Privacy & Cookies policy

Privacy & Cookies policy

Privacy and cookies

This privacy notice details how Seplat uses the information you provide when using our website and how we use cookies on our website.

We are committed to safeguarding your personal information in line with all applicable laws including the Data Protection Act 1998 (to be replaced by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) with effect from 25 May 2018).

Collecting personal data

Seplat only uses forms in connection with email alerts within the Investor centre of this website site. Euroland collects this data; users should refer to Euroland’s privacy statement where relevant. The email alert form will only ask for your email address, name (first and last name), profession and Country in order for you to receive news and other financial information by email. However, you are only required to provide an email address to complete this form. By voluntarily submitting an email address to contact us, we will collect the information you choose to provide within your email (email address, name and any other information you deem relevant) which will be used to send you the information you have requested. None of the information sent via the above methods will be retained in databases on our website. Seplat will not share your information with any third parties beyond Euroland or use it to send you unsolicited communications from us.

Requesting information we hold about you

If you have submitted information to Seplat, you may get in touch at any time to ask for a copy of the information we hold about you and to have any mistakes corrected or apply any updates.

Protecting your personal information and data retention

Personal information disclosed to Seplat is not retained within databases on our website. It is kept secure, accurate and up to date within our GDPR compliant CRM software. We retain this information inline with our Data Retention Policy for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it is used.

Third party website links

We may direct you to third party websites from content within our site. Linked sites will have their own privacy notices, policies and use of cookies which we suggest you review in order to understand their procedures for collecting, using and disclosing personal information. Please note, Seplat can not be held responsible for the content of linked websites, any use of these sites, or the privacy practices of these websites.


Whilst this site does not contain explicit or sensitive content, it is not intended for children under the age of 16. Seplat does not knowingly collect personal information from or about any person under the age of 16. If you are under 16 years old and wish to contact us, please get your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf.


A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Seplat uses these to make a user’s experience more efficient.The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of the site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. On this website we use persistent cookies (necessary for the functioning of the site), performance cookies (to enable Google Analytics to analyse how users interact with our site) and customization cookies (to record your preference within the inverstor section of the website).

Details of the cookies used on our website are provided below:

Persistent or Necessary (2 cookies)

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
ARRAffinity Used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session. Session HTTP Cookie
smConsent Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year HTTP Cookie

Performance (3 cookies)

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate Session HTTP Cookie
_gid Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Session HTTP Cookie

Customization (5 cookies)

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
Custom Used to store the preferred tools and their ordering for the investor workspace. 1 years HTTP Cookie
Essential Used to store the preferred ordering of the tools for the investor essential workspace. 1 years HTTP Cookie
LSE Used to store the preferred ordering of the tools for the investor LSE workspace. 1 years HTTP Cookie
NSE Used to store the preferred ordering of the tools for the investor NSE workspace. 1 years HTTP Cookie
Workspace Used to store the preferred investor workspace. 1 years HTTP Cookie

Your consent to the use of cookies applies to

You can view and change your cookie settings at any time.

Similarly, when you use one of the share buttons on this website, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies and we will not block cookies from those websites. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

Read Google’s Analytics privacy policy for more information.

Do Not Track (DNT) browser setting

DNT is a feature offered by some browsers which, when enabled, sends a signal to websites to request that your browsing is not tracked, such as by third party advertising networks, social networks and analytics companies. This website does not currently respond to DNT requests, however, you may opt-out of tracking on this website, including analytics, by following the instructions to opt-out of cookies above. A uniform standard has not yet been adopted to determine how DNT requests should be interpreted and what actions should be taken by websites and third parties. We will continue to review DNT and other new technologies and may adopt a DNT standard in the future.


By using our website, you consent to the processing of your personal information as described in this Privacy notice.

Contacting us

If you have any questions specifically about this Privacy notice or our privacy practices please email us or write to us at:

Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc

16A Temple Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria

4th floor, 50 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5JH

Changes to this Privacy notice

We reserve the right to amend this Privacy notice at any time and will post any revisions on this page.

Privacy notice review and effective date: 24 May 2018