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Data protection about personal data

This website is operated by FISHCON GmbH, hereinafter “we”, “us” and “The simple fish pass”, with headquarters in Linz. In this data protection declaration, we, as the person responsible according to Art. 4 Para. 7 EU-GDPR, describe which data we collect when you visit our website and for what purpose we process it.

Please refer to our contact information for all relevant contact details. Since the protection of your personal data is particularly important to us, we strictly adhere to the legal requirements of the GDPR and the EU GDPR when collecting and processing your personal data. In the following we will inform you in detail about the scope and purpose of our data processing as well as your rights as a data subject. Please read our data protection declaration carefully before you continue to use our website and, if necessary, give your consent to data processing.

Personal data

Our website can generally be used without providing personal data. However, different regulations may apply to the use of individual services, which we will point out to you separately. So, apart from the cookies described in detail below, we only collect and save the data that you communicate to us yourself by inserting it into our input masks or actively interacting with our website in any other way. Personal data is all information that relates to an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes, for example, your name, your address, your telephone number or your date of birth.

Use of cookies

a) If you only use our website for informational purposes, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. So if you want to visit our website, we collect the data listed below, which is technically necessary for us to display the website to you and to ensure its stability and security in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit.f EU-GDPR ensure: -IP address -Date and time of the request -Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) -Content of the request -Access status / http status code -Amount of data transferred in each case -Website from which the request comes -The browser used -Operating system and its Interface – language and version of the browser software b) In addition to the aforementioned data, cookies are stored on your computer when you use our website; These are small text files that are stored on your hard drive and assigned to the browser you are using and through which certain information is transmitted to the entity that sets the cookie (here by us). At the current state of technology, cookies cannot run programs or transfer viruses to your computer, but merely serve to make the website more user-friendly and effective. c) Our website uses the following types of cookies, the scope and functionality of which are explained below: Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. This includes in particular session cookies, which store a so-called session ID with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the common session. This allows your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. These session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser. Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which can differ depending on the cookie. However, you can delete the cookies yourself at any time in your browser settings. d) You can change your browser settings so that, for example, you refuse to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. In this case, however, we must point out that you may no longer be able to use all the functions of our website. e) We also use cookies in order to be able to identify you for subsequent visits if you have an account with us – otherwise you will have to log in again each time you visit. f) The flash cookies we use are not recorded by your browser, but by your flash plug-in. We also use HTML5 storage objects that are stored on your end device. These objects save the required data regardless of the browser you are using and have no automatic expiry date. You can prevent the processing of Flash cookies by installing appropriate add-ons in your browser or by using them in private mode.

Collection and processing of personal data

Personal data that goes beyond the information stored by cookies is only processed by us if you voluntarily provide it to us, for example when you register with us, enter into a contractual relationship with us or otherwise contact us. This only concerns contact details and information on the concerns you approach us with. We use the personal data you provide exclusively in the context of fulfilling the respective purpose of processing (e.g. registration, sending the newsletter, processing an order, sending information material and advertising, processing a competition, answering a question, enabling access to certain information). where this is necessary and / or this is permitted by law (in particular in accordance with Art. 6 EU GDPR) (e.g. the sending of advertising and information material to existing customers). The purpose of processing your data is the operation of our website and the targeted provision of company-specific information including the presentation of the range of our goods and services (marketing). Any further use of your data will only take place to the extent that you have given your express prior consent. You can revoke your consent – as explained in detail below – at any time for the future.

Storage period

We generally store data that you have provided to us exclusively for customer service or for marketing and information purposes for up to three years after our last contact. However, if you wish, we will delete your data before this period has expired, provided that there is no legal obstacle to this. In the event that a contract is initiated or concluded, we process your personal data after the contract has been fully processed until the expiry of the guarantee, warranty, statute of limitations and statutory retention periods applicable to us, and furthermore until the end of any legal disputes in which the data is terminated are needed as evidence.

