Privacy policy

Because who doesn’t enjoy a good read?

There’s a lot of important stuff here, but we’ll try and keep it clear and simple

Who we are

Our website address is:

This website was created by Scuba Squad Mexico S de RL de CV which operates Tank-Ha Dive Center in Mexico.

If you’d like to talk to us about anything, then you can email

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

If you make a booking with us we will store all the information you provide indefinitely because we may need to use this information to tackle fraud or to ensure quality. The information you after provide to us while booking includes your name, the name of people you will dive with, email address, phone number, address. We will also store information about the web browser your use to make your booking. For example the version of your web browser and your IP address.

We do not store your credit/debit card number, expiration date or CVV.

If you complete the medical questionnaire we will be collect your responses to these health questions and we will store these responses indefinitely. Your IP address will be stored alongside this submission. We DO NOT link these medical responses to any additional personal information you provide to us when booking.


One cookie is set by a website design tool which we use called Elementor. This design tool is running entirely on our server and your data is not being sent elsewhere. The cookie counts how many times you have viewed a page, but we do not do anything with this information. This cookie is required because we need to use Elementor to build our website and Elementor does not give us the option to disable this cookie.

We also store details of the names and equipment requirements for yourself and your dive buddies. This means that once you add a dive to your cart the name and equipment details for the next dive can be pre-filled for your convenience.

Components of our website that handle the shopping cart features also use cookies so we can remember which items your have added to your carts and help progress your through the checkout process.

Other cookies may be set by our third-party payment provider “Stripe” in order to facilitate payments using credit/debit cards.


We use Google Analytics to understand how people use this website. This information is only accessible to staff here at Tank-Ha and we’re not using is for bad purposes. We use this information to see what section of our website people find interested and what areas people don’t seem to like.

We don’t sell this information to anyone else and we don’t use any information from other website to advertise to you.

We are collecting the anonymous to the medical questions and we may publish the aggregated results to see the total number of medical screening have been performed and which areas of the screening process required the diver to seek a medical evaluation from a doctor.

Who we share your data with

If you make a payment through our website then your data will be sent to “Stripe” which is a respected payment processor. We need to do this because we don’t have the ability to directly charge your card ourselves, and Stripe have the knowledge how to do this in an appropriate way.

The way in which you navigate this website will be sent to Google Analytics to allow us to understand how you have interacted with our website.

How long we retain your data

We don’t have any processes in place to remove any personal data your provide to use through the use of this website. This is mostly because we don’t know how any when we might need to data to be able to locate your order and assist you with any future queries.

What rights you have over your data

If you would like use to remove any of your personal information let us know by emailing and let us know what pieces of information your would like us to search for and remove.

It might not be possible to remove all the data you want us to remove – for example, if you have a booking with us but you haven’t yet completed your dives we will need to keep your data on our servers so we can plan for your visit.

Where we send your data

Your personal information is held on servers managed by Amazon Web Services, located in USA. Backups of our website (including your personal data) are encrypted and stored on Amazon Web Services and BackBlaze.

This website runs on a web server located in the USA and owned by Amazon Web Services (AWS). The owner of Scuba Squad Mexico S de RL de CV has a contract with AWS which includes the AWS privacy shield. The privacy shield is in place to ensure data from EU citizens is handled correctly. You can read more about this here:

Our contact information

We don’t have a legal team or a data protection officer. We are just trying to do the right things while trying to run a safe and professional dive center. If you’d like to contact us, you can use

Additional information

An EU based representative is not required as processing complies with Article 27.2.a of the GDPR.

Medical Questionnaire

These are the core medical questions associated with PADI Discover Scuba Diving. If you need to answer YES to any of these questions you would need medical sign-off from a doctor.

This is only a quick check to help you right now. Before booking any training you should check the full medical and liability statements associated with the course.

  • Do you currently have an ear infection?
  • Do you have a history of ear disease, hearing loss or problems with balance?
  • Do you have a history of ear or sinus surgery?
  • Are you currently suffering from a cold, congestion, sinusitis or bronchitis?
  • Do you have a history of respiratory problems, severe attacks of hayfever or allergies, or lung disease?
  • Have you had a collapsed lung (pneumothorax) or history of chest surgery?
  • Do you have active asthma or history of emphysema or tuberculosis?
  • Are you currently taking medication that carries a warning about any impairment of your physical or mental abilities?
  • Do you have behavioral health, mental or psychological problems or a nervous system disorder?
  • Are you or could you be pregnant?
  • Do you have a history of colostomy?
  • Do you have a history of heart disease or heart attack, heart surgery or blood vessel surgery?
  • Do you have a history of high blood pressure, angina, or take medication to control blood pressure?
  • Are you over 45 and have a family history of heart attack or stroke?
  • Do you have a history of bleeding or other blood disorders?
  • Do you have a history of diabetes?
  • Do you have a history of seizures, blackouts or fainting, convulsions or epilepsy or take medications to prevent them?
  • Do you have a history of back, arm or leg problems following an injury, fracture or surgery?
  • Do you have a history of fear of closed or open spaces or panic attacks (claustrophobia or agoraphobia)?

Small group = big fun

We proudly take our divers in small groups to provide the best service.

Small groups allow us to focus our time and attention on you to make sure you have the safest and most enjoyable experience possible.

Discover Scuba Diving / Open Water
Maxiumum 4 divers per Instructor

Playa del Carmen / Cozumel dives
Maximum 5 divers per Instructor

Maximum 4 divers per Instructor

We believe in quality

We consistently invest in new equipment and maintaining our equipment in excellent condition.

We are proud major-brand equipment we provide. Our standard equipment rental items are:

  • Regulator: Apeks ATA-40 (some with Suunto dive computers)
  • BCD: Zeagle Resort (with weight pockets)
  • Wetsuit: Cressi 2.5mm (ocean)
    or 5mm (cenotes)
  • Mask: 5 models available from Cressi, Beauchat, IST
  • Fins: Cressi branded, full-foot fins