Setúbal City Council as the manager of this website undertakes to ensure the protection of all personal data made available to it. The municipality has adopted security measures in order to protect personal data provided against any form of unlawful processing. If you do not agree with the terms below, you should not access, view or enter data.

All contents and information provided belong exclusively to Setúbal City Hall.

This Privacy Policy applies exclusively to the treatment of personal data, by Setúbal Municipality, collected through the website and the form of selection and editing of informative content about the municipality to be received via email service.


Purpose of processing

Personal data is collected for the following purposes:

– Improvement or personalisation of our information services

– Personalised information services about Setúbal municipality sent by e-mail (newsletter)


Personal data collected

The data collected is limited to the name and email address. In occasional and specific cases, other personal data may be requested through forms available at for registration in actions or events organised or promoted by Setúbal City Council. All data collected will be used for the purposes set out in this policy and may be obtained through:

– Forms on the website

– Landing page forms

– In-person collection


Conservation Period

The personal data collected shall be kept for as long as there is consent from the holder, for the purposes set out in 1. above, and/or as long as Setúbal City Council maintains the services for which they were collected.


Sharing of personal data

Setúbal Municipality may use third-party companies to send its newsletters or other informative and/or promotional communications by e-mail. Setúbal Municipality may also use third-party companies to collect and/or process data obtained through the forms available at These companies are only given the data strictly necessary (name and e-mail address, among others, depending on the nature of the forms), being forbidden to use them for any other purpose.


Rights of the data subject

In order to access, correct, add, update, delete or change consent to the communications, the holder must contact Setúbal Municipal Council at the email address, using the email address with which he/she subscribed. These requests will be dealt with as quickly as possible, and you may also use this form of contact for any clarification or suggestion regarding this policy.


Alteration of the Policy

This Privacy Policy may be subject to change or revision without prior notice. Whenever we do so, the date of the last update will be disclosed at the bottom of this page.


Data Protection Officer

Setúbal Municipality has appointed Paulo Jorge Simões Hortênsio, as Data Protection Officer, who may be contacted by e-mail at or at the Town Hall services, located at Praça do Bocage, Setúbal, between 2:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., on working days.



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Setúbal City Council

Information updated on 04/05/2022