Data protection notice of NORD/LB

Your trust is important to us. NORD/LB places great importance on the protection of your personal data and complies with applicable data protection laws including without limitation the provisions of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We use any personal data that is collated when visiting our site in accordance with the applicable statutory provisions. Your personal data is only saved if you provide it to us voluntarily, for example, in the form of a request for information, a general inquiry, a product deal or a marketing promotion.

Thank you for your interest in our company and our products. Your trust is important to us. NORD/LB takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and adheres to the rules of data protection, in particular the provisions of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU-GDPR). In the following, we would like to inform you about the processing of personal data by NORD/LB on this website and the rights to which you are entitled in accordance with data protection regulations.

When we process personal data, this means that we collect, store, transmit, delete or use them in any other form. Personal data refers to information about natural persons who use this website to obtain information about NORD/LB's offers.

If you are already a customer of NORD/LB, your data will also be processed within the scope of your business relationship with us. You will find information on this in our >privacy notice (PDF, 219 KB). These also contain information on other offers and services which you can access via this website (for example, data processing in the context of online banking).

Below you will find an overview of which data is processed for which purpose when you visit this website. For information on the processing of your data on the social media offers, please refer to the >privacy notice for social media.

Data required to display the webiste and ensure its stability and security

The following technically necessary data is processed when using the website for information purposes only:

  • IP address of the terminal you are using
  • Name of the retrieved file
  • date and time of the retrieval
  • Quantity of data transferred
  • status of the retrieval (successful / unsuccessful)
  • browser type and version as well as the operating system you use
  • URL of the page previously called (so-called "referrer URL")

The processing of the mentioned data is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests of NORD/LB on the basis of a balancing of interests in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1(f) of GDPR. In the event of unlawful use of this website, this data is also used to clarify any potential legal breach.

We also evaluate this information for statistical purposes and to improve this website, without creating personal user profiles. The individual user remains anonymous in any case.

Personal data is only collected if you expressly provide it to us, e.g. when you use online banking and brokerage, when you conclude a product contract, when you send an e-mail form, when you subscribe to our newsletter, when you apply online or when you order online in our Internet shop. In the case of online banking and brokerage, product conclusion and online application, the data is transmitted in encrypted form to prevent misuse by third parties. We use a transmission method based on the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protocol. The data traffic between your browser and our server is thus encrypted. In order for the browser you use to transmit data in encrypted form, the SSL security protocol must be activated in the settings.

We will collect, process and use your personal data only for the processing of your orders, inquiries and requests as well as for the protection of our own legitimate business interests with regard to the consultation and support of our customers and the needs-based product design. We expressly point out that all legal regulations are observed.

When handling personal data which you send us with your online application, we observe the provisions of the Lower Saxony Data Protection Act applicable to NORD/LB. Your personal data will be stored, processed and used exclusively for the purpose of the specific application procedure and any resulting recruitment. The data will only be made available to authorised persons within NORD/LB. The data will not be passed on to third parties. When data is transmitted electronically, it is encrypted for access. Once the application procedure has been completed in full, including any legal protection, your personal data will be deleted unless they are required for a recruitment. Further processing of the data, such as storage for a further application procedure, will only be carried out with the written consent of the person concerned. When applying online, we provide you with a web-based application on our website from the company PERBILITY GmbH, Starkenfeldstraße 21 in 96050 Bamberg (>privacy notice PERBILITY GmbH), with which you can apply online for specific job offers of our company.

Data will only be passed on to third parties if you have given your consent or if there is a legal obligation to do so.

Under these conditions, recipients of personal data may be in particular:

  • Penalty authorities
  • other companies of the NORD/LB Group

Contracted service providers may also receive such data if they meet our special confidentiality requirements. In particular, these may be companies in the categories of IT services, consulting, and sales and marketing. Appropriate data protection agreements are then made with the service providers.

If the data mentioned in this notice is no longer needed for the original purpose, it will be deleted. This only applies if their - temporary - further processing for other purposes is necessary.

If a different storage period is defined for certain services, you will find this in the description of the respective service.

