Legal notice and Privacy policy

11-26-2021 / Administrator

Privacy policy

Data processor

Identity: Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage (ACdPC)
Tax ID (CIF): Q0801970E
Address: Carrer de la Portaferrisa, 1. 08002 Barcelona

ACdPC data protection officer

Address: Carrer de la Portaferrisa, 1. 08002 Barcelona

Is you wish to exercise your rights, please contact: 

As the party responsible for this website in accordance with the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, of 27 April 2016 (RGPD), on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data, as well as Law 34/2002, of 11 July, o Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE), the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage hereby informs you that it has implemented the necessary technical and organisational security measures to ensure and protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data entered.

The Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage manages the following cultural facilities:

  • Museum of Archaeology of Catalonia
  • National Archaeological Museum of Tarragona
  • Museum os Science and Technology
  • Museum of the History of Catalonia
  • Girona Art Museum
  • Movable Assets Restoration Centre of Catalonia

Purpose of processing

Your personal data will be used for the following purposes:

  • to perform the necessary commercial and administrative procedures with the users of this website;
  • to send commercial advertising or social communications by email, through social media communities or by any other electronic or physical means if the user has expressly consented to the sending of commercial communications by electronic means by subscribing to the electronic newsletter;
  • to respond to queries and/or to provide information requested by the user;
  • to provide the services and/or products contracted or subscribed to by the user;
  • to use your data to contact you, both electronically and non-electronically, in order to obtain your opinion on the service provided; and,
  • to use your data to hold draws and competitions, given that you expressly consent to the use of your data for the purposes of these prize draws and competitions;
  • to notify you of changes and important developments in the privacy policy, legal notice or cookies policy;
  • to process the data of customers and/or suppliers as part of the contractual relationship that binds them to the responsible party, in compliace with the administrative, fiscal, accounting and labour obligations required under current legislation; and
  • to use the data for study, statistical and loyalty purposes.

You may revoke your consent at any time by sending a written communication with the word "Unsubscribe" in the subject line to: 

In accordance with the LSSICE, the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage does not engage in SPAM practices and therefore does not send commercial emails that have not been previously requested or authorised by the user. The user therefore has the possibility of cancelling his or her express consent to receive our communications in all of those that he or she will receive from the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage.

We will not process your personal data for any other purposes other those described above except by legal obligation or court order.

Your data will be kept for the duration of your business relationship with us or as long as you exercise your right to cancel, oppose or limit the processing of these data. But we will retain specific personal identification and traffic data for a maximum period of 2 years in the event that we are required to do so by the courts or to initiate internal proceedings arising from misuse of this website.

You will not be subject to decisions based on automated processing that effect your data.

Legitimation of the processing

The legal basis for the data processing is the consent you give for the purposes described above, and this consent will be requested at the time of ticking the corresponding box when collecting your data.

Failure to provide the personal data requested or not accepting this data protection policy means the impossibility of subscribing, registering or receiving information about the provider's products and services.

If there is a prior contractual relationship between the parties, the legitimacy for implementing administrative, tax, accounting and labour obligations that are required under current legislation will be the prior existence of the business relationship established between the parties.


Any communication sent will be incorporated into the information systems of the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage. By accepting these conditions, terms and policies, the user expressly consents to the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage conducting the following activities and/or actions unless the user indicates otherwise.

The sending of commercial and/or promotional communications by any enabled means to inform users of activities, services, promotions, advertising, news, offers and other information on services and products related to the activity. The user expressly accepts that profiling and usage analyses may he performed based on the user's purchase history.

If the user has expressly consented to the sending of commercial communications electronically by subscribing to the electronic newletter, the sending of these communications by electronic means to inform users of the activities, services, promotions, advertising, news, offers and other information about the services and products of the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage that are the same or similar to those that were initially contracted or of interest to the user.

The storing of the data for the periods contemplated in the applicable provisions.

Official means of communication

The user is informed that the means enabled by the company to communicate with customers and other affected parties are the company's corporate telephone number, mobile phone numbers and email address.

Is you send personal information through a means of communication other than those indicated in this section, the COMPANY shall be exempt from liability with regard to the security measures provided by the medium in question.

Recipients of assignments and transfers

The Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage does not conduct any transfer or communication of data either within or outside the EU. The provider will only facilitate information to law enforcement agencies under court order or by obligation of a legal rule, without prejudice to the power to block or cancel your account if there are possible indications that the user has committed any crime. The information provided will be only that which is available to the provider at the time.

