The Croatian Competition Law and Policy Society (hereinafter: the Company) attaches particular importance to the protection of personal data. We handle personal data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and the Law on Implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation.
Head of Personal Data Processing
Croatian Competition Law and Policy Society
Trg Republike Hrvatske 14, Zagreb
Information about the processing of personal information we conduct
Personal information we collect and process
The Company collects and processes the following personal information of its members who are natural persons:
- Name and Surname
- OIB (Personal Identification Number)
- Date of joining the Association
- Record of payment of annual membership fee
- Membership in the bodies of the Association
Purpose and legal basis of data processing
The purpose of collecting and processing the above information is to keep records of membership in the Association, in accordance with the obligations arising from the Law on Associations. The information required to contact the members (telephone and e-mail) and the data on payment of the membership fee are also processed for the purpose of achieving the objectives of the Association and its proper functioning, based on the legitimate interest of the Association.
Who do we share this information with?
The above information is available to all members of the association. Information may also be provided to the competent authorities at their request. Finally, the name, postal address, e-mail address and membership information of the bodies of the Association are also available to the general public through the Association’s websites.
How long do we keep the data?
We store the personal data of our members for the duration of our membership in the Association, that is, until the purposes for which the personal data have been collected are fulfilled.
The natural persons whose data we process can exercise all the rights guaranteed by the General Data Protection Regulation and the Law implementing the General Regulation. These rights include in particular:
Right to access data
If you believe we are processing your personal information, you may at any time request and obtain confirmation from us that the data relating to you is being processed. If we are indeed processing your information, we will notify you of all information in accordance with Art. 15 (1) of the General Regulation.
Right to rectify data
If it is determined that the information we process relating to you is inaccurate or incomplete, you may at any time ask us to correct or supplement it.
Right to delete data
In cases where:
- you believe that the processing of your information is not necessary for the purposes for which we refer, or
- you have withdrawn your consent (if the data has been processed based on your consent), or
- you have objected to the processing of personal data, or
- you believe that data processing is otherwise illegal,
- you may ask us to delete your personal information.
Right to Restrict Processing
In cases where:
- you dispute the accuracy of your personal information that we process, or
- you believe that your data is being processed illegally, or
- we no longer need the information, but you do need it to conduct certain legal proceedings, or
- You have objected to a legitimate interest-based processing of data
- you may request us, at any time, to restrict the processing of the information in question.
Right to object to data processing
In cases where we invoke a legitimate interest as a legal basis for data processing, you may file a complaint against us at any time against such processing. In that case, we are obliged to prove to you (1) that there are compelling legitimate reasons for processing the data on our or third parties’ pages that go beyond your interests, rights or freedoms, or (2) that processing of the data is necessary for us to set up, exercise or defense of legal claims.
If we process your personal information for direct marketing purposes (including profiling for that purpose), you may at any time submit your complaint to us stating the type of marketing activity to which the complaint relates, after which we will no longer process your personal information.
Right to complain to the supervisory authority
If you believe that we are processing your personal information illegally, you have the right to file a complaint with the supervisory authority for the protection of personal data. In the Republic of Croatia this body is the Personal Data Protection Agency (www.azop.hr). If your usual place of residence or workplace is in another EU Member State, or you believe that your rights have been infringed in another EU Member State, you can in any case contact the supervisory authority of that country.