Privacy statement

The website is managed by Coastguard Netherlands and is used as a project website for the mass evacuation exercise (‘Live Excercise’ LIVEX). The websites and are linked to it. The participating organizations work together on the content of this website. When the term ‘Coastguard Netherlands’ is used below, it refers to the website

How does handles your personal data?
Coastguard Netherlands handles your personal data with care.

Which data is requested?
We use the statistics programme Google Analytics to analyse which pages are most frequently visited, how visitors came to our website and which search terms are used in our search engine. Read more about the cookie policy.

The contact form asks for your name and email address, which you provide voluntarily. These are the minimum required details necessary to contact you. This form is secured with an anti-spam service (Akismet). The service collects the IP address of those filling in the form, user agent, referrer and website URL.

What do we use your personal data for?
We use your personal data requested in the contact form on for following up on questions, complaints and requests.

Coastguard Netherlands is part of the Ministry of Defence. The Ministry of Defence uses an AVG processing register. This register records on what grounds personal data is processed.

Why is this personal data requested?
We use your personal data with your permission because we are otherwise unable to achieve the objective.

How is your personal data processed?
We use your personal data to achieve the objective with as little data as possible. Your question, complaint or request is handled by one or more Coastguard Netherlands employees.

The Coastguard does not share your data with third parties. However, if you use the ‘Share this page’ buttons, the social media channel on which you are sharing may add this to your profile as an ‘interest’.

For how long do we store your personal data?
As soon as we have responded to your question, complaint or request, your personal data will be deleted from our systems.

How do we secure your personal data?
The Coastguard has taken appropriate and organizational measures to protect personal data. The Coastguard has an integral security system consisting of physical, information and staff security measures.

Data protection officer
The Coastguard has its own Data Protection Officer.