The information you give to us both through this website and application will be stored on the servers of the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage.

Rights of data subjects

As a data subject user, you may request to exercise the following rights before the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage by sending a letter to the postal address at the top of the page or by sending and email, indicating "RGPD. Exercise Rights" in the subject line, and attaching a photocopy of your ID card or any other similarly legally binding document as indicated by law.


  • Right of access: allows the data subject to ascertain and obtain information about their personal data that are subject to processing.
  • Right of rectification or erasure: this right allows the data subject to correct errors and modify data that are inaccurate or incomplete.
  • Right of cancellation: this allows data that prove to be inadequate or excessive to be deleted.
  • Right to object: the right of the data subject not to have his or her personal data processed or to stop the processing.
  • Limitation of processing: involves the marking of the personal data that are stored in order to limit future processing.
  • Data portability: provision of the data undergoing processing to the data subject so that he or she can transfer them to another data processor without hindrances.
  • Right not to be subject to automated individual decisions (including profiling): the right not to be subject to a decision based on automated processing that leads to effects on or significantly affects the data subject.
  • As a user, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. The withdrawal of consent will not affect the lawfulness of the processing conducted prior to the withdrawal of this consent.

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority if you believe that your rights in relation to the protection of your data may have been infringed (

Additional information

Information we collect

We obtain the minimum essential information by means of a subscription form. You will provide the following information in this form: email, address, full name, postcode and country.

Social media

We inform you that the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage may have a social media presence. The data processing of persons who become social media followers (and/or conduct any connecting link or action through social media) of the official pages of the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage will be governed by this section, as well as the conditions of use, privacy policies and access regulations that belong to the social media in question in each case and have previously been accepted by the user.

The Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage organises promotional activities based on the use of statistical data from each social media network.

The Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage will process your data for the purposes of correctly managing your social media presence, informing you of the provider's activities, products or services, as well as for any other purpose that the regulations of social media networks allow.

The publication of the following content is prohibited:

  • content that is allegedly unlawful by national, community or international regulations or that carries out allegedly unlawful activities or contravenes the principles of good faith;
  • content that violates the fundamental rights of individuals, violates online courtesy, distrubs or may generate negative opinions in our users or third parties and generally any content that the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage deems inappropriate; and
  • content that generally contravene the principles of legality, honesty, responsibility, protection of human dignity, protection of minors, protection of public order, protection of privacy, consumer protection and intellectual and industrial property rights. 

Likewise, the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage reserves the right to remove from the website or corporate social media network any content deemed inappropriate without prior notice.

Communications sent through social media networks will be incorporated into an archive owned by the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage, which may send you information of interest to you. You can access more information in this privacy policy.

In any case, if  you send personal information through social media, the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage will be exempt from liability in relation to the security measures applicable to the present platform, and it is up to the user to find out about these by consulting the corresponding specific conditions of the social media network in question.

Security measures

The data you provide will be treated confidentially. The provide has adopted all the technical and organisational measures and all the required levels of protection to ensure security in the processing of data and avoid their alteration, loss, theft and unauthorised processing or access in accordance with the state of technology and the nature of the data stored. Likewise, it also ensures that the processing and recording in files, programmes, systems or equipment, premises and centres comply with the requirements and conditions of integrity and security established in current regulations.

Sending CVs

If users send their CVs via our website or by post, the data provided will be processed in order to manage calls for the provision of jobs, for the management of selection processes, for sending information to the units concerned and for preparing internal studies and statistics.

If there are any changes to your data, you must notify us in writing as soon as possible in order to ensure that they are up to date.

The data will be kept for a maximum period of two years, after which time they will be deleted, thereby ensuring for you total respect for confidentiality both in their processing and in their subsequent destruction. Once this time has elapsed, you will therefore need to send us your CV again if you wish to continue participating in the selection processes of the person in charge.

Changes to this privacy policy

The Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage reserves the right to modify this policy in order to adapt it to new legislation or jurisprudence.


To all effects and purposes, the relations between the Catalan Agency of Cultural Heritage and users of its telematic services contained on this website are subject to Spanish legislation and jurisdiction, and both parties expressly submiit themselves to the courts and tribunals of Barcelona as the authority to resolve any conflicts arising from or related to their use.

Updated: 15.05.2018

Legal notice: Pursuant to Article 17.1 of Law 19/2014, the Government of Catalonia allows the reuse of content and data provided that the source and date of update are cited and the information is not distorted (Article 8 of Law 37/2007) and also provided that it is not contradictory to a specific licence.


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