Privacy policy

It is crucial for VisitHirtshals that you feel safe using our platforms and offers. Therefore, on this page you can read more about which services we use in order to give you the best possible experience.

When you visit the website for Hirt, information is collected about you, which is used to analyze and improve the content and improve our marketing. If you do not want information to be collected, you should delete your cookies (see instructions) and refrain from further use of our websites. Below you can see which information is collected, its purpose and which third parties have access to it. You can also see which of our websites you give your consent to.

Cookie policy

At we use "cookies", which are text files that are saved on your computer, mobile etc. accordingly for the purpose of recognizing it, remembering settings, performing statistics and targeting ads. It is e.g. cookies that enable your browser to remember your passwords, so you only have to enter them once, and a webshop can remember which items you put in the basket. Cookies cannot contain harmful code such as virus.

It is possible to delete or block cookies. See instructions here.

If you delete or block cookies, we will not be able to send you relevant information or offers based on your visit to our website. You may also risk that the website does not function optimally.

The website contains cookies from third parties, which to varying extents may include:

Required cookies

The required cookies are necessary for our websites to provide the services you request. These cookies are set by the website and are used e.g. to recognize you when you move around the site and to remember whether you are logged in. This type of cookie is automatically deleted when you close your browser.

Preference cookies

Preference cookies are used to remember your preferences on the websites, such as language or choices that make navigation easier. These cookies are set by the website and their purpose is to improve the user experience. Preference cookies are stored on your computer and expire on a given date/time interval.

Analysis cookies uses Google Analytics cookies to collect visitor statistics. These cookies collect information about your use of the website, including your IP address. You can opt out of cookies from Google Analytics with this tool.

We also use buttons that make it possible to share content on social media. These buttons may also collect anonymous statistics regarding the use of our websites.

Marketing cookies

  • Facebook: Toppen af Danmark uses a Facebook pixel to better target relevant information to visitors who have a Facebook account. In this way, we can target relevant information and offers to Facebook users who have shown an interest in a topic on our websites

We do not have access to third-party cookies or the information they contain. Third parties manage all information they collect through the cookies they send in accordance with their guidelines on the processing of personal data.

You can opt out of third-party cookies for personalized advertising. If you want to know more or opt out of the use of such third-party cookies for personalized advertising in the EU, you can go to

Your consent, opt-in and opt-out apply to the following domains owned by VisitHirtshals:


Personal data policy

Personal information is all kinds of information that to one extent or another can be attributed to you. When you use hirtshalsfiskefestival, we collect and process a number of such information in connection with statistics and newsletters.

Purchase of goods in the webshop

When you buy tickets etc. for the Hirtshals Fishing Festival, you provide a number of information about yourself:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Email

We store this information in our webshop system (WooCommerce) until the event is held. We will then remove the data we store about you.

Google Analytics

Toppen af Danmark uses Google Analytics for statistics and improvement of our website. The following types of information are collected and processed: A unique ID and technical information about your computer, tablet or mobile phone, an anonymized IP address that loosely indicates a geographic location, and which pages you click on. This information is used exclusively for statistics and is stored by Google for 24 months.


Toppen af Danmark takes data security very seriously and has taken technical and organizational measures to prevent your information from being accidentally or illegally deleted, published, lost, degraded or made known to unauthorized persons, misused or otherwise processed in violation of the law.


The information is used to identify you as a user, collect statistics and give you the best possible experience with the use of our websites. In addition, we may occasionally show you advertisements that will be most likely to be relevant to you, as well as being able to provide the services you have requested, such as to send a newsletter.

Period of storage

The information is stored for the period of time permitted by law, and VisitHirtshals deletes it when it is no longer necessary – e.g. when you unsubscribe from the newsletter. The period depends on the nature of the information and the background for storage. It is therefore not possible to specify a general time frame for when information is deleted.

Disclosure of information

Data about your use of the website, which advertisements you receive and possibly clicks on, geographic location, gender and age segment, etc. are passed on to third parties to the extent that this information is known. You can see which third parties are involved in the section on "Cookies" above. The information is used for statistics and targeting of content. also uses a number of third parties to store and process data. These only process information on our behalf and may not use it for their own purposes.

Dissemination of personal data such as name and e-mail etc. will only take place if you give consent to it.

Hirtshals Fiskefestival's website only uses data processors in the EU or in countries that can provide your information with sufficient protection.

Insights and complaints

You have the right to be informed about which personal data we process about you. You can also object to this information being used and have it deleted or edited at any time. Inquiries about this can be made to VisitHirtshals via the contact details below.

If you wish to complain about VisitHirtshal's processing of your personal data, you also have the option of lodging a complaint The Norwegian Data Protection Authority.

Contact Information

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