Registration is free, but required. To register, we will ask you supply us with some basic information. You will then receive an email. You must follow the link this email to validate your membership.
This website is primarily designed for the English-speaking community living in Germany and planning to move to Germany.
While we monitor the system to the best of our ability, we cannot control everything. Users are solely responsible for actions on the Newcomers Network. They must not transmit any unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise objectionable material as well as any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law or regulation.
The Newcomers Network shall not be responsible for any items traded, for any damage to items during transit or during the inspection period, nor for misrepresentations and/or breaches of contract by either buyer and/or seller. NN shall not be responsible for the cost of procurement of substitute goods or any losses resulting form any goods purchased or obtained.
Our website allows you to receive information to which you subscribe. It is an opt-in service, allowing you to change your personal details, your subscriptions, or to completely unregister from the system at any moment. The information that you will receive will be sent to you on the basis of your subscriptions. This service is operated by Communication Solution GmbH, and you can find more information at our website www.communication-solution.de
2. What information do we collect and what for?
In order to provide you with useful information, we collect only a minimal set of data. Registration information: We need to identify you, in order to prevent other persons to access your data. For this, we need a login (your e-mail address or your login) and a password. Personal details and preferences: Depending on the service you subscribe to, additional information can be required such as your such as your occupation or sector of activities. Log files allow us to record the usage of the site. They contain no personal information, nor information about which other sites you have visited. They allow us to improve the service by knowing its usage, and are processed anonymously. Technical comment: We keep technical information associated to your personal information, containing for example the last technical problem encountered when sending mail, or any manual action we did on your request, in order to be able to answer your requests if any problem is encountered. This data is deleted when the problem is solved and has the same retention policy than your personal information.
3. How long do we keep your data?
We keep your data as long as you are registered. We only destroy the information one month after you requested your unregistration
4. Who can access your data?
Only the services of www.newcomers-network.de have access to your data, for the purpose of sending you the requested information. We are bound to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our systems administrators have access to the data for the purpose of keeping the service running.
5. Safeguarding your data
Your identification data (e-mail, password) is transmitted securely over the network to our web server.
6. How can you modify your data?
You can modify your data at any time via our Web interface. You have the possibility of: changing your identification data (changing your e-mail or your password) changing your personal data changing your subscriptions or even completely unregister from the system. In this case, your data will be erased from our database after one month.
7. Legal basis and contact information
We are committed to comply to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In case of queries or complaints, you can contact us here