Cookies Policy

1. What are cookies?

The website of SOCIETAT CATALANA PER A LA MOBILITAT (hereinafter SOC),,¬†uses cookies and other files with similar functions. Cookies are small data files that are sent to the user’s computer, mobile phone or other device when they visit a website, and allow the collection of information about their browsing or a code to uniquely identify the user.

2. Types and purposes of cookies

When browsing this website, session cookies and persistent cookies are used. These may in turn be own or third-party cookies.

  • Session cookies are cookies designed to collect and store data wile the user is accessing a website. They are generally used to store information that only needs to be kept to provide the service requested by the user on a single occasion.
  • Persistent cookies are a type of cookie with which data are stored on the terminal and which can be accessed and processed for a time determined by the cookie controller, which may range from a few minutes to several years.
  • Technical cookies allow the user to browse a website, platform or application and use the different options or services provided therein, for example monitoring traffic and sending data, identifying the session, accessing restricted areas and using security features while browsing.
  • Analytical cookies are those that allow monitoring or analysis of the behaviour of site users, to prepare browsing profiles, with the aim of making improvements based on analysis of usage data for the range of products and/or services.

Own cookies:

Those created or managed by the controller of the website, SOC. The website uses own cookies for the following purposes:

Technical cookies. Duration of the session

  • wp-settings-time-{user_id}: Used to personalise the user interface and may be used to store user preferences.
  • wordpress_test_cookie: This cookie is used to determine whether cookies are enabled in the browser.
  • wordpress_{hash}: This cookie is used to authenticate and maintain the user session on the site.
  • wp-settings-{user_id}: This cookie is used to personalise the view of the control panel and can be used to store user preferences.
  • comment_author_{hash}: This cookie is used to remember the name of the author of the comment to help them to enter future comments.
  • comment_author_email_{hash}: the email address of the author of the comment to help them to enter future comments.
  • comment_author_url_{hash}: This cookie is used to remember the URL of the author of the comment to help them to enter future comments.

Third-party cookies:

Those administered by services providers other than SOC.

Both the third parties who can set up and access cookies (though not without due information and consent) on your machine and the purposes for which the information they store is used are listed below. You are further informed that the use of third-party cookies may involve transfers of data outside the European Economic Area. In this respect, you are informed that you may consult further information about the features of such transfers in the linked privacy policies of these third parties.

Analytical cookies:

Google Analytics. Duration: 365 days. Further information

Techinical cookies: Duration: 365 days. Further information Duration: 365 days. Further information Duration: 365 days. Further information

3. Disabling or deleting cookies.

You can accept, reject or change your preferences regarding the use of cookies using the following control panel:

Also, most web browsers allow the user’s preferences as to the use of cookies to be changed at any time. The user can set their browser to block cookies or delete certain cookies, according to their criteria.

4. Updates and changes to the Cookie Policy.

SOC may change this Cookie Policy in accordance with new legislative or regulatory requirements, or in order to adapt the said policy to instructions given by the Spanish Data Protection Agency.