Any personal data that you provide on will be used only for the purposes for which you submitted it.

How does handle your personal data?

If you want to request a brochure or sign up for a newsletter, we will need some personal details, such as your name and postal or email address. The web form will include information about what data will use and for what purpose. will use personal data only for the purposes for which you have submitted it. So, for instance, if you have entered your name and address on a form to receive a brochure, will use this information only to send you that specific brochure and not other brochures.

Data use in criminal investigations

Central government can use personal data for criminal investigations. For instance, if offences are committed via the website or if the website is used for communications which constitute an offence.

Storing personal data does not keep personal data for any longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it was submitted. It is destroyed after use.

Personal Data Protection Act

The main rules for handling personal data are laid down in the Personal Data Protection Act (Wet bescherming persoonsgegevens).