Legal mentions


The website is edited by the Atelier Parisien d’Urbanisme (Apur).

The Apur is a non-profit association.

Its registered office is located at 17, boulevard Morland – 75181 PARIS Cedex 04.



The information submitted to us originates:
a spontaneous application or a response to a job offer : the information required in these cases includes only what is necessary for processing an application (civil status, address, telephone number, e-mail, training & qualifications, experience, etc.). This information will be handled by the HR personnel dealing with applications.

- or either from voluntary registration of an email address enabling you to receive our newsletter
- or from your detailed contact information entered when placing an order for a book or publication, or when an event is being organised

- or an open question asked on the “contact us” page.
This information will not be used or passed on to third parties for commercial purposes. You are entitled to access, modify, rectify and delete any of your personal details (article 34 of the French Data Protection Act –loi “Informatique et Libertés- n° 78-17 of 6th January 1978). To exercise this right, please contact the Apur by letter or by email.


What is a cookie. (Cnil definition)
A cookie is a piece of information which is installed on your hard disc by the web-browser of the site you’re visiting. Cookies are used to collect information relative to your browsing and to provide contents and services which correspond to your fields of interest. It contains a number of data:
- the name of the browser which placed it there;
- identification in the form of a unique number;
- possibly the cookies’ expiration date….
This information is sometimes stored on your computer in a simple text file that a web server can access in order to read and save information.
Cookies present on the Apur web site
Three types of cookies are used on the Apur web site. Their tasks are as follows:  
- cookies used in the context of calculating audience numbers
- social network tracker cookies generated by “social network share buttons”
- identity cookies 
Audience measurement cookies
These cookies are devised to make a quantitative analysis as well as to establish statistics on the number of visitors to our sites, the different sections visited and uses made of services offered for each one of them. 
Social network tracking cookies
Social network share buttons activate cookies in order to follow the navigation of their web-surfers.
Identification cookies
Identification cookies are used in the context of creating &/or connecting to your personal space on the site. They give you access to your account &/or to your personal space via your identification.
Managing the installation of cookies
You can, at any moment change your mind concerning the installation of cookies sent by the Apur web-site via the setting of your web browser.
Prior permission to instal cookies
It is understood that we have your permission to instal cookies sent from Apur’s web-site if:
- You continue to navigate by clicking on an element of the site such as an image, a title or a button etc. or that you access any other page than the one via which you accessed one of our sites for the first time. 
Your permission is given only for a period of twelve months as from the first installation on your terminal equipment. Once this period over your permission to use cookies will be required once again.
The life span of a cookie is 13 months.
How can you implement your choices concerning cookies on the browser you use?
The configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu which explains how you can change the setting of cookies to suit yourself. Here are the help pages for: