Who are we

Our website address is: https://diva.fo.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Only valid for users who are logged in. When visitors post comments on the site, we collect the data displayed in the comment form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and the browser’s user agent string to help detect spam.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) can be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you use it. The Gravatar Service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy. After approving your comment, your profile picture will be visible to the public along with your comment.


If you are uploading images to the site, you should not upload images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Site visitors can download and extract all site data from images on the site..

Contact forms

nformation submitted in our contact form is encrypted and will not be passed on to third parties.


If you write a comment on our website, you can choose to store your name, e-mail address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so you do not have to fill in your information again when writing another comment. These cookies will last for a year.

If you have an account and you log in to this website, we will set up a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain any personal data and is removed when you close the browser.

When you log in, we will set up a number of cookies and store your login information and your choices of screen display. Login cookies last for two days, and screen selection cookies last for one year. If you select “Remember me”, your login will last for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will disappear.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data and simply provides the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other sites

Articles on this site may contain embedded content (such as videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other sites behaves in exactly the same way as if the visitor visited the other site.

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


We use cookies for the purpose of improving and analyzing the website. These are standard Google cookies as shown below::

Cookie name Expiration time Description
_ga 2 years Used to distinguish users.
_gid 24 hours Used to distinguish users.
_gat 1 minute Used for how often a user can send a request. If Google Analytics is implemented through Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.
AMP_TOKEN 30 seconds to 1 year Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from the AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request, or an error retrieving a Client ID from the AMP Client ID service.
_gac_<property-id> 90 days Contains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and Google Ads accounts, the Google ad site conversion marks will read this cookie unless you opt out.

Who we share your data with

This site is scanned for potential malware and vulnerabilities by Sucuris SiteCheck. We do not send personal information to Sucuri. However, Sucuri could find personal information published (e.g. in comments) during their scan. For more details, see Sucuri’s Privacy Policy.

How long we store your data

If you write a comment in e.g. the contact form, then comments and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of having them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our site (if any), we also store the personal information they provide to their user profile. All users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (with the exception that they cannot change their username). The site administrators can also view and edit that information.

What rights do you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have written comments, you can request an exported file with the personal data we have about you, including all data you have given us. You can also request that we delete all personal data we have about you. This does not include any data that we are required to store for administrative, legal or security reasons.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be verified by an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

We do not pass on your contact information to any third party.

More info


When you are on the login page sets a temporary cookie that helps compatibility with some alternative login methods. This cookie contains no personal data and expires after 1 hour.

How we protect your data

Diva uses an SSL connection throughout the website to encrypt your data.

We do not pass on or sell any information to third parties of any kind.

When purchasing products, the buyer is automatically registered in the news mail register at diva.fo. The buyer can at any time unsubscribe if necessary. newsletters. We will at no time send out piles of newsletters and currently have. no plans to send out newsletters.


The IP address of visitors, user ID of logged in users and username of login attempts are conditionally logical to control malicious activity and to protect the site against certain types of attacks. Examples of conditions when logging occurs include login attempts, logout requests, suspicious URL requests, changes to the site’s content, and password updates. This information is stored for 60 days.

How to delete or block cookies

How we protect your data

We do not pass on or sell any information to third parties of any kind.

When purchasing products, the buyer is automatically registered in the news mail register at diva.fo. The buyer can at any time unsubscribe if necessary.

What data breach procedures we have in place

As soon as you register as a customer with Diva, your e-mail address, your name, address names, addresses and telephone numbers will be entered into our system. This information is used so that you can e.g. log in to the website and so that we can send important messages to you via e-mail. Examples of e-mail messages to you can be if there are changes on the website itself, when we have good offers etc. We do not send newsletters with promotional material such as advertisements, information from third parties, etc.

Which third parties we receive data from

QuickPay, Simply, Google Analytics, Instagram and Facebook.

We do not pass on your contact information to any third party.

Which automated decisions and / or profiling we make with user data.

We do not make any decisions or profiles of your data. As long as you are a customer with us, your data will remain in the system. When the customer account is deleted, all your data is also deleted.

Information for you as a customer in our system is sent via e-mail. You can unsubscribe from this email at any time, but it is not something we recommend. In the event that you unsubscribe, you may miss important information regarding changes / information about such as. offers, etc.

Industry regulatory requirements for submission



The website is owned and published by:


(J.W.S Import)
Hornavegur 5
FO-497 Selatrað
Faroe Islands

E-mail: diva@diva.fo

Vatno.: 449210

Changes to our Privacy Policy

Diva reserves the right to update or change this policy at any time. To get the latest updates to our privacy policy, you should visit this page periodically.

Last update is: 18.10.2020