In this privacy policy I explain how I will process your personal data and what rights you have as a customer. Sarah De Gheselle attaches great importance to your trust and therefore also to the protection of your personal data. You will therefore find our privacy policy below, which applies to the website and to the relationship between Sarah De Gheselle and you, as a (potential) customer.

1. Who am I?

Sarah De Gheselle, with registered office at Bortierlaan 22, 8660 De Panne and with company number BE 0550.880.222, is the controller of your personal data. You can contact us using the following information:

By post: Bortierlaan 22, 8860 De Panne
By email:
By phone: xxxx

2. What data is it about?

When you contact us, for example by e-mail, telephone or via the contact form on our website, your data (telephone number, postal address, e-mail address) and the information you provide us will be collected by us.

3. Requirements

Your personal data will be collected, processed and used in the following cases:

  • with your explicit permission,
  • if this is necessary to provide a service you have requested,
  • if required by law,
  • if justified by a legitimate interest.

4. For what purpose?

Your personal data is collected and processed so that Sarah De Gheselle can do the necessary for the services she offers and performs. In addition, your data will also be used to send a newsletter or to inform you of interesting novelties that occur at Sarah De Gheselle. Your personal data can also be used for marketing purposes related to the Sarah De Gheselle activities. For example, it is possible that you receive an invitation to events that Sarah De Gheselle organizes, you can receive a greeting card from Sarah De Gheselle, receive a newsletter, etc.

5. Duration?

Your personal data will be kept for as long as necessary for the performance of the service. Your invoicing data is stored for 7 years because the law prescribes this.

6. How is your data secured?

Sarah De Gheselle is organized in such a way that your data is optimally secured. Sarah De Gheselle therefore makes every reasonable effort to protect the confidentiality of your data.

7. Is your data shared with third parties?

Your personal data will only be shared with third parties in the context of Sarah De Gheselle’s activities. For example, we have to rely on a number of service providers in the context of providing our services, for example a software supplier, accountant, etc. In addition, it is also possible that your personal data is shared as a result of legal obligations. However, your personal data will never be shared with third parties outside this framework, such as for marketing or commercial purposes.

8. Which rights do you have?

In accordance with the applicable legal provisions, you have the following rights with regard to your personal data:

  • right to withdraw your consent;
  • right of inspection and/or copying;
  • right to adjustment or rectification;
  • right to erasure or the right to be forgotten;
  • right to object and
  • right to portability

You can simply exercise these rights by contacting Sarah De Gheselle. This can be done in writing by e-mail You will be contacted by returnee within a period of one month. Exercising your rights is free of charge, unless your request is manifestly unfounded and/or excessive. In the latter case, administrative costs may be charged or it may be decided not to comply with your request after notification of the reason(s) for refusal of your request.

9. Complaint options

If you have a complaint regarding the collection, use and/or processing of your personal data, you can always contact us and you also have the option to:

  • to contact the supervisory authority. The data protection authority is located at 1000 Brussels, Drukpersstraat 35.
  • You can also contact the authority by telephone (02/274.48.00), by fax (02/274.48.35), by e-mail ( and via the website Submiten and/or if you suffer damage, you can turn to the competent court.

10. Final provision

Sarah De Gheselle reserves the right to unilaterally change the privacy policy. You can always find the most recent version of the privacy policy on the website. Possible changes come into effect from publication on the website.

11. Amendments

This statement is applicable from 22/04/2021. I can unilaterally change this statement at any time. Changes will always be published on this website so that you are always aware of the statement of this website.

12. Jurisdiction clause

This statement is governed, interpreted and executed in accordance with Belgian law. Belgian law is exclusively applicable in the event of a dispute. The courts of the judicial district of West Flanders have exclusive jurisdiction, unless mandatory law provides otherwise.



What is a cookie?

A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with pages from this website and is stored by the browser on the hard drive of your computer. The information stored therein can be sent back to our servers on a subsequent visit. A cookie is a file containing an ID (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies are small pieces of data stored in a visitor’s browser. They are usually used to track what settings users have selected and what actions they have taken on a site.

Cookies cannot be used to identify individuals, a cookie can only identify a machine. Cookies generally do not contain information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained through cookies.

Who is responsible for the use of cookies on this website?

Sarah De Gheselle 
Bortierlaan 22, 8660 De Panne
BE 0550.880.222

Which cookies does Sarah De Gheselle use and why?

Different types of cookies can be placed via our various online services. The cookies can be divided into different categories, which we list for you below. The cookies below are certainly not all placed at the same time via our website or (mobile) applications.

