Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy and its Addendum(s) (“Policy”) describe how Zinzir/BBR ltd, its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, associated companies and jointly controlled entities (collectively “BBR”, “we”, “us” or “our”) collect, use, process and disclose your Personal Data through the use of BBR’s mobile applications and websites (respectively “Apps” and “Websites”), as well as products, features and other services globally, operated by BBR (collectively, “Services”). This Policy applies to our customers, passengers, agents, vendors, suppliers, partners (such as driver and merchant partners), contractors and service

providers (collectively “you”, “your” or “yours”).

“Personal Data” is any information which can be used to identify you or from which you are identifiable. This includes but is not limited to your name, telephone number, bank and credit card details, personal interests, email address, your image, government-issued identification numbers, biometric data, race, date of birth, marital status, health information, vehicle and insurance information, employment information and financial information.


We collect Personal Data about you in the ways listed below. We may also combine the collected Personal Data with other Personal Data in our possession. If you have or are a party to multiple relationships with us (for example if you use our Services across our various business verticals, or if you are both a driver partner/delivery partner as well as a passenger on our transport vertical or a customer on our other business verticals), we will link your Personal Data collected across your various capacities to facilitate your use of our Services and for the Purposes described below. 

You provide your Personal Data to us

We collect your Personal Data when you voluntarily provide it to us. For example, you may provide your Personal Data to us when you: Complete a user profile or registration forms (such as your name, contact information, e-mail address and other identification information where


Provide information to assess your eligibility to provide services as a BBR driver partner or delivery partner (such as your driver’s license information, vehicle information and background check results (as legally permissible) ;

Interact with our social media pages (such as your social media account ID,

profile photo and any other publicly available data);

Participate in contests or events organized by us (such as the pictures, audio files, or videos you may submit, which may include images of yourself); Verify your identity through various means (such as social media logins, submission of selfie images or independently verified payment card


Fill up demographic information in surveys (such as your age, gender, and other information you may volunteer such as your marital status, occupation

and income information); and

Agree to take a ride with in-vehicle audio and/or video recording features if


In certain circumstances, you may need to provide your Personal Data in order to comply with legal requirements or contractual obligations, or where it is necessary to conclude a contract. Failure to provide such Personal Data, under such circumstance, may constitute failure to comply with legal requirements or contractual obligations, or inability to conclude a contract with you, as the

case may be. When our services are used

Personal Data may be collected through the normal operation of our Apps,

Websites and Services. Some examples are:

Your location; Depending on the BBR services that you use, and your app settings or device permissions, we may collect your precise or approximate location information as determined through data such as GPS, IP address, MAC address and Wi-Fi. The Application may collect your device’s IMEI number, MAC address, IP address, your mobile operating system, preferred languages, device motion information, mobile network information, and other information that the Application might need for operating. Device information (such as hardware model and serial number, IP address, file names and versions and advertising identifiers or any information that may provide

indication of device or app modification); Feedback, ratings and compliments;

Transaction information (such as payment method and distance travelled);

Information about how you interacted with our Apps, Website or Services (such as features used and content viewed We also enable users to communicate with each other so the ride becomes active and completed accurately for example, we enable drivers and riders, to call or text each other,

or send voice messages.

Personal data you enter in messages when you use our in-app communication

features; and

Personal data that may be captured through your interaction with us, our agents, in-vehicle audio and/or video recording during a ride (such as your image or voice or both, and its related metadata).

From other sources

When we collect Personal Data, including but not limited to your name, contact information and other identification information where needed from other sources, we make sure that that data is transferred to us in accordance

with applicable laws. Such sources include:

Referral program;

Our business partners, such as fleet partners, payment providers, ride-hailing

partners and transport partners; Insurance and financial providers; Credit bureaus and other credit reporting agencies; Publicly available sources of data; Governmental sources of data;

When our users add you as an emergency contact; and Marketing services providers or partners. Personal Data about driver partners If you are a driver partner, we may collect:

Telematics data (such as your speed, acceleration, and braking data); Device data (such as accelerometer data, GPS location, your IMEI number and

the names of apps you have installed on your device); Your vehicle registration data; and

Personal data that may be captured through your interaction with us, our agents, our in-vehicle audio and/or video recording during a ride (such as your image or voice or both, and its related metadata).

Sensitive Personal Data

Some of the Personal Data that we collect is sensitive in nature. This includes Personal Data pertaining to your race, national ID information, background information (including financial and criminal records, where legally permissible), health data, disability, marital status and biometric data, as applicable. We collect this information only with your consent and/or in strict

compliance with applicable laws.

When you provide Personal Data of other individuals to us In some situations, you may provide Personal Data of other individuals (such as your spouse, family members or friends) to us. For example, you may add them as your emergency contact. If you provide us with their Personal Data, you represent and warrant that you have obtained their consent for their Personal Data to be collected, used and disclosed as set out in this Policy.


BBR collects the information and use that to make safer, reliable, affordable, easier and convenient ride hailing services, the following are the details how

we use the information.

Most of the services which we provide and the features of BBR app depends on the information which you provide, we use your personal information to provide ride-hailing services, enable personal safety features, Facilitate Payments, Authenticate Users and Estimate fare and time of arrival.

Provide Ride Hailing Services:

We collect your information to improve and maintain our ride hailing services

to ensure reliable, easier and affordable rides. Creating your BBR Driver account Facilitating rides Process payments for those services Tracking progress of rides

Perform internal operations including Bugs, testing, conducting data analysis

and research.

Communication among user and Driver

BBR uses the information to enable the communication among the drivers and the passengers for example, the passenger has requested the ride and the nearest driver has accepted the ride now the driver or passenger can see the

information of each other for ride purposes.

If you’re a driver partner we may collect the transaction information related to your use of the Application. The transaction information may include the types of services You Have Provided, date and time of the service, amount charged, distance traveled, pick-up and drop off points, and other related transaction


Driver partner location permission

If you’re a driver partner, Based on your current location, our system finds the nearest driver partner and sends him/her the request for a ride, for this reason system will continuously send the drivers location and update or log the latest location in the system. Even if you close the app we are capturing your latest location. To update your location we are using background service even if the

app is in the background.

BBR may use, combine and process you’re Personal Data for the following

purposes (“Purposes”):     Providing services and features

Your Personal Data will be used to provide, personalize, maintain and improve our Apps, Websites and Services. This includes using your Personal Data to: Provide you with Services across our various business verticals;

Engage you to provide Services; Create, administer and update your account; Conduct due diligence checks; Verify your identity; Verify your age (where necessary); Validate your ride and process payments;

Offer, obtain, provide, facilitate or maintain insurance or financing solutions; Track the progress of your trip and detect abnormal trip variations; Enable features that personalize your App, such as lists of your favorite places

and previous destinations;

Make your experience more seamless, such as automatically filling in your registration information (such as your name or phone number) from one Service to another Service or when you participate in our surveys;     perform internal operations necessary to provide our Services, including troubleshooting software bugs and operational problems, conducting data analysis, testing and research, monitoring and analyzing usage and activity


Protect the security or integrity of the Services and any facilities or equipment

used to make the Services available; Process and manage your rewards; Enable communications between our users;

Process, manage or verify your application of promotions, rewards and

subscriptions with BBR;    

Enable our partners to manage and allocate fleet resources; and Fulfil the services to you as a data processor, where you have provided consent to the data controller (i.e. the organization you had purchased goods or services from, and for whom BBR is providing services on behalf of) for such

services to be rendered.     Safety and security

We use your data to ensure the safety and security of our Services and all

users. This includes:

Screening driver and delivery partners before enabling their use of our


Identifying unsafe driving behavior such as speeding, harsh braking and acceleration, and providing personalized feedback to driver partners;

Verifying your identity when you log in to BBR;

Using device, location, profile, usage and other Personal Data to prevent,

detect and combat fraud or unsafe activities;

Sharing drivers and passengers’ location and details when the emergency

button or the “Share My Ride” feature is activated;

Monitoring compliance with our terms and conditions, policies and Driver’s

Code of Conduct; and

Detecting, preventing and prosecuting crime.

Customer support

We use Personal Data to resolve customer support issues. For example, we


Investigate and address concerns;

Monitor and improve our customer support responses; Respond to questions, comments and feedback; and Inform you about steps taken to resolve customer support issues.

Research, development, and security

We may use the Personal Data we collect for testing, research, analysis and product development. This allows us to understand and analyses your needs and preferences, protect your Personal Data, improve and enhance the safety and security of our Services, develop new features, products and services, and

facilitate insurance and finance solutions.

