HLG Holding B.V. c.s. (hereinafter referred to as HLG) is convinced that the protection of the privacy of its customers and visitors to its websites is essential to its activities. Personal data of customers and visitors are therefore treated and secured with the greatest possible care. HLG therefore complies with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR – AVG in Dutch law). The controller in the context of data processing is HLG, Fokkerstraat 12, 3863 LD Leusden.
PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING
We process your personal data for the following purposes:
- Granting access to the websites of HLG,
- making use of the functionalities on our websites,
- entering into and executing agreements relating to our services,
- to contact you, if you have requested it,
- managing client relationships and communicating about our services or the products you purchase and similar services and products,
- Carrying out marketing activities for our services, such as sending a newsletter (see the heading ‘Newsletter’).
We will not process personal data for other purposes, unless you have given your prior consent or we are required or permitted by law to do so. We will not retain your data longer than is necessary to achieve the purposes stated in this privacy and cookie statement.
We do not provide the (personal) data provided by you to other parties, unless this is necessary for the execution of the agreement or to comply with a legal obligation. We always ask your permission for this.
We take appropriate security measures to limit misuse of and unauthorised access to your personal data. For example, we ensure that only the necessary persons have access to your data, that access to the data is protected and that our security measures are checked regularly.
We offer a newsletter with which we inform interested parties about news related to our areas of expertise, such as accountancy, administration, audits, tax advice, corporate finance and personnel services. If you already purchase certain products or services from us, we can also keep you informed about related products or services, unless you indicate that you would prefer us not to. Your email address will only be added to the list of subscribers with your explicit consent. Every newsletter contains a link to unsubscribe.
Cookies are small information files that can be automatically stored on or read from the visitor’s device (such as PC, tablet or smartphone) when visiting a website. This takes place via the web browser on the device. Cookies or similar technologies, which store and/or read information on the device, are used on our websites:
- to enable functionalities of the website (technical or functional cookies),
- to analyse the use of the website and, based on this analysis, to improve the website (analytics cookies),
- to enable the visitor to interact directly with certain social media (social media cookies) and
- to provide the visitor with (personalised) advertisements (advertisement cookies).
The information that a cookie acquires about your use of the website may be transferred to HLG’s own secure servers or those of a third party. The use of social media cookies and advertising cookies requires your prior consent. You provide this by continuing to use the website after visiting the homepage. For ease of reading, all such techniques are referred to in this text as ‘cookies’.
TECHNICAL OR FUNCTIONAL COOKIES
Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. For example, cookies can be used to render fonts properly, to remember your usage session on the web server so you can view the website, or to remember a search term that is being searched within the website or a selected filter.
WHITCH COOKIES DO WE ASK YOUR PERMISSION FOR?
Below is an overview of the cookies we use in addition to the analytical, technical and functional cookies. Some cookies we use ourselves, but for others we involve third parties. These parties act on our behalf and we determine what happens with the cookies. There are also cookies that are placed and used exclusively by third parties. We have no control over those third parties and how they handle your data.
Below is a list of the cookies used and the parties involved. For more information on how these third parties handle cookies, please refer to the relevant privacy statement.
- Google Tag Manager
- Double Click (part of Google)
Please note: The privacy statements of the third parties may change regularly.
SWITCHING COOKIES ON AND OF
You can set your browser to accept the storage of cookies only with your consent. Please note that many websites will not function optimally if cookies are disabled.
REMOVAL OF COOKIES
Many cookies have an expiry date. If an expiry date is set, the cookie is automatically deleted when the expiry date passes. You can also choose to delete cookies manually before the expiration date. Please consult the manual of your browser for this.
WEBSITES OF THIRT PARTIES
This privacy and cookie statement does not apply to third party websites linked to our website, such as Allinial Global, SRA, NBA, RGB, REP and nirv. We cannot guarantee that these third parties will handle your personal data reliably or securely. We advise you to read the privacy statement of these websites before using them.
ACCES TO AND CORRECTION OF YOUR DATE
You can contact us at email@example.com to ask what personal information HLG has about you. If the information is incorrect, you can request that it be modified. Such requests for access to or correction of your data can be addressed to HLG, Fokkerstraat 12, 3863 LD Leusden, firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact this address if you have any questions about the way HLG handles your data, or request deletion of your data.
AMENDING PRIVACY AND COOKIE STATEMENT
We reserve the right to amend this privacy and cookie statement. Changes will be published on this website. It is recommended that you consult this statement regularly so that you are aware of these changes.
DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY
Of course we will also be happy to help you if you have any complaints about the processing of your personal data. Under privacy legislation, you have the right to complain to the Data Protection Authority about our processing of your personal data. You can contact the Data Protection Authority for this purpose.