Owner and Data Controller

Student Association Home Astrid,
Krijgslaan 250, 9000 gent, Belgium
Contact email: astrid.ugent@gmail.com

Types of Data collected

Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or, in case of Usage Data, collected automatically when using this Application.
Unless specified otherwise, all Data requested by this Application is mandatory and failure to provide this Data may make it impossible for this Application to provide its services. In cases where this Application specifically states that some Data is not mandatory, Users are free not to communicate this Data without consequences to the availability or the functioning of the Service.
Users who are uncertain about which Personal Data is mandatory are welcome to contact the Owner.
Any use of Cookies – or of other tracking tools – by this Application or by the owners of third-party services used by this Application serves the purpose of providing the Service required by the User, in addition to any other purposes described in the present document and in the Cookie Policy, if available. Users are responsible for any third-party Personal Data obtained, published or shared through this Application and confirm that they have the third party's consent to provide the Data to the Owner.

Pictures on activities without registration

The student association will inform the user beforehand of any taken pictures. Since there is no focus a particular invididual, no consent has to be given. (https://overheid.vlaanderen.be/communicatie-portretrecht). If any of these pictures are used for publication purposes, the student association will ask you for explicit consent. By participation to a activity organized by Home Astrid, the user gives a implicit consent.

Data used for registrations for activities

For registration, the association requires some personal data in order to guarantee the correct workings of the service. The data is deleted as discussed in section "retention time".

Pictures on activities with registration

These registrations will include consent for any taken pictures. The user can exercise any of his rights discussed in the sections below.

Mode and place of processing the Data

Methods of processing

Home Astrid takes appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.
The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to home Astrid, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of this Application (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third-party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Owner at any time.

Legal basis of processing

The association may process Personal Data relating to Users if one of the following applies: In any case, the student association will gladly help to clarify the specific legal basis that applies to the processing, and in particular whether the provision of Personal Data is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract.


The Data is processed at the address of the association and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are located.
Depending on the User's location, data transfers may involve transferring the User's Data to a country other than their own. To find out more about the place of processing of such transferred Data, Users can check the section containing details about the processing of Personal Data.
Users are also entitled to learn about the legal basis of Data transfers to a country outside the European Union or to any international organization governed by public international law or set up by two or more countries, such as the UN, and about the security measures taken by the Owner to safeguard their Data.
If any such transfer takes place, Users can find out more by checking the relevant sections of this document or inquire with the Owner using the information provided in the contact section.

Retention time

Personal Data shall be processed and stored for as long as required by the purpose they have been collected for.
- Personal Data collected for the purposes of the Owner’s legitimate interests shall be retained as long as needed to fulfill such purposes. Users may find specific information regarding the legitimate interests pursued by the Owner within the relevant sections of this document or by contacting the Owner.
The student association may be allowed to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever the User has given consent to such processing, as long as such consent is not withdrawn. Furthermore, the association may be obliged to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever required to do so for the performance of a legal obligation or upon order of an authority.
Once the retention period expires, Personal Data shall be deleted. Therefore, the right to access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification and the right to data portability cannot be enforced after expiration of the retention period.

The rights of Users

Users may exercise certain rights regarding their Data processed.
In particular, Users have the right to do the following:

The right to erasure

When data is no longer relevant to its original purpose or where users have withdrawn consent or where the personal data have been unlawfully processed, users have the right to request that their data be erased and all dissemination ceased. Requests must be honored without undue delay and at latest, within one month of receiving the request.
Requests can be extended by a further two months if the request is complex or if numerous requests were received from the individual. The individual must be informed within one month of receipt of the request with an explanation as to why the extension is necessary.

The right to erasure can be refused:

I want to be forgotten

If you want to exercise the right to erasure, you can ask one of the current members of the student Association of home Astrid.
As it is hard to verify the identity over e-mail, we prefer you come in person. After verification of your identity, the association will contact the data processor. The data processor will delete all data of you, if not needed for legal obligations, legal defense, performance of a task (carried out in public interest) or health purposes in the public interest, in the following month of the request.
The user (you) still need give a way of contact, so the data processor can respond to your request if necessary (legal obligation or extension).

Additional information about Data collection and processing

Legal action

The User's Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the student association in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Application or the related Services.
The User declares to be aware that the Owner may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.

System logs and maintenance

For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third-party services may collect files that record interaction with this Application (System logs) use other Personal Data (such as the IP Address). Home Astrid reffers to privacy policy of Home Konvent (Homekonvent.be) for any of these files.

Information not contained in this policy

More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the student association at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.

How “Do Not Track” requests are handled

Home Astrid reffers to privacy policy of Home Konvent (Homekonvent.be) on how the server handles these requests.
To determine whether any of the third-party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

Home Astrid reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by notifying its Users on this page and possibly within this Application and/or - as far as technically and legally feasible - sending a notice to Users via any contact information available to the student association. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom.
Should the changes affect processing activities performed on the basis of the User’s consent, the Owner shall collect new consent from the User, where required.