Legal purposes

We may use the Personal Data we collect to investigate and resolve claims or

disputes, or as allowed or required by applicable law. We may also use your Personal Data when we are required, advised, recommended, expected or requested to do so by our legal advisors or any local or foreign legal, regulatory, governmental or other authority. For example, we may use your Personal Data to: Comply with court orders or other legal, governmental or regulatory


Enforce our Terms of Service or other agreements; and

Protect our rights or property in the event of a claim or dispute. We may also use your Personal Data in connection with mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, sale of company assets, consolidation, restructuring, financing, business asset transactions, or acquisition of all or part of our business by

another company. Marketing and promotions

We may use your Personal Data to market BBR and BBR’s partners’, sponsors’ and advertisers’ products, services, events or promotions. For example, we


Send you alerts, newsletters, updates, mailers, promotional materials, special

privileges, festive greetings; and

Notify, invite and manage your participation in our events or activities. We may communicate such marketing to you by post, telephone call, short message service, online messaging service, push notification by hand and by


If you wish to unsubscribe to the processing of your Personal Data for marketing and promotions, please click on the unsubscribe link in the relevant email or message. Alternatively, you may also update your preferences in our

App settings.


We need to share Personal Data with various parties for the Purposes. These

parties include: Other users For example: 

If you are a passenger, we may share your pick-up and drop-off locations with our driver partner fulfilling your service request. If you are a driver partner, we may share your Personal Data with your passenger including your name and photo; your vehicle make, model, number

plate, location and average rating.

If you are a delivery partner, we may share your Personal Data with your selected merchant and user, including your name and photo; your vehicle

make, model, location and average rating.

If you are using our BBR parcel service, we may share your Personal Data with the recipient of your parcel, and vice versa, as well as the delivery partner in

charge of fulfilling your service request.

If you use our in-app chat service, we may share your mobile number and BBR-

registered name with the other parties to your chat.  

With third parties

For example, we may share a vehicle’s location and driver’s and/or passenger’s name with third parties when a passenger uses the “Share My

Ride” feature or activates the Emergency Button. With BBR partners at your request

For example, if you requested a service through a BBR partner or used a promotion provided by a BBR partner, BBR may share your Personal Data with that BBR partners. Our partners include partners that integrate with our App or our App integrates with, vehicle services partners, or business partners which BBR collaborates with to deliver a promotion, competition or other

specialized service.

With the owner of BBR accounts that you may use For example, your employer may receive trip data when you use your

employer’s BBR for Business account. With subsidiaries and affiliates

We share Personal Data with our subsidiaries, associated companies, jointly

controlled entities and affiliates. With BBR’s service providers and business partners We may provide Personal Data to our vendors, consultants, marketing partners, research firms, and other service providers or business partners. This


Payment processors and facilitators;

Debt collectors;

Credit bureaus and other credit reporting agencies; Background check and anti-money laundering service providers;

Cloud storage providers;

Marketing partners and marketing platform providers;

Data analytics providers;

Research partners, including those performing surveys or research projects in

partnership with BBR or on BBR’s behalf; Fleet and merchant partners; Insurance and financing partners;

Third party intermediaries involved in the managed investment of funds, such

as brokers, asset managers, and custodians; Service providers who perform identity verification services; and Vehicle solutions partners, vendors or third-party vehicle suppliers. With our legal advisors and governmental authorities

We may share your Personal Data with our legal advisors, law enforcement officials, government authorities and other third parties. This may take place to fulfil the legal purposes (mentioned above), or any of the following


Where it is necessary to respond to an emergency that threatens the life,

health or safety of a person; or    

Where it is necessary in the public interest (e.g. in a public health crisis, for contact tracing purposes and safeguarding our community).


We retain your Personal Data for the period necessary to fulfill the Purposes outlined in this Policy unless a longer retention period is required or allowed by law. Once your Personal Data is no longer necessary for the Services or Purposes, or we no longer have a legal or business purpose for retaining your Personal Data, we take steps to erase, destroy, anonymize or prevent access or use of such Personal Data for any purpose other than compliance with this Policy, or for purposes of safety, security, fraud prevention and detection, in

accordance with the requirements of applicable laws. V.    INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS OF PERSONAL DATA

Your Personal Data may be transferred from country, state and city (“Home Country”) in which you are present while using our Services to another

country, state and city (“Alternate Country”).

When we transfer your Personal Data from your Home Country to the Alternate Country, we will comply with our legal and regulatory obligations in relation to your Personal Data, including having a lawful basis for transferring Personal Data and putting appropriate safeguards in place to ensure an adequate level of protection for the Personal Data. We will also ensure that the recipient in Alternate Country is obliged to protect your Personal Data at a standard of protection comparable to the protection under applicable laws. Our lawful basis will be either consent (i.e. we may ask for your consent to transfer your Personal Data from your Home Country to the Alternate Country at the time you provide your Personal Data) or one of the safeguards

permissible by laws.

