Privacy protection

The Bank of Slovenia respects users' privacy and complies with the laws governing personal data protection. We process collected personal data only for the purposes described below and do not disclose it to third parties.

 

Personal information sent via the website

The Bank of Slovenia can be contacted by using a contact form or through electronic services such as the online ordering form for publications. For these services you must provide personal information necessary for the provision of the service. Personal data sent will be used only so long as it is necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was processed. After the purpose of personal data processing has been achieved or no later than 6 months, such personal data will be deleted.

To safeguard personal data we use organisational, technical and other appropriate procedures and measures with a view to preventing unauthorised data destruction, modification, loss or processing. Our website includes links to other websites over which the Bank of Slovenia has no control and for which it does not assume any responsibility; however we advise users to get familiar with these websites’ privacy policies.

 

Cookies

A cookie is a small data-containing text file sent by the Web page server to the browser on your computer. On the www.bsi.si web portal we only use our own short-duration or session cookies, which get deleted when you close your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • authenticating a user using web services,
  • ensuring the correct flow of requests and information between servers and endpoints,
  • playing back multimedia content and
  • customising settings to the user's preferences.

You can disable the downloading of cookies in your browser’s settings. In that case, we cannot guarantee you that all features of the website will function correctly on your computer. Cookie disabling procedures vary between web browsers. Instructions can be found in the “Help" menu or a similar menu in your browser.

 

Logs

Servers automatically record information sent by your browser whenever you visit our website. These server logs contain information such as the date and time of your visit, your Internet Protocol (IP) address and browser type and language. This information does not tell us who you are and does not include any other personal data. The Bank of Slovenia uses the data collected to produce aggregate statistics on website usage.