Privacy Policy

Processing of personal information and use of cookies

Ferd AS is the data controller for your personal data. You can contact us using

When you sign up to receive information materials from us, we process your name and email. If you sign up to receive information materials in paper format, we process your street address as well. The legal basis for this is that it is necessary in order for us to fulfil the agreement to send you information materials. Your personal data is stored until you tell us you no longer wish to receive the materials, and you can cancel your subscription whenever you choose.

When you provide us with your contact information via our website so that we can contact you, we have a legitimate interest in processing your personal data in order to contact you. Your personal data is stored in accordance with the applicable legislation and regulations.

Your personal data will not be used for marketing purposes and will neither be sold nor disclosed to third parties. We use data processors in order to help us inter alia to send out materials and to operate our website and IT equipment. The data processors we use are subject to our right of instruction, and we always ensure that statutory safeguards and data processing agreements are in place.

You have a right to access your personal data, to correct it, to restrict its processing, to receive your data in portable format, to protest about its processing, and to have it deleted. You also have the right to complain about the processing of your data to the Norwegian Data Protection Authority, but we hope you will contact us first so we can see if there is anything we can do better.

As regards general use of our website, we collect personal data about you on the basis of your consent to our use of cookies as set out below. The following applies to our website:

  • When you visit our website, only your computer’s domain name (IP address) will be registered, not your email address
  • When you connect to our website, we may automatically (i.e. without registration) collect non-personal information (for example the type of Internet browser and operating system used, the number of visits, the average time you spend on our site, the pages you have accessed, and the domain name). We may use such information to monitor how popular our website is and to improve its features or content.
  • “Cookies” – information that is stored automatically on your computer. When you visit our website, we may store information on your computer in the form of a “cookie” in order to identify your computer the next time you visit us. If you do not wish to accept cookies, you can configure your browser to delete all cookies from the hard disk on your computer, or to block all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is received. The following is a list of the cookies we use with information on when they are deleted:

Other information:

  • Ferd deems the information provided on its website to be reliable, but it cannot guarantee that the information will always be correct, complete or available. Ferd thus does not accept any responsibility for mistakes or omissions or the availability or otherwise of its webpages.
  • Ferd’s website contains links to other websites. All third-party website operators are themselves responsible for ensuring that what is published on their website is in accordance with legislation and regulations. Ferd is thus not responsible for the data privacy practices or the content of other websites.