Data transfer

A transfer of your data to third parties does not take place, unless we are legally obliged to do so, the transfer of data is necessary for the implementation of a contractual relationship concluded between us or you have previously expressly consented to the transfer of your data. External processors or other cooperation partners will only receive your data if this is necessary to process the contract or if we have a legitimate interest in doing so. If one of our processors comes into contact with your personal data, we ensure that they comply with the provisions of data protection laws in the same way as we do. We do not sell your personal data to third parties outside the group or market it in any other way. If our contractual partners or processors are based in a third country, i.e. a country outside the European Economic Area (EEA), we will inform you of the consequences of this fact in the description of the offer.


We use numerous technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against manipulation, loss, destruction and against access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments on the Internet.

Plug-ins and tools

Google Web Fonts: We use so-called web fonts to display our content. These are provided by Google ( When you visit our site, your browser loads the required web font into your browser cache. This is necessary so that your browser can also display an optically improved representation of our texts. If your browser does not support this function, a standard font will be used by your computer for the display. You can find more information about Google Webfonts at You can also find general information on the subject of data protection at Google at Google Maps: We use Google Maps from Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; “Google”). By using this website, you consent to the collection, processing and use of the automatically collected data by Google, their representatives and third parties. You can find the terms of use of Google Maps at:

Your right

According to the General Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act, you as the person concerned of our data processing have the following rights and legal remedies: Right to information (Art. 15 EU GDPR): As the person concerned, you have the right to request information about whether and if so, which personal data are processed about you. For your own protection – so that no stranger receives information about your data – it may be necessary for us to verify your identity in a suitable manner. Right to correction (Art. 16) and deletion (Art. 17 EU-GDPR): You have the right to immediately correct any incorrect personal data concerning you or – taking into account the purposes of the data processing – the completion of incomplete personal data and the deletion To request your data if the criteria of Art. 17 EU GDPR are met. Right to restriction of processing (Art. 18 EU-GDPR): You have the right, under the legal requirements, to restrict the processing of all personal data collected. From the request for restriction, this data will only be processed with individual consent or to assert and enforce legal claims. Right to data portability (Art. 20 EU GDPR): You can request the unhindered and unrestricted transfer of personal data to a third party. Right of objection (Art. 21 EU GDPR): For reasons that arise from your particular situation, you can object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to you that is necessary to safeguard our legitimate interests or those of a third party. Your data will no longer be processed after objection, unless there are compelling legitimate reasons for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims. You can object to data processing for the purpose of direct marketing at any time with effect for the future. Revocation of consent: If you have separately given your consent to the processing of your data, you can revoke this at any time. Such a revocation affects the permissibility of the processing of your personal data after you have given it to us. If you take a measure to enforce your above-mentioned rights under the GDPR, we have to comment on the requested measure or to comply with the request immediately, but no later than one month after receipt of your request. We will respond to all reasonable inquiries within the legal framework free of charge and as quickly as possible. The data protection authority is responsible for requests relating to a violation of the right to information, violation of the rights to secrecy, rectification or deletion.

Contact form

If you send us inquiries using the contact form or e-mail, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the inquiry and in case of follow-up questions. We do not pass on this data without your consent. The processing of the data entered in the contact form takes place exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR). You can revoke this consent at any time. An informal e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing operations carried out before the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

The data you enter in the contact form will remain with us until you ask us to delete it, revoke your consent to storage or the purpose for data storage no longer applies (e.g. after your request has been processed). Mandatory legal provisions – in particular retention periods – remain unaffected.

Contact information

You have the right to information, correction, deletion and restriction of the processing of personal data as well as the right to data transfer. You also have the right to revoke any consent you may have given to the processing of your personal data. The legality of the processing of personal data up to the point of revocation is not affected by the revocation. You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for the purpose of direct mail. If you object, your personal data will no longer be processed for direct marketing purposes.