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In compliance with Law Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016, we inform you that the internet domain is owned by:

  • Basque Heritage Elkartea
  • C.I.F.: G75143461
  • Address: Bera Bera 73
  • P.C.: 20009
  • City: Donostia-San Sebastian
  • Phone: +34 943 316170
  • Email:

1 Terms and Conditions

The website is property of Basque Heritage Elkartea, a non profit association based in Donostia-San Sebastian. Users access this site voluntarily. Access to this website is free. Navigation within this site implies acceptance and knowledge of legal warnings, conditions and terms of use and privacy policy contained therein. If the user does not agree to these conditions of use and does not consent, he/she cannot use this website.

Access to this website and the use made of the information contained therein, are the sole responsibility of the user. The user agrees to use it according to the purpose of the website.

The user is not allowed to make any unlawful use of the information contained on this website, or carry out actions that may damage or alter the computer systems of this website.

The inclusion and communication by users of false or inaccurate content or anything that leads or could mislead Basque Heritage Elkartea or other users or third parties is prohibited. Solely the user is responsible for the damages caused by the communication of such data.

The use of a third party’s personal data without consent, and the use of a third party's identifying data with the aim to impersonate or pretend to be another person or entity is prohibited.

Basque Heritage Elkartea makes its best effort to avoid errors in the content published on the website, and reserves the right to modify it at any time. Basque Heritage Elkartea expressly disclaims any responsibility for errors or omissions in the contents of this website and any damages that may result from the lack of veracity, accuracy and timeliness thereof. may provide links to other websites or facilitate access through a browser located on its web site. Basque Heritage Elkartea assumes no responsibility for these linked sites or the results of the searches as it does not have any control over them or their content, products and/or services offered. The purpose of these services is to inform users of other sources of information, so the user enters under his/her own responsibility and risk and under the conditions of use that govern them.

Basque Heritage Elkartea will not be responsible for any consequences or damages that may result from use of this website or its contents, including damage and the introduction of virus. Basque Heritage Elkartea does not guarantee the absence of viruses or other elements on the website, introduced by third parties, which may alter the physical or logical systems users, but uses every means at its disposal to prevent this from happening.

Basque Heritage Elkartea reserves the right to change or remove at any time without notice and / or justification, the design, configuration and information contained on this website, if deemed appropriate. Basque Heritage Elkartea is not responsible for any damages that these modifications may cause. However it will use all resources at its disposal to inform users of such changes.

2 Intellectual and industrial property

The ownership rights of this website, its pages, screens, the information they contain, their appearance and design, products and services, trademarks, logos, slogans, etc. are owned by Basque Heritage Elkartea, unless otherwise specified.

In any case access or browsing of implies resignation, transfer or total or partial license for personal use of users in relation to its intellectual and industrial property.

The reproduction, distribution, commercialization or transformation of these works is an infringement of the intellectual property rights of Basque Heritage Elkartea

The user understands not to take any action that harms the ownership of this site. The unauthorized use of the information contained on this website, and any harm caused to the rights of intellectual property holders, may lead to the exercise of the corresponding legal actions and, if necessary, to the responsibilities arising from this exercise.

3 Modifications

These Terms may change when Basque Heritage Elkartea deems appropriate, either in order to adapt to legislative changes, or for the purpose of carrying out other improvements. These changes will be valid from its publication on this website. Basque Heritage Elkartea will use all means at its disposal to make these known to web users.

4 Jurisdiction

The relationships established between Basque Heritage Elkartea and the user will be governed by the provisions of existing rules concerning applicable law and jurisdiction. However, for cases where the regulations provide for the possibility of the parties to submit to jurisdiction, Basque Heritage Elkartea and the user, expressly waiving any other jurisdiction that may apply, to the Courts and Tribunals of Donostia San Sebastián.

5 Protection of Personal Data

5.1. Introduction

In compliance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 and its implementation and regulations, users are informed that the personal data you provide via this website will be incorporated into files belonging to Basque Heritage Elkartea (responsible for the file), in order to respond to the queries and requests received, contact you or manage the products and services requested, trade relations and other legitimate duties of the activity.

5.2. Collection of personal data

Basque Heritage Elkartea doesn't require providing personal information to access the website, however, there is a private subscription area, whose access requires the user to register.

The record in the private area of ​​this web site is made freely and voluntarily. Basque Heritage Elkartea does not ask for more personal information than what is necessary to receive the requested service. Submitting information through this website implies necessary authorization for the data processing practices described in this privacy policy and the terms and conditions of the website.

5.3. Third Party Communications

Basque Heritage Elkartea will never communicate your personal information to other companies or third parties for any reason. In case of offering products or services from other companies, Basque Heritage Elkartea would directly send those communications to you. The interested party may opt out of these shipments at any time by writing to the database.

5.4. Rights of interested parties

Basque Heritage Elkartea reminds you that you can exercise your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition at any time by emailing, at The application must attach a photocopy of the Identity Card of the person concerned. In case of acting as a legal representative, in addition to that, a document of such representation should be attached.

5.5. Security

Basque Heritage Elkartea will treat the personal data contained in its files adopting the necessary technical and organizational measures to ensure their safety and prevent alteration, loss, or unauthorized access, given the state of technology, the nature of the data stored, and the risks they are exposed to, whether from human action or the physical or natural environment, according to the legislation that is applicable regarding security measures for files containing personal data particularly by the Data Protection Act and its regulations concerning implementation. However, users are advised that information security measures are not foolproof and no one is safe from possible illegal interferences that Basque Heritage Elkartea would not be responsible for.

5.6. Traffic Data and Cookies

The website uses cookies for the sole purpose of facilitating and enhancing user's navigation. A cookie is a text file that a web server can leave in the user's hard drive in order to identify him/her when it is reconnected. The website will only read cookies generated by it. These cookies are only associated with a user and a computer, not allowing access to other personal data.

Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can set your browser to be notified on your computer screen when cookies are received and to prevent their installation on your hard drive.

Also, in order to provide better service through the site, records the IP address, thus allowing further processing of the data in order to analyze the number of pages viewed, the number of visits and the activity of visitors to the website, and their frequency of use.

With the aforementioned purpose, this site is being measured and analyzed with Google Analytics; they can use marks on pages and cookies to analyze what happens on different pages of

5.7. Validity

Basque Heritage Elkartea reserves the right to change its privacy policy at its option, changes in legislation or case law. If Basque Heritage Elkartea introduces any changes, the new text will be published in this website, where you will be made aware of it. In any case, the relationship with users will be governed by the rules in effect at the time you access the web site. That is why Basque Heritage Elkartea recommends that you visit this privacy policy periodically.






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Tel: (+34) 943 316170

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