Legal Notice

Legal Notice

EU Privacy Protectors maintains this website to enhance public access to information about its activities. Our goal is to keep this information current and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them.

However, EU Privacy Protectors accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site.

This information is:

  • of a general nature only and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity;
  • not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up to date;
  • sometimes linked to external sites over which EU Privacy Protectors has no control and for which EU Privacy Protectors assumes no responsibility;
  • not professional or legal advice (if you need specific advice, you should always consult a suitably qualified professional).

Please note that it cannot be guaranteed that a document available on-line exactly reproduces an officially adopted text.

It is our goal to minimise disruption caused by technical errors. However some data or information on our site may have been created or structured in files or formats that are not error-free and we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by such problems. EU Privacy Protectors accepts no responsibility with regard to such problems incurred as a result of using this site or any linked external sites.

This disclaimer is not intended to limit the liability of EU Privacy Protectors in contravention of any requirements laid down in applicable national law nor to exclude its liability for matters which may not be excluded under such law.

Copyright notice

Unless otherwise indicated, re-use of content on the EU Privacy Protectors website for commercial or non-commercial purposes is permitted free of charge, provided that the source is clearly acknowledged.

EU Privacy Protectors retains copyright to Web text and documents, but grants others permission to use and distribute. To this end, EU Privacy Protectors documents can be made available under the Creative Commons (CC) set of licenses. EU Privacy Protectors use the following licenses:

Creative Commons Licence
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

EU Privacy Protectors accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the re-use of content accessible on its website.

Any inquiries about re-use of content on the EU Privacy Protectors website should be addressed to EU Privacy Protectors, Meer en Vaart 286, 1068 LE Amsterdam, Netherlands, or by email (please use the “contact us form”)

Personal Data Protection

EU Privacy Protectors is committed to user privacy.

Although you can browse through most of these Websites without giving any information about yourself, personal information will be requested from you when you contact EU Privacy Protectors through our website.

The policy on “protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions” is based on the General Data Protection Regulation (EC) N° 2016/679 of the European Parliament.

EU Privacy Protectors will collect personal information only to the extent necessary to fulfil a precise purpose specified by the data controller for each online service. The information will not be reused for a purpose incompatible with the original purpose.

When you send us a message via our contact form, your personal data is collected only to the extent necessary to reply. If the management team of the mailbox is unable to answer your question, it will forward your e-mail to another service. You will be informed, via e-mail, about which service your question has been forwarded to.

E-Mail Addresses

If you have chosen to subscribe to theEU Privacy Protectors  newsletter, we will retain your email address. When you send comments, questions, suggestions, or feedback via email, and include an email address and/or contact information, we may use this information to respond to you.

If you have any questions about the processing of your e-mail and related personal data, do not hesitate to include them in your message.

Personal information will be treated according to the policy described in the Regulation mentioned above and you will be provided with information about the use of your data in a specific privacy policy statements, if applicable.

To exercise your rights or to obtain any further information, you can apply directly to EU Privacy Protectors, Meer en Vaart 286, 1068 LE Amsterdam, Netherlands, or by email (please use the “contact us form”)

Cookies

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

How do we use cookies?

This website uses cookies to determine whether or not you have agreed to our use of cookies on this site.

This website also uses open-source Web Analytics. These softwares use cookies to help analyze the use of this site and to compile reports about website activity. This information will not be passed on to third parties. Some of these cookies expire at the end of each session such as the ones used to register when the website is accessed so as to calculate the time spent on it. Some others Expire after 2 years and are used to register the date of a user’s first and most recent visit. It is also used to count the number of times the website is visited by a unique user.

Our cookies are not used to identify you personally. They’re just there to make the site work better for you.

The Agency does not use cookies for any other purpose than those presented here and does not use them to collect any personal data for any purpose.

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.​