Privacy policy

Privacy policy

FUNDACIÓN CENTRO GALLEGO DE INVESTIGACIONES DEL AGUA has created this privacy policy with the aim of informing you about the processing of your personal data.

Who is the data controller responsible for your personal data?

The processing of personal data collected through this website, as well as those collected as a result of the management of inquiries you raise, will be the responsibility of FUNDACIÓN CENTRO GALLEGO DE INVESTIGACIONES DEL AGUA (hereinafter, “CETAQUA”), with assigned tax identification number G70312020, registered in Registro de Fundaciones de Interés Gallego under number 2,305 and with a registered office in Santiago de Compostela, ​​at Rúa Campus Vida (15706), Edificio Emprendia s/n.

If you have any questions about how your personal information is processed, you may contact the CETAQUA via the following means of contact:

What is the purpose of processing your personal data?

Main purpose: To manage the requests, queries or complaints you send via the website, for the purpose of processing them internally and, as applicable, to respond to you.

Likewise, if you grant consent by ticking the corresponding boxes, your personal data will be processed for the following additional purposes:

    • Send you commercial communications (by electronic, printed and/or telephonic means) related to CETAQUA, Fundación Centro Gallego de Investigaciones del agua, Fundación Privada; Fundación CETAQUA, Centro Tecnológico del Agua, Fundación Privada; y Centro Andaluz de Investigaciones del Agua, Fundación Privada; and other companies of the Suez Group by any means, including electronic means, provided that you give us your consent through box enabled for this purpose on the website, and until you request us to stop doing so.

Please note that to send commercial communications by electronic means we use third-party tracking technologies (specifically Mailify) that allow us to obtain information about emails opening and clicking on the links contained therein by the recipients, in order to measure the effectiveness of the campaigns and to know the information that you are interested in, based on your interaction with our campaigns, in order to send you related content based on your profile. In this sense, we use technologies called web beacons, invisible pixels and link alteration technologies. You will have the right to object anytime to this data processing, including the preparation of profiles, by the means indicated in this document.

How long are they processed?

Your personal data will be processed for the main purposes as long as necessary to manage the request, query or complaint and will be processed throughout the contractual relationship if related to a contract you have signed with the company.

For the additional purposes of commercial communications, and provided that you have consented them, CETAQUA will process your data until you request us to stop doing so.

Of course, you may at any time request that we stop processing your data for additional purposes. To do so, simply send us a request as indicated in the section of this document entitled “What are your rights?” in this document.

In any case, your personal data will be blocked and saved when the indicated periods end throughout the period during which any liabilities may derive in relation to the performance of the contract or any other purpose. When such liabilities expire, your personal data will be definitively deleted.

What is the legal basis for processing your data?

The legal basis for processing your personal data for the aforementioned purposes is the consent of the interested party, expressed through the corresponding boxes of the form. In any case, we inform you that you may withdraw your consent at any time through the means indicated in the section of this document entitled “What are your rights?”.

What security measures have been implemented to protect your personal data?

Your personal data will be processed under absolute confidentiality. Likewise, the proper technical and organizational measures have been implemented to guarantee their security and to prevent their destruction, loss, illegal access or illegal alteration. Criteria were taken into account when determining these measures such as the scope, context and purposes of processing, the state of technology and the existing risks.

Do any other entities have access to your personal data to help CETAQUA with any of its tasks?

CETAQUA relies on several providers who assist it with the performance of different tasks relating to the processing of your personal data.

CETAQUA hires data storage services to Microsoft Ireland, which subcontracts to Microsoft Corporation, located in the US. Therefore, your data could be transferred to the US, under the Privacy Shield and the decision of AEPD on the legality, under certain conditions, of the transfers made to that entity.

Are your personal data assigned to third parties?

Your personal data will be communicated to third parties if necessary to comply with any legal obligations.

What are your rights?

You have the following data protection rights:

Right What is it?
Right of rectification To modify the personal data we have on you when they are inaccurate.
Right to object To ask that we stop processing your personal data for some specific purposes.
Right of deletion To ask that we delete your personal data.
Right of restriction To ask that we restrict the processing of your personal data.
Right of portability To ask that we deliver the information we have on you in a computerized format.
The right to submit a claim with the competent supervisory authority To submit a claim with the competent authority to defend your rights via the website

You may exercise these rights by sending a communication to CETAQUA by any of the following means:
To exercise these rights, you may send a communication to FUNDACIÓN CENTRO GALLEGO DE INVESTIGACIONES DEL AGUA, either by e-mail at the address or by regular mail to address: R/ Campus Vida, s/n, Campus Vida, 15706; with the reference “Data protection”. The request must include a copy of your national identity document or other equivalent form of identification as well as the minimum content established by applicable regulations. If the request does not meet these requirements, CETAQUA may ask for correction. You may use, if you wish, the application model that appears on the website of the Spanish Agency for Data Protection: