Privacy policy

Privacy policy
Responsible and transparent handling of personal data is a very high priority for the companies of the Pittel+Brausewetter Group.

With this data protection declaration, we inform you about the type, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by our company. In addition, this data protection declaration informs data subjects about the data subject rights to which they are entitled.

Personal data is always processed in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and in accordance with national data protection regulations.

Name and address of the person responsible
The responsible person within the meaning of the GDPR is:
Pittel+Brausewetter Holding GmbH
Gußhausstraße 16
1041 Vienna
T + 43 50 828-1000

What data do we process?
We process personal data provided to us by our business partners and such data that is required for the provision of the service. Relevant personal data are personal details (e.g. name, address and other contact details), identification data, order data (e.g. contract data, billing data, bank data).

For what and on what legal basis do we process your data?
The personal data we collect in the course of providing our services will be processed for the purposes of fulfilling the contract in accordance with the relevant contractual documents and our terms and conditions.

The legal basis for this processing is Art 6 (1) lit b DSGVO (contract performance and pre-contractual measures), insofar as the data subject is a contractual partner himself, and Art 6 (1) lit f DSGVO (legitimate interests of Pittel+Brausewetter Group and the customer in the provision of the agreed services) and Art 9 (2) lit f DSGVO (assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims). Significant parts of this processing are required by law (e.g. tax regulations, bookkeeping and accounting).

Who receives their data?
Within the Pittel+Brausewetter Group, access to your data is only granted to those offices that require it for the fulfilment of contractual and legal obligations or for processing on the basis of legitimate interest. In addition, Pittel+Brausewetter Group may transfer personal data to other recipients (e.g. authorities and clients) in order to fulfil legal notification obligations and contractual obligations. Data is only transferred to countries outside the EU if it is necessary or legally required for the execution of Pittel+Brausewetter Group orders.

How long will your data be stored?
The data will be stored for as long as is necessary for the Pittel+Brausewetter Group to fulfil its contractual and legal obligations. Business partner master data (including authorised representative bodies, contact persons) as well as order history are stored until the termination of the business relationship and archived beyond this until the expiry of the warranty, limitation and statutory retention periods. Civil law limitation periods can be up to 30 years in individual cases.

What data protection rights do you have?
According to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), every data subject has the right to information about the personal data we process about them, as well as the right to rectification, the right to erasure, the right to restriction of processing, and the right to data transfer. In addition, there is a right of appeal to the competent data protection authority. Consent given can be revoked at any time.

Data subjects can contact to exercise their data protection rights or if they have any questions about data protection on the part of the Pittel+Brausewetter Group.

Data protection in applications and the application process

Data protection in applications and the application process
Pittel+Brausewetter as the responsible party collects and processes the personal data of applicants for the purpose of processing the application. The processing may also take place electronically (e-mail or career portal and If the Pittel+Brausewetter Group concludes a service contract with an applicant, the transmitted data will be stored for the implementation of the employment relationship. If no employment relationship is concluded with Pittel+Brausewetter Group, your documents will be automatically deleted no later than six months after notification of the rejection decision, provided that no other legitimate interests of Pittel+Brausewetter Group oppose deletion or the applicant has given consent for further processing. If your application is not for a specific position in the career portal (unsolicited application), your data may be forwarded to a company of the Pittel+Brausewetter Group for mutual legitimate interest in accordance with your qualifications.

Contact option via our website
Our website enables you to contact the Pittel+Brausewetter Group in an uncomplicated manner. If you contact us by e-mail, the data you provide will be automatically stored and used exclusively for responding to your contact.

Is user behaviour on the website analysed?

If cookies are used on our website, we will inform you that our website uses cookies when you visit our website in accordance with the EU Cookie Directive. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard drive when you visit our website.

A distinction must be made between
a) “Session cookies” which are automatically deleted when the browser is closed, depending on the settings of your browser program.

b) “Permanent cookies” which are stored with an expiry date and remain when the browser is closed.
To ensure that the notice on the use of cookies is not displayed each time you visit the website after confirming with OK, a permanent cookie “cb-enabled” is stored for this purpose for a period of 365 days.
On our website, we also use so-called “session cookies” to make it easier for you to use our websites and to ensure basic website functions. These cookies do not retrieve any information stored about you on your hard drive and do not affect your PC or its files. Most browsers are set to accept cookies automatically. However, you can deactivate the storage of cookies or set your browser to notify you when cookies are sent.
For more information on cookies and how they work, see:

Pittel+Brausewetter s.r.o.

Stará Vajnorská 1, 831 04 Bratislava


Phone: +421 2 6828 4000