Online service data protection and cookies
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The cookie can be stored permanently on the user’s device, in which case the web page remembers the user when they return to the page even if the browser has been closed in between. In other cases, the cookie may be session-specific, which means that it is erased when the browser is closed.
The cookies can be first-party cookies or third-party cookies. As administrators of this website, we issue first-party cookies, while external parties issues third-party cookies.
Purpose of data collection
The website automatically collects the below data about visitors. We use this data to improve the user interface and user experience of the website and to monitor statistically the numbers of visitors. We do not hand this data over to external parties.
User data collected
We anonymise data collected for the visitor statistics of the service. This way the data cannot be connected to an individual person. This data includes:
- the IP address used to access the city’s website
- the time of accessing the service
- the pages used in the service
- the type of browser
- regional location data, which cannot be used to identify the user.
Data transferred to other services
We do not transfer data to other services from this website. The pages might include content by service providers external to the city, such as embeds from map services or social media channels. The privacy protection of these channels and services is the responsibility of their owners.
Length of data storage