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Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that may be stored on your computer or mobile device that contains data related to a website you visit. It may allow a website to “remember” your actions or preferences over a period of time, or it may contain data related to the function or delivery of the site. Cookies can be set by the owner of the website or in some cases by third party services the website owner allows to present other information, run content / advertisements, or provide other functionality such as analytics.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for the best experience on our website, including social media features and to analyse traffic. For more information see a detailed description of the different types of cookies below.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Disabling cookies will result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site.

The Cookies We Set

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work.

Analytics Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.

Targeting/Advertising Cookies

These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. These cookies are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

Social Media Cookies

These cookies are set by a range of social media services that we have added to the site to enable you to share our content with your friends and networks. They are capable of tracking your browser across other sites and building up a profile of your interests. This may impact the content and messages you see on other websites you visit. If you do not allow these cookies you may not be able to use or see these sharing tools.

Third Party Cookies

In some cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Twitter, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

 

Cookie Types

This website uses two different types of cookies, Persistent & Session. The cookie type determines how the cookie is saved on your device.

  • Persistent cookies remain on your device between browsing sessions. They are activated each time you visit the website that created that particular cookie. For example, where a "persistent cookie" is used on a website to remember your log-in details, you will not need to enter those details each time you visit that website .

  • Session cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when you open the browser window and finishes when you close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted .

More Information

If you would like to control your cookie settings via your browser, you can use the links below and follow the steps provided for each browser.

Internet Explorer

Firefox

Chrome

Safari

Hopefully that has clarified the use of cookies on the etoll.ie website, however if you would like further information then you can contact our Data Protection Officer at the following email address: dataprotection@tii.ie

Please see below for a current list of cookies on etoll.ie.

NameHostExpiresDescriptionCategory
CookieConsent etoll.ie 1 year Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain Strictly Necessary
Language etoll.ie Session Saves the user's preferred language on the website. Strictly Necessary
set_etoll_cookie etoll.ie 13 days Used by etoll.ie to send a cookie from the server to the user, so the user agent can send it back to the server later. Persistent Cookie stored for 13 days. Strictly Necessary
DSID .doubleclick.net 6 days This cookie is set to note your specific user identity. It contains a hashed/encrypted unique ID. Strictly Necessary
_ga etoll.ie 1 day Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Analytics
_gat etoll.ie 1 day Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. Analytics
_gid etoll.ie 1 day Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Analytics
collect google-analytics.com Session Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. . Analytics
p.gif typekit.net Session Keeps track of special fonts used on the website for internal analysis. The cookie does not register any visitor data . Analytics
gtm_debug www.googletagmanager.com Session These cookies collect analytical data about site usage. Analytics
gtm_preview www.googletagmanager.com Session These cookies collect analytical data about site usage. Analytics
gtm_auth www.googletagmanager.com Session These cookies collect analytical data about site usage. Analytics
_gat_UA-10278752-4 etoll.ie 1 minute Google Analytics. Helps stop Google Analytics web servers crashing when collecting information on how you use our websites. Used to ensure the website operates sufficiently for users. Analytics
IDE doubleclick.net 2 years Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user . Advertising
test_cookie doubleclick.net 1 day Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies . Advertising
1P_JAR google.com 1 month Carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website . Advertising
ANID google.com 1 year Used for advertising served across the web and stored in google.com . Advertising
CONSENT google.com 17 years This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website . Advertising
HSID google.com 2 years Set by DoubleClick to build a profile of the website visitor's interests and show relevant ads on other sites . Advertising
NID google.com 6 months This domain is owned by Google Inc . Advertising
__Secure-3PAPISID google.com 2 years Used by for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor's interests in order to show relevant & personalised Google advertising . Advertising
__Secure-3PSID google.com 2 years Used by for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor's interests in order to show relevant & personalised Google advertising . Advertising
__Secure-3PSIDCC google.com 1 year Used by for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor's interests in order to show relevant & personalised Google advertising . Advertising
SIDCC google.com 1 year Used as a security measure to protect users data from unauthorised access . Functional
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE youtube.com 179 days Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. Miscellaneous
YSC youtube.com Session Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Miscellaneous
yt-remote-cast-installed youtube.com Session Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Miscellaneous
yt-remote-connected-devices youtube.com Persistent Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Miscellaneous
yt-remote-device-id youtube.com Persistent Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Miscellaneous
yt-remote-fast-check-period youtube.com Session Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Miscellaneous
yt-remote-session-app youtube.com Session Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Miscellaneous
yt-remote-session-name youtube.com Session Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Miscellaneous
APISID google.com 2 years Used to play YouTube videos embedded on the website. Miscellaneous
SAPISID google.com 2 years Used to play YouTube videos embedded on the website. Miscellaneous
SID google.com 2 years Used to play YouTube videos embedded on the website. Miscellaneous
SSID google.com 2 years Used to play YouTube videos embedded on the website. Miscellaneous