Disclaimer & terms of use

Thank you very much for visiting and using HR E-PRTR platform. As the operator of this register, the Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu offers you a wide variety of data intended to improve public access to information on pollutant releases and to promote citizens' participation in the decision-making process on environmental matters. The platform is operated to ensure the best possible access to up-to-date emission of big installations coevered under E-PRTR European regulation.

The information on this site is subject to a disclaimer, a copyright notice and rules related to personal data protection.

1. Disclaimer

This website is launched in the framework of Twinning project n° HR 14 IB EN 01 “Improvement of Croatian Environment Pollutant Register (Croatian EPR) and its Integration into Croatian Environmental Information System (CEIS)” hosted by Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu and under financing of European Commission. However it reflects the views only of the authors, and the agency Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein. The Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu maintains this website to enhance public access to information reported to the European Commission for the implementation of Regulation (EC) No 166/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the establishment of a European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register and amending Council Directives 91/689/EEC and 96/61/EC”1 (the ‘E-PRTR Regulation’) adopted on 18th January 2006.

Our goal is to keep this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. However, the Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site.

This information is:

  • of a general nature only and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity;
  • not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up to date;
  • sometimes linked to external sites over which Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu have no control and for which Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu assume no responsibility;
  • not professional or legal advice (if you need specific advice, you should always consult a suitably qualified professional).

It is our goal to minimize disruption caused by technical errors. However some data or information on this site may have been created or structured in files or formats that are not error-free and we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by such problems. Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu accepts no responsibility with regard to such problems incurred as a result of using this site or any linked external sites.

This disclaimer is not intended to limit the liability of Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu in contravention of any requirements laid down in applicable national law nor to exclude its liability for matters which may not be excluded under that law.


2. Copyright notice Creative common licence icon

HR E-PRTR platform by Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at www.oieau.fr

This website is the property of Twinning project n°HR 14 IB EN 01, for the beneficiary Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu.

Contact: info@azo.hr – Project manager: Holger Böken

The general reproduction structure of texts, animated images or otherwise and any other component of the Website are the sole property of Twinning project n°HR 14 IB EN 01. Any total or partial representation of this Website by any process whatsoever without the express authorization of the Natural Water Retention Measures project is forbidden and shall constitute unauthorized reproduction penalized by law on intellectual property under Croatian law.

All of the rights of reproduction are reserved, including downloadable documents (logos, photos, catalogues, booklets, brochures, and any type of information whatsoever...). Downloadable documents are also protected by copyright.

Similarly, databases appearing on the Website, which is protected by the provisions of the Intellectual Property Code concerning incorporation of the European directive of March 11, 1996 regarding the legal protection of databases produced by Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu.

User or visitor of the Website are encouraged to install a hyperlink to this Website and inform Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu on condition that proper credit is given that the source of the contents is azo.hr, and provided that the links

  • are not used in a defamatory context or appear on any illegal or anti-constitutional websites,
  • are not used in a way that suggests commercial sale of goods and services,
  • do not appear next to or in connection with advertisement, and
  • remain free and universally accessible.

Please note that any linking to our website does not constitute grounds for mutual reciprocity.

The reuse is subject to the reuse policy of the European Commission implemented by a Decision of 12 December 2011.


3. Personal Data Protection

* As the user, you are informed, in accordance with Croatian law on the protection of data, files and civil liberties, that any optional data you may choose to provide when completing the forms located on the Website allowing us to respond to your request, are solely intended for the HR E-PRTR platform, which is responsible for the processing of the data, for administrative and business management purposes.

* You are informed that you have a right to access and rectify all personal data regarding you by writing to the Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu, Radnička cesta 80/7, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia.

* The HR E-PRTR platform is committed to European Union policy on user privacy.

* The policy on "protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions" is based on Regulation (EC) N° 45/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2000.

* Although you can browse through most of the current website without giving any information about yourself, in some cases, personal information is required. Such information will be treated it according to the policy described in the Regulation mentioned above and the specific objective described on the website form, focussing mainly on providing interactive communication services and possibilities for a registered user to contribute to the project.

The specific privacy policy statement of this website is the following:

* We collect via the contact form your contact details and fields of expertise and/or interest to allow us involve you in the improvement of the website. The information will not be re-used for an incompatible purpose;

* Your information is solely disclosed to the partners of the HR E-PRTR platform and national authority of the country. We will only disclose information to third parties if that is necessary for the fulfilment of the purpose(s) identified above. We will not divulge your personal data for direct marketing purposes;

* By clicking on the “Send message” you give your unambiguous consent to HR E-PRTR platform to use your data for the above purpose.

* If you have queries or complaints, please contact the webmaster at info@azo.hr

How do we treat e-mails you send us?

* When using the "Contact" button, you activate a specific form that invites you to send your comments to a specific functional mailbox.

* When you send such a message, your personal data is collected only to the extent necessary to reply. If the management team of the mailbox is unable to answer your question, it will forward your e-mail to another expert. You will be informed, via e-mail, about which expert your question has been forwarded to.

* If you have any questions about the processing of your e-mail and related personal data, do not hesitate to include them in your message.


4. Creation and development of the website

Office International de l’Eau (OIEau) for Twinning project n°HR 14 IB EN 01


5. Hosting and management of the website

Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu


6. Copyrights

HR E-PRTR platform by Office International de l'Eau is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at www.oieau.fr.


7. Contact

1- Office International de l’Eau (OIEau) 15 rue Edouard Chamberland 87065 LIMOGES cedex

2- Hrvatska agencija za okoliš i prirodu
     Radnička cesta 80/7
     10000 Zagreb
     centrala: + 385 1 4886 840
     telefax: + 385 1 4826 173
     e-mail za upite novinara: branka.ilakovac@azo.hr
     e-mail za ostale upite: info@azo.hr

     Uredovno vrijeme urudžbenog zapisnika za građane je od ponedjeljka do petka od 8:30 do 15:30 sati.


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