VI.    COOKIES AND ADVERTISING ON THIRD PARTY PLATFORMS BBR, and third parties with whom we partner, may use cookies, web beacons, tags, scripts, local shared objects such as HTML5 and Flash (sometimes called “flash cookies”), advertising identifiers (including mobile identifiers such as Apple’s IDFA or Google’s Advertising ID) and similar technology (“Cookies”) in connection with your use of the Websites and Apps. Cookies may have unique identifiers, and reside, among other places, on your computer or mobile device, in emails we send to you, and on our web pages. Cookies may transmit Personal Data about you and your use of the Service, such as your browser type, search preferences, IP address, data relating to advertisements that have been displayed to you or that you have clicked on, and the date and time of your use. Cookies may be persistent or stored only during an individual


BBR may allow third parties to use Cookies on the Websites and Apps to collect the same type of Personal Data for the same purposes BBR does for itself. Third parties may be able to associate the Personal Data they collect with other Personal Data they have about you from other sources. We do not necessarily have access to or control over the Cookies they use. Additionally, we may share non-personally identifiable Personal Data with third parties, such as location data, advertising identifiers, or a cryptographic hash of a common account identifier (such as an email address), to facilitate the display of targeted advertising on third party platforms.

If you do not wish for your Personal Data to be collected via Cookies on the Websites, you may deactivate cookies by adjusting your internet browser settings to disable, block or deactivate cookies, by deleting your browsing history and clearing the cache from your internet browser. You may also limit our sharing of some of this Personal Data through your App (Settings > Privacy

> Ads) and mobile device settings. VII.    PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA

We will take reasonable legal, organizational and technical measures to ensure that your Personal Data is protected. This includes measures to prevent Personal Data from getting lost, or used or accessed in an unauthorized way. We limit access to your Personal Data to our employees on a need to know basis. Those processing your Personal Data will only do so in an authorized manner and are required to treat your information with


Nevertheless, please understand that the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Data transmitted through any online means, therefore, any transmission

remains at your own risk.

VIII.   YOUR RIGHTS WITH RESPECT TO YOUR PERSONAL DATA     In accordance with applicable laws and regulations, you may be entitled to: Ask us about the processing of your Personal Data, including to be provided

with a copy of your Personal Data;    

Request the correction and/or (in some cases) deletion of your Personal Data; In some cases, request the restriction of the processing of your Personal Data,

or object to that processing;

Withdraw your consent to the processing of your Personal Data (where we are

processing your Personal Data based on your consent); request receipt or transmission to another organization, in a machine- readable form, of the Personal Data that you have provided to us where we are using your Personal Data based on consent or performance of a contract;


Complain to the relevant data privacy authority if your data privacy rights are violated, or if you have suffered as a result of unlawful processing of your

Personal Data.

Where you are given the option to share your Personal Data with us, you can always choose not to do so. If we have requested your consent to processing and you later choose to withdraw it, we will respect that choice in accordance

with our legal obligations.

However, choosing not to share your Personal Data with us or withdrawing your consent to our use of it could mean that we are unable to perform the actions necessary to achieve the purposes of processing described in Section II (Use of Personal Data) or that you are unable to make use of the Services. After you have chosen to withdraw your consent, we may be able to continue to process your Personal Data to the extent required or otherwise permitted

by applicable laws and regulations.

If you wish to make a request to exercise your rights, you can contact us through our contact details set out in Section X (How to Contact us) below. We will screen and verify all requests beforehand. In order to verify your authority to make the request, we may require you to provide supporting information or documentation to corroborate the request. Once verified, we will give effect to your request within the timelines

prescribed by applicable laws. IX.    AMENDMENTS AND UPDATES

BBR shall have the right to modify, update or amend the terms of this Policy at any time by placing the updated Policy on the Websites. By continuing to use the Apps, Websites or Services, purchase products from BBR or continuing to communicate or engage with BBR following the modifications, updates or amendments to this Policy, you signify your acceptance of such modifications,

updates or amendments. X.    HOW TO CONTACT US

If you have any queries about this Policy or would like to exercise your rights

set out in this Policy, please contact us at 


BBR HQ, Building 21, Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) Street Darulaman, District 6, Kabul, Afghanistan

+93 728000052 Email: [email protected] 

The original of this Policy is written in the English language. In the event of any conflict between the English and other language