Privacy policy

This is the website of Stichting Business Development Friesland (hereinafter referred to as “BDF”, “our”) registered at the KvK (dutch chamber of commerce) with number 41005127. When you use the website of BDF, you leave information with us. Also will our website place cookies onto your computer. These cookies are used to make sure that our website will work properly onto your computer. In this privacy policy you can read what information BDF can collect, why we do this and what we do with this information. This statement is applicable for our complete website.


To ensure and improve your experience on our website we collect certain information when you visit our website. This information is collect thru the use of cookies. Cookies are small text files which are placed onto your computer when you visit our website.

How do we collect your information?

When you visit our website, then it is possible that you leave personal information with us. This is for example the case when you fill out a form to get into contact with us, but also information of your browser, operating system and country from where you visit our website. The information we collect about your system and country are saved anonymously (without a traceable IP-address) in Google Analytics. You can leave information with us in the following manners;

  • Using our website.
  • Sharing content from our website.
  • Filling out forms on our website.

What will we do with your information?

BDF collects data for the following purposes;

  • Gathering and analyzing our website usage, to optimize our website.
  • Collecting contact information.
  • Saving the necessary information regarding a job application procedure.
  • After explicit permission; optimizing your digital experience for marketing purposes by sharing information with partners.

BDF will store personal information not any longer then needed for the purposes described above.

Who do we secure your information?

Your information is stored and transmitted savely. BDF strives to secure and transmit your information with the most recent security techniques.

With whom do we share your information?

We will never sell your information to another party. We only share your personal information after you have given us explicit permission. We share with the following partners; Facebook, Google and LinkedIn.

Have you not reached the age of 16 year?

When you are younger than 16 years old, you are only allowed to give permission for gathering personal information with consent of your parents or guardian. Your parent or guardian should read this privacy policy. Your parent or guardian can exercise your rights in regards to the personal information you leave with us.

Insight into your information?

On this page you can always change your permission for the collecting of personal information. You can also gain insight into the information we collect about you. To gain this insights you can send a request to BDF. Based on your request we can adjust your information if it is factually incorrect, incomplete or irrelevant. In some case you can send a request for removal of your information. The case in which you are entitled to the right to get your information removed are described in article 17 of the GDPR. For gaining insight, removal or adjustment of your information you can sent a letter to; Turfmarkt 11, 8911 KS leeuwarden, The Netherlands, t.a.v. BDF. We handle your request within two months.


Do you have complaints about this privacy policy of how we collect information? Then you can contact the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (

Websites from others

This privacy policy is not applicable for website from others that can be reached thru links on our website.