Data Protection Declaration

By clicking on the button below, you can call up our data protection notice and edit your data protection settings there.

This website is operated by Tourismusverband Schladming, Rohrmoosstraße 234,
8970 Schladming, e-mail address (“we” and “us”).
This declaration describes how we, as the entity bearing responsibility for data protection, process your personal data in relation to this website.

1. Which data about you do we process?

When you visit this website, we collect the following information: The date and time a page of our website was accessed, your IP address, the name and version of your web browser, the website (URL) that you visited before accessing this website, certain cookies (see Point 2 below) and any information that you yourself provide on our website by filling in the contact form to request the newsletter.

There is no obligation to actually provide data which we ask you to provide on our website. However, if you do not provide such data, it may not be possible for you to use all the functions of the website.

2. Cookies

So-called cookies are used on this website. A cookie is a small file that can be stored on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are generally used to offer users additional functions on a website. For example, they can be used to make it easier for you to navigate on a website, enable you to use a website from where you previously left it and/or to store your preferences and settings when you return to the website. Cookies cannot access, read or modify any other data on your computer.

Most cookies on this website are so-called session cookies. They are deleted automatically whenever you leave our website. Permanent cookies, by contrast, remain on your computer until you yourself delete them manually in your browser. We use such permanent cookies to recognise you the next time you visit our website.

If you want to manage cookies on your computer, you can change your browser settings so that you receive a message whenever a website wants to store cookies. You can also block or delete cookies after they have been stored on your computer. To find out more about how to take these steps, use the “Help” function in your browser.

Please note that blocking or deleting cookies may adversely impact your online experience and prevent you from making full use of this website.

Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the function of the website and therefore cannot be deselected.
Storage PeriodeSession
Required standard cookie to use PHP session data.
Storage PeriodeDepending on the selection, up to 30 days.
Saves that the cookie or data protection notice is not displayed again.
Storage PeriodeDepending on the selection, up to 30 days.
Remembers the user decision whether external components can be loaded automatically.
Storage PeriodeDepending on the selection, up to 30 days.
Remembers the user decision that visitor behavior can be tracked.
Functional cookies
These cookies make it easier to use the website.
Storage PeriodeSession
Remembers the size of the fonts.
Storage PeriodeSession
This session cookie is used to recognize the user. No information is stored in the user's browser and this cookie can only be used by the current website. This cookie is used to improve user friendliness. Data entered in forms is e.g. briefly saved when there is an input error by the user and the user receives an error message. Otherwise all data would have to be entered again.
Storage Periode6 month
Additional privacy policy
This cookie contains a unique ID that Google uses to save your preferred settings and other information.
Storage Periode1 hour
The cookie is required for the integration of Google Documents.
Marketing-/Tracking Cookies
These cookies are used for marketing purposes and analyze your visitor behavior.
Storage Periode3 month
Used by Facebook to recognize whether you are logged in to Facebook as a user, for tracking purposes and from which URL the share / like function is used.
Storage Periode3 month
Used by Facebook to display a range of advertising products, such as real-time bids from third party advertisers.
Storage Periode2 years
Additional privacy policy
By default, analyitcs.js uses the _ga cookie to store the user ID. Basically, it serves to differentiate between website visitors.
Storage Periode1 day
Additional privacy policy
Used by Google Analytics to limit the request rate.
Storage Periode1 day
Additional privacy policy
Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

By activating the "Use all functions" option in the data protection settings that were offered when you accessed our website, you have already consented to the use of cookies when using this website.

You can prevent cookies e.g. for Google Analytics by changing your privacy settings for this website. To do this, use the button at the top of this page to call up your data protection settings and click on "Use without external services". This will deactivate all cookies for this website.

3. Data Protection Declaration regarding Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files, which are saved on your computer and enable an analysis of your use of the website. We process your data on the basis of our overriding legitimate interest in preparing easy-to-use website access statistics in a cost-efficient way (Art. 6(1) letter f GDPR).

The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address and the URLs of the retrieved web pages) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. We do not store any of your data collected in connection with Google Analytics.

This website uses the possibility to render IPs anonymous, which is offered by Google Analytics. Your IP address is therefore truncated / rendered anonymous by Google as soon as Google receives your IP address. On our behalf, Google uses this information to analyse your usage of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide other services relating to usage of the website and the Internet for us. The IP address your browser supplies to Google Analytics is never combined with any other data held by Google.

You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by changing your data protection settings for this website. To do this, use the button at the top of this page to call up your data protection settings and click on "Use without external services". This will deactivate all cookies for this website. Objection to data collection by Google Analytics.

Data-privacy contract

We have entered into a data-privacy contract to that effect with the newsletter provider in question.

4. Facebook Pixel

Our website uses conversion measurement by visitor action pixel by Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”).

This allows the behaviour of the site visitor to be tracked after they have clicked on a Facebook advertisement and been directed to the website of the service provider. This permits evaluation of the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements for statistical and market research purposes and allows optimisation of future advertising action.

