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What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site.

Every time you visit the Commission’s websites, you will be prompted to accept or refuse cookies.

The purpose is to enable the site to remember your preferences (such as user name, language, etc.) for a certain period of time.

That way, you don’t have to re-enter them when browsing around the site during the same visit.

Cookies can also be used to establish anonymized statistics about the browsing experience on our sites.

How do we use cookies?

European Commission websites mostly use “first-party cookies”. These are cookies set and controlled by the Commission, not by any external organization.

However, to view some of our pages, you will have to accept cookies from external organizations.

The 3 types of first-party cookies we use are:

Visitor preferences

These are set by us and only we can read them. They remember: