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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The purpose of this website is to offer information about Alferave and our services and activities. This website is owned by Alferave Serralharia, Lda., Located at Rua D. Josefa Amaral Freitas, n. 962 Santa Maria Souto, 4800-257 Guimarães


Google Analytics

The website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis tool developed by Google, Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses cookies (see below) to improve the website and optimize the user experience, ensuring that the content is relevant and accessible. To this end, we record your visit when you view the website The data collected by the cookies regarding the use of the website (traffic data, including your IP address) are only used for statistical purposes and in a global manner, and are stored on Google servers located in the USA.
Google uses the data collected to evaluate the use of the website, and to prepare reports on the operation of the website, also offering other services related to the use of the website. Google also allows you to transfer information to third parties, if required by law, or if the third party processes the information on Google’s behalf. If you would like more information about Google’s processing of data, see the Google Privacy Policy..



Cookies are small data files that are transferred from to your computer’s disk. Cookies that are downloaded from are safe, do not contain computer viruses and cannot be used to transmit or store personal information. Generally, cookies are classified as “session” or “permanent”.

Session cookies: do not remain on the computer when the site is abandoned or the browser is closed. The information collected allows Alferave to analyze traffic patterns on Over time, we can offer users a better experience on the site, continuously improving the content, making adjustments and facilitating its use.

Permanent cookies: remain on your computer when you leave the website. Alferave uses this type of cookies to analyze whether users return to the site. In this way we can know if the site is useful, interesting and valuable for the user.

It is possible to not accept cookies on your computer by selecting the corresponding setting in your browser. See how you can do it in the three most used browsers:


Microsoft Internet Explorer

Mozilla Firefox 

Google Chrome

We must add that, if you do not accept cookies, it is possible that you will not be able to use all the functionalities of the website.


Collection and storage of personal data

Alferave rarely collects and stores personal data. This happens only when the user decides to contact Alferave’s services through In these cases, the recorded data is deleted immediately after responding to your query.
If you have consented to the processing of personal data, news, promotions or commercial offers may be sent to you. You can cancel this service at any time by sending an email to

All of these data collected and recorded by Alferave are treated confidentially and are not transferred to third parties, nor are they available to third parties in any way.