We respect the visitors to our website and ensure the personal information which they provide is handled with the utmost confidentiality. The processing of all personal details is undertaken in a manner compliant with the requirements of the Personal Data Protection Act (Wet Bescherming Persoonsgegevens).

The use of cookies

When we offer information on this website, we make use of cookies. A cookie is a small, simple file sent with the pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard disk of your computer. Using these cookies we can, amongst other things, combine the searches of various website pages and analyse the behaviour of our users. You may decline to use these cookies; this will, however, limit the functionality and ease of use of the website.

We also use Google Analytics to keep track of how users use the website. Within this context, important information such as the IP address of your computer, the potential user name, the time searches were made, and details sent by a visitor’s browser can be registered and used to undertake a statistical analysis of how visitors use our website as well as their click-through behaviour. Moreover, this information enables us to optimise the operation of the website. The information acquired in this way is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google may pass this information on to third parties if legally obliged to do so or to the extent these third parties process this information on behalf of Google. We have no influence over this.

Website improvements

We use Google Analytics and Sitestat to monitor the traffic on our website. This provides us with insight into how visitors use our website and, therefore, provides us with the opportunity to improve the website.