In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (AVG), GroningenL!fe (GL) has a duty to disclose what personal data is collected through this website.
This privacy statement contains everything about the personal data that are processed through this website.
This statement is regularly adapted to organizational or political-legal developments. Please therefore consult it regularly when visiting our website.

1. Personal data

No personal data are processed on this website itself. However, external applications embedded on the portal may require personal data to function properly. Specific permission will be requested within these applications.

2. Contact

If you have contacted us by phone or e-mail, we have received data from you. We process these to respond to your message to us. 

3. Rights

We would like to inform you about your rights and the influence you can have on the processing of your personal data. If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact You have the right to view the data we hold on you and have it corrected or deleted. Right to withdraw consent for certain processing. Consent to withdraw your data when we have received it for a particular purpose for which you have given consent. Withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing before the withdrawal. An example of processing could be a photo in which you are visible, an article you have written for GL or a video you have made for GL. Right to restriction of processing; for example, when the processing is unlawful or when we no longer need your personal data. Right to object; you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data. Do you have complaints about how we handle your personal data? You have the right to file these complaints with the Authority for Personal Data.

4. What data are recorded?

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a statistics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses several cookies. These cookies contain information that would allow Google to identify you as a visitor. To collect statistics, we use the anonymized version of Google Analytics. These statistics do not contain any personal or demographic data. GL has a processor agreement with Google for the processing of data. The option to share data with other services (including Google's own services) has been disabled. Transport of this information is always done over a secure connection. The storage of this data is owned by Google and takes place in the EU or US under US jurisdiction. This storage is generally unlimited.


YouTube offers the possibility of embedding videos on websites. This usually involves the placement of cookies. Using the VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YouTube can probably identify you as a visitor.


Our website contains links to external websites. By clicking on a link you go to a website outside this website. This website may use cookies. Please refer to the cookies or privacy statement of the website in question.

5. Changes

It may be that we have to change our privacy statement, for example because we use a different method. We will always publish any new privacy statement on our website.

This privacy statement was last amended and published on 20 February 2023.