Cookies & Privacy

Cookies Policy for the N6GalwayCity

Last updated: 05/10/2020

Galway County Council (“us”, “we”, or “our”) use cookies on N6GalwayCity to improve the overall visitor experience to our website including functional and operational purposes.

What are cookies

Cookies are a small file containing information downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you browse a website. Cookies assist the visitor with services and website functionality while browsing the website content.

Cookies can be “session” or “persistent” cookies and can be defined as follows:

• Session cookies: These are temporary cookies stored in the browser’s memory until the browser is closed. These types of cookies pose less of a security risk and are used to control elements within the website. Once the browser is closed, the cookies are removed.

• Persistent cookies: These cookies are stored on a user’s device to help remember information, settings, preferences, or sign-on credentials that a user has previously saved. This helps create a convenient and faster website experience. These cookies have an expiration date issued to it by the webserver. When the expiration date is reached, the cookie is no longer stored on the browser.
How Galway County Council uses cookies

When you use and access the N6GalwayCity, we may place cookies in your web browser to enhance the user experience.

We use cookies for the following purposes:
• to enable certain functions of the N6GalwayCity to provide analytics
• to store your preferences

On N6GalwayCity we use the following cookies:

• Essential cookies: We use essential cookies which are necessary to enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

What are your choices regarding cookies

Essential cookies are always enabled for the website to function properly. You can accept all cookies by clicking the Accept button in the cookie banner.

If you do not want to enable non-necessary cookies, you can click the Reject button in the cookie banner.