Privacy policy

  1. This privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") governs the processing of your personal data as part of your use of our Website (the "Website") and the services related thereto (collectively referred to as the "Services"). This processing is carried out by GROUP SUERICKX as data controller, with registered office at Toekomstlaan 6a, 2200 Herentals ("we", "us"), registered with the CBE under number 0896.188.443 in accordance with applicable personal data protection legislation. 

  1. By using our website or services, you agree that you have read this Privacy Policy carefully and agree to it without reservation. We reserve the right to change the Privacy Policy periodically according to our discretion. Such change will be communicated through the Website.  

  1.  'Cookies' or similar technology may be used as part of the website or services. Cookies are text files placed on a device's hard disk, which contain certain information, sometimes including personal data. For more information on the use of cookies, please refer to our cookie policy. 

  1. This Privacy Policy was last updated on 25/11/2021. 

What & why we process data 

  1. When you use the Website and/or Services, we process personal data relating to you: 

  • When? Use of Services, use of Website 

  • Which ones? Identification data 

  • Why (purpose)? Processing of application 

  • Legal basis? Justified interest 


  • When? Contacting us 

  • Which ones? Identification data 

  • Why (purpose)? Posting of related information and supplements 

  • Legal basis? Permission 


  1. In principle, we obtain the personal data mentioned above directly from you. In addition to the above, we may also process your personal data: 

  1. To provide you with the information on products and services you request in a personalised and efficient manner, either via the website, e-mail, telephone or social media channels. 

  1. To process your personal data so that we can provide accurate services. 

  1. For direct marketing purposes, i.e. to provide you with targeted communications, promotions, offers and other advertisements from us or our selected partners. For this, we will seek your consent. 

  1. To perform statistical analysis to improve our Website and/or Services, or develop new products or services. 

  1. To provide to a financial institution or payment service provider, to enable your bank and the payment service provider to fulfil their obligations. 

  1. To transfer to the police or judicial authorities as evidence of possible crimes or if there are justified suspicions of an unlawful act or crime committed through your registration with or use of the Website or the Services. 

  1. In the context of a potential merger with, acquisition of/by or demerger by a third party, even if that third party is located outside the EEA. 

  1. If and when your registration on the Website or use of the Website or Services may be considered (a) a violation of the Terms and Conditions or proprietary rights, (b) a threat to the security or integrity of our services, (c) a danger to the Website or Services or systems of us or our subcontractors due to viruses, Trojans, spyware, malware, or any other form of malicious code, or (d) in any way illegal or unlawful, discriminatory or offensive, we may process your data in the interest of ourselves, our partners or third parties. 

Do we share your data 

  1. We may use third-party processors to provide you with the best possible website. We ensure that third-party processors may only process your personal data on our behalf, and on written instructions from us. 

  1. We will not send your personal data to third parties in an identifiable manner if this is not required to provide the services, without your explicit consent to do so. 

  1. We may transfer anonymised data to other organisations that may use this data to improve products and services and organise the marketing, presentation and sale of customised products and services. 

Where do we process data 

  1. We ourselves and our third-party processors will only process your identifiable personal data in the European area. 

  1. We may transfer your anonymised data to organisations outside the European space. If such a transfer takes place, we will ensure that appropriate safeguards are in place to guarantee the security and integrity of your personal data, and that any rights in relation to personal data that you might enjoy under applicable law are guaranteed. 

How we process data 

  1. We will make every effort to process only your personal data necessary to achieve the purposes stated in this policy. We will process your personal data in a legal and transparent manner. As well as doing our utmost to keep personal data accurate and up-to-date. 

  1. Your personal data will only be processed until you withdraw your consent to its processing. This withdrawal of consent may imply that you are no longer able to use all or part of the website services. If you have registered with our website, we will delete your personal data when you delete your profile, unless a legal or regulatory obligation or a court or administrative order would prevent this. 

  1. We will take appropriate technical and organisational measures to keep your personal data safe from unauthorised access or theft and from accidental loss, manipulation or destruction. Access by our staff or staff of our third-party processors is only possible on a need-to-know basis and is subject to strict confidentiality obligations. 

Your rights regarding personal data 

  1. You have the right to request access to any personal data we process about you. However, requests for access apparently made with a view to causing inconvenience or damage to us will not be processed. 

  1. You have the right to request that any personal data about you that is incorrect or inaccurate be corrected free of charge. If you have registered on our website, however, you can correct many of these details yourself via your profile. If such a request is made, you should also attach to this request proof that the personal data for which correction is requested is incorrect. 

  1. You have the right to withdraw your previously given consent to the processing of your personal data. You can do so by sending an email to 

  1. In lieu of deletion, you can also ask us to restrict the processing of your personal data if (a) you contest the accuracy of those data, (b) the processing is unlawful or (c) the data are no longer necessary for the stated purposes, but you need them to defend yourself in legal proceedings. 

  1. You have the right to object to the processing of data if you can prove that there are serious and legitimate reasons related to special circumstances that justify such an objection. However, if the intended processing is classified as direct marketing, you have the right to oppose such processing free of charge and without justification. 

  1. When your personal data are processed on the basis of consent or on the basis of a contract and the processing is done by automated means, you may receive your provided personal data in a structured format. 

  1. If you wish to make a request to exercise one or more of the rights listed above, please send an e-mail to This request should clearly state which right you wish to exercise and why. It should also be dated, signed and accompanied by a digitally scanned copy of your ID card. If the request proves to be well-founded, we will grant it as soon as reasonably possible and no later than thirty (30) days after receipt of the request. 

If you have a problem with our processing of your personal data, you can always contact us. If you remain dissatisfied with our response, you can file a complaint with the competent data protection authority, the Belgian Privacy Commission.