Applicant and Candidate Privacy Policy

This policy explains:

Your use of Google services is governed by any applicable terms and our general Privacy Policy.

Types of information we collect

This policy covers the information you share with us and/or which may be acquired or produced by Google Inc., its subsidiaries and its affiliates during the application or recruitment process including:

How we use information we collect

Your information will be used by Google for the purposes of carrying out its application and recruitment process which includes:

We will also use your information to protect the rights and property of Google, our users, applicants, candidates, employees or the public as required or permitted by law.

If you are offered and accept employment with Google, the information collected during the application and recruitment process will become part of your employment record.

Who may have access to your information

Google takes appropriate steps to protect information about you that is collected, processed, and stored as part of the application and recruitment process.

Updating your information

Google may retain your information to consider you for other jobs at Google which you may be interested in in the future. If you do not want us to retain your information, or want us to update it, please contact Please note, however, that some information may be retained if required by law.

Changes to this Policy

We may change this policy from time to time. We will post any changes to this policy on this page. Each version of this policy is identified at the top of the page by its effective date.

Last updated 9/20/2016