The responsible body within the meaning of the data protection laws, in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is:

Centrum Chrześcijańskie „Nowa Fala” – ICF Bydgoszcz
Helska 9/6, 81-056 Gdynia

The data protection principles set out in this data protection declaration apply to the handling of data by the legal entities Centrum Chrześcijańskie „Nowa Fala” – ICF Bydgoszcz – hereinafter referred to as ICF Bydgoszcz or ICF.



You can exercise the following rights at any time using the contact details provided by our data protection officer:

  • Information about your data stored by us and their processing,
  • Correction of inaccurate personal data,
  • Deletion of your data stored by us,
  • Restriction of data processing if we are not yet allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations
  • Objection to the processing of your data by us and
  • Data portability, provided that you have consented to data processing or have concluded a contract with us.

If you have given us your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future.

You can contact the supervisory authority responsible for you at any time with a complaint. Your competent supervisory authority depends on the federal state of your place of residence, your work or the alleged violation.



It is a matter of course for us that we handle your data responsibly and take into account the data protection laws, in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). Personal data is only collected on this website to the extent technically necessary. Under no circumstances will the collected data be sold or passed on to third parties for other reasons.

In the following, we give you an overview of how we ensure this protection and what kind of data is collected for what purpose.



We process your personal data only for the purposes stated in this privacy policy. Your personal data will not be transmitted to third parties for purposes other than those mentioned. We will only share your personal information with third parties if:

  • you have given your express consent to this,
  • the processing is necessary for the execution of a contract with you,
  • the processing is necessary to comply with a legal obligation,
  • (see next section Transfer of data within the ICF Movement),

the processing is necessary to safeguard legitimate interests and there is no reason to believe that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your data.

Third-party service providers may process information, execute and deliver orders, process donations and credit card payments and support them on our behalf. To the extent such data is shared, agreements limit the use of your data to the purpose for which it is provided and ensure that it is stored securely and in accordance with applicable data protection laws.



The ICF Movement consists of a network of local, independent churches listed at and operating under the protected name ICF (International Christian Fellowship) and with the registered ICF logo.

In order to maintain customer relationships and to provide services by local ICF churches, it may be necessary for us to store and process your personal data and make it available to other companies and ICF churches within the ICF Movement or companies in which a company of the ICF Movement is involved in order to better respond to your wishes or to improve our products or services.

By disclosing your data on this website, you agree to the selective transfer of the data to other ICF churches. The data will not generally be passed on to all ICF churches but only if we think that the transfer of your data could be of benefit to you. We will not sell or otherwise pass on your personal data to third parties



Personal data / Purpose

At ICF events, it is possible that you will be filmed or photographed. By attending an event of the ICF Church, you expressly agree that you can be recorded or photographed and that such recordings/photos may be used for broadcast on TV, on the Internet or in other media.



We adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data economy. We therefore only store your personal data for as long as this is necessary to achieve the purposes stated here or as provided for by the various storage periods provided for by law. After the respective purpose has ceased to exist or these periods have expired, the corresponding data will be routinely blocked or deleted in accordance with the statutory provisions.



When you access our website, information of a general nature is automatically collected by means of a cookie. This information (server log files) includes, for example, the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet service provider and the like. This is exclusively information that does not allow any conclusions to be drawn about your person.

This information is technically necessary in order to correctly deliver the content of websites requested by you and is mandatory when using the Internet. In particular, they are processed for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a trouble-free connection to the website,
  • Ensuring a smooth use of our website,
  • Evaluation of system security and stability as well as
  • for other administrative purposes.

The processing of your personal data is based on our legitimate interest from the aforementioned purposes for data collection. We do not use your data to draw conclusions about your person. Recipients of the data are only the responsible body and, if applicable, processors.

Anonymous information of this kind may be processed by us. statistically evaluated in order to optimize our website and the technology behind it.



If you contact us with questions of any kind by e-mail or contact form, you give us your voluntary consent for the purpose of contacting us. For this purpose, the specification of a valid e-mail address is required. This serves to assign the request and then answer it. The specification of further data is optional. The information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and for possible follow-up questions. After completion of the request you have made, personal data will be automatically deleted.



This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (hereinafter: Google). Google Analytics uses so-called „cookies”, i.e. text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, due to the activation of IP anonymization on these websites, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

The purposes of data processing are the evaluation of the use of the website and the compilation of reports on activities on the website. On the basis of the use of the website and the Internet, further related services are then to be provided. The processing is based on the legitimate interest of the website operator.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of this website to their full extent. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: Browser Add On to deactivate Google Analytics.

In addition to or as an alternative to the browser add-on, you can prevent tracking by Google Analytics on our pages by clicking on this link. An opt-out cookie is installed on your device. This will prevent Google Analytics from collecting data for this website and for this browser in the future, as long as the cookie remains installed in your browser.




This website uses Google Maps API to visually display geographic information. When using Google Maps, Google also collects, processes and uses data about the use of the map functions by visitors. Further information about data processing by Google can be found in google’s privacy policy. There you can also change your personal data protection settings in the data protection center.

Detailed instructions on how to manage your own data in connection with Google products can be found here.


On some of our websites we embed Youtube videos. The operator of the corresponding plugins is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit a page with the YouTube plugin, a connection to Youtube servers is established. Youtube is informed which pages you visit. If you are logged in to your Youtube account, YouTube can assign your surfing behavior to you personally. You can prevent this by logging out of your Youtube account beforehand.

If a YouTube video is started, the provider uses cookies that collect information about user behavior.

Anyone who has deactivated the storage of cookies for the Google ad program will not have to expect such cookies when watching YouTube videos. However, YouTube also stores non-personal usage information in other cookies. If you want to prevent this, you must block the storage of cookies in the browser.

Further information on data protection at „Youtube” can be found in the data protection declaration of the provider at:


ICF takes technical and organizational security measures to protect all personal data as well as possible against accidental or unlawful deletion, alteration or loss and against unauthorized disclosure or access in cooperation with our hosting providers. However, ICF assumes no liability for damages that may arise in this context (e.B. data loss).

SSL or TLS encryption

This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or inquiries that you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from „http://” to „https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser line.

If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

Disclaimer Websites

Under no circumstances shall ICF be liable for any direct or indirect damages and consequential damages arising from the use of software, information and material from ICF’s websites.

ICF does not guarantee that any information, software, documents or other information accessible via ICF’s websites is free of viruses or other harmful components.
ICF is not liable for the topicality, correctness, completeness and quality of the information provided.

Links to other websites

Our websites contain links to other websites. ICF is not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of these other websites. In particular, ICF has not checked these linked websites (i.e. not located on its servers or within its sphere of influence) and assumes no liability for their contents, products, services, software or other offers offered on them as well as for viruses captured via these linked websites.


All documents or files made available for download on our website are provided at your own risk.



We reserve the right to adapt this data protection declaration so that it always complies with the current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the data protection declaration, e.B. when introducing new services. The new data protection declaration will then apply to your new visit.