Data protection

Information on data protection for visitors to the Megasat Werke GmbHwebsite
Megasat Werke GmbH processes data concerning your person. This information explains the details.


1. person responsible for data processing

Your data will be processed by:

Megasat Werke GmbH
Brückenstraße 2a
D-97618 Niederlauer

Phone: +49 (0) 97 71 / 63 56 71 00
Fax: +49 (0) 97 71 / 63 56 71 44


2. details of data processing

Your data will be processed as follows:

Access data in server log files:
Only access data without personal reference is stored, such as the name of your Internet service provider, the page from which you visit us, the names of the files called up and their retrieval data. This data is used exclusively to ensure the trouble-free operation of the site and for statistical purposes and does not allow any conclusions to be drawn about your person

Contract execution:
For the purpose of contract processing and handling your enquiries, we collect the personal data you provide us with in connection with your order or when contacting us (e.g. via contact form or e-mail) or when opening a customer account. You will be informed in the respective contact form about which data is collected. After complete processing of the contract or deletion of your customer account, your data will be blocked for further use and deleted after the expiry of the tax and commercial law retention periods (6 years or 10 years), unless you have expressly consented to further use of your data or we reserve the right to use your data in a manner that goes beyond this and is permitted by law. The deletion of your customer account is possible at any time and can be done by sending a message to the contact possibility described above.

Use of data and forwarding for contract fulfilment:
For the purpose of providing a service or sending goods, we use your personal data required to fulfil the contract. This includes in particular the transfer of your data to transport companies, credit companies or other services used to provide the service or contract processing. Legal basis Article 6(1)(b) DSGVO.
Depending on which payment service provider you select in the order process, we will pass on the payment data collected for this purpose to the credit institution commissioned with the payment and, if applicable, to the payment service provider commissioned by us or to the selected payment service for the processing of payments.
In some cases, the selected payment service providers also collect this data themselves if you open an account there. In this case, you must log on to the payment service provider with your access data during the ordering process. In this respect, the data protection declaration of the respective payment service provider applies.

E-mail newsletter:
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter.
In order to ensure that the newsletter is sent by mutual agreement, we use the so-called double opt-in procedure. In the course of this, the potential recipient can be included in a distribution list. Subsequently, the user receives a confirmation e-mail to confirm the registration in a legally secure manner. The address will only be actively included in the distribution list if confirmation is received.
We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and offers.
As newsletter software Newsletter2Go is used. Your data will be transmitted to the Newsletter2Go GmbH. Newsletter2Go is not allowed to sell your data and use it for other purposes than for sending newsletters. Newsletter2Go is a German, certified provider, which was selected according to the requirements of the Data Protection Basic Regulation and the Federal Data Protection Act.
You can find further information here:
You can revoke your consent to the storage of your data, your e-mail address and its use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example by clicking on the "Unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.
The data protection measures are always subject to technical innovations. For this reason, we ask you to inform yourself about our data protection measures at regular intervals by consulting our data protection declaration.

Information to public Stellen:
The data collected in the context of an enquiry, registration or an order is stored on the server of the Megasat Werke GmbHfor the duration of the retention periods required by tax and commercial law. By order of the competent public authorities (authorities, courts or third parties commissioned by them), we may in individual cases provide information about the data collected, insofar as this is necessary for the purposes of criminal prosecution, danger prevention, the fulfilment of the legal tasks of the constitution protection authorities or the enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Privacy policy for the use of Facebook plugins (Like-Button)
Our pages integrate plugins from the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like-Button" ("Like") on our page. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: When you visit our pages, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established via the plugin. Facebook thereby receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click the Facebook "Like-Button" while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our pages on your Facebook profile. This enables Facebook to assign visits to our pages to your user account. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Facebook. You can find further information on this in the privacy policy of facebook at

If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign visits to our pages to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.


In order to make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, we use so-called cookies on various pages. These are small text files that are stored on your end device. Some of the cookies used by us are deleted again after the end of the browser session, i.e. after closing your browser (so-called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your end device and enable us to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies). When you call up our website you have already decided whether or not you expressly agree to its use.

Use of Google (Universal) Analytics:
This website uses Google (Universal) Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ( Google (Universal) Analytics uses methods that enable an analysis of your use of the website, such as so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer. The generated information about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. By activating IP anonymization on this website, the IP address is shortened before transmission within the member states of the European Union or in other states that are parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The anonymised IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data. When you call up our website you have already decided whether or not you expressly agree to its use.


3. your rights

Information, deletion and other rights:
You can obtain information about the data stored about you at any time (Article 15 of the European Data Protection Basic Regulation). In addition, you have the right to rectify and erase your data, to limit the processing and to transfer data provided, subject to the conditions laid down by law in Articles 16 to 21 of the European Data Protection Basic Regulation.

You have the right to contact the company's data protection officer at any time with any complaints regarding the processing of your data. His contact details are given above. You also have the right to complain to any data protection supervisory authority. The supervisory authority responsible for the company is mentioned above.

If data processing is based on your consent, you may revoke this consent at any time with effect for the future. If data processing is based on our legitimate interest, you may object to this processing at any time for reasons arising from your particular situation. We will only process your data if there are demonstrably compelling reasons for doing so that are worthy of protection, which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms or if the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

Please address your respective request to the contact details given above.