What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your computer or other IT equipment. It makes it possible to recognize your computer and gather information about which pages and features are visited with your browser.
The cookie can't tell who you are, what your name is, where you live, or if your computer is being used by one or more people. The information is anonymous and is not connected to the individual user.
Also, the cookie cannot spread viruses or other malicious programs.
Why are cookies used?
Cookies help visitors to the website, e.g. through repeated visits to the site, where settings and any information entered are remembered and therefore do not need to be re-entered.
Cookies are also used to collect statistics about the website in order to improve it. As well as to target ads and services for marketing purposes.
Can cookies be rejected?
You have the option to decline cookies on your computer by changing the settings in your browser. Where you find the settings depends on which browser you are using.
Please note that if you turn off cookies, you cannot use features that require websites to remember your choices.
Want to know more about cookies?
You can read more about cookies and the jury basis on Erhvervsstyrelsen.dk