Privacy policy – website visitors


(Art. 13 of the EU Regulation 679/2016)



Data Controller: Regional Agency for Tourism Promotion “In Liguria”

Purposes for processing: promoting the unitary image of Liguria’s tourist offer in order to favor its marketing and to implement special initiatives in compliance with the regional law 28/2006 and amendments and additions thereof.

Lawfulness: Public Interest

Recipients: Processors and authorized persons

Personal data retention period: 7 days

Exercise of your rights: You may exercise your rights by referring to the specific section



This page outlines the website management methods with regards to the processing of the personal data of those users visiting it.

The policy is provided pursuant to Article 13 of the EU Regulation 679/2016 – General Data Protection Regulation, in force since 25/05/2018, which applies to those who use the web services of Agenzia in Liguria, available on-line at the following address:

This Privacy Policy, including the cookies policy, is provided only for the aforementioned website, and not for the other websites that may be visited by users through links. Agenzia in Liguria takes no responsibility with regards to the content of the websites accessible through the links available in the website itself as they are provided as a mere service to users. Their presence does not imply the approval of the contents presented therein, nor any form of guarantee as to the quality of the services and products available therein.


Following the browsing of this website, data related to identified or identifiable persons may be processed.

The Data Controller is the entity against whom data subjects may exercise their rights, and who is responsible for the basic choices related to the purposes and methods of the processing: Regional Agency for Tourism Promotion “In Liguria”, Via D’Annunzio 2/78, 19° floor. Switchboard +39 010 530821,

Certified Electronic Mail:, e-mail


The Personal Data Protection Officer is Liguria Digitale S.p.A. Scientific and Technological Park of Genoa – Via Melen 77, 16152 Genoa, to which you may apply in order to obtain information concerning the processing of your personal data and the respect of your privacy, as specified in the European Regulation under data subjects’ Rights, by contacting Ms Giulia Panizza at the following contact details:


Data related to identified and identifiable persons, after browsing the aforementioned website, are processed in order to promote the unitary image of Liguria’s tourist offer to favor its marketing and to implement special initiatives in compliance with the regional law 28/2006 and amendments and additions thereof.


The lawfulness of processing – according to art.6 par.1 letter b of the EU Regulation 679/2016 – General Data Protection Regulatio –  is the public interest of the Company in its capacity as public Body to carry out institutional activities in order to promote the unitary image of Liguria’s tourist offer.

The impact for data subjects visiting the website is modest since the temporary acquisition of the IP address allows to identify the data subject only by combining it with other information, with a very low probability for natural persons.


Recipients are:

  • Happy Minds Srl, via A. Mariani – 48121 Ravenna, telephone 3357402475, e-mail:, as Data Processor for the management and maintenance of the website
  • Other Processors who may be appointed by Agenzia in Liguria or by the aforesaid Data Processor to comply with the regulation in force
  • The authorized persons of Agenzia in Liguria and of the aforesaid Data Processor


The additional information provided to data subjects (pursuant to paragraph 2, article 13 of the Regulation 679/2016) are:

  1. a) The personal data retention period is determined by the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were obtained and in order to identify any possible safety problems related to the website itself, and it amounts to 7 days
  2. b) Data subjects may exercise their right to require the Data Controller to allow them access to personal data and to rectify or delete such data, or to limit the processing of data related to them or to object to their processing, as well as their data portability right by applying to the Data Controller at the addresses provided above
  3. c) Data subjects may file a complaint with a supervisory authority. As concerns Italy, they may apply to the Privacy Protection Authority, which is headquartered in Rome (Italy), Piazza di Monte Citorio n. 121, 00186
  4. d) Data subjects are not subject to an automated decision-making process nor to profiling

LATEST UPDATE – November 2019



Navigation data

During their normal course, IT systems and software procedures implemented to operate this web site acquire some personal data whose transmission is implied in the use of Internet communication protocols.

Said information are not collected to be associated to identified subjects but, by their very nature, they may, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow to identify users.

This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of computers used by users connecting to the website, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of the requested resources, time of the request, method used to submit the request to the server, size of the file obtained in response, code number specifying the status of the server’s response (successful, error, etc…) and other parameters related to the operating system and to the IT environment of the user.

Such data are used solely for the purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information about the use of the website and of checking its proper functioning, and they are deleted immediately after their processing.

Data provided by users on a voluntary basis

The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of electronic mail messages to the addresses provided in this website implies the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, as it is necessary to reply to requests, and of the other personal data that may be included in the e-mail.


Our website uses technical cookies to improve the service provided.

In particular, it uses: browsing and session cookies, which ensure normal browsing and use of the website; functionality cookies, which allow users to browse according to a series of selected criteria (for instance, language).

The installation of technical cookies does not require the prior consent of the users, though without prejudice to the obligation to provide information pursuant to Article 13 of the Regulation.

While browsing the website, users may receive on their devices also cookies sent by third parties: websites or web servers other than the website they are browsing, as in the case of Google Analytics.

If you want to disable one of more types of cookies for this website, you need to access your browser settings.

In order to optimize the information and services offered, the website uses Google Analytics, a service provided by Google which allows to track and analyze users’ behavior on-line with regards to times, geographic location and behavior on the website.

In order to protect the privacy of its users, the website opted for the discarding of the fourth byte of the IP address, making sure that only the information related to Class C are retained.


Privacy policies of external services:

Google Analytics

How to disable cookies

In case of acceptance of cookies, you will subsequently be allowed to reject them by changing your browser settings.


On Google Chrome:

go to “Settings” and select “Show advanced settings”

click the “Content settings” button

choose the desired settings


On Internet Explorer:

go to “Tools” and select “Internet Options”

click the “Privacy” button

choose the desired settings


On Firefox:

go to “Options”

click the “Privacy” button

choose the desired settings