Privacy Statement

This Privacy Policy deals with how this website collects and processes information about visitors and what you are entitled to when information is collected from the website. The Strømme Foundation processes personal data in accordance with the Personal Data Act.

1. Basis for processing personal data

We only collect your personal data in connection with services on this website if you provide us voluntarily with this information. The information processed on the website is collected from you and processed only with your consent.

The operation and maintenance of this website is provided by Netlab. Only the Strømme Foundation and Netlab AS have access to the information collected.

2. Use of Cookies

We use cookies to collect useful statistics about how you use our content. We use this information to improve, further develop and customize our websites. For example, this may be information about where you come from, what kind of browser you use, and how you navigate around our pages.

About cookies and consent

As of July 1, 2013, anyone who is responsible for a website and uses cookies must obtain the users' consent. The vast majority of browsers are set up to automatically accept cookies, but if you wish you can choose to change this so that cookies are not accepted. However, many websites rely on cookies to act as intended.

Information collected will only be used internally and not to be shared with We also do not store information that allows us to personally identify you.

By using our websites, you agree that we may store cookies in your browser.



In order to distinguish different visitors from each other, the programming framework uses a temporary cookie that contains a random ID that lasts for 20 minutes. Each time a page is loaded, the lifespan is extended by another 20 minutes. This cookie does not contain any personal information.


Google DoubleClick

DoubleClick is a subsidiary of Google that develops and offers online ad serving services. DoubleClick may set a cookie to select ads based on what is relevant to a user, to improve reporting on campaign performance and to avoid showing ads that the user has already seen. The cookies do not contain any personal information. Depending on the publisher's and user's preferences, information related to cookies used in advertising may be added to the user's Google Account.


Google Tag Manager

We use Goolge Tag Manager to organize and control scripts running on our domains.


Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a visitor statistics collection and analytics service. This service uses cookies to analyse how users use the website. Google uses the information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities for the website owner as well as to provide other services in connection with website internet usage. We use the information collected to see which pages are visited, how visitors navigate around the site, what kind of equipment is used to read the website and the like. The Service does not collect information that allows us to identify individuals.


Google Maps

Google Maps is a web mapping service that offers interactive maps and satellite images from around the world. We may use the service on some of our maps’ presentation pages. When you visit one of these pages, Google may set cookies to store information and preferences about maps or other associated Google services on pages where we post Google Maps.



YouTube is the world's largest video clip upload, viewing and sharing site and is owned by Google. When you play YouTube content through our website, YouTube may set cookies for the purpose of measuring the number of views and how users navigate. This can be linked to your Google Account if you are logged in while visiting our website. Information about the use of this service, including your ip address can be transferred to Google's servers. The information stored does not personally identify you unless you are logged in with your Google Account.



Cloudflare is a service that provides web optimization and security services to enhance and protect websites. This includes a reverse proxy, pass-through security service, and a content distribution network. Cloudflare collects information about visitors when they use our website. This information may include, but is not limited to, IP addresses, system configuration information, and other information about traffic to and from the website. This information is used by Cloudflare to operate, maintain, and improve its services in order to help us detect new threats, identify malicious third parties, and provide more robust security protection.



AddThis is a service that offers various types of tools for sharing content on social media. The service collects non-personal information used for analysis and for collecting statistics on visitor. The Service may request personal information such as email address if you want to share content via email. Addthis then uses the e-mail addresses provided but these are not stored, passed on to third parties or linked to other non-personal information.


Accepting the use of cookies

If you have never visited the site before, you will be asked if you accept that this website uses cookies. Upon acceptance, a cookie is set that remembers this for one year.


3. Search

The website stores keywords used by you as a visitor. The information is used by the editors to design and improve the websites with relevant information for you. The keywords that are stored are not linked to data that allows us to identify individuals.


4. HTTPS and secure transfer

This site uses HTTPS encryption. HTTPS is a more secure version of HTTP which in practice means that all communication between our website and your client (for example mobile phone, tablet or computer) is encrypted. For example, if you fill out a form, the website will be the only one that can read this. HTTPS also protects against "eavesdropping" of the information sent and that someone changes the sent data. In most browsers, this is displayed with a green padlock in the address bar of the browser.


5. Your rights

If you wish, you are entitled to basic information about how this website processes personal data. Information about the processing of personal data is provided in this statement.

Visitors to the site have the right to:

  • to request that incorrect and incomplete personal information that has been collected through the website be corrected, deleted or supplemented.
  • to object to certain forms of processing of personal data e.g. automatic profiling. Automatic profiling means activity that involves making decisions that apply to individuals without any person participating in the proceedings.
  • to demand that the processing of own personal data be restricted. This website does not record more information than is strictly necessary and processes information only for the purposes described in this statement.
  • to complain to the Data Protection Authority about the processing of personal data the visitor believes is in violation of the Privacy Policy.
  • to obtain information if the personal data is processed for a purpose other than for which it was collected.
  • to require taking their information to another business, so-called data portability.
  • to obtain information about which internal and external agencies have received information about the visitor.

Enquiries must be answered free of charge and no later than within 30 days. Click HERE to request deletion or visibility.


6. Contact information

Questions and inquiries regarding this service can be directed to Strømme Foundation.

Postal address: Tangen 8, NO-4608 Kristiansand , Norway

Phone: +47 38 12 75 00



Updated 16/11-2020