Data Protection (GDPR)


Interreg Aurora Managing Authority
County Administrative Board of Norrbotten
Stationsgatan 5
971 86 Luleå
Phone: +46 (0)10-225 50 00

For us, it is important that you are confident with the way we manage your personal data, according to the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR. The Regulation, applied within the EU on May 25th 2018 and replaced the Personal Data Act (PuL).

We collect data on how you browse our website, via external services, to improve and to analyze how our services are being used, in order to create the best possible experience for you.

Read more about your rights and our policy below.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


This website only uses cookies for short term storage of non personal data. These cookies disappear when the browser is closed and are only used to help with the logistics of the site itself. The exception is Google Analytics (and Google Pixel) which saves cookies in order to analyze how you move the website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


This page uses an external service for analysis, Matomo Analytics.

Matomo Analytics gather information about how our visitors use our site and our services. Matomo Analytics saves a cookie on your computer and collects information about how you interact with the site. This helps us analyze how our website and our web services are used. The information is then used to make improvements in the future.

Who we share your data with

We will not share or sell your data to anyone.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

You can request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Additional information

How we protect your data

This page has backup of all data, and uses advanced antivirus protection. The website is updated on a regular basis to minimize the potential for data breaches.

What data breach procedures we have in place

In case of a data breach, anyone who has an account on our website will be contacted. We will also contact those who have submitted comments, in case they exist. In case of a serious breach, a police report is filed.

How to contact us

If you have any questions about Interreg Aurora privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Email us at:
Call us: +46 (0)10-225 50 00


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