privacy policy


Ladies and gentlemen,

Based on Article. 13 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46 / EC (General Data Protection Regulation ), hereinafter referred to as: "GDPR", and art. 8 of the General Decree on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data in the Catholic Church, issued by the Polish Bishops' Conference on March 13, 201 8, at 378. Of the Plenary Meeting in Warsaw, on the basis of can. 455 of the Code of Canon Law, in conjunction with Art. 18 of the Statute of the Polish Bishops' Conference, after obtaining the special permission of the Holy See on June 3, 2017, hereinafter referred to as: "the Decree", below we provide information on the processing of your personal data in connection with the use of the website /, hereinafter referred to as: "Website", and information on cookies:

Who will be the controller of your data?
The administrator of your data will be: Sanctuary of Our Lady of Licheń in Licheń Stary, Klasztorna 4, 62-563 Licheń Stary, tel .: 63 270 81 63; e-mail:, hereinafter referred to as: "Sanctuary".
We kindly inform you that the Sanctuary has appointed an Inspector for Personal Data Protection, which is: Father Piotr Kieniewicz, phone no. 22 642 23 71, e-mail:

For what purpose and on what legal basis will we process your data?
Your personal data will be processed in order to enable you to use the Website. Thanks to this, we are pleased to inform you about the activities of the Sanctuary, which is the legitimate interest of the data controller and is the legal basis for the processing of your personal data (Article 6 (1) (f) of the GDPR; Article 7 (1) (6) of the Decree).

The legitimate interest of the Sanctuary, for which your personal data may be processed, is also the need to ensure security related to the functioning of the Website.

The possession of your personal data by the Sanctuary is not a legal or contractual requirement, however, it is necessary for you to be able to use the Website. The processed data enable visitors to download information from the Website's servers, ensure the proper functioning of the Website, as well as the security of data belonging to the Sanctuary.

How long will we keep your data?
Personal data will be processed until the above-described legally justified interests of the Sanctuary as a data controller related to the processing of specific data are carried out.

Who can we transfer your data to?
In accordance with applicable law, we may transfer your data to entities processing it on our behalf or other data recipients, in particular IT companies cooperating with the Shrine.
Your personal data will not be transferred to third countries within the meaning of the GDPR. However, if it turns out to be necessary or justified, the transfer of your data to a third country will take place in accordance with the applicable legal regulations.

The website uses cookies. Cookies are small files saved on the user's end device (e.g. computer, tablet, phone) - a visitor to the Website. Cookies are used to authenticate visitors, correctly display the Website in a manner consistent with the visitor's preferences and to facilitate the use of the Website.
The entity that places cookies on the end device of the portal user and obtains access to them is the entity managing the Website - i.e. the Sanctuary.
Cookies contain the name of the website they come from, the storage time on the user's end device and a unique number.
The website does not automatically collect any information other than the information contained in cookies.
The Sanctuary is not responsible for the content of cookies sent by other websites that are not in the Website's domain, to which links can be found on the Website.
The settings for storing cookies can be changed in the settings of the web browser installed on the user's end device. By default, web browsers allow cookies to be stored on the user's device. Changing cookie settings may affect the way of using the Website.

What are your rights in relation to your data?
Unless the applicable legal regulations provide otherwise, you have the right to request access to data, rectification, deletion or limitation of their processing, as well as to transfer data.
In implementing the obligation resulting from the GDPR, we would like to draw your attention to the fact that - unless the applicable legal regulations provide otherwise - you have the right to object, free of charge and at any time, to the processing of your personal data by the Shrine.

If you want to exercise the above rights or have any questions regarding your personal data, please contact us directly or by e-mail.

We also inform you that you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Church Data Protection Inspector (ul. Cardinal Stefan Wyszyńskiego Street 6; 01-015 Warsaw; e-mail:


czerwiec, 2024