We are pleased that you are using the city of Leoben’s website. In order to ensure that you are fully informed about the collection and use of data on the website http://www.leoben.at, please take note of the following information.
The website http://www.leoben.at contains links to third-party websites that are maintained by other parties. We would like to point out that the Municipality of Leoben is not responsible for the privacy statements of external websites.
Cookies are small text files, which are saved on your computer. We would like to point out that some of these cookies are transferred from our server to your system, whereby it is mostly a matter of so-called “session cookies”. They are characterised by the fact that they are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of the browser session. Other cookies remain on your computer and enable us to recognize your computer during your next visit (so-called permanent cookies).
You can reject these cookies at any time provided your browser allows this. Please note that certain functions of this website may only partially function or not work at all if your browser is set to not accept cookies (from our website).
Use of Google Analytics
In order to improve the content and services of the website, http://www.leoben.at uses the web analytics tool Google Analytics:
Notice in accordance with the terms and conditions of Google Inc.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer and which make it possible to analyse your use of the website. The information created by the cookie relating to your use of this website will, as a rule, be transferred to and stored on a Google server in the USA.
In the event of activation of IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will first be abbreviated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states signatory to the agreement concerning the European economic area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and to carry out other services in connection with the use of the website and Internet use on behalf of the website operator.
The IP address transmitted from you browser in the framework of Google Analytics will not be consolidated with any other Google data. You can prevent cookies being stored on your computer with an appropriate setting of your browser software; however, we must advise you that in this case you may not be able to make full use of the functions of this website.
Information regarding data protection by Google Analytics (in German).
Apart from that you can prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie concerning your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google, as well as the processing of the generated data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin provided under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Anonymisation of the IP Address
We would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizelp()” so IP addresses are only processed further in abbreviated form to prevent them from being directly linked to a particular individual.
Sharing content via social media
On this website you can find buttons for sharing pages and articles on social media like Facebook. Via these social plugins services like Facebook, as a rule, immediately are recording the IP adress of the user and are logging her or his further actions on the Internet.
On http://www.leoben.at these plugins are deactivated until you deliberately activate them by clicking on them twice. The data transmission to external websites such as Facebook happens only after this. We would like to point out that the Municipality of Leoben is not responsible for the privacy statements and privacy settings of external websites and social media sites.
Transmission of data via e-mail
Please be aware that the confidential transmission of data via e-mail cannot be ensured by the addressee.