Data Privacy Statement

The protection of your personal data is a matter of particular concern to us. We shall, therefore, process your data exclusively on the basis of the statutory provisions applicable in this regard (GDPR, Telecommunications Act 2003). In the following information on data protection, we shall inform you on the most important aspects of data processing within the scope of our website.

Personal Data
Personal data  submitted electronically by you to our website, such as name, email address, address or other personal data, shall be only used for the purpose indicated by us, and shall be safely stored and not be disclosed to third parties. The provider collects and automatically saves information at the web server such as the used browser, operating system, reference page, ip address, time of access etc. These data cannot be allocated to individual persons without an examination of further data sources, and we shall not analyse such data as long as there is no substantiated reason for an illegal use of our website.

Establishment of Contact with us
If you contact us via the form provided on our website or via email, your data made available by you will be saved with us for the purpose of processing your inquiry and any follow-up questions that may arise in this regard for a period of six months. We shall not disclose or forward these data to third parties without having obtained your prior explicit consent in this respect.

By visiting our website, you may wish to  subscribe to our newsletter. In this case, we will need your email address and a declaration of consent to be provided by you to the effect that you agree to the subscription of the newsletter. Once you have subscribed to our newsletter, we shall send you an email containing an acknowledgement with a link by means of which you can confirm your subscription. You may unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Please send your cancellation to the following email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We shall delete your data in due course subsequently in connection with the mailing of our newsletter.

Google Maps
This website uses the web service Google Maps to visually present geographical maps information. By using Google Maps, data on the use of the Maps functions by visitors of the websites will also be collected, processed and used by Google. For more detailed information on the data processing carried out by Google, please refer to the  Google privacy notice made available at . You can also modify your settings in the privacy center which allows you to manage and protect your data.

The Use of Facebook Services
Plugins provided by the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA, are integrated into our websites. You will recognize the Facebook Plugins by the Facebook Logo or by the „Like-Button“ („Gefällt mir“) on our website. An overview of the Facebook Plugins can be found here: If you visit our websites, a direct connection will be established through the plugin between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook thereby obtains the information that you, identifiable by your ip address, visited our website. If you click on the Facebook „Like Button“  while logged in to your Facebook Account, you may link the contents of our websites to your Facebook Profile. This allows Facebook to allocate the visit of our websites to your user account. We wish to point out that we, as the provider of the web pages, do not receive any information or knowledge about the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by Facebook. You will find further information on this matter in the privacy policy provided by Facebook at If you do not wish that Facebook will be able to allocate the visit of our web pages to your Facebook user account, please log off from your Facebook user account.

The Use of YouTube
Functions of the web service YouTube are implemented on our website. These functions are offered by the company YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. The embedded videos place cookies on the users’ computers whenever the website is accessed during an online session. If you have deactivated the setting of cookies for the Google advertising program, you will not have to expect such cookies when accessing the YouTube videos. However, YouTube also stores in other cookies non-personal usage information. If you wish to prevent this, you will need to block your browser settings accordingly.

Our website uses “cookies”. These are small text files which are placed on your terminal device by means of your browser. They do not have any harmful effect. We use  cookies to make our offer more user-friendly. Some cookies will remain stored on your terminal device, until you delete the same. They enable us to identify your browser during your next visit to our website. If you do not accept this, you can adjust your browser settings in such a way that you will be informed whenever cookies are set and may decide on a case-by-case basis whether or not you accept cookies or exclude the acceptance of cookies in individual cases or in general.  Please note that the full functionality of our website may be restricted, if cookies are deactivated.

Use of Google Analytics Services
This web site uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called „cookies“, which are text files saved on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the web site by you. The information on your use of this web site generated by these cookies will, as a general rule, be transmitted to a server owned by Google in the USA and will be stored there. In case of an activation of IP-anonymizing on this website, your IP-address will be shortened first by Google in the Member States of the European Union or in other States party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.  Only in exceptional cases will the full IP-address be transmitted to a server provided by Google in the USA and shortened there.  On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information in order to analyze your use of this website, compile reports on the website activities and to perform further services related to the use of the website and the internet towards the website operator. The ip address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics will not be amalgamated with other data collected by Google. Although you can adjust your browser software settings to prevent the storage of cookies, we wish to point out that if you do so, you might not be able to make full use of all the functions of this website. Additionally, you may refuse and prevent the collection and processing of the data generated by the cookie which are related to your use of the website (including your ip address) and their transmission to and procession by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in made available at the following internet link (

You will find further information on the Terms of Service and Data Protection at and also here at We wish to point out that on this website Google Analytics was extended by the code „gat._anonymizeIp();“ to ensure an anonymized collection of ip-addresses (“IP-Masking”).

Your Rights
As a matter of principle, you shall be entitled to the rights of access to and rectification as well as erasure of personal data and restriction of processing and data portability as well as the exercise of the right of withdrawal  and objection. If you believe that the processing of your data violates the data protection law or that your entitlements pursuant to the data protection law have been violated in any form whatsoever, you may lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority.  In Austria, this is the Data Protection Authority.

You will reach us under the following contact details:
Tourismusverband Knittelfeld
Hauptplatz 15a | 8720 Knittelfeld
Telephone: +43 (0) 3512 86464
Fax: +43 (0) 3512 86464-6
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Chairman: Mario Krenn


Knittelfeld Tourism Association

Hauptplatz 15a | 8720 Knittelfeld

   Tel.: +43 (0) 3512 86464
    Fax: +43 (0) 3512 86464-6

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