Coastguard (KWNL) treats your privacy with care and works in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We treat personal data confidentially and use it only for the purpose for which we collect it. We only do so with your consent. In the box above the send button, tick whether or not you give your consent. If you do not agree, we cannot process your question, comment and/or complaint.
What is personal data?
Personal data is information that is traceable back to an individual. Examples of personal data are your name, home address, personal e-mail address and citizen service number.
Storage and processing of personal data
We store your personal data on kustwacht.nl for the following two purposes: to contact you, and to personalise our response. Complaints form: name, telephone number, e-mail address, complaint We forward your details – your name, telephone number, e-mail address and complaint – to the complaint coordinators. This personal data is stored for a standard period of 10 years after the date on which the handling of the complaint is completed. If the complaint leads to a follow-up investigation, the personal data will be stored in accordance with the Public Records Act. Question form: name, telephone number, e-mail address, question We forward your details – your name, telephone number, e-mail address and question – to the relevant department. This personal data is stored for a standard period of 5 years after date on which the handling of the question is completed. If the question leads to a follow-up investigation, the personal data will be stored in accordance with the Public Records Act.
We will not offer you any unsolicited information and/or services
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) helps to protect the privacy of citizens within the European Union. The GDPR applies to personal data that is processed via websites of the government and ministries. The Dutch Data Protection Authority is the regulator of the GDPR.
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Den Helder, 11 December 2019