Privacy Statement

The administrator of your personal data is the Gdynia Maritime University (Gdynia, Morska Street 81-87). The administrator has appointed a Data Protection Inspector (email:

Your personal data is processed based on Article 6(1)(c) and (e) of 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, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (GDPR).

Your personal data is used solely for the purpose of publishing/reviewing the article, antiplagiarism detection and receiving notifications about updates on the journal's website.

The provision of personal data is voluntary but necessary for submitting/reviewing the article and receiving notifications about updates on the journal's website.

Access to your personal data will be limited to employees involved in the publishing process and managing the journal’s website, authorized by the University.

Your personal data will not be processed in an automated manner, and will not be subject to profiling.

The data will be stored until the consent is withdrawn, and after this period, until any claims, including those related to protection against plagiarism, are time-barred.

You have the right to access your personal data, the right to rectify, delete, restrict processing, or object to the processing of your data.

You have the right to lodge a complaint with the President of the Office for Personal Data Protection whenever if the processing of your personal data violates applicable legal regulations.