Personal data and cookies

The Port of Tromsø processes personal data in accordance with the provisions of the Personal Data Act. You can read more about this here.

Visits to the website

This privacy statement applies to the website
As a starting point, you are completely anonymous when using our website. The IP address of your computer is logged, but not your e-mail address. However, as the IP address is anonymized, it cannot be traced back to you as an individual.

Who we are

Our website address is:


The Port of Tromsø uses information capsules (cookies) on These cookies are mostly used to measure traffic and optimize the service. You can continue to use as normal if you accept this. You also have the option of disabling cookies in your web browser.
We use the analytics tool Google Analytics to study traffic, user patterns and trends on this website. The data collected is used to optimize the user experience and adapt the content of the website. In accordance with Google’s guidelines for the use of Google Analytics, the personal data of users is not collected. The data collected is stored on Google servers. You can click here to read more about how Google collects and safeguards data.
The Google Analytics cookie is a first-party cookie. It is set to be deleted automatically after 26 months if you do not return to our website. You may opt-out of the use of cookies from Google Analytics by downloading a browser add-on by clicking on the following link: Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Examples of the data stored includes:

  • which pages you view and the number of pages you viewed in total
  • how long you spend on the website
  • date and time
  • which web browser you use
  • which device you used, i.e. computer, mobile phone or tablet

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Privacy issues

You can contact the Port of Tromsø by: Sending a letter to the Port of Tromsø KF at the administration. Postboks 392, 9254 Tromsø. Or email to