The data gathered for us as the operator of the website is anonymous, we cannot make any conclusions about the identity of the user. The data is saved and processed by Facebook, however, so that a connection to the individual user profile is possible, andFacebook can use the data for their own advertising purposes, in accordance with the Facebook data usage directive. This allows Facebook to place advertisements on Facebook pages and outside of Facebook.

This use of the data cannot be influenced by us, asa website operator.More information about the protection of your private sphere is available in the Facebook data protection notes: You can also deactivate the Remarketing Function “Custom Audiences” in the section on settings for advertisements at You need to be logged on to Facebook to do this.

If you do not have a Facebook account, you can deactivate the use-based Facebook advertising on the website of the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance:

5. Purposes of data processing

We will process your personal data for the following purposes:

  • to provide this website to you and to further improve and develop this website;
  • to enable us to prepare usage statistics;
  • to enable us to detect, prevent and investigate attacks on our website;
  • to enable us to answer your queries or send a newsletter to you.

We will not process the data provided to us for any purposes other than the aforementioned or for a purpose covered by your consent or by a provision of the GDPR. The legal basis for the processing of your personal data is in particular our overriding legitimate interest (pursuant to Art. 5(1) letter f EU-GDPR) and your consent (Art. 6(1) letter a EU-GDPR).

7. Transfer of your personal data

To fulfil your order, it may be necessary to pass your data onto third parties (IT service providers used by us, courts or authorities, etc.). Your data is transferred to them exclusively on the basis of the GDPR, in particular on the basis of our overriding legitimate interest or your prior consent.

We only transfer your personal data to countries that the EU Commission has decided have an appropriate level of data protection, or we adopt measures to ensure that all recipients have an appropriate level of data protection.

8. Duration of storage

We generally store your data for a period of fourteen months. It is only stored for longer if that is necessary in order to investigate identified attacks on our website or if that is required to fulfil our statutory obligations or to defend ourselves against possible liability claims.

If you register on our website or request the newsletter, we will at any rate store your data until it is no longer need to perform the contract.

9. Your rights in relation to personal data

You have the rights, among others,

  • to review whether we have stored your personal data and which data that is, and to receive copies of that data;
  • to have your personal data rectified, added to or erased if it is inaccurate or has not been processed lawfully;
  • to demand that the processing of your personal data be restricted and, under certain circumstances, to object to the processing of your personal data or revoke the previously granted consent to process that data;
  • to demand data portability, to know the identity of third parties to which your personal data is transferred, and to lodge complaints with the competent authorities.
In Austria the competent Data Protection Authority is based at 1080 Vienna, Wickenburggasse 8, e-mail address, telephone number +43 1 52152-0.

10. Our contact details

The protection of your data is especially important to us. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact us at:

Tourismusverband Schladming
Rohrmoosstraße 234
8970 Schladming
E-mail address

11. SSL Encryption

For security reasons and in order to protect transmission of confidential content, such as inquiries which are sent to us using the contact form, this site uses SSL encryption. You will be able to recognize the secure connection when the URL in your browser changes from "http://" to "https://", also generally accompanied by a green padlock symbol in your browser toolbar. When SSL encryption is activated, the data you share with us cannot be read or stolen by third parties.

12. Server Logfiles

The provider of our website automatically stores information in so-called server log files for certain services on the server on which our website is hosted. All log files are rotated daily, the logs from the previous day are archived and are then available for the specified retention time. However, these are purely internal log files to which we as the customer have no access. This data is not merged with personal data sources.

Web server log file
Contains: Domain, IP, requests, user agent, timestamp, status code
Retention time: 3 days

FTP log file

Contains: FTP User, IP, Downloaded / Uploaded files
Retention time: 24 hours

Email log file
Contains: metadata (sender, receiver, time, IP, size)
Retention time: 3 days

13. YouTube

Our website uses a plug-in for the Google-operated service YouTube. The operator of this service is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. This means, if you visit one of our pages that feature the YouTube plug-in, a connection will immediately be established to the YouTube servers. This will inform the YouTube server which of our pages you are visiting as well as those you have visited. If you are logged in to your own YouTube account, you will enable YouTube to sync your surfing behavior with your personal profile. You can prevent this from happening by logging out of your YouTube account beforehand.

Further information about how user data is used as well as the data privacy policy can be found on the pertinent webpages of Google.

14. OpenStreetMap

We integrate the maps of the work “OpenStreetMap”, which are offered on the basis of the Open Data Commons Open Database license (ODbL) by the OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF). Data protection declaration of the OSMF.

As far as we know, the data of the users are used by OpenStreetMap exclusively for the purpose of displaying the map functions and temporarily storing the selected settings. This data may include, in particular, IP addresses and location data of the users, which, however, are not collected without their consent (usually carried out as part of the settings of their mobile devices).

15. Social-Media Buttons

The social media buttons provided on our website for Facebook and Twitter are “share” buttons or hyperlinks to the respective social media channel. They do not create an automatic connection to the various platforms, which distinguishes them from “like” buttons, which are not used on this website.

Last updated on 23 July 2020

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