(WITH DATA SUBJECT’S CONSENT) in accordance with art.13 of EU Regulation 2016/679

This document provides information on how personal data are processed by the Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano, in compliance with the current data protection rules, in particular, the EU Regulation 2016/679 “GDPR”.

Data Controller: Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano, with registered office in Via John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 18, 42124 Reggio Emilia (RE), contactable at: tel. 0522-307741, email:

The Data Controller may be contacted for any information or request regarding this processing. The following informations are provided in accordance with art.13 of EU Regulation 2016/679 “GDPR”.

Processing Methods: Personal data can be: collected, registered, organized, storaged, consultated, processed, modificated, selected, extracted, comparised, used, interconnected, blocked, communicated, deleted and destroyed, with and without the aid of electronic, automated, computerised or telematic tools, according to art. 4 n. 2 of the GDPR.

Processing Purposes: Pursuant to art. 13, paragraph 1, lett. c) of EU Regulation 2016/679, the Data Controller uses the data collected for the purposes indicated below and to fulfill a legal obligation. In particular:

  • joining the Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano Community: membership in the Community is for direct marketing purposes; for example, sending with automated contact methods (such as sms, Whats Apps, e-mails, social networks, instant messaging applications, push notifications) promotional and commercial communications relating to services / products offered by the Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano or communications of corporate events , as well as measuring the level of customer satisfaction and doing market surveys and statistical analyzes;

Legal Bases for the Processing of Personal Data: art. 6, par. 1, lett. a) consent of the data subject; art. 6, par. 1, lett. b) contract execution; art. 6, par. 1, lett. c) legal obligation.

Data Retention: in case of consent, the data will be reteined until the Data Subject’s revocation.

Data Recipients: For the above-mentioned purposes, personal data may be communicated to the following categories of recipients,who will process them in their capacity as Data Processors and/or as natural persons, acting under the authority of the Data Controller and Data Processor. In particular:

  • Marketing facility Companies
  • Companies offering services necessary to pursue the purposes listed in this document (media agencies, IT suppliers ...). In any case, data may be transmitted to subjects authorised to access them by national or EU laws or regulations (e.g. public safety authorities, judicial authorities and police).

Categories of Data Processed: Name, surname, date of birth, gender, nationality, postal code, e-mail address, telephone number, residency.

Transfers of Data to Third Countries and Safeguards: Data will not be transferred to non-EU countries or to International Organizations. Electronic systems are located in Italy and no transfer of personal data takes place outside of Italy.

Data Subject Rights: Data Subjects can exercise the rights of: access to personal data, rectification, cancellation, opposition, limitation of the processing purposes and portability of their data, pursuant to art. 15 and following of the GDPR. Data Subjects who believe that the processing of their personal data violates the GDPR and national legislation provisions have the right to submit a complaint to the Data Protection Authority, or seek a judicial remedy. The Provision of personal data, listed above, is necessary to join the Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano Community and the related services, offered by the Data Controller.

Contact Us: Data Subject can exercise their rights and contact the Data Controller by sending an email to: