Disclaimer for waterinfo.vlaanderen.be

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The data on this website are intended for information and non-commercial purposes and provided by the Flemish water resource managers and knowledge institutes. The Waterinfo.vlaanderen.be partners are:
  • Flemish Environment Agency
  • Hydraulics Research Laboratory (Hydrological Information Centre)
  • De Vlaamse Waterweg nv
  • Maritime and Coastal Services Agency (MDK)

Use of the website

Use of this website is at the user's own risk and the Waterinfo.vlaanderen.be partners may not be held liable for any inaccuracies or omissions in the information provided. While the Waterinfo.vlaanderenbe partners will make every effort to ensure that disruptions of a technical nature are kept to a minimum, However, we cannot guarantee the website will be completely free of disruptions and other technical problems. The Waterinfo.vlaanderen.be partners shall under no circumstances be liable, whether directly or directly, for any loss or damage caused to any person whomsoever by the use of this website and, therefore, also not for any information that is provided via hyperlinks.

Intellectual property rights

You have the right to view the information on this website, to download information for personal use and to reproduce information, provided the source is acknowledged, in accordance with the provisions of the Act of 30 June 1994 on copyright and related rights.
This authorisation does not apply to texts that are explicitly subject to restrictions regarding their use. The reproduction or use of multimedia information (sound, images, software, etc.) is always subject to prior permission.
The partners reserve all intellectual property rights in relation to the actual website and to the information provided thereon.

Downloading historical data and maps

For more information about historical data and maps provided on the website, please contact the data supplier (Flemish Environmental Agency or Hydraulics Research Laboratory) using the contact form.

Protection of the right to privacy

We attach great importance to the protection of your right to privacy. The majority of information on or via the website is available without you having to provide any personal details. In some cases, however, you will be asked to provide personal information. Your information will be treated in accordance with the Privacy Protection Act of 8 December 1992 with regard to the processing of personal data.


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