Privacy Statement


La Forêt, a company having its registered office at Brusselsesteenweg 650 3090 Overijse (Belgium), is the controller of the personal data collected through this website, meaning it determines the purposes and means to process such personal data.

La Forêt is committed to protecting your personal data in a transparent, secure and lawful manner.

The legislation applicable to such personal data processing by La Forêt is EU Regulation 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data.

La Forêt reserves its right to modify the terms of the present privacy statement, in order to comply at all times with legal rules and market practices. The revised privacy statement shall be in use as soon as it is available online, it is therefore recommended that you always read it when entering La Forêt website.


Personal Data Collected and Processed


Although the consultation of most of the information available in this site does not require you to disclose personal data, some parts of the site might require that you provide La Forêt with such data.

The personal data collected and processed though this website will be limited to a minimal amount of personal data, and La Forêt will in any case ask you for your explicit consent before collecting and processing such data.


Purposes of Personal Data Collecting and Processing


By registering your personal data in this website, you agree that La Forêt may register, collect and process them for the following purposes:

- To answer the requests you have sent through the sites;
- To test and monitor the quality of the website;
- To comply with legal and regulatory requirements;

The personal data shall be stored for as long as required in order to fulfil the purposes for which they have been collected.

La Forêt shall not communicate your personal data to third parties for commercial purposes. The personal data you provide La Forêt with might be subject to transfer to subcontractors or service providers whose intervention is necessary to achieve one of the above-mentioned purposes. In this case, La Forêt will impose to the third parties an adequate and similar level of protection of your personal data, by means of appropriate contract provisions.


Protection of the Personal Data Collected and Processed


Access to personal data collected by La Forêt during your visit of this website is restricted to the persons who strictly need them in order to perform their duties. La Forêt has also developed adequate internal guidelines that its employees are bound to comply with when handling your personal data.

La Forêt has put in place all reasonable technical measures in order to safely store your personal data and safeguard them against unauthorized access, modification or destruction.

As the data you provide La Forêt with are entered via the internet, which is an open and unprotected network, La Forêt cannot guarantee the security of the data during the transfer. The same applies to e-mails you send to La Forêt. La Forêt therefore strongly recommends you not to send any sensitive information through this communication channel.


What are your rights and how to protect them


You have the right to (i) request access, modification, deletion of your personal data collected by La Forêt (ii) withdraw any consent provided to La Forêt in relation to your personal data (ii) make use of your personal data’s portability, if applicable.

These rights can be exercised free of charge by sending a dated request to La Forêt , accompanied by a copy of your identification document, to the following email address:

Should you have subscribed online to an information service or newsletter, you have the possibility to cancel such subscription at any time, either directly online or by addressing La Forêt an email request to that effect, to the following address:

You can also find information on the protection of your personal data or on claim filing by consulting the website of the Belgian data protection authority,

Cookie Statement


This Cookie Statement provides information regarding cookies, and applies to the site as well as any websites, branded pages on third party platforms (such as Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter or Vimeo), and applications accessed or used through such websites or third party platforms (“La Forêt Sites”) which are operated by or on behalf of La Forêt , company incorporated in Belgium, with enterprise number 476.317.510 and whose registered office is located at Brusselsesteenweg 650 3090 Overijse (Belgium)

By using La Forêt Sites, you accept the use of cookies and similar technologies for the purposes La Forêt describes hereinafter in accordance with this Cookie Statement. If you do not agree to La Forêt ’ use of cookies in this way, you should set your browser settings accordingly or not use La Forêt Sites. Please note that if you disable the cookies that La Forêt uses, this may impact your user experience while on La Forêt Sites.

La Forêt uses cookies within the framework of its Privacy Statement. You can find more information about the data collected, why La Forêt collects personal data and how it uses it and your rights in La Forêt Privacy Statement.
La Forêt reserves the right to amend this Cookie Statement at any time and without notice. Please refer to this Cookie Statement from time to time to review these and/or new additional information.


What is a cookie?


A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your internet-abled device (e.g. personal computer, smartphone etc.) when you visit a website.  This small piece of data contains information that is transferred to your device. This information is sent back to the website on each subsequent visit, and thus, the cookie allows the website to "remember" your actions or preferences over time.  A cookie enables the website to identify the device on which it is stored, until such cookie reaches its expiry date.

Cookies do not damage your device and cannot deliver viruses. They are not able to run automatically. Furthermore, cookies do not collect any information on your device or in your personal files.


How and why does La Forêt use cookies?


The deposit of cookies by La Forêt Sites enhances your online experience by allowing La Forêt to save your preferences for your next visit.  These cookies contain information such as users' language preference, so that you do not have to enter this information again the next time you visit La Forêt Sites. Some cookies make sure that the graphics on La Forêt Sites appear correctly, others that an La Forêt Sites application works properly.

