Privacy Notice

The protection of personal data is an important matter for us. We therefore conduct our activities in accordance with the applicable legislation on the protection of personal data and data security. In the following sections you will find out what information we may collect, how we handle it and who we may provide it to.

Data protection

We are declaring our compliance with the statutory provisions on data protection. In particular, data will only be used as part of orders, and measures taken to guarantee data security, if it is ensured that data is being used properly and not being disclosed to unauthorised parties. Contractors, service providers and their employees are obliged to treat data provided by users with secrecy and confidentiality unless there is no legally acceptable reason existing for the transfer or disclosure of the data provided or made accessible.

Personal data

We gather no kind of personal data (such as names, addresses, telephone numbers or email addresses) through our websites unless you voluntarily make such information available (e.g. by registering, entering a survey, making contact or subscribing to a newsletter) or have consented to this, or the appropriate legislation on the protection of your data allows this.

Use of data for sending newsletters

If you have provided us with your email address for this purpose, you will receive our regular newsletter. The party sending this uses only your email address and informs you only about their own offers.
Subscribing to the newsletter and opting out of further receipt of the newsletter by email can be done at any time personally or via sending notification to

Intended purpose

We generally use the personal data provided by you to answer your inquiries, to process your registration or to provide you with access to specific information. To maintain customer relationships, it may also be possible,
· that we store or process your personal data to be able to better respond to your wishes or improve our citizens’ services; or
· that we (or a third party acting on our behalf) use this personal data to inform you about our homepage offering and citizens’ service, in order to better meet the tasks and needs of our citizens.
Of course, we will also respect it if you do not wish to have your personal data transferred to us to support our citizens’ relations work. Objections to the transfer of data can be sent personally to the Fortress management.

Exchange of personal data

Personal data can be disclosed to third parties when we believe in good faith that this is required by law, that this is done to in accordance with a legal or judicial order, that this is necessary for the protection of rights, property rights or necessary for the safety of us or of companies associated with us, business connections, customers or other persons.

Data related to communication or usage

If you access our website via a telecommunications service, data related to communication (e.g. IP address) or usage (e.g. information on the start and duration of website use, as well as the telecommunications services you are using) is automatically collected by technical means. This might potentially be possible to trace to your personal data. As long as the collection, processing and use of your data related to communications or usage is absolutely essential, it is subject to the legal provisions on data protection.

Automatically collected non-personal specific information

If you access our website, information will occasionally by collected automatically (i.e., not by registration) that is not associated with a specific person (e.g. the Internet browser and operating system used, domain name of the website from which you came, number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages accessed). We use this information to gauge the attractiveness of our website and improve its performance and content.

‘Cookies’ – information automatically saved on your computer

When you visit one of our websites, we may place information in the form of a ‘cookie’ on your computer with which it will be automatically recognised on your next visit. If you do not want us to recognise your computer, please adjust the settings of your internet browser to delete cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or warn you before a cookie is saved.


Technical and organisational security measures are being taken to protect your personal data against unintentional or unlawful deletion, alteration or loss, and against unauthorised transfer or access.

Links to other websites

The website contains links to other websites. The Festung Kufstein GmbH is not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of these other websites.

Use of Facebook plug-ins

Facebook (Facebook Ireland Limited, Hanover Reach, 5-7 Hanover Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland) stores the data needed to attribute the use of the website with your Facebook account, provided that you are a member of Facebook. This attribution takes place when you are logged into Facebook at the same time or save Facebook cookies on your computer. If you actively use the extension, for example by clicking the ‘like’ button or leaving a comment, this will be shown in your Facebook profile. If you do not want Facebook to receive this data, you must log out of Facebook or delete the Facebook cookies before visiting the intermediary's websites. Facebook complies with the privacy policy of the US Safe Harbor Agreement and is registered with the US Department of Commerce’s Safe Harbor Program. More information can be found at http: //

Questions and remarks

Festung Kufstein GmbH will respond to all reasonable queries about inspecting and, if necessary, amending, adding to or deleting personal data. If you have questions or comments about this privacy policy, please contact us via the contact section. As the internet continues to evolve, we will continue to adapt our privacy policy. Changes will be announced in time on this site.

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