Privacy Statement

Stichting Stuurgroep Vianen Promotie (hereinafter: Vianen Promotie) is the marketing promotion organisation of the municipality of Vianen. In this context, Vianen Promotie organises, supports, facilitates and co-ordinates various activities and campaigns.

Vianen Promotie processes personal data in the context of its services. Vianen Promotie handles the personal data it processes with due diligence according to the legal requirements that apply to it. In this privacy policy, Vianen Promotie informs the data subjects about the purposes for which personal data is processed, how this is done and what rights the data subjects have.

Article 1 Definitions
Personal data: any data concerning an identified or identifiable natural person;
Processing of personal data: any action, or all actions, with regard to personal data;
Data subject: the person to whom the personal data processed by Vianen Promotie relates;
Processor: the person who processes the personal data for the data controller, in accordance with its instructions and under its explicit responsibility, without being its subordinate;
Employee: a person employed by or under the direct authority of Vianen Promotie;
Third party: any person, not being: the data controller, a Vianen Promotie employee, or any other person who processes personal data under the direct authority of the data controller, or a processor.

Article 2 Scope
These regulations apply to all processing of personal data by Vianen Promotie that falls within the scope of the Personal Data Protection Act.

Article 3 Purposes of processing of personal data
Vianen Promotie processes personal data exclusively for the following purposes:

1. to provide the services that you have commissioned to Vianen Promotie to end users of the services, such as consumers who subscribe to a newsletter or bookings made through the Vianen tourist office.
2. to perform the necessary (business) activities of Vianen Promotie, including policy development and the collection of statistics;
3. to conduct marketing activities consisting of sending newsletters, such as the monthly partner newsletter or the consumer newsletter, to make targeted offers to the parties involved, sending press releases or invitations to meetings for sending personalised messages that correspond to your situation, interests and/or the situation of your company;
4. to display the location, organisation, profile and contact information on the website in public and closed sections in accordance with the agreed design of your online platform maintained by Vianen Promotie. This includes, for example, the data of a restaurant and contact details for display on a tourist website. It is also possible that it has been agreed with you that profile or personal data will be displayed online in the member overview and/or pages of individual persons, whether or not accessible via a password, to permit the users of your website to contact each other or to view information yourself and/or to put it online;
5. to track how and to what extent you use the services of Vianen Promotie and to maintain and improve Vianen Promotie’s services based on this use;
6. to send invitations to (technical) meetings such as workshops organised by Vianen Promotie or one of its partners and similar meetings.

Article 4 Personal data
Vianen Promotie processes data containing the name and place of residence of the data subject (NW data) as well as e-mail addresses, insofar as this is necessary for the purposes specified in Article 3.

Article 5 Careful handling of personal data
1. Vianen Promotie ensures that personal data is processed carefully and properly.
2. Every employee is obliged to comply with the privacy regulations and to keep the personal data confidential.
3. Every employee has access to the personal data only insofar as this is necessary for the performance of his/her own duties.

Article 6 Acquisition of personal data
1. Vianen Promotie obtains the personal data directly from the data subject.
2. If the personal data was not obtained from the data subject, Vianen Promotie records in its files the source from which the personal data was obtained.

Article 7 Provision of personal data
1. Personal data that has not been made anonymous will only be provided to third parties with the unambiguous consent of the data subject, unless the disclosure to third parties is necessary for the execution of the agreement with the data subject, in order to fulfil a legal obligation to which the data controller is subject, or if such disclosure is necessary is to safeguard the vital interests of the data subject or for the protection of the justified interests of the data controller or the third party.
2. Vianen Promotie may, with due observance of the provisions of the Personal Data Protection Act, outsource the processing of personal data to a processor.

Article 8 Retention periods
The data is stored for as long as is strictly necessary for the fulfilment of the agreed services in accordance with the agreements concluded with the processor’s data controllers. On the termination of the agreement, all data must be destroyed immediately. As soon as an end user, the client or other entitled party requests the interim removal of the personal data, this will be performed as quickly as possible but no later than within the applicable legal terms set according to the GDPR.

Article 9 Right to improvement, supplementation, blocking and removal
1. The data subject has the right to be informed about the personal data relating to him or her. Inspection is not required insofar as this is necessary in the interest of protecting the privacy of another person.
2. The data subject has the right to correct, delete, supplement or block the personal data relating to him or her.
3. A request as referred to under point 2 contains the changes to be made.
4. Vianen Promotie shall ensure that the identity of the applicant is correctly established.
5. Vianen Promotie informs the applicant in writing, within four weeks of receiving the request, of the extent to which Vianen Promotie has complied with the request.
6. Vianen Promotie ensures that a decision to improve, supplement, remove or block is performed as quickly as possible.

Article 10 Right of objection
The data subject has the right to object to the processing of his or her personal data in connection with personal circumstances. Vianen Promotie shall end the processing of the personal data within four weeks of receiving such an objection and shall notify the data subject about the measures taken.

Article 11 Legal protection
1. In the event of the rejection of a request on the basis of Articles 9 or 10, the data subject may apply to the court with a written request to order Woerden Marketing to grant the request or to honour the objection.
2. The request letter must be submitted within six weeks of receiving the reply from Vianen Promotie. If Vianen Promotie has not replied within the specified period of four weeks, the request letter must be submitted within six weeks of the expiration of that period.
3. The data subject can also contact the Data Protection Authority within the period referred to in point 2 with the request to mediate in or advise on the dispute with Vianen Promotie.

Article 12
These regulations can be consulted at

Article 13
1. These regulations come into force on 28 August 2018. These regulations can be cited as the “Vianen Promotie Privacy Regulations”.
2. For more information about the processing of personal data by Vianen Promotie, please contact Stichting Stuurgroep Vianen Promotie on the phone number +31 (0)347 369 911 or by e-mail on
3. Vianen Promotie reserves the right to change and update this privacy policy periodically. The new privacy policy becomes effective 14 days after Vianen Promotie has announced the changes via its website.