Privacy & Cookie Policy

The protection of your personal data is important for the Belgian Financial Intelligence Unit (CTIF-CFI).

Your personal data is collected in accordance with :

  • The data protection law of 30 July 2018 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data
  • Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (GDPR).


1. Legal basis and purposes of the processing

CTIF-CFI is in charge of processing suspicious financial facts and transactions linked to money laundering and terrorism financing reported by institutions and individuals specified in the law[1].

In order to fulfil its preventive role in raising awareness, CTIF-CFI publishes on its website information, typologies, analysis, guidelines and indicators.


2. Processed data

CTIF-CFI collects no personal data when you are surfing on the website

The following non-personal data is collected for statistical purposes and to improve the website content :

  • The language used to consult the website
  • The most frequently consulted webpages

The website of CTIF-CFI contains hyperlinks to websites and information sources managed by third parties. CTIF-CFI has no technical or substantial control or authority over these sites and can therefore offer no guarantees on the completeness or accuracy of the content and the availability of the websites and information sources.


3. The controller

Belgian Financial Intelligence Unit (CTIF-CFI)

Avenue de la Toison d’Or 55 b 1

Gulden Vlieslaan 55/1

1060 Brussels


4. Data subject rights

You have the possibility to exercise your rights, depending on the legal basis and purpose of the processing. You can contact the Data Protection Officer : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


5. Complaints

If you believe that your personal data has not been processed in accordance with the applicable regulations, you have the right to file a complaint with the Data protection Authority :

Rue de la Presse 35

1000 Brussels


6. Cookies

A cookie is a small data or text file that is stored in the browser of the computer or mobile device when a website is visited.

The website of  CTIF-CFI uses cookies. They provide a better user experience when visiting the website and also allow us to optimise the website. We only place strict necessary cookies. These cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of our website. If you refuse them, the website may not function properly.


Storage duration


1 month (accept).

End of session (refuse)

1 or -1

Accept essential cookies

Random alphanumeric name

Until the end of the session

String of characters

Initializing the user session on the website and providing content.


(Last version : 25/10/2023)


[1] law of 18 September 2017 on the prevention of money laundering and terrorist financing and on the restriction of the use of cash

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