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 policy 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.


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

None of this information may be traced back to you or used to identify you as an individual.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this website may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites function in the same way as if the visitor had visited the website from which the embedded content comes.

These websites may collect information about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking systems and monitor what you do through this embedded content. This also includes tracking your actions via the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to the website.

Questions related to privacy

If you wish to contact the Port of Tromsø, you can send a letter to the administration of the Port of Tromsø, PO Box 392, 9254 Tromsø, Norway or by e-mail to