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Datenschutzerklärung

St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office
Raikaplatz 242
A-5582 St. Michael
E-Mail: info@sanktmichael.at

This data privacy declaration covers the compilation and use of personal data, which might be collected in the event you establish contact with us, such as when you visit our website, when you request, book, purchase services, or when you phone us. Please take a moment’s time and read the following document, which will inform you about how the St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office handles your personal information, what types of data are actually collected, how and to what purpose this data is used, with whom St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office shares this data, and how St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office protects your personal information.

Your personal privacy rights are our highest priority and St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office strives to the best of its ability to protect these rights.

All other statutory data privacy obligations beyond the scope of this declaration remain unaffected


Why does St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office collect personal data?


St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office collects and uses your personal data in order to offer you exemplary customer service, convenient access to our website and an optimal spectrum of services. Furthermore, your personal data helps St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office keep you up with the latest product announcements, special offers and other developments which, in our estimation, might be of interest to you.

If you have no interest in receiving updates about the latest developments and current product and service information, you can notify us to this effect at any time.


What data is collected?


There is a series of situations in which your information could help St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office offer you better service. As an example, you might be asked for personal information when you begin a transaction. We only collect such information as is relevant to the situation in question. This might include your name, postal address, telephone number, e-mail address, your preferred method of contact and your credit card details. Furthermore, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office collects information for market-research purposes, in order to get to know our customers better and thus be able to offer them more effective service. Additionally, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office collects data about customer activities on our website. Based on this data, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office can determine what information is really useful for our customers and which areas of our websites and Internet services draw the most interest.


When does St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office share personal data?

St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office takes the protection of your personal privacy rights very seriously. St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office assures you that St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office neither sells nor loans your contact information to other providers. In order to be able to offer you exemplary service, under certain circumstances St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office does provide your personal data to other legal persons. These persons, however, are obligated to protect this data in accordance with our privacy declaration. Occasionally, it may be advantageous for St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office to make certain personal data obtained from you available to other businesses with whom St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office has entered a strategic partnership, or which act on behalf of St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office in order to deliver products and services in our name. These businesses can help us process information, grant credit, complete customer orders, deliver products to you, administer and maintain customer data, make customer service available, evaluate your interest in our products and services, conduct customer research or conduct surveys to determine customer satisfaction. These businesses, too, are obligated to protect your personal privacy rights in accordance with our privacy declaration. In some circumstances, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office can be compelled to reveal your personal data due to statutory or legal procedures.


How does St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office protect your personal data?

St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office takes precautions, including administrative, electronic and physical procedures, in order to protect your personal data from loss, theft and misuse, as well as from unauthorized access, transmission, change or destruction.

In certain areas, the website uses industry-standard SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) for encoding purposes. This guarantees the confidentiality of your personal information and credit card data when conducting transactions over the Internet.

You can help us as well, by taking appropriate precautions to protect your personal data on the Internet. Change your password frequently. And in choosing a password, use a combination of letters and numbers. And always use a secure web browser.


Integrity of your personal data

St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office has taken measures to protect your personal data, in order to ensure that it is always correct, complete and up-to-date for use for the intended purpose. Of course, we always have the right to access and change any information you have provided to us. You can help us in insuring that your contact information and preferences are accurate, complete and up-to-date. You can also request a copy of your personal data by contacting us using the e-mail address provided below.


Cookies and other technologies

As is standard practice on many other business websites, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office uses so-called "Cookies" and other technologies, in order to gain better insights into which areas of our website are particularly popular, how visitors navigate the website and how much time they spend in different areas. Furthermore, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office uses cookies and other technologies, in order to determine that our online advertising is effective and that customers are indeed made aware of our products and services. St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office uses cookies and other technologies in order to analyze data traffic on our website, so that we may continue to improve design and functionality, and to create a website that is better oriented to your needs, making it more convenient to navigate your site every time you visit.

As with most websites, specific information is collected automatically by us and saved in report files. These include Internet Protocol addresses (IP addresses), browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referring and end pages, operating system, date/time stamps and clickstream data.

In some of our e-mail messages, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office uses a so-called "Click-through URL", which is linked to content on our website. If you click on such a URL address, you will pass through our web server before you reach the actual target website. St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office tracks this "Click-through" data in order to determine the interest that exists in certain themes, and in order to measure the efficiency of communication with our customers. If you wish to avoid such data being collected, simply don’t click on any text or graphic links contained in e-mails.

Additionally, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office uses so-called "pixel tags" (tiny picture files), which provide information about which areas of our website customers have visited, or measure how effective our customers’ search requests on our website actually were.

With the help of pixel tags, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office can also send e-mail messages in a format legible to customers. Furthermore, we are able to monitor whether e-mails were opened, thus ensuring that St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office is only sending messages which truly interest our customers.


Our organization-wide dedication to protection of your personal privacy rights  

As already mentioned, St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office takes the protection of your personal privacy rights very personally. In order to guarantee the security of your personal data, these provisions are provided to all employees, while safety precautions to protect personal privacy rights are stringently applied within our organization.

The website contains links to websites of other businesses. St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office is not responsible for how personal privacy rights are treated within those businesses. This is why St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office advises you to request the privacy policies of these businesses.


Questions about protection of personal privacy rights

If you have questions or concerns about our data privacy declaration, please feel free to contact us. Simply send us a message using the contact information supplied below.

Of course, you can also contact St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office and ask what data pertaining to you is processed by St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office, where this data comes from, what it is used for, and with whom it is shared. Likewise, you can correct inaccurate information or have us delete any data which was processed illegitimately. All information is handled in accordance with the Data Privacy Act.

St. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office is entitled to amend its data privacy declaration from time to time. If substantial changes are made, an announcement to that fact, accompanied by the updated version of the data privacy declaration, will be published on our website.