Data Protection

Instructions for use

Personal data

Caritas will use the data you have provided in the sense of the Data Protection Act (EU-DSGVO) exclusively in the context of information about the work of Caritas. Data will only be transmitted internally to Caritas to the regional diocesan Charitas department responsible for you.

Data protection officer of Caritas Austria: Sepp Himmelbauer

Responsible for fundraising and use: MMag. Bernd Wachter


Applied “cookies” are used to save features like the size of the view, contrast selection. However, no personal data is collected via cookies.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; However, please be aware that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.


Caritas endeavors to respect the copyrights of the graphics, images, audio files, video sequences and texts used in all publications.

The copyright for published and self-created images, graphics etc … remains solely with the author or with Caritas.


Caritas assumes no responsibility for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided on the website

All offers are non-binding. Caritas expressly reserves the right to change, supplement or delete parts of the website or the entire offer without prior notice, or to discontinue publication temporarily or permanently.


Caritas has no influence on the content of other homepages referred to in external links. We assume no liability for the accuracy, timeliness or possible illegal content or privacy policy of these other websites.

If you have any questions about the privacy policy of Caritas, you can contact us by email at

Data Analysis Tool

This website is using Matomo, a free and open-source web analytics service ( Matomo uses so-called “cookies”, external files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. Matomo supports the highest user privacy requirements. Additionally, we use the feature “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP-Masking). Only Caritas Austria is having insight in the data collected, it is not transferred to third parties or companies.

We only use this information to evaluate your use of our website, to compile reports on website activity and internet usage. None of the data collected is connected to any other information or data.

By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you in the manner and for the purposes set out above.


Österreichische Caritaszentrale (Caritas Austria)
1160 Wien, Albrechtskreithgasse 19-21
Tel.: +43 1/488 31 – 0
DVR 0602329