Privacy Policy

Information Supplied by Users on a Voluntary Basis

Most sections of website has been designed to allow users to visit the website without providing personally identifiable information. However, some sections of the website are designed to enable users to subscribe to the e-bulletin, send messages to the Petroleum Industry Association and submit comments within the scope of Waste Oil Management Project. In these sections, users are asked to provide certain pieces of information such as name, phone number, address and e-mail address.

We have put in place necessary procedures to protect personally identifiable information collected through the website. However, we cannot and do not guarantee complete protection against those who attempt for unauthorized access to personal information and data transfer via internet.


Cookies are used for the purpose of remembering customized user preferences such as Turkish or English version of the website. It is possible to adjust the settings in the web browser’s security preferences to block or manage the use of cookies.

Web Server Logs and IP Addresses

When you use the website, some information is automatically collected, source addresses of website page hits (Internet Protocol (IP) address, domain name, etc.) date and time of hit, the address of a referring web site if any, and other parameters in the URL. The data collected is used in reports on visitors’ traffic patterns through the website and enhancement of the website.

Legal Requirements

We may disclose personally identifiable information to legal authorities, court or other authorities upon lawful request, in response to legal process, and when required to comply with laws. Petroleum Industry Association shall cooperate with the authorities in response to administrative and legal processes regarding such requests and shall take necessary steps for the protection of personally identifiable information regarding health.

Links to Other Websites contains links or references to webstites that provide useful information. Petroleum Industry Association is not responsible for the content and security practices of those web sites.

For your questions and comments regarding the Privacy Policy of website:

2016 Legislation Booklet released (In Turkish)
Any laws, regulations, announcements, notifications and decisions regarding the sector are all covered in the updated Legislation Booket issued by PETDER. You may access the Legislation Booklet via our website and also our smart-phone application.