Cookies that La Forêt uses also aim at obtaining statistics and analysing web traffic and how the various sections of La Forêt Sites are used, thus enabling La Forêt to improve online experience on La Forêt Sites.

What types of cookies does La Forêt use?


3.1. Cookies used on La Forêt Sites


You may encounter the following categories of cookies by browsing La Forêt Sites:


3.1.1. Necessary cookies


Necessary cookies are required for the operation of La Forêt Sites. These cookies are essential to make La Forêt Sites work correctly. They include cookies that remember previous actions (e.g. entered text) when navigating back to a page in the same session. These cookies do not identify you as an individual. If you do not accept necessary cookies, it may affect the performance of La Forêt Sites or parts of it.


3.1.2. Functionality cookies


Functionality cookies are used to recognise you when you return to La Forêt Sites and to remember the choices you made (such as your language or the region you are in) to enable La Forêt to personalise its content for you. These cookies can also enable visitors to watch videos and engage with social tools, such as social media platforms. The information the functionality cookies collect may include personally identifiable information that you have disclosed. If you do not accept functionality cookies, it may affect the performance and functionality of La Forêt Sites and may restrict access to contents on La Forêt Sites.


3.1.3. Analytical/Performance cookies


Analytical/performance cookies allow La Forêt to recognise and count the number of visitors and help La Forêt understand how visitors interact with La Forêt Sites by providing information about, among others, the areas visited, the time spent on La Forêt Sites and any issues encountered. This helps La Forêt to improve the way La Forêt Sites work (e.g. by ensuring that you are finding what you are looking for easily). This information is essential in helping La Forêt to continuously improve La Forêt Sites. Performance cookies do not identify you as an individual. All data is collected and aggregated anonymously.


3.1.4. Advertising/Targeting cookies


Advertising/targeting cookies record your visit to La Forêt Sites, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. La Forêt will use this information to make La Forêt Sites and the advertising more relevant to you and your interests. The advertising cookies may be used to deliver targeted advertising and to help La Forêt measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. La Forêt may also share this information with third parties (including advertisers) for this purpose. Most advertising cookies track users via their IP address and may collect personally identifiable information. Please note that all these categories will not be used on each La Forêt Site separately.


3.2. Does La Forêt use third party cookies?


Some cookies set on La Forêt Sites can only be read by La Forêt Sites. They are known as ‘first party cookies’.
La Forêt Sites also place cookies which can be read by websites owned by third parties (e.g. Google, Facebook): the so-called ‘third party cookies’. A third party cookie is a cookie that is set on La Forêt Sites by partner companies. Third party cookies are subject to third party privacy policies.

La Forêt Sites may contain third party cookies (e.g. delivered by advertising agencies, analytics providers, etc.) enabling them to collect browsing information on your device.

La Forêt may choose to include in La Forêt Sites some third party applications that provide you with the possibility to share content with third parties or to let other users know you visited La Forêt Sites. Social network platforms (e.g. Facebook, Linkedin, Vimeo, Twitter, etc.) which offer these functionalities may identify you even though you do not use these functionalities on La Forêt Sites. Such functionalities allow social network platforms to track information about your visit to La Forêt Sites whenever your social network account is active while visiting La Forêt Sites.

La Forêt does not control how these third party websites collect your personal data while you are visiting La Forêt Sites. La Forêt invites you to read the privacy policies of these third party websites to find out how they use the data they collect. The privacy policies of these third party websites provide you information about how to manage your preferences on your social networks accounts.


How can I control or delete cookies?


4.1. Choices offered by your browser


At any time, you can set your browser to accept or reject cookies from La Forêt Sites, either globally or cookie by cookie. You can also set your browser so that cookies’ acceptance or rejection will be offered to you each time a cookie is about to be stored on your device.
Please be aware that disabling cookies may impact your user experience and may prevent you from using part of La Forêt Sites. Indeed, some of the cookies La Forêt uses are essential for parts of La Forêt Sites to operate. You may delete and block all cookies from La Forêt Sites, but that may result in parts of La Forêt Sites not working as intended.

La Forêt cannot be held liable for all consequences resulting from the minimised access to our services as a result of cookies you previously deleted or rejected.


4.2. How to manage cookie settings in your browser?


You can block or delete cookies in most web browsers and you should be able to block cookies by activating the feature on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of some or all cookies. The “help” menu in your browser or operating system user manual should provide you with all necessary information about how to set your preferences.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, please visit:
For more information on cookies and their use, please visit the Belgian Privacy Commission’s website.