our mobile application (App) users about our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information for anyone choosing to use our Service.

By using our App, you confirm that you accept these terms of use (“Terms”) and that you agree to comply with them.  If you do not agree to these Terms, you must not use our App.


Changes to This Policy

We may update our Terms, Conditions and Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.

The terms become effective upon your use of the App and will remain in effect until unless terminated.


Use of the App

Wine & Spirit Education Trust built the “WSET Tasting notes – Wine” App as a Free App. This SERVICE is provided by Wine & Spirit Education Trust at no cost and is intended for use as is.

Either you or WSET may terminate your account at any time, for any reason or no reason, without explanation, effective upon sending written notice to the other party either by post or by email to marketing@wsetglobal.com. We reserve the right to immediately suspend or terminate your access to any of the App, without notice, for any reason or no reason. We also reserve the right to remove your account information or data from our App and any other records at any time at our sole discretion.

We do not guarantee that our App, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our App for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our App through your device are aware of these Terms and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

The content on our App is provided for general information only. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our App, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our App is accurate, true, complete or up to date. To report any errors, please contact marketing@wsetglobal.com.


Using the app and uploading content to the app

By using our app you accept that WSET has access to your completed and saved tasting notes, however this information will be collected anonymously, for the purposes of market research.


We may make changes to our app

We may update and change our App from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users' needs and our business priorities. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.

If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.


Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to full name, email address, age, WSET qualifications. The information that we request will be retained by us and used as described in this privacy policy.

The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you.

Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the app

We may use your email address to send you messages notifying you of important changes to the App or special offers. Further, we may contact you by telephone if you voluntarily provide us with your telephone number, in order to communicate with you regarding the App. If you do not want to receive such email messages or telephone calls (including at any wireless number you may have voluntarily provided us), please contact us at marketing@wsetglobal.com.


Push notifications

If you enable push notifications in your device settings, we will send you notifications in accordance with the applicable OS(iOS/Android ) End User Licence Agreement. Push notifications sent to App Users on phone or tablet, may contain different media, such as HTML, images, an app rating.

You reserve the right to turn off such push notifications in your device settings at any time.


Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.



Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your device internal memory.

This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collection information and to improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.


Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate our Service;
  • To provide the Service on our behalf;
  • To perform Service-related services; or
  • To assist us in analysing how our Service is used.

We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.



We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

In addition, you are responsible for protecting your device from malware, bugs or viruses and you should use your own virus protection software.


Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.


Children’s Privacy

While no content in this application is of a sensitive nature, it is not intended for the use of those under the local legal drinking age. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us and we will take any necessary steps to delete their personal data from our servers. For the purposes of this policy a child is defined as any individual under the age of 16.


Use of material on our app

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our App, and in the material published on it, including our registered trademarks.  These works are protected by copyright laws. All such rights are reserved.

If you use any part of our App in breach of these Terms, your right to use our App will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

To use any part of the materials on our app you must make your request in writing to wset@wsetglobal.com. We reserve the right to deny any such requests.


Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Terms, Conditions and Privacy Policy, or any queries about the app, do not hesitate to contact us at marketing@wsetglobal.com.