Cookie Policy

Adevinta ASA (hereinafter referred to as “Adevinta”) uses cookies and other technologies to ensure that all users (collectively, “Users”) can enjoy the best possible experience while browsing this website (the “Website”).

Here you will find information about the use of cookies on adevinta.com. If you are looking for information about the use of cookies or processing of personal data in any of Adevinta’s subsidiaries, please see their respective websites.

What is a cookie and local storage of data?

When you visit websites different kinds of data may be stored locally on your device through your web browser. Such locally stored data can be used for many different purposes, including to adapt the content and features on the services provided to you, or provide web analytics tools. The most common kind of local storage of data is cookies.

Cookies are small text files that are stored locally on your device (computer, mobile phone, tablet, etc.). These files make us able to recognize your web browser and collect information about for example your use of our sites.

In addition to cookies, there are also other technologies that may be used that can fulfill the same purposes, for example pixels, tags or web beacons. This is technology that facilitates recognition of cookies and identifiers and that may also enable third parties to place cookies on your device.

What cookies does Adevinta use and why does Adevinta use cookies and local storage of data?

On adevinta.com we use own and third party cookies in order to measure and analyze the traffic on our Website in order to understand how it is being used, and to improve and develop our Website. In particular, Adevinta uses the following categories of cookies:

  • Technical cookies (always on): They are cookies which allow the user to navigate through a website and use the different options or services offered, for example, to control traffic and data communication, identify the session, restrict access to some parts, etc.
  • Customization cookies: These allow the user to access the service with some general features that are predefined such as the language, the regional configuration from which the user accesses the service, the screen display choices, etc.
  • Analysis cookies: These allow the user’s behavior to be tracked and analyzed. The information collected through such cookies is used in the measurement of Website activity and for the creation of user navigation profiles, for the purpose of introducing improvements.

In particular, the following cookies are stored on your device for these purposes:

CookieTypeDurationDescription
_clck1 yearNo description
_clsk1 dayNo description
_ga2 yearsThe _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.
_gat_UA-135039446-51 minuteA variation of the _gat cookie set by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to allow website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. The pattern element in the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.
_gid1 dayInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website's performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.
ANONCHK10 minutesThe ANONCHK cookie, set by Bing, is used to store a user's session ID and also verify the clicks from ads on the Bing search engine. The cookie helps in reporting and personalization as well.
ARRAffinitysessionARRAffinity cookie is set by Azure app service, and allows the service to choose the right instance established by a user to deliver subsequent requests made by that user.
ARRAffinitySameSitesessionThis cookie is set by Windows Azure cloud, and is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.
CLID1 yearNo description
CONSENT2 yearsYouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement1 yearSet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the "Advertisement" category .
cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics011 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional011 monthsThe cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary011 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-others011 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance011 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".
MUID1 year 24 daysBing sets this cookie to recognize unique web browsers visiting Microsoft sites. This cookie is used for advertising, site analytics, and other operations.
SMsessionNo description available.
SRM_B1 year 24 daysUsed by Microsoft Advertising as a unique ID for visitors.
viewed_cookie_policy011 monthsThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE5 months 27 daysA cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.
vuid2 yearsVimeo installs this cookie to collect tracking information by setting a unique ID to embed videos to the website.
YSCsessionYSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.
yt-remote-connected-devicesneverYouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.
yt-remote-device-idneverYouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.

_ga _gid and _gat are cookies set by Google Analytics, a web analytics tool provided by Google Inc. This tool gathers information about page visits and generates statistics about the use of our Website. The data processed and collected is anonymised data and cannot be connected to a single individual or IP address. If you wish to opt-out of Google Analytics tracking: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

How can you control or delete cookies and locally stored data?

Users may configure the installation of cookies during the Website configuration process and they are aware that disabling cookies and similar technology may affect the normal use of the Website and the services provided by the Website.

To disable cookies, Users should follow the instructions of each browser. For example:

Neither this Website nor its legal representatives are responsible for the content or the accuracy of the privacy policies of the third parties mentioned in this Cookies Policy. The web browsers are the tools in charge of storing the cookies and from this place, the Users must exercise their right to delete or deactivate them. Neither this Website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by these browsers. In some cases, it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget its decision not to accept them.

Modifications in this Cookies Policy

Adevinta reserves the right to include modifications in this Cookies Policy due to changes in applicable laws, regulations, for security measures or so to adapt the Cookies Policy to the instructions received from data protection competent authorities, or to include any new processing activities.

We inform you that this Cookies Policy may be modified at any time to include new cookies, or according to new legislative or regulatory requirements, or to adapt this policy to the instructions of the data protection control authorities, so we suggest you consult it regularly

Last updated 2022/07/06