Cookie statement

What is a cookie?

We use cookies on this website. A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with pages of this website and is stored by the browser on the hard disk of your computer. The information stored in the cookie can be sent back to our servers when you next visit the website.

Use of permanent cookies

A permanent cookie enables us to recognize you when you visit our website again, so we can tailor the website to your specific preferences. If you have given any permission for placing cookies, we can also remember this by means of a cookie. As a result, you do not have to repeat your preferences every time you visit our website, which will save time and guarantee a better user experience. You can delete permanent cookies through the settings of your browser.

Use of session cookies

A session cookie enables us to see what parts of the website you viewed during a visit, so we can tailor our service as much as possible to the surfing behavior of our visitors. Sessions are automatically closed and deleted as soon as you close your web browser. 

Own and third-party tracking cookies

We use functional and anonymous statistical cookies. In addition, we use a number of supplementary analytics and marketing services provided by third parties (including Facebook) on our website to optimize the user experience of visitors. We use the Facebook Pixel to enable more targeted advertising on Facebