ALIANZA SHIRE uses automatic collection procedures (Cookies) to collect personal information such as the type of browser or operating system, referring page, path, ISP (Internet Service Provider) domain, etc. all in order to improve the services provided. Cookies help us to tailor this website to your personal needs. A “Cookie” is a small file that is stored on the user’s computer and allows us to recognize the user. The set of “cookies” helps us to improve the quality of our website, thus allowing us to customize to some extent the navigation of each user on our website. Cookies are currently essential for the functioning of the Internet, providing countless advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating the navigation and usability of our website. Please note that cookies can not harm your computer and that, in return, the fact that they are enabled helps us to identify and resolve errors and improve the navigability of our site.

Types of cookies:

For more information about the typology and use of cookies, we inform you that:

  • From the point of view of ‘lifetime’ of the cookie(time that the cookie remains active on our equipment) we can differentiate cookies between:
    • Session cookies: these are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the website, so that none is recorded on the user’s hard drive. The information obtained through these cookies is used to analyze web traffic patterns. In the long run, this allows us to provide a better experience to improve the content and facilitate its use.
    • Persistent cookies: these are stored on your hard drive and are read by our website each time you make a new visit. A permanent cookie has a specific expiration date. The cookie will stop working after that date. We use them, generally, to facilitate shopping and registration services.
  • From the point of view of the use of each cookie, we can differentiate between:
    • Required Cookies: these are strictly necessary cookies such as, for example, those that serve for proper navigation or those that allow payment to be made for goods or services requested by the user or cookies that serve to ensure that the content of the website loads efficiently.
    • Functional Cookies (analytical): these are cookies that allow us to analyze the use of the Website, so that we can measure and improve performance.
    • Advertising and Third Party Cookies: these are cookies used by social networks, or by external content plugins such as google maps as well as Alianza Shire advertising cookies to serve ads relevant to your interests.

Alianza Shire stores all information collected through Cookies in a non-personalized format (IP address). This type of information collected through Cookies will not be disclosed outside of Alianza Shire or used for unsolicited communications.

Adequate privacy – Cookie management:

If the user so wishes, the registration of cookies may be subject to their acceptance during the installation or updating of the browser used. The user can at any time revoke their acceptance through the content and privacy configuration options available in each browser. However, if the user does not allow the installation of cookies in your browser may not be able to access some sections of our website.

For more information on the proper configuration of cookies and the options for activation, restriction and/or disabling, please refer to the help section of your browser to learn more:

  • More information on how to block the use of cookies at Google Chrome
  • More information on how to block the use of cookies at Firefox
  • More information on how to block the use of cookies at Internet Explorer
  • More information on how to block the use of cookies at Safari

Many browsers allow you to activate a private mode whereby cookies are always deleted after your visit. Depending on each browser, this private mode may have different names. Below you will find a list of the most common browsers and the different names of this “private mode”:

  • Internet Explorer 8 and higher; InPrivate
  • Safari 2 and higher; Private Browsing
  • Opera 10.5 and higher; Private Browsing
  • FireFox 3.5 and higher; Private Browsing
  • Google Chrome 10and higher; Incognito

List and description of cookies

The following tables show a schematic representation of the cookies described above and used on the Alianza Shire website:

  • Cookie name
  • utma
  • utmb
  • utmz
  • utmc
  • icl_current_language
  • Cookie domain
  • Expires (session, permanent)
  • 2 years from start of session
  • 30 min from start of session
  • 6 months since last update
  • End of session
  • 1 day from start of session
  • Cookie Usage (Third Party/Advertising)
  • Analytics
  • Analytics
  • Analytics
  • Analytics
  • Functional