Privacy Policy

1. Introduction

To provide you with legal protection of the right to privacy in general - and of data privacy -, GS1 Hungary Global Identification and Communication Systems Managing Public Benefit Company and its staff lay great emphasis on providing its clients and users as well as the visitors of its website with the right protection of their personal data collected, stored and shared on the internet. Furthermore, we place great stress on providing you with comprehensive information about our standard privacy policy.

Our company will handle its clients’ and users’ personal data as well as that of the visitors’ of the website with absolute confidence and in accordance with the obligations imposed in the relevant national and EU regulations. For this purpose, we guarantee safe data collection and storage, and we take the necessary technical and organizational measures as well as establish standard procedures in order to meet the requirements of the effective legislation. When formulating our privacy policy, we took the following effective legislation and important international recommendations into consideration:

  • Act LXIII of 1992 on the Protection of Personal Data and Public Access to Data of Public Interest;
  • Act VI of 1998 on the Protection of Individuals with regard to the Processing of Personal Data;
  • Appendix No 2 of the Regulation of operations, ethics, and procedures with respect to content providing, handling of personal data and information in particular, issued by the Association of Hungarian Content Providers (MTE);
  • recommendations of the Online Privacy Alliance.

2. Information on data handling

In line with the prevailing national laws and regulations, our company will handle all personal data with the relevant legislative authorization or that of the individual(s) concerned. Prior to collecting, capturing or handling any personal data of our clients, users or the visitors of our website, we will publish clear and unambiguous information, capturing the information of those concerned, about the methods, purpose and principles of the relevant data collection. In those cases, where data collection, handling or capturing is not a legal obligation, we will draw your attention to the fact that sharing your personal data is voluntary.

3. Anonymous visitor authentication (cookies) and other tracking methods

When visiting our website, your browser can enable cookies on the hard disk of your computer so that our website can provide you with customized services. Cookies do not contain any personal data and are not suitable for identification in any possible way. If you do not want to enable cookies in your browser, you can disable this function in your browser or ask for a warning message before accepting/rejecting cookies. Our company guarantees that disabling cookies you will not put you to any disadvantage while using the basic functions of our website. Tracking methods are only used to collect information related to the visits of our website. Such information may include: domain names, server names, IP addresses, browser and operating system types, date and time of visits. We guarantee that the data collected this way shall be handled with absolute confidence and shall not be associated with any personal data that would be suitable for identifying you.

4. Links

Our website contains a high number of links pointing to other websites. This statement only establishes the standard data protection practices concerning our company’s website. Therefore, when visiting other companies’ websites by the use of any of the links, please read the privacy policies published on the relevant pages carefully.

5. Contact

If you have any inquiries – concerning this statement -, please contact our staff on the Contact us page.

6. Approval

By visiting this site, you accept all the terms and conditions of this privacy policy. Should our company introduce any changes to this policy, they will be published on our website, and we will call our users’ attention to the amendments.

7. Privacy policy

The terms and conditions of data protection standards applied during our business activities are governed by the privacy policy of GS1 Hungary Global Identification and Communication Systems Managing Public Benefit Company.