How we process your personal data
The Danish Maritime Authority is the data controller for the processing of the personal data we have received concerning you. Our contact details are available below.
The Danish Maritime Authority
Caspar Brands Plads 9
4220 Korsør, Denmark
Telefon: + 45 72 19 60 00
If you have any questions about our processing of the information, you are always welcome to contact our data protection officer.
You can contact our data protection officer, Ronnie Sonil Sodhi, in the following ways:
Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs
Telefon: + 45 33 92 33 50
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Send Digital Post
We process the personal data for the following purpose:
- For the use of issuing of certificates of proficiency, competency and recognition.
The legal basis for our processing of the personal data arises from:
- Consolidated act no. 74 of 17 January 2014 om the manning of ships
- Order no. 783 of 12 June 2018 on the recognition of foreign certificates for service on merchant ships and training in Danish maritime legislation (certificates of recognition)
- Order no. 1145 of 29 September 2015 on qualification requirements for seafarers and fishermen and on certificates of competency and certificates of proficiency
We process following catagories of personal data:
- Information on health
- Ordinary personal data
We do not pass on information
We do not transfer information
From the applicant or the Danish Civil Registration System (CPR)
We keep the data as long as it is nessesary for the purpose os our regulatory task regarding safety at sea. The certificates provide a basis for competency of the ship’s crew and are used upon renewal of the certificates every five years. (All information can be deleted by request).
If personal data about you has been handed over, you have, at any time, the right to withdraw your consent. You can do this by contacting us.
If you choose to withdraw your consent, it does not affect the legality of our processing of your personal data based on your former given consent and up to the time of withdrawal. Therefore, if you withdraw your consent, this will only become effective from this time.
You have, through the Genereal Data Protection Regulation, multiple rights regarding our processing of data about you. If you would like to make use of your rights, you have to contact the Danish Maritime Authority.
Right to see data (Right of access)
You have the right to gain access to the data about you that we process, and a number of additionally data.
Right to rectification (correction)
You have the right to rectify incorrect data about yourself.
Right to erasure
In special cases, you have the right to get data about you erased before the time when our normal general erasure happens.
Right to restriction of processing
In certain cases, you have the right to get the processing of your data restricted. If you have the right to get the processing restricted, we may in the future only process the data – except from storage – with your consent, or in order to determine, enforce or defend a legal claim, or to protect a person or important public interest.
Right to objection
In some cases, you have the right to object against our processing of your personal data.
Right to transmit data (dataportability)
In some cases, you have the right to receive your data in a structured, commonly used and machine readable format, and get these data transferred from one controller to another, without hindrance. You can read more about you rights in the directions about the rights of the registered from the Danish Data Protection Agency, which you can find on www.datatilsynet.dk.
If you are not satisfied with the way the Danish Maritime Authority has processed your personal data, you have the right to lodge a complaint to the Danish Data Protection Agency. You will find the Danish Data Protection Agency’s contact information on www.datatilsynet.dk