Cookies

Which cookies do we use on visitleuven.be?

We use cookies to analyse and improve our website, and to ensure that it works properly.            

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that your browser saves when you surf on leuven.be. Other pages on this website may request the information contained in the file. For example, we remember whether or not you accepted cookies. Otherwise, you would be asked each time whether you wish to accept or refuse cookies.

Accepting or rejecting cookies

You will receive a cookie report on your first visit to visitleuven.be. 

Some cookies ensure that the website runs smoothly, you cannot disable them. 

We use other cookies for statistical and research purposes. You may disable them. If you want to disable cookies after your first visit, you may accordingly change your browser settings.

Which cookies do we use on visitleuven.be?

Functional cookies

These cookies are required in order to enable our website to function properly.

Naam cookie Doel Wanneer Duur
cookie_agreed Remembers that you have accepted cookies Always Always

Non-functional cookies

Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager

We use Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to monitor how you use our website. We collect the following information, among other things:

  • IP address (this is partially anonymised) 
  • Which pages you visit and in what sequence
  • The browser that you use (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, etc.)
  • Whether you surf on our website with a laptop or smartphone
  • How long your visit lasts and how long you stay on pages

These statistics are anonymous to us, but not to Google. They can use that data.

The city of Leuven has a processing agreement with Google. Your personal data are not visible and will not be shared with other parties.

Naam cookie Doel
_ga Identifies you as a unique user in Google Analytics
_gid Remembers which pages you visited
_gat Limits the data collection when there are many visitors at the same time
_gat_ClientID Counts the number of visits and indicates which website you came from
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