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Cookies used on the website
Google cookies
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NameDescription Expiry
1p_JARThis cookie collects website statistics and measures conversions according to the privacy notice. Anonymous1 month
HSIDTo store digitally signed and encrypted data of the ID belonging to the user’s Google Account and the most recent login time. This cookie can be used to prevent a number of attacks, such as attempts to steal the content of forms completed on websites. Anonymous2 years
NIDThis helps us to show you customised ads on Google according to the privacy notice. Anonymous 6 months
SIDCCSecurity cookie in order to protect the user's data according to the privacy notice of 3 months
SSIDIt is used to store Google maps data, according to the privacy notice. Anonymous2 years
CONSENTCookies required for Google maps, according to the privacy notice. Anonymous statistics.20 years

Drupal cookies

iw_mobile_menuNotes whether we show the mobile menu or the desktop view menu and whether the mobile menu is closed or open At the end of the session
drupal_test_cookieQueries if the cookies have already been enabled or not.At the end of the session

In brief:
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