Cookies facilitate visits to the NBB's websites, while helping the NBB to store user preferences and visitor information and keep track of user trends. However, the NBB does not establish any link between the information saved by the cookies and data by name concerning the visitors to its websites.
The following types of cookies are used on the NBB's websites:
These are cookies that are technically necessary in order to use the websites. These cookies can therefore not be disabled.
These are cookies that are necessary for the proper functioning of the website. You cannot refuse these cookies if you want to browse the website. For example, these may be cookies that remember the choice of language, the content visitors previously viewed on website or the email address and password they provided when registering during an earlier visit to a website. These cookies may also include third-party cookies. They are mainly cookies enabling visitors to see videos incorporated in our website.
You may change your cookie settings at any time (for instance, by asking to be notified when cookies are sent to your computer, or by refusing cookies) by altering your Internet browser settings. It should nevertheless be noted that, in this case, you may be unable to register on the NBB's websites or use other functions for which registration or information gathering is required.
Depending on the web page you are visiting, the following cookies may be used.
|Name||Type and origin||Objective||Storage period|
|cookie-agreed||Necessary cookies - NBB||Registers whether you accept cookies.||100 days|
|language||Necessary cookies - NBB||Registers your language choice for the website view.||365 days|
|webform-<webform identifier>||Necessary cookies - NBB||Registers the submission of web forms and prevents spamming when submitting.||24 hours|
|SESS<session id>||Necessary cookies - NBB||Contains the session ID||During the browsing session|
|Drupal.<name>||Necessary cookies - NBB||Records Drupal-connected users’ settings that are specific to Drupal itself.||365 days|
|JSESSIONID||Necessary cookies – F5||Identification of the browsing session.||During browsing session|
|be.nbb.selected.language||Necessary cookies – F5||Records your language choice to display the website.||1 week|
|Tsxxxxxxxx||Necessary cookies – F5||Signing and securing connections with our server.||During browsing session|
|BIGipServer<pool_name>||Necessary cookies – F5||Saves the IP address used for connection to the Central Balance Sheet Office application.||1 hour|
|_ga||Analytical cookies – Google Analytics||Records a single identification code enabling statistical data on the way in which the visitor uses the website to be generated.||24 months|
|_gid||Analytical cookies – Google Analytics||Records a single identification code enabling statistical data on the way in which the visitor uses the website to be generated.||24 hours|
|_gat||Analytical cookies – Google Analytics||Spam prevention. Limits the number of requests sent to Google Analytics.||1 minute|
|uvc||Necessary cookies - AddtoAny||Enables the user to share a web page on social media.||24 hours|
|_cfduid||Necessary cookies - Cloudflare||Identifies individual users behind a shared IP address and applies security settings per individual user.||365 days|