Access to and use of the website www.afdelingkust.be is subject to the following Terms and Conditions.

By consulting this website and/or downloading documents from this website and/or using the data obtained you are deemed to have read the terms and conditions of use and to accept them without reservation.

The terms and conditions for access to and use of the website www.afdelingkust.be may be changed at any time without notice from the administrator.

No rights may be derived from the access to and use of, which shall always be understood to include the interpretation, of this website, including the data obtained from it.

All information on this site is of a general nature and is not tailored to personal or specific circumstances and, as a consequence, cannot be regarded as a personal, professional or legal opinion of an equivalent thereof.
To obtain a specific or personal opinion, the competent agencies must be consulted at all times.

The information and documents provided on or through the website cannot be regarded as an authentic reproduction of the officially adopted texts.


You have the right to consult the information on this website, to download and reproduce it for personal use provided you state the source in accordance with the provisions of the Law of 30 June 1994 on copyright and related rights.

This permission does not apply to texts which explicitly state restrictions on the use. The reproduction or use of multimedia information (images, sounds, software, measuring data, metadata etc.) always requires prior written permission. Regarding the reproduction of information, you may contact the website administrator or get directly in touch with the administrators of the webpages concerned.

The Flemish authorities retain all intellectual property rights over the website itself and over the information provided on it.


The Flemish authorities attach the utmost importance to the respect of your privacy. Most information is available on or through the website without the need to provide personal data.

However, in some cases you may be asked to provide personal information. In such a case, the data are processed in accordance with the provisions of the Law of 8 December 1992 on the protection of privacy with respect to the processing of personal data.

In this respect, the Flemish authorities provide the following guarantees:

  • Your personal data are collected and processed for the sole purpose of providing you with the information requested, or of providing the service required by you online;
  • The processing of your personal data is limited to the intended objective;
  • Your personal data are not disclosed to third parties, nor are they used for direct-marketing purposes;
  • You can, at any time, access your personal data and verify their accuracy. You are able to have inaccuracies relating to your personal data corrected. To do so, you can contact the website administrator.
  • The Flemish authorities put in place the best possible safety measures to prevent third parties from misusing your personal data.

The website uses so-called ‘cookies’. These are small information files which are automatically stored on your computer’s hard disk. Each time the website is visited this information is sent back to the website administrator and allows for easier, faster and more efficient website access and navigation.


Despite the continuous efforts to prevent as many interruptions as possible of a technical nature and to ensure the information is as complete, correct, understandable, accurate and current as possible, no guarantee can be given for the error-free and uninterrupted service of the website www.afdelingkust.be, nor for the absence of deficiencies in relation to the data obtained from it.

Any liability arising from or relating to this website, both the software and the data, shall be excluded.

Any liability for the temporary or permanent inaccessibility, in whole or in part, of this website and the data obtained from it shall be excluded, as shall any liability for direct or indirect damage resulting from the use of this website, including the downloading, and the data obtained from it, including, without limitation, any losses, work interruptions, damage to your programmes or other data on your computer system or to your equipment, software or otherwise.

References or links to other websites or sources that are not the property of the administrator of the website www.afdelingkust.be are only included for information for the user of this website; the administrator accepts no liability for the use of this website or sources, nor for any inaccuracy and/or incompleteness of the contents of those other websites or sources and the use and/or interpretation thereof.


If you detect any inaccuracies or other deficiencies on this website, you can contact the site administrator.