What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer, mobile device, or other device. Cookies enable many of the functions of our website and help ensure the best possible user experience. We have broken down the cookies used on our websites according to their intended use.
What cookies do we use?
These cookies are necessary for the operation of the website and cannot be disabled. They are usually only set when you use features that create service requests, such as setting up privacy settings, logging in, or filling out forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but this may cause some parts of the site not to function.
These cookies enable us to monitor the volume and source of traffic to our website in order to measure and improve its performance. They help us understand which pages are popular and which less popular, and how visitors navigate the site. All cookie information is collected anonymously. If you do not accept these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our website.
These cookies enable us to provide better and more personalised features, such as videos and real-time chat. These cookies are set by us or by third-party service providers whose services we have included on our website. If you do not accept these cookies, some or all of these functions may not work properly.
Social media cookies
These cookies are set by the social media services included on our website to enable you to share content with your friends and networks. These can track how your browser is used on other websites and create a profile based on your interests. This may affect the content and messages you see on other websites. If you do not accept these cookies, you may not be able to use or see these sharing tools.
How do I change my settings and how cookies are used?
You can opt out of certain categories of cookies by clicking on the “open cookie settings” link. You can also opt out of targeting technologies either by visiting the website of the used technology or by changing the settings on your web browser.
If you prohibit all cookies from being stored, no cookies will be stored from our website or on any other websites you visit. However, you may notice that some online service features cannot be accessed without cookies. The use of tools to prevent tracking online user behaviour may also prevent cookies from being stored and may result in some functionality not being available to you.
Your can also turn on a setting in your browser to notify you of any cookies being set. Once notified, you can either accept or reject the cookie.
You can read more about cookies and the safe use of online services on the website of the Finnish Transport and Communications Agency.
For more information about targeting-based browser use, visit Your Online Choices.
Last updated 17 May 2022.