[] In general you are not required to provide any personal information when using our website. However in some instances we require your name and email address. We will notify you when this kind of personal information is required.

If you decide to send us your personal details over the internet, for instance so that we can communicate with you or process your orders, we reserve the right to use this information for marketing purposes.

When you visit this website, your provider's IP-address besides additional data (date, time, visited page, etc.) will be saved on our server, for the purpose of data security. Furthermore, these data will be anonymised for statistical purposes. 

Any reference of this data to your identity is excluded.

We do not make use of Active-X-Controls. We use JavaScripts and session cookies that, depending on the settings of the browser after you have left the site, will be deleted 24 hours afterwards, at the latest.

Information with regard to data security in the internet in North Rhine-Westphalia can also be found through; 

Landesbeauftragten für den Datenschutz Nordrhein-Westfalen
Bettina Sokol
Postfach 200 444
40102 Düsseldorf, Germany

Principally, you can use our online offer without disclosure of your identity. When you register for one of our mailing lists or the address book or when you use our online forms, we will ask you for your name and for other personal data. The provided personal data will only be used for the intended purpose. It is entirely up to you, whether or not to enter these data.. 

Datenschutzhinweis E-Mail:
If you wish to communicate with us by mail, we would like to point out beforehand that information, sent by you can be read by unauthorized persons, altered or deleted. You should always send personal and confidential detail in a secure way (e.g. by regular mail). When you send an e-mail to Hattingen city, it is possible, to have the receipt of the e-mail confirmed by requesting a so-called confirmation of transmission. In order to make use of this option, you should activate the option "request transmission confirmation within your mail programme. You will then receive an automatically generated message, as soon as the e-mail has been delivered to the recipient's mailbox. Your mail will then be processed by one of the staff members within the city administration.

For further questions and comments with regard to our legal notices or privacy. please contact us:  info (at) hattingen-marketing (punkt) de.  


Privacy notice with regard to Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. 

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.