TENENCIA DE ALCALDIA, BULEVAR DE LA CALA Nº45, 29649 MIJAS COSTA
TEL.952 58 90 10 · FAX 952 59 90 11 – EMAIL : email@example.com
THE FOREIGNERS DEPARTMENT
The Foreigners Department was founded by the Mijas Town Hall in 1985, being the first department of this nature to be founded in Spain. During the many years it has been running it has adapted and enlarged its services to the needs of the foreign population; residents, residential tourism and tourists.
THE FOREIGN POPULATION IN MIJAS
The municipality of Mijas today has approximately 85.000 registered residents, almost 40% of whom are foreigners of 125 different nationalities, the vast majority of whom are British, Scandinavian and German. The department helps and advises foreigners, facilitating their adaptation to their new environment and bringing them closer to our culture. It works as a link with the rest of the municipal services, as well as with the public administration in general and other institutions and groups. As a result, more than 22,000 people a year use this service, which is highly appreciated by foreigners as it is free, confidential and totally altruistic.
Apart from consultations, the department organises informative conferences in English, international events, integration projects and a work group against gender violence. They collaborate with the Consular Corps in Malaga, social groups and foreign media, national and international universities in studies and much more.
The department is situated at the branch office of La Cala, Mijas Costa. A staff of two works daily in the offices attending the public in four languages: Spanish, English, French and German. the office is open to the public from 9am to 2pm weekdays.
The staff fully understands the Spanish as well as the foreigner´s mentality, as well as knowing generally how the bureaucratic systems work in other countries, which in many cases is fundamental to be able to resolve the problems that the foreigners have.
ESTAMOS AQUÍ PARA AYUDARLE
INFORMACIÓN POR CORREO ELECTRÓNICO
LISTADO DE MAILING
El Departamento creó hace varios años un listado de “mailing” al cual los ciudadanos extranjeros pueden apuntarse para recibir información en inglés y español. Hoy tenemos más de 5000 direcciones en nuestro listado.
Enviamos constantemente información de las actividades, información de interés relevante y cada viernes enviamos el periódico local “MIJAS SEMANAL” con secciones en español e inglés. Es una manera fácil, rápida y económica de mantenerles informados y si desea ser incluido envíanos un email a:
When you activate the information alert service to receive municipal communications on your mobile via the WhatsApp application, your telephone number will be included in a file under the responsibility of Mijas Town Hall, to which the Foreigners Department belongs, with address at Bulevar de La Cala nº 45, 29649 Mijas Costa (Málaga), for the purpose of sending you said information.
The legal basis that legitimises the processing is your consent given by means of the ALTA or REGISTER mechanism in the WhatsApp alert service.
The data will be processed indefinitely until you decide to unsubscribe from the service by sending the word UNSUBSCRIBE.
You may at any time exercise your rights of access, rectification, deletion, opposition, limitation and portability by post to the address indicated, providing a copy of your ID card or equivalent document, your telephone number and your status as a user of the information alert service of the department of foreigners by WhatsApp.
If you consider that your right to data protection has been violated, you may lodge a complaint with the Spanish Data Protection Agency (www.aepd.es) or with the Data Protection Delegate of the Mijas Town Hall to which the Foreigners Department belongs.
In order to activate the service, you must first be a WhatsApp user, which implies that you accept the legal conditions of this application (https://www.whatsapp.com/legal) and the processing carried out by WhatsApp, including confirmations of receipt and reading of messages, which you can configure at any time.
If you have any questions about this, you can consult the WhatsApp FAQ (https://faq.whatsapp.com/). The foreign department is not responsible for the processing carried out by WhatsApp.