Cookie policy


What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file that is stored on your browser or computer when you visit a website. Cookies are used to collect information about how you use our website. They may be used to identify users.

Who uses the information stored by cookies?

The information stored by our cookies is of our exclusive use, except for Google Analytics, which Google manages and uses for statistical purposes.

What type of cookies do we use?

First-party cookies:
These types of cookies are created by our website and saved on your computer when you visit the website directly.
Third-party cookies:
These types of cookies are set and managed by parties other than Etxepare Euskal Institutua.

We also use the following types of cookies:

Technical cookies:  These cookies are essential to enable you to browse around our website and use its features. Without these cookies, services such traffic control, communication of information, session login, restricted area access, tracking orders, shopping carts, event registration, the use of security features, multimedia storage or content sharing on social networks would not be available.

Analytical cookies: These cookies are managed by us or third parties. They allow us to track the number of users and conduct a statistical analysis of how users use the website and content. The data will be used to help optimise our website and the products/services we offer.





Expiry date




Wordpress plugin: seeks to improve the user experience

2 years




Website optimisation

24 hours




Limits the percentage of requests in which the statistics are compiled

1 minute

Cookie management

You can choose to delete, allow, block and disable cookies stored on your computer by setting preferences for certain websites. Each browser has its own process to disable cookies, consult their website to find out how.

We employ cookies throughout our website so blocking or disabling them may prevent you from using certain parts or features of the site.

Click on the following links to learn how to disable cookies in the different browsers:

Google Chrome
Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox

Blocking cookies can have an impact on all or some of our website’s functionalities.

Modifications to the Cookies Policy

This website may be modified. As a result, we will make the corresponding modifications to the Cookie Policy. The Cookie Policy may also be modified to reflect any new legal requirements or amendments. Users are responsible for checking the Cookie Policy regularly.
Users will be advised of any major changes to the Cookie Policy via the publication of a notice on the website.

Last updated: 14 October 2019