Privacy policy

This website is operated by the Office of the Provincial Government of Carinthia. By accessing this website or using it in any other form, you consent to the provisions of our privacy policy as outlined below. If you object to our privacy policy, we kindly ask you not to access this website or to use it in any other form.

Where there is an option on this website to enter personal or business data (e-mail addresses, names, postal addresses), the provision of such data on the part of the user is voluntary at all times. To perform certain actions on this website, the operator will ask you to enter personal information in the forms provided. You are free to decide whether you want to do this or not. If you decide to provide such information, the operator may ask you to make personal information available (name, e-mail address, postal address etc.). By sending this personal information to the operator, you consent to the operator and his trustworthy business partners storing and processing your customer profile. By providing your personal data to the operator in order to perform a specific action on the website, you consent to the operator and authorised partners transmitting, storing and processing this data with the purpose of completing this action.

Anonymous data collection and processing

Unless stated otherwise in the sections below, no personal data is collected, processed or used when you visit this website. However, we use Google Analytics to obtain certain technical information, based on the data sent by your browser (such as your browser type/version, your operating system, which of our websites you have visited and for how long, previously visited websites...) This information is processed for statistical purposes only.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service offered by Google Inc. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies" - text files that are stored on your computer and analyse how visitors use the website. The information generated by the cookie about the way this website is used is sent to the Google servers located in the US and is stored there (for instance your IP address).

However, Google will shorten your IP address within member states of the European Union or other countries that are part of the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and be shortened there. If asked to do so by the website operator, Google will use this information to evaluate your usage of this website, compile reports on the activities performed on the website and perform other services for the website operator that are linked to website and Internet usage.

The IP address that Google Analytics determines from your browser will not be collated with other Google data. Although you can adjust your browser software to prevent the installation of cookies, we would like to point out that if you do so, you might not be able to make full use of all the features on this website.


To improve our web service offer, we use cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser when you open one of our websites. We use cookies to tailor our websites to your areas of interest. If you do not wish cookies to be placed on your computer, you can prevent this from happening through a setting in your browser. Please refer to your browser instructions to find out how to do this.

Social Bookmarks

Our website contains so-called social bookmarks (e.g. from Facebook, Twitter and Xing). Social bookmarks are Internet bookmarks that enable the users of the service to collect links and notifications. On our website, these bookmarks are integrated as links to the respective service. After clicking on the graphic, you will be redirected to the website of the respective provider. Only then will user information be sent to the provider. For information on how your personal data is handled when you visit these websites, please refer to their data protection regulations.

How the social media plug-ins work

Plug-ins from the social network Youtube are integrated on the websites of You can recognize these plug-ins by the respective logo at the bottom of the content element. Each time you visit our website, a direct connection is established between the visitor's browser and the server of the social media platform operator. We would like to point out that, as the provider of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by the operators of the network platforms.

When collecting data, we rely on your consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a EU-DS-GVO for the corresponding data processing, which you can of course revoke at any time. A third country transfer to the USA can take place.

Further information can be found in the data protection declaration of the social media platform:



Getting in touch

We collect your personal data when you provide us with them on your own initiative, for instance by contacting us. The personal data transmitted in this way is used exclusively for the purpose for which you provided us with them in the first place.

It will not be shared with others except with your express consent. If this personal information refers to communication channels (e-mail address or telephone number), you also consent to us contacting us via this communication channel to reply to your inquiry. You are free to withdraw your consent at any time.


We have taken extensive technical and operational measures to protect your data from incidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access from unauthorised persons. Our safety procedures are reviewed regularly and adapted to the latest technological standards.

No sharing of data with third parties

We do not share your data with third parties, except for instances where we are obliged to do so by law. Where external service providers encounter your data, we have implemented legal, technical and organisational measures as well as a regular monitoring system to ensure that they comply with data protection laws.

Links to third-party websites

Our websites may contain links to third-party websites to whom this privacy policy does not apply. Where the use of these websites entails to the collection, processing or usage of personal data, please refer to the privacy policy of the providers.

More information on data protection

The website is operated by the Office of the Provincial Government of Carinthia.

If you require additional information or have any more questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch:

Contact data:

Amt der Kärntner Landesregierung, Abteilung 1 - Landesamtsdirektion (Office of the Provincial Government of Carinthia, Dept. 1)
Arnulfplatz 1, 9021 Klagenfurt am Wörthersee
Tel.: +43 (0) 50 536 - 0
Fax: +43 (0) 50 536 - 22825

Contact data of the data protection officer:

Amt der Kärntner Landesregierung Abteilung 1 – Landesamtsdirektion (Office of the Provincial Government of Carinthia, Dept. 1)
Datenschutzbeauftragter (Data Protection Officer)
Arnulfplatz 1, 9021 Klagenfurt
Tel.: +43 (0) 50 536

We reserve the right to amend this privacy policy at any time, in line with the applicable data protection laws and regulations.