Data protection – information

Notes on data protection – tourism office Leoben Niklasdorf

By accessing the website of the tourist office Leoben information about the access (date, time, page viewed) is stored on our server. This data is for statistical purposes only. Evaluations are made only in anonymous form. If within the internet offer the opportunity exists to enter personal or business data (email, addresses, names, addresses), the disclosure of this data by the user is expressly voluntary. If you send us an e-mail, your e-mail address and other personal information will be used only for individual correspondence with you. Your information will be used exclusively by us and will be treated confidentially in accordance with the applicable statutory provisions. The use and payment of all sevices offered is – as far as technically possible and reasonable – even without specification of such data or under specification of anonymized data or a pseudonym allowed. The use of the contact data published in the imprint or comparable information such as postal addresses, telephone and fax numbers as well as email addresses by third parties for the transmission of not expressly requested information is not permitted. Legal action against the senders of so called spam mails for violations of this prohibition are expressly reserved.

Your legal claims

Your legal claims under the Data Protection Act on information ($ 26 DSG), rectification or deletion ($ 27DSG) as well as opposition to the use of your personal data (§ 28 DSG) can be asserted by email to

On this website plugins of the social network – operated by Facebook inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”) is used. When you access the internet pages of such a plugin, you will be connected to the Facebook servers and at the same time the plugin is displayed on the website by notification to its browser. This will be transmitted to the Facebook server, which of our websites you have visited. If you logged in as a member of Facebook, Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook user account. When using the plugin functions (for example by clicking the “like” button or submit a comment) this information will also be assigned to your Facebook account. This can only be prevented by logging out before using the plugin. For more information on the collection and use of data by Facebook and their rights in this regard and ways to protect your privacy, see the privacy policy of Facebook.

Use of retargeting functions

Placement of interest-based advertising using „retargeting“

This website uses so called “targeting tags”. A “Retargeting-tag” is a javascript element that is placed in the source code of the website. When a user visits a page on this website that contains a “retargeting-tag”, an online advertising (for example Google) provider places a cookie on that user’s computer, and assigns this appropriate retargeting target group lists. This Cookie then serves to run retargeting campaigns (“Interest-Based Advertising”) on other websites. Studies have shown that the insertion of interest-based advertising is more interesting for Internet users than advertising that has no direct link to interests or previously visited websites.
Use of Facebook Remarketing

This website uses the remarketing feature “Custom Audiences” of Facebook Inc. (“Facebook”). This function serves to present to visitors of this website as part of the visit of the social network Facebook interest-related advertisements (“Facebook-Ads”). For this purpose, the Facebook Remarketing-tag was implemented on this website. Through this tag, a direct connection to the Facebook servers is made when visiting the website. It is transmitted to the Facebook server that you have visited this website and Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook user account. For more information on the collection and use of data by Facebook and your rights in this regard and ways to protect your privacy, see the privacy policy of Facebook at
Alternatively, you can use the remarketing feature “Custom Audiences” at Therefor you must be logged in to Facebook.

Setting and deactivating options

Third parties, including Google, use these cookies to serve ads based on previous visits by a user to our site. There are no personal data stored. Users of this website may disable the use of cookies by Google by visiting the “Google-Ads Preferences” page. Furthermore, users can deactivate the use of cookies by third parties by visitng the deactivation page of the “Network Advertising Initiative” and making the appropriate settings there.

Google Ad presets:

Settings and log off options of the "Network Advertising Initiative":

Google analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “Cookies” text files, which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by them. The information generated by the Cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisaion is activated on this website, Google will truncate its IP address beforehead within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this website, to complete reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics submitted by your browser of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data provided by Google. You can prevent the storage of Cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website in full. You may also prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the Website (including its IP address) and the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing it at the following link. ( available Browser-Pugin

For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy, please see or We point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code „anonymizeIp“to ensure an anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP-Masking).

Unsubscribe Google

You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out-cookie is set that prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website: Disable Google Analytics


 Tourismusverband Leoben
      Hauptplatz 3
      8700 Leoben
  +43 3842 48148