1. General

The use of the website is subject to the following terms and conditions of use. Users are expected to take note of this and to accept the Terms and Conditions of Use without reservations.

The website administrator is:

ETAP Lighting International NV, with registered office in Belgium, 2390 Malle, 130 Antwerpsesteenweg, company number 0424 980 655, RPR Antwerp

Phone: +32 (0)3 310.02.11 -,

Hereinafter referred to as ETAP. 

  1. Aim of the website and disclaimer

With this website, ETAP aims to improve public access to information on its initiatives and activities. This information is intended to be up-to-date and accurate. Should we be made aware of any inaccuracies, we will endeavour to correct them. Although care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information as stated on the website, ETAP does not accept any liability or responsibility for the information provided.

This information is:

  1. of a general nature only and is not aimed at the specific circumstances of any individual or entity
  2. not necessarily all-encompassing, complete, accurate or up-to-date
  3. sometimes linked to external sites over which ETAP has no control and for which ETAP bears no responsibility
  4. no professional advice (for specific advice, you should always consult the relevant ETAP expert)

We strive to avoid disruptions caused by technical failures wherever possible. However, some data or information on our site may be generated or structured in files or formats that are not error-free, and we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by such issues. ETAP accepts no liability for any problems that may arise as a result of using this site or any other external sites linked to it. ETAP does not monitor or guarantee that there is no virus or other element in the content of the website that could cause changes to your computer system (software and hardware) or to the electronic documents and files stored on your computer system.

Not all services are available in all geographical areas.

The website's content (including hyperlinks) may be adjusted, amended, supplemented or deleted without notice at any time.

  1. Intellectual property rights

The user acknowledges that this website and the available information are protected by intellectual property rights and/or other rights, which belong to ETAP or its licensors.

The user has the right to consult this website and its contents, to download it for personal use and to reproduce it, provided the source is mentioned, in compliance with the provisions of the Code of Economic Law on copyright and related rights (Article XI.165 et seq.).

This permission does not apply to i) texts where a restriction on use is explicitly stated and ii) the reproduction or use of multimedia information (sound, images, software, etc.). The rights of use granted are always personal, non-exclusive and non-transferable. ETAP reserves the right to rescind usage rights at any time and without justification. Any other use of the website and its contents is prohibited, except with ETAP's prior written consent.

  1. Protection of personal information

4.1. Purpose of using personal data

When you request a publication through this website, when you subscribe to our newsletter and/or mailings and when you apply for a vacancy, we ask for your personal data in order to be able to duly process your application. This data is recorded in an ETAP file.

 ETAP may also communicate your personal data to other companies within the Group. Should you not wish to do so, please click below.

ETAP acts as the party responsible for processing the personal data collected through this website and may assign its processing to processors. In this context, ETAP takes the necessary measures to guarantee the security of the processes.

4.2. Your rights to privacy

In compliance with the applicable data protection regulations, such as the General Data Protection Regulation No. 2016/679 (AVG or GDPR) and national data protection laws, you can view and amend your data at any time. For further information, please see our Privacy Policy.

During your visit to our website, we may store information on your computer in the form of a Cookie or similar file. This information enables us to provide you with better service and to simplify subsequent visits to the website. With most Internet browsers, you can delete cookies from your hard drive, or request that the browser inform you of their presence before they are permanently stored. For further information, please see our Cookie Policy.

  1. Links

This Website may contain links to websites managed by third parties.
ETAP has no control whatsoever over the aforementioned linked websites and declines all liability for the information, material or contents they contain, their operation, availability, quality, legality, reliability or usefulness and also declines all liability for the links that these websites may create to other websites.
The aforementioned links are provided for information and convenience purposes only.
Therefore, ETAP does not accept liability for any direct or indirect damage that may result from consulting or using such external websites and their content.

  1. Disputes

This online agreement and any disputes and claims arising from the use of this website or any information included in it shall be governed by Belgian law. Consultation of this website implies that you abide by the jurisdiction of the Belgian courts, and that you accept to conduct all proceedings before the competent court of the judicial district of Antwerp.

  1. Amendment to this policy

ETAP may amend and update this policy periodically to ensure that it reflects how we process your personal data at any given time. The updated version of this policy will be posted on the same webpage and will take effect immediately upon publication. Please return to this webpage regularly to ensure that you are always aware of the information we collect and process, how and under what circumstances your data is used and in what cases we share your data with third parties.

January 2021