Cookies policy

Pursuant to the Spanish regulations governing the use of cookies in relation to the provision of electronic communications services, as set forth in Royal Decree-Act 13/2012 of 30 March, we hereby inform you of the cookies used on the website of GARAIA PARQUE TECNOLOGICO S.COOP (Garaia) (hereinafter the “Website”) and the reason why they are used. Furthermore, Garaia informs you that by browsing the Website you are giving us your consent to use them.

What are cookies and what are they used for?

A cookie is a file that is downloaded onto your computer, tablet, smartphone or any other device when you visit certain websites. Among other things, cookies allow websites to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their device and, depending on the information that they contain and the way in which your device is used, they may be used to recognise the user. Cookies could never damage your device. On the contrary, the fact that they are enabled allows us to identify and resolve any errors.

Identification of cookies

Cookies are classified below according to a set of categories.  However, bear in mind that a single cookie may fall under more than one category.

Types of cookies according to the entity that manages them:

Depending on the entity that manages the device or domain from which the cookies are sent and processes the data that is obtained, they can be divided into:

  • First-party cookies: These are cookies that are sent to the user’s terminal device from a device or domain that is managed by the publisher and from which the service requested by the user is managed.
  • Third-party cookies: These are cookies that are sent to the user’s terminal device from a device or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity which processes the data obtained through the cookies.

When cookies are installed from a device or domain that is managed by the publisher, but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered first-party cookies.

Types of cookies, according to the period of time during which they remain active:

Depending on the period of time for which they remain active on the terminal device, they can be divided into :

  • Session cookies: This type of cookie is designed to collect and store data while the user is visiting a website. They are normally used to store information that is only required to be stored for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (e.g. a list of products purchased).
  • Persistent cookies: With these types of cookies, the data remains stored on the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a set period by the entity responsible for the cookie; this may range from a number of minutes to several years.

Add-ons cookies from external content providers:

The cookies used by add-ons of external content providers are necessary to allow the user to access the content or services provided by third-party providers, such as videos hosted on YouTube or viewing geographical locations on Google Maps. They are governed by the provisions of their respective cookie policies.

Google add-on cookies

Garaia uses Google’s external add-ons. Using them requires cookies to be sent.

For further information see: How Google uses cookies

The information collected by Google’s external add-ons on our Website, including the user’s IP address, may be sent to Google and stored on their servers. This information is managed entirely by Google. These cookies do not identify users personally unless they are logged into Google, in which case they are linked to said Google account.

For further information see: Types of cookies used by Google

Garaia uses the Google Maps add-on to display geographical locations (our office).

In some parts of the website, Garaia shows embedded YouTube videos. The cookies installed by Google on any site that includes a YouTube video are used to measure the number and behaviour of YouTube users, including the information relating to any visit to our Website with your Google account, if logged in.

For further information, see Google’s Privacy Policy: Privacy policy.

Cookies de complementos de terceros








2 years

When you create or log into a Google account, NID, HSID, SID, SSID and SAPISID cookies are stored on your computer so that you stay signed into your Google account when you visit their services again. While you stay logged in and use add-ons on other Websites such as ours, Google will use these cookies to improve your user experience.


The Google +1 button used on our Website is hosted at Google. Your browser sends information from the cookies that are required by Google if you stay logged into your account. This information is used by Google to associate it with your account.


We use Google Maps on our Website to display geographical locations. Using them requires cookies to be sent; PREF, NID, SNID, khcookie, in addition to the cookies that Google requires if you stay signed into your account; these are managed entirely by Google.

Level 2



2 years

Level 2



6 months

Level 2



2 years

Level 2



2 years

Level 2



2 years

Level 2




These launch a message to the visiting user, informing them that our website uses cookies




3 months

This cookie is used by Google to provide services and obtain anonymous information about browsing




1 month

To personalise the advertisements, based on the user’s interests




24 hours

This is used by Google to provide services and obtain anonymous information about browsing.



90 days

Cookie used to configure personalised marketing.




Tracking cookie for personalised advertisements.



119 days

eXelate’s tracking cookie for personalised advertisements








15 days

This cookie reminds you if you have accepted the cookie notice message, so that it is no longer shown while it remains active.



10 months

ShareThis cookies enable easy sharing on social media sites


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6 minutes




13 months



24 hours


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2 years






5 days



1 year

These cookies are used to deliver advertising to your browser or mobile device. They prevent the same advertisements from being continuously displayed and they are based on your interests.



1 year


Cookies from the Mailchimp Marketing Platform

When you have subscribed to Garaia Technology Park’s email newsletter, cookies called web beacons will be added to emails that we send to you, to enable us to track the emails that are opened and the links that are clicked on by subscribers. For further information, read Mailchimp’s cookie policy.

Intrusion levels associated with the cookies that we use

The aforementioned cookies include an «intrusion level» criterion based on a scale of 1 to 3, where:

  • Level 1: these are cookies for internal use which are essential for the provision of the service requested by the user.
  • Level 2: these are anonymous cookies for internal use that are necessary to maintain content and browsing, and cookies managed by third parties as part of the services requested expressly by the user on their websites (e.g.: Social media add-ons of Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn, embedded videos, maps).
  • Level 3: these are cookies that are managed by third parties and are part of the services that are not expressly requested by the user, allowing them to be tracked through websites not owned by Garaia Parque Tecnologico S.COOP. (e.g.: graphic advertising management platforms). This level is specified together with the owner. The use of level 3 cookies is subject to the prior consent of the user, who must expressly confirm their acceptance.


These lists will be updated as soon as possible when the services offered by the website are changed or evolve. However, occasionally, during these updates the list may not include a given cookie, but it will always include cookies whose purpose is identical to those recorded on these lists.

Withdrawal of consent and deletion of cookies

You may allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your device by changing the settings of the browser installed on your computer. If you do not allow cookies to be installed on your browser, it may not be possible to access certain sections of our Website.

For further information on how to block cookies, you can visit the following links:

  • Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Configuration.
    For further information, view Microsoft support or the browser’s Help tool.
  • Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings.
    For further information, view Mozilla support or the browser’s Help tool .
  • Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced settings -> Privacy -> Content settings.
    For further information, view Google support or the browser’s Help tool.
  • Safari: Preferences -> Security.
    For further information, view Apple support or the browser’s Help tool