Cookies Policy

PRIVACY AND COOKIES

This website is maintained by the LGMA and does not collect any personal data. However, we do sometimes place small pieces of information stored in simple text files on your computer. These are known as cookies. You can manage and/or delete these small files as you wish.

Most websites use cookies as they improve things by:

  • Remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page
  • Remembering information you’ve given so you don’t need to keep entering it
  • Measuring how you use the website so we can make sure it meets your needs

To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit AboutCookies.org or please read on to find out more about how and where we use cookies.


COOKIES IN PLACE ON THIS WEBSITE

  • When you first visit this website, you will see a message informing you about cookies. If you click the ‘Hide this message’ button, a cookie will be set which records your preference.
  • This website uses Google Analytics to measure user interaction. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on.

Control your cookie settings

Once you have given us your agreement to the use of cookies, we shall store a cookie on your computer or device to remember this for next time. If you wish to withdraw your cookie consent at any time, you will have to delete our cookies using your internet browser settings. You should do this through the browser settings for each browser you use. Please be aware that some of our services will not function if your browser does not accept cookies. However, you can allow cookies from specific websites by making them “trusted websites” in your internet browser. The following links may assist you in managing your cookies settings, or you can use the 'Help' option in your internet browser for more details.

To block Google Analytics cookies specifically, you can install the “Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on” provided by Google.

Cookie Overview
Below is a full list of the cookies used which may be used on the Website(s) of Heineken Ireland Limited:

Cookie

Description

Expiry

ASPXAUTH

Used to determine if a user is authenticated within restricted areas

immediately on session end

accept_cookies

Holds current user acceptable of cookie notification

1 year after session end

ASP.NET_SessionId

A cookie which is used to identify the users session on the server. The session being an area on the server which can be used to store data in between http requests

immediately on session end

CurrentUrl

Holds current URL to help facilitate JavaScript functions.

1 hour after session end

pToolsKeepMeLoggedIn

Holds encrypted key to allow a seamless login for the user on next visit

30 days after session end

_ga, _utma, utmb, utmc, _utmt, _utmz

Google/Analytics Cookie. Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

2 year after session end

_gat_UA-12979004-1

Google/Analytics Cookie. Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

immediately on session end

_gid

Google/Analytics Cookie. Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

immediately on session end


Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies or to customise your settings for cookies. To find out how to do this, see the ‘Help’ menu on your browser. Please note that if you turn off cookies or change your settings, some features of the website may not work correctly.


FURTHER INFORMATION OR TO MAKE A REQUEST

As mentioned above we do not collect personal data but if you have any concerns please do not hesitate to bring them to our attention.