Information concerning implementation of data protection requirements at the Regional Board of Finance, Department of Compensation Claims, in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Information on data protection

The Regional Financial Authority (Landesamt für Finanzen - LfF) of Rhineland Palatinate will make every effort to ensure the accuracy and topicality of all of the information and data contained  on its website. However, any liability or guarantee as regards up-to-datedness, correctness or completeness of the information and data made available shall be excluded. Under no circumstances will any liability be accepted  for damage resulting from the use or application of the information that was obtained.

The LfF reserves the right to make amendments, modifications or additions to the information or data made available at any time and without prior notice.

When accessing the LfF website, the following data will be saved in a log file:

  • anonymised IP address (the IP address is anonymised by deleting half of it),
  • date and time of access,
  • called-up page or name of the retrieved file, as the case may be,
  • notification as to whether the page was successfully accessed or the file successfully retrieved, as the case may be,
  • volume of data transmitted,
  • type of web browser and operating system used on the client side

30 days after the end of the day of access, the log file will be deleted automatically. The aforementioned information and data will be used exclusively for statistic purposes and to ensure proper operation. No personal user profiles will be created. There will be no disclosure to third parties. This internet presence does not use any techniques targeting at tracing or evaluating the access habits of individual users.

When individual pages are called up, so-called temporary cookies are used. These session cookies do not contain any personal data and will be deleted automatically after the session has expired when your web browser is closed down.

The LfF does not use any Java applets or Active X controls.

In certain cases, personal data such as name, address or information regarding availability are required in order to be able to use the services. Insofar as they are processed, the type, extent, and purpose of processing will be stated in the respective context. You consent to this processing by entering the requested data. You can withdraw your consent from the LfF at any time with effect for the future. This will not cause you any disadvantages.


The web analysis service Matomo is used to collect statistical data on the use of this website. No personal data is collected during the transmission of the statistical data.

Nevertheless, you have the option to object to the collection of your - already anonymized - usage behavior. To do so, please click on the checkbox below to switch the Matomo web analysis service off or on. This will save or delete a Matomo deactivation cookie.

Please note that the Matomo deactivation cookie will also be deleted if you clean up cookies stored by your browser. You also have to carry out the deactivation procedure again if you work on another computer or use another web browser.

Should you have any further questions regarding data protection, please contact: e-mail address: datenschutz(at) Insofar, the official data protection officer of the LfF is always at your disposal for questions.

The LfF would like to point out that any content that you send to us in an e-mail will be sent unencrypted. Therefore it can not be guaranteed that data and contents that are worth being protected will be safeguarded against unauthorised access and corruption during transmission.