Necessary functional cookies

Necessary functional cookies are cookies that are necessary to use our online services properly. We use these cookies to guarantee the following benefits, among others:

  • Remember information that you enter or indicate on the various pages. This way you do not always have to fill in or indicate all your data or preferences again.
  • Save settings for optimal video playback, such as the desired buffer size and the resolution data of your screen.
  • Read your browser settings in order to display our website optimally on your screen.
  • Load the website evenly, so that it remains accessible at all times.
  • Let you comment on our website and in our apps.

No permission is required for the use of these cookies and they cannot be disabled.

Statistical cookies

Statistical cookies collect general information about how our online services are used. We can make statistical analyzes of the information we get in this way. How did you end up on our webpage? On which (mobile) application do you spend the most time? Statistical results allow us to make and improve the structure, navigation and content of our online services as user-friendly as possible.

Advertising cookies

Advertising cookies track your surfing behavior on our websites to compile your user profile. This profile is then used to show you advertisements that match your personal interests. Advertising cookies can only collect data that tells something about your media use. Personal identification data such as your name or address, which you have entered in your Maison Botanique profile for example, are not used for this. We will always ask for your permission to display customized advertisements on our online services. We do this via the cookie settings that appear on your screen when you use one of our online services. You can always withdraw your consent via the same settings.

Recommendation Cookies

Recommendation Cookies – just like advertising cookies – track your surfing behavior to compile your user profile. That profile is then used to provide you with a media experience that matches your interests. These cookies tell us something about your use of our online services, so that we can make more targeted recommendations and suggestions. Furthermore, these cookies ensure that the programs you have already watched do not appear again as a suggestion. In this way we hope to introduce you to new programs and information that you find fascinating, and that you may not have thought of immediately.  

Social media cookies

Social media cookies are used to enable the integration of social networking sites on our website. Our online services may contain embedded elements from third parties. This may concern content that is stored with another party, but that is displayed on, in or via our online services. Furthermore, content can be shared by buttons via social networking sites on our online services. Examples of those social media are Facebook, Google+, YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitter. Those third parties may place cookies through our online services to collect data. We ourselves have no influence on what those social media do with their cookies. For more information about these cookies, please refer to the statements made by third parties on their own websites. Please note that these statements can change regularly.

Google Analytics

A cookie is placed via our website from the company Google, as part of the ‘Analytics’ service. We use this service to keep track of and to get reports on how visitors use the website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or if third parties process the information on behalf of Google. We have no influence on this. We have not allowed Google to use the obtained analytics information for other Google services. For more information, read the Google Analytics Privacy Statement.

An overview of which cookies we actually use:

  • Site ground:
  • Flodesk: Personal information provided when subscribing to the freebies or newsletter is stored in Flodesk. Flodesk is also used as a communication tool to keep you informed about news on the website.
    Google Analytics & Jetpack WordPress Plugin: Sarah De Gheselle visitor statistics are collected to track the productivity of this website, but this data is not combined with personally identifiable information. This site does not store any of this information in a separate database and does not use it for any other purpose.
  • WordPress plugins: Data collected by WordPress plugins is not stored in a separate database.
  • Google Adsense & Affiliate Links: If you click on a third party ad or affiliate link on Sarah De Gheselle, this third party website may record information about your visit or any personal information you provide. Sarah De Gheselle has no insight or control over whether and how this happens. It is recommended to consult the privacy policies of third party websites to know how they handle this data. Sarah De Gheselle participates in advertising networks that use cookies to track the activity of the user who clicks on these advertisements, in order to deliver content advertisements that appeal to the user. This website  does not produce content that could lead to a conflict of interest.

How long do cookies remain on my device?

How long a cookie remains on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a ‘persistent cookie’ or a ‘session cookie’. Session Cookies only remain on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies remain on your computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.

Own and third-party cookies

Own cookies are cookies that are from Instagram. Third party cookies are cookies that are placed on your device by another party through our Service. Third-party cookies may be placed on your device by someone who provides a service to Instagram, for example by helping us understand how our service is used. Third-party cookies may also be placed on your device by business partners so that they can use them to advertise products and services elsewhere on the internet.

How can you change your cookie settings?

If you want to disable or delete certain cookies or adjust your cookie settings, go to the cookie settings at the bottom of each page. We point out that web browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings can usually be found in the ‘Options’ or ‘Preferences’ menu of your web browser. To better understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. If not, you should consult the ‘Help’ function in your web browser for more details.

Note: If you set your browser to disable cookies or other technologies, you may not be able to access certain parts of our Service and other parts of our Service may not function properly.t