The European Space Agency (ESA) is an intergovernmental organisation established by its Convention opened for signature in Paris on 30 May 1975 having its headquarters located at 24 rue du Général Bertrand, CS 30798, 75345 Paris Cedex 07, France. Protection of personal data is of great importance for ESA. ESA implements appropriate measures to preserve the rights of data subjects, to ensure the processing of personal data for specified and legitimate purposes, in a not excessive manner, as necessary for the purposes for which the personal data were collected or for which they are further processed, in conditions protecting confidentiality, integrity and safety of personal data and generally to implement the principles set forth in the ESA Protection of Personal Data Framework, available at: This privacy notice informs you about the processing of personal data and your rights, as well as enabling ESA to obtain your consent relating to the collection and/or potential further processing of your personal data, under ESA PDP Framework. This privacy notice informs you that the ESA Kids mobile application (ESA Kids app) does not process personal data.

1 The Data Controller and the purposes of processing

The ESA Kids app features a set of carefully crafted games for kids, primarily aged between 3-12, to learn about outer space while having fun. The aim of the ESA Kids app is to support the performance of an activity carried out by ESA within its purpose, i.e. the promotion of space-related STEM education.

No personal data is collected by the ESA Kids app.

Your personal data may be collected and processed upon an independent decision by Apple Inc. (A) and Google LLC (B) and any of their corporate affiliates/sub-contractors, which technically support the ESA Kids app on Apple Inc.’s ‘App Store’ and/or Google LLC’s ‘Google Play Store’. For these cases, the privacy notices of these processors’ platforms will apply and ESA will have no liability whatsoever in connection with collection and processing of your personal data by Apple Inc. and Google LLC acting as separate Data Controllers.

  • Apple Inc. (A) and any of its corporate affiliates, namely: Apple Distribution International Limited, located at Hollyhill Industrial Estate, Hollyhill, Cork, Republic of Ireland
  • Google LLC (B) and any of its corporate affiliates, namely: Google Ireland Limited, incorporated and operating under the laws of Ireland (Registered Number 368047), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dubline 4, Ireland.
  • 2 How to contact us

    Concerning the collection or processing of your Personal Data on behalf of Apple Inc. and Google LLC: please refer to the separate privacy notices released by the respective companies.

    3 Personal Data Processing

    The following information may be collected automatically by third party processors, namely Apple Inc. and Google LLC, using automated means when the ESA Kids app is downloaded on your device using the App Store and/or Google Play Store: for example, the date and time of download, the mobile carrier, mobile internet browser, the IP address, the operating system of your device, and other information described in the Privacy Notices of Apple Inc. and Google LLC, who are the Data Controllers of the automatic processing depending on whether you access the ESA Kids app on Apple Inc.’s App Store or Google LLC’s Google Play Store. ESA does not collect any personal data.

    4 Data subject rights

    The ESA Kids app is foreseen for children. ESA does not seek to process information of children, specifically those under the age of 13.

    Downloading the ESA Kids app may enable features that utilise social networking, geographic location tools, links to other websites or applications run by other entities separate to ESA. Please study the privacy notices of these entities. ESA is not responsible where features or links to websites you visit on your device are not operated by ESA.