European Association of Model Railroaders and Railroad Friends

Data protection

Protecting your private life is important to us. Please note the following points from our Privacy Policy.

Area of validity

The Privacy Policy applies to all MOROP’s websites (hereinafter referred to as MOROP Websites). MOROP does not accept any guarantee for compliance with data protection regulations for external websites that are linked to MOROP Websites.

Use of information

You can visit our websites without having to provide any personal information as a matter of principle. Only impersonal usage data such as your IP address, the last page you visited, the browser you use, the date and time, etc. will be analysed anonymously for the purposes of identifying trends and improving our online services. They will not be used to identify who you are.

In certain areas, we will ask you to provide data on a voluntary basis for the purposes of improving service quality (e.g. your name, address, telephone number, email address, what sorts of information and services you are interested in, etc.).

Access to MOROP websites is measured and analysed anonymously.

Non-disclosure of personal information

Your personal data will not be sold or shared with third parties outside of MOROP. Exceptions: External service providers who process your request or order on our behalf and who handle the data required to do so. We guarantee that all recipients of your data adhere to data protection and data security requirements.


We use so-called cookies in certain cases. You can set up your browser so that a warning appears on your screen before a cookie is saved. You can also opt out of the benefits of personalised cookies, which will mean you cannot use certain services.


MOROP will only send you e-mails or e-newsletters with your consent and you can unsubscribe from these notifications at any time.

Please bear in mind that data transmitted in an unencrypted format could be read or modified by unauthorised third parties.

Storing and safeguarding your data

MOROP will take appropriate measures and use the necessary security technology to protect your data. It will be stored only for as long as is necessary for its purpose.

Queries about data protection

Please get in touch with MOROP’s data protection officer. if you have any questions or correction/deletion requests.

Amendments to this Privacy Policy

MOROP may make amendments to this Privacy Policy at any time. Please consult this policy regularly.

Legal basis

The Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection (FADP) forms the basis of this Privacy Policy.

Last updated: April 2017
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