Data protection declaration

We collect, process and use your data within the framework of the legal regulations only. This data protection declaration is only applicable for the use of the websites offered by us. It does not apply to the websites of other service providers, which are only referenced via a link. You will remain anonymous when using our website, provided that you do not voluntarily provide us with personal data. Personal data will only be collected when this is necessary for the use of services on the website (contact via email).
Definitions of the terms used (e.g. “personal data” and “processing”) can be found in Article 4 of the GDPR.

SSL encryption

For the optimal protection of your transmitted data, the website owners use SSL encryption. You can recognize SSL encrypted websites from the prefix “https://” contained in the page link in the address bar of your browser. Unencrypted websites will have the prefix “http://”.
All data which you transmit to this website, when making an inquiry for example, cannot be read by third parties thanks to SSL encryption

Information on cookies

(1) There are small text files that are stored in the working memory of your computer. These cookies are deleted when the browser is closed. Other cookies will remain on your computer (long-term cookies) and will recognize it upon your next visit. These allow us to provide you with better access to our website.
(2) You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting “Block cookies” in your browser settings. Although, this can limit the functionality of the offers on our website.

User rights

Users have the right to know what personal data has been stored and may request this information free of charge. You also have the right to rectify inaccurate data and restrict the processing of or request the deletion of your personal data. If applicable, you can exercise your rights on data portability. If you believe that your data has been unlawfully processed, you can lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority.

Deletion of data

As long as your wish does not conflict with a legal obligation pertaining to the storage of data (e.g. telecommunications data retention), you have the right to have your data deleted. We will delete stored data if it is no longer required for its intended purpose and if there are no legal retention periods. In the case that the data cannot be deleted as it is required for permitted legal purposes, the processing of the data will be restricted. In this case, the data will be locked and cannot be processed for other purposes.

Right of objection

Users of this website have the right to object and can contest the processing of their personal data at any time.


If you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data, you can contact our data protection officer directly, who is also your point of contact for information requests, claims and complaints:

Data protection officer
HKT GmbH
Josef-Baumann-Str. 21
44805 Bochum
E-Mail: datenschutzbeauftragter@hkt.de