Privacy policy

The Dutch Violin Making School, located at Markt 17 8754 CM Makkum, is responsible for the processing of personal data as shown in this privacy statement.

Contact details:
Markt 17 8754 CM Makkum

Dirk Jacob Hamoen is the Data Protection Officer of the Dutch Violin Making School. He can be reached via

Personal data that we process

The Nederlandse Vioolbouwschool processes your personal data because you use our services and because you provide this data to us yourself. Below you will find an overview of the personal data that we process: – First and last name – Address details – E-mail address – Bank account number

Special and / or sensitive personal data that we process

Our website and / or service does not intend to collect data about website visitors who are younger than 16 years old, unless they have permission from their parents or guardian. However, we cannot check whether a visitor is older than 16. We therefore advise parents to be involved in the online activities of their children, in order to prevent data about children from being collected without parental consent. If you are convinced that we have collected personal information about a minor without this permission, please contact us via and we will delete this information.

For what purpose and on what basis we process personal data

The Dutch Violin Making School processes your personal data for the following purposes: – To handle your payment – To be able to call or e-mail you if necessary to carry out our services – The Dutch Violin Making School also processes personal data if we are legally obliged to do so such as information that we need for our tax return.

Automated decision making

The Dutch Violin Making School does not make decisions based on automated processing on matters that can have consequences for people. These are decisions taken by computer programs or systems, without involving a person (for example, an employee of the Dutch Violin Making School).

How long we keep personal data

The Dutch Violin Making School does not store your personal data longer than is strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which your data is collected.

Sharing of personal data with third parties

The Dutch Violin Making School provides exclusively to third parties and only if this is necessary for the execution of our agreement with you or to comply with a legal obligation.

Cookies, or similar techniques, that we use

The Dutch Violin Making School uses functional, analytical and tracking cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is stored in the browser of your computer, tablet or smartphone when you first visit this website. The Dutch Violin Making School uses cookies with a purely technical functionality. These ensure that the website works properly and that, for example, your preferred settings are remembered. These cookies are also used to make the website work properly and to optimize it. On your first visit to our website, we have already informed you about these cookies and we have asked for your permission to place them. You can opt out of cookies by setting your internet browser in such a way that it no longer stores cookies. In addition, you can also delete all information previously saved via the settings of your browser. See for an explanation: Cookies are also placed by third parties on this website. These are, for example, advertisers and / or the social media companies. Below an overview including Google Analytics, Facebook pixel,,

View, modify or delete data

You have the right to view, correct or delete your personal data. You also have the right to withdraw your consent to the data processing or to object to the processing of your personal data by the The Dutch Violin Making School and you have the right to data portability. This means that you can submit a request to us to send the personal data that we have about you in a computer file to you or another organization mentioned by you. You can send a request for access, correction, deletion, data transfer of your personal data or request for cancellation of your consent or objection to the processing of your personal data to To ensure that the request for access has been made by you, we ask you to send a copy of your ID with the request. Make your passport photo, MRZ (machine readable zone, the strip with numbers at the bottom of the passport), passport number and Citizen Service Number (BSN) black in this copy. This is to protect your privacy. We will respond to your request as soon as possible, but within four weeks. The Dutch Violin Making School would also like to point out that you have the opportunity to file a complaint with the national supervisory authority,