Privacy and cookies

The purpose of this section is to provide you with complete information on the procedures for processing your personal data collected from the Site, as well as on your rights regarding the protection of personal data.

You may submit certain personal data by responding to the forms provided to you on the Site.

LE MONT DE LA COSTE, as data controller, undertakes to comply with the provisions in force relating to the protection of personal data, in particular Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of personal data (hereinafter “GDPR”), Law 78-17 of 6 January 1978 on information technology, files and freedoms known as “Information technology and freedoms”, amended by Law no. 2018-493 of 20 June 2018 on the protection of personal data (hereinafter referred to together “Personal Data Regulations”).

1. Identity of the data controller

LE MONT DE LA COSTE, a simplified joint stock company with its registered office at Z.A.C. de l’Empereur – 19200 Ussel, France, processes your personal data as the data controller as part of the use of its Site which is accessible at the following address: (hereinafter “the Site”).

2. Purposes and legal grounds for the processing of your personal data

In accordance with Personal Data Regulations, LE MONT DE LA COSTE collects personal data only when it has legal grounds for this purpose and for the following main purpose:

  • the processing and response to your requests sent online via the contact forms on the Site.

Legal basis for this processing: the legitimate interest of LE MONT DE LA COSTE in order to maintain and develop its relationship with its customers and prospects and to respond to general information requests from consumers (Article 6.1-f of GDPR)

All personal data are collected and processed in a strictly confidential manner. The personal data collected are used solely for the purpose for which they were collected.

3. Categories of personal data processed

The personal data listed below may be collected:

• when browsing the Site: information related to your browsing (date and time of connection, IP address, protocol of the visitor’s computer, page viewed, etc.) ;

• when using the contact form on the Site:

– Last name, first name;

– email address;

– telephone number.

Mandatory data is marked with an asterisk. If you choose not to provide them, LE MONT DE LA COSTE will not be able to process your request.

4. Recipients of your personal data

The collected personal data is intended for:

– the authorised departments of LE MONT DE LA COSTE or other companies in the group to which it belongs, depending on the intended purpose of the processing concerned. These are mainly the marketing and communication teams and the sales development teams;

– the authorised departments of the technical service providers of LE MONT DE LA COSTE (for the hosting and maintenance of the Site).

Furthermore, personal data may be communicated to any authority legally authorised to access it.

5. Data retention period

LE MONT DE LA COSTE only keeps personal data for the length of time needed for the activities for which they have been collected and in accordance with the applicable legislation.

6. Your rights

In accordance with the Personal Data Regulations, you have the right to access, query, portability, correction and erasure of your personal data at all times.

You have the right to object to the processing of said data.

You also have a right to restrict the processing of your personal data allowing you, depending on the case, to request that your data be corrected, completed, updated, locked or erased when it is inaccurate, incomplete, ambiguous, obsolete, or when the collection, use, communication or retention of which is prohibited.

Finally, you have the right to define general and specific guidelines defining how you intend these rights to be exercised after your death.

You may exercise your rights, under the conditions set out in the Personal Data Regulations mentioned above:

– either by mail to LE MONT DE LA COSTE, Z.A.C. de l’Empereur – 19200 Ussel, France;

– or by email at

In order to protect personal data, LE MONT DE LA COSTE must verify the identity of the user before responding to their request. As a result, LE MONT DE LA COSTE reserves the right to request proof of identity from you if the information provided does not enable you to be clearly identified.

You may at any time lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority (the CNIL in France: / postal address: 3 Place de Fontenoy – TSA 80715 – 75334 PARIS CEDEX 07).

7. Security

The LE MONT DE LA COSTE company is committed to taking appropriate measures to safeguard the security of personal data, mainly preventing them from being misrepresented, destroyed, or disclosed to non-authorised third parties.

8. About cookies

The user is informed that various cookies are used on the Site.

Definition of a cookie

A “cookie” is a block of information, usually small and identified by a name, that can be sent to your browser via a Site you connect to. Your web browser will keep it for a certain period of time, and return it to the web server each time you log back in. Cookies have multiple uses: they can be used to collect and save information relating to your browsing for statistical or advertising purposes. Only the cookie’s issuer can read or modify the details contained within it.

Purposes of cookies used by LE MONT DE LA COSTE on the Site

2 types of cookies are used on the Site:

Internal cookies required by the Site to function

These cookies enable the Site to function optimally. You can object to this and delete them using your browser settings, however your user experience may suffer as a result.

Deactivating particular cookies may prevent them from using certain functionalities of the Site.

If so, the LE MONT DE LA COSTE company declines all responsibility for any consequences arising from the reduced operation of services on the Site resulting from the inability to store or collect the cookies necessary for their operation, having been blocked or deleted by the user.

Audience measurement cookies

In order to improve the content and ergonomics of the Site, LE MONT DE LA COSTE draws up statistics on the number of visitors and use of the various components comprising the Site (sections and content visited, routes, etc.) ;

LE MONT DE LA COSTE uses Google Analytics, the statistical tool developed by Google, which generates cookies to measure user interactions with the Site.

Google Analytics also collects your IP address to ensure the security of the service and inform the owner of the Site (LE MONT DE LA COSTE) from which region (country or city) you are connecting. Your IP address is immediately anonymised after use.

For more information, please visit the Google Analytics privacy settings page at:

The personal data collected (cookie IDs) are not sent to third parties or used for other purposes.

You can learn more at any time and configure your cookies to accept or refuse them by going to the cookie management window at the bottom of each page of the Site.

Setting up your Internet browser: how to accept, refuse or delete cookies in your browser?

You can activate or deactivate cookies at any time if you so wish by selecting the appropriate browser software settings.

These settings can generally be found in the “tools” or “settings” tabs.

It is not possible to provide detailed and up-to-date information on these settings, which are under the sole exclusive control and authority of the browser software companies.

For further information, users can get more details:

– from browser software companies’ websites;

– from the CNIL website ( by searching using the key word “cookies”. CNIL (French data protection authority) provides internet users with a screening tool for identifying cookies in real time that are conveying information about you to other sites. You can download this software here:

If the user has accepted cookies in the browser on their device, cookies embedded in the pages and content they consult can be temporarily stored in a dedicated area on their device. They can only be read by their issuer.

9. Update to the privacy and cookies policy

Our policy may be changed or updated at any time.

Last update: 14.09.2021