Cookie policy

This website uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file that your computer, tablet or mobile telephone receives when you visit a website. Data about your website visit, including preferences and settings, is stored in this way, making your next visit more user-friendly and personal.

While these cookies enable you to use different NIBC services, personal details are never stored in a cookie. The information is only used by NIBC and is not shared with third parties without permission.

Which cookies does NIBC use?

  1. Technical cookies, which are needed to provide access to the NIBC site and for its proper performance
  2. Functional cookies, to store your preferences
  3. Analysis cookies, which provide insight into how visitors use our sites. This allows us to improve our website

Why does NIBC use cookies?
NIBC uses cookies for the following purposes:

  • To make the website as easy to use as possible
  • To explore how we can make the website even more user-friendly for you
  • For research purposes and to conduct analyses

Google Analytics
NIBC uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. And Google Analytics uses cookies to help NIBC analyse how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google Inc., which then stores it on servers in the United States. Google Inc. uses this information to track how the website is used for NIBC Direct. Google Inc. also compiles reports on our website traffic. Google Inc. may provide this information to third parties if it is legally required to do so or insofar as these third parties process the information on behalf of Google Inc. Google Inc. will not combine your IP address with other information held by Google Inc. Google Inc. and all its subsidiaries, including Google Analytics, adhere to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles and are affiliated with the Safe Harbor program of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Disabling cookies
If you do not want NIBC to place cookies, most browsers will allow you to disable this function. You can set your browser to block all cookies or, in some browsers, only allow the necessary cookies.

Please note, however, that not accepting cookies may affect the operation of the website and not all features will work. For more information on enabling and disabling cookies, please consult the Help section of your browser.

Below you will find more information on how to disable cookies for individual browsers:

Changes
NIBC reserves the right to unilaterally modify its privacy and cookie policy. Any changes will be announced on the website. If you continue to use the website after these changes, the revised privacy and/or cookie policy will apply to such use.