Privacy

The City of Ghent respects and protects the privacy of the users of its services and shall never transfer or sell the personal details of these users to third parties. The personal details gathered on www.visitgent.be shall solely be used to guarantee an efficient provision of services. In accordance with the Act of 8 December 1992 on the protection of personal data in the processing of personal data, you can consult the personal data that you have provided to the City of Ghent via this website at any time. You may also request that your data be deleted.

To do so, kindly send an e-mail to webmaster.toerisme@stad.gent

Use of the website

The website www.visitgent.be is owned by the City of Ghent. The City of Ghent and all parties that provide information for this system (concretely: texts, photos, logos, images and icons) hereby disclaim any responsibility for the incorrect or misleading use of the data provided on this website. They are in no way responsible for the accuracy or completeness of the information found or exchanged via this platform. The inclusion of links to one or more websites, including links on those websites, does not necessarily imply any connection, partnership, relationship or approval. The City of Ghent is not responsible for any incorrect information on the linked websites. Any user who, after having familiarised himself with this disclaimer, uses the information, shall not file any complaint related to the use of the material or information provided via the system, regardless of whether these complaints are addressed to the City of Ghent or any other party that has provided the material or information on the platform. The City of Ghent or any other party that has provided information via the system cannot be held liable for direct or indirect damage. 

Any user who, after having familiarised himself with this disclaimer, uses the information, shall bear all the risks related to the use of the system and shall not file any complaint against the City of Ghent or any other party that has provided the material or information on the system. These risks include the risk that a computer, software or data are damaged by a virus that was transferred or activated via the system or via access to the system. It is forbidden to alter, substitute or adjust the information on the website. The City of Ghent cannot guarantee that the information is virus-free. The website shall be used at the user’s own risk and the City of Ghent is not responsible for spam e-mailing. The City of Ghent cannot guarantee that the website shall be available at any place and at any time. 

Intellectual property rights

All material on the website, including texts, images, photos, illustrations and other graphics, names and logos, is protected by intellectual property rights. The City of Ghent shall retain all its own intellectual property rights. Consequently, the materials mentioned above cannot be duplicated or made public for commercial purposes unless the City of Ghent gives its written permission to do so. Nothing on the website implies the provision of any right or license related to the intellectual property rights mentioned above.