Privacy Policy

Data Protection Policy

The Carthusian Order is committed to taking appropriate measures to comply, as a data controller, with the provisions of Law n°78-17 of 6 January 1978 as amended, with the General Data Protection Regulation (RGPD – 2016/679) and with any other text that may be added.

In the data protection policy below you will find the means we have implemented to achieve this.

Scope of application

This policy applies to all processing of personal data carried out by the Carthusian Order, regardless of the media on which the data is collected.

The data collected

We collect information when you write to us: for a question, for a request for information, to make a donation etc. We collect the information you provide: your surname, first name, postal or e-mail address, your telephone number, etc. The bank details of your donations are not kept by us but by our bank.

When you browse our website, we also collect technical information about your device (IP address) or browsing statistics.

The purpose of data collection

All the information we collect from you may be used for different purposes. We use it mainly to answer your questions. In addition, we use it to manage donor relations, to issue tax receipts, etc., or for statistical purposes, particularly with regard to navigation on our website.

Duration of storage

The Carthusian Order keeps your data for the time necessary to achieve the purposes mentioned above.

Storage and security of data

The Carthusian Order takes all necessary measures to preserve the security of the personal data entrusted to it. To this end, it implements the necessary technical and organisational measures to prevent, as far as possible, any alteration, loss or unauthorised access to your data.

The personal data is stored in the European Union, in our software.

Right of access

In accordance with the French Data Protection Act No. 78-17 of 16 January 1978 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679, you have the right to access, rectify, limit and delete data concerning you.

You can send your requests by e-mail: By post to La Grande Chartreuse, F-38380 Saint Pierre de Chartreuse, France.


By using our website, you consent to our privacy policy. For other media, statements are made on each document to inform you of our use of your personal data and your rights in this regard.

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