Privacy statement


The responsible use of personal data is a matter of priority for the Federal Chancellery. We want to make sure you to know what kind of data we collect and how we use it. We have taken technical and organisational measures to ensure that data protection regulations (DSGVO, TKG 2003, DSG) are respected.


Publication of information containing personal data

Personal data is published on thise website, subject to the explicit consent of the persons concerned, to allow for networking and contacts to be established.


Server logs, Cookies and Website analysis

Each time you access the website, the following data will be stored in a log file (server log) for a limited period: 

  • your IP address
  • details of the request and the destination address
  • name of the requested file and volume of data transferred
  • date and time of server request
  • a report as to whether the request was successful
  • processing time of the request
  • user agent
  • referrer
  • http protocol version
  • http method

This data is used solely to check system security.

This website does not use cookies.

Information contained in cookies is used to manage web sessions, as well as to balance loads on the server and for analytical purposes (Matomo cookies). It is also used to increase the security of our applications and to make them more adaptable and easier to use. This allows us to optimise the user friendliness of our website. No personal data is stored in the cookies used on our website.


Any data that you disclose to us via email ( will be handled responsibly by our staff and used solely in accordance with and for the purposes of this application. It is at your discretion whether you wish to share this data with us.


Links to third-party websites

Our website contains links to third-party web pages. We have no control over these providers’ compliance with data protection provisions.


Legal basis for processing

The following legal bases are possible for the processing of your data:

  • Processing to safeguard our legitimate interests in accordance with Art 6 Paragraph 1 lit f GDPR

Storage Period

In principle, data will not be stored longer than necessary, but at most until the end of the mandate of the Austrian Board for Radioactive Waste Management in June 2024.


Your rights

You have the fundamental rights to request information, rectification, deletion, restriction, data portability, withdrawal of consent, and objection. If you believe that the processing of your data breaches data protection law or that your rights under data protection law have been infringed in any other way, you may file a complaint with the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the Data Protection Authority (Datenschutzbehörde).


Responsible within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation

Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology (BMK)
For visitors: Radetzkystraße 2, 1030 Vienna
postal address: Radetzkystraße 2, PO Box 201, 1000 Vienna


Contact data protection officer