Personal data protection policy

Any personal data collected from website users through the site will be collected and processed in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act of 6 January 1978 as amended by the law of 20 June 2018 relating to the protection of personal data and the GDPR, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016.

The data controller for the Department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques is the President of the Department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques.

Any personal data collected is for the Department’s exclusive use. No personal data will be shared with or communicated to any third parties.

Data may be kept for 10 years.

This data is collected for the purposes of processing the messages submitted by the website user through the website; It may be used to send the website user additional information, for example a work meetings or events agenda.

Pursuant to the aforementioned law, the website user has the right to access, correct and delete any personal data concerning them. To exercise this right, please contact us:

  • by email at
  • or by sending us a letter addressed to: Conseil départemental des Pyrénées-Atlantiques - For the attention of the Data Protection Officer (DPO) - 64 avenue Jean Biray - 64058 PAU cedex 9

The website user also has the right to refuse that their data be collected. The website user is however informed that any data submitted through the forms incorporated in the website has been identified as mandatory and necessary to the managers of the Territoire d’Innovations programme for the purposes of processing and responding to the messages received. Messages cannot therefore be processed if this data is not provided by the website user.


The website user is informed that, when they visit the site, a cookie may be automatically installed in their navigation software.

A cookie is a data record which cannot be used to identify individual users but which can be used to record information relating to their navigation of the site.
Your browser software configuration can alert you to the presence of cookies and allow you to potentially reject them in the manner described on the CNIL website (
The user has the right to access, delete and amend any personal data that they communicate via cookies under the conditions set out above.