Cookies policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files that are transferred to the user's device from the website visited and are used to record certain interactions as you navigate a website, storing details that can be updated and recovered. These files are stored on the user's computer and they contain anonymous details that do not damage the device. They are employed to remember user preferences, like the language selected, access data or page customisation details. Cookies can also be used to record anonymous information about how a visitor uses a website. For example, which web page the user accessed the site from, or if they clicked on an advertising banner to get there.

Why does CECA use cookies?

CECA uses cookies that are strictly necessary and essential for you to use our websites and allow you to move freely, use secure areas, personalised options, etc. In addition, it uses cookies that collect data related to website-use analysis. These are used to help to improve customer service, measuring website use and performance, for optimisation and customisation purposes.

Our websites may also have links to social networks (such as Facebook or Twitter). CECA does not control cookies used by these external websites. For more information on the cookies used by social networks or other external websites, we suggest you consult their particular cookie policies.

What do we use different types of cookies for?

According to their purpose:

According to their duration:

What if I do not want to have these cookies or I do nothing in this regard?

To comply with current legislation, we have to request your permission to use cookies. If you decide not to authorise processing by indicating that you do not consent to their use, we will only use technical cookies, as they are essential for browsing our website. In this case, we would not store any cookies. If you continue to browse our website without refusing to authorise cookies, this implies that you accept their use. Please remember that if you reject or delete CECA website browser cookies, your preferences will not be saved, certain page features will not work, we will not be able to offer you customised services, and every time you wish to browse our website we will once again have to request your authorisation to use cookies.

However, even if you decide to modify your website access settings, remember that you can delete the cookies or stop them recording this information on your device at any time by changing the settings of:

These browsers are subject to updates or modifications, so we cannot guarantee that they will be fully compliant with your browser version. You may also use another web browser not mentioned in these links, such as Konqueror, Arora, Flock, etc. To avoid any problems, you can access your web browser options directly. These are usually found in the Options menu, in the "Privacy" section. (Please consult the help section of your browser for more information.)

Is the data collected in cookies used by websites other than CECA's websites? Some of our cookies are used to generate advertising in third-party networks or to carry out analytics for which we use tools that are external to CECA. The cookies used are for the exclusive use of CECA and its group of companies which do not market them in any way.

At CECA we work with reliable providers that help us manage and customise our websites.


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So what does the above information mean?

If you accept our cookies, you allow us to improve the website and offer you optimum access and a more effective and customised service.

In addition, you can configure your browser so that only trustworthy websites or the pages you are currently browsing can manage cookies, enabling you to set your own preferences.

By making this policy available, CECA demonstrates its commitment to the current legislation on the use of cookies by providing you with information so that you can understand what type of cookies we use and why we use them. With this, we aim to provide you with transparency regarding the data processed in relation to the browsing done from your computer on our website.

This policy is periodically revised to ensure its validity, and for that reason it can be modified. We recommend that you visit the website regularly, where we will inform you of any changes.

Where can I find more information?

If you have any questions about how we use cookies that are not answered in this policy, please send your comments to our Customer Service Department.

If you need further information on the legislation relating to cookies, please consult the Official State Gazette published on 31 March 2012 (for Spain) which sets forth the transposition of the directives on electronic communications. You can also consult the directives at the Information Commissioner's Office (in English). Additionally, you can access some explanatory videos published by the Spanish Data Protection Agency which give step-by-step instructions on how to configure privacy options in browsers, social networks and the most common mobile operating systems, at AEPD Videos.