Data that we receive as a result of visiting this website is generally not transferred to international organisations or to third countries (states outside the European Economic Area - EEA). Information on a possible transfer of pseudonymised data by analysis services can be found under ">Analysis cookies".

You have the following rights towards NORD/LB with regard to personal data relating to you:

  • Right of access
  • Right to rectification or erasure
  • Right to restriction of processing
  • Right to data portability
  • Right to withdraw consents given

Please note that withdrawal only applies to the future. Processing that was carried out before withdrawal of consent is not affected by it and remains legally permissible.

1. Case-by-case right of objection

You have the right of objection at any time to processing of your personal data based on Article 6 (1) f GDPR (data processing based on balancing interests) or Article 6 (1) e GDPR ((data processing based on public interest); this also applies to profiling based on this provision within the meaning of Article 4 No. 4 DSGVO.

If you submit an objection, we will no longer process your personal data unless we can give evidence of mandatory, legitimate reasons for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or if processing serves the enforcement, exercise or defence of legal claims.

2. Right to object to data processing for direct marketing purposes

We also process your personal data in order to conduct direct marketing. If you prefer not to receive any marketing materials, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to you for the purpose of such marketing activities; this also applies to profiling insofar as it is in direct connection with such direct marketing. We will comply with this objection in the future. If you object to processing for the purpose of direct marketing, we will no longer process your personal data for this purpose.

The objection can be made without any particular form and should ideally be addressed to:

NORD/LB Norddeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale
Friedrichswall 10
30159 Hannover

In connection with the processing of your personal data, you also have a right of complaint to the following supervisory authority responsible for NORD/LB with regard to the protection of personal data:

Die Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz Niedersachsen
Prinzenstraße 5
30159 Hannover

Phone: +49 (0) 511 120-4500
Fax: +49 (0) 511 120-4599

Data from visits to this website are not used for automated decision-making within the meaning of Art. 22 GDPR.

Data transfer to and data usage of co-operation partners

The NORD/LB currently works in a network with the following co-operation partners. It is to these -your agreement provided- that data can be transferred and safed with.

  • Öffentliche Versicherung Braunschweig, Theodor-Heuss-Str. 10, 38122 Brunswick, Germany
  • Öffentliche Versicherung Bremen, Martinistraße 30, 28195 Bremen, Germany
  • VGH (Versicherungsgruppe Hannover), Schiffgraben 4, 30159 Hanover, Germany
  • LBS Norddeutsche Landesbausparkasse Berlin-Hannover, Kattenbrookstrift 33, 30539 Hanover, Germany
  • LBS Immobilien GmbH Berlin-Hannover, Kattenbrookstrift 33, 30539 Hanover, Germany
  • DekaBank GmbH, Postfach 110523, 60040 Frankfurt, Germany
  • Deutsche Leasing AG und deren Betriebsgesellschaften, Fröhlingstr. 15 – 31, 61352 Bad Homburg, Germany*
  • Deutsche Factoring Bank GmbH & Co. KG, Langenstraße 15 - 21, 28195 Bremen, Germany*
  • Euler Hermes Kreditversicherungs AG, Friedensallee 254, 22746 Hamburg, Germany*
  • S-Kreditpartner GmbH, Prinzregentenstraße 25, 10715 Berlin, Germany
  • KfW Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau, Palmengartenstr. 5-9, 60325 Frankfurt, Germany
  • Landesbank Baden-Württemberg, Am Hauptbahnhof 2, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
  • NORD/LB Leasing GmbH, Postfach 107945, 28079 Bremen


* Only commercial customers

Privacy Notice - How we handle your personal data and your rights.

Information pursuant to Art. 13, 14 and 21 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Outside of the website, we also process personal data as a rule within the scope of our business relationship. Information regarding such data processing and your claims and rights under applicable data protection laws - which to some extent apply to data processing on our website - may be found in our >Privacy Notice (PDF, 219 KB).


If you have questions concerning your personal data or concerning data protection in general, contact our data protection officer. He can also be contactes in case of complaints.

NORD/LB Data protection officer

Friedrichswall 10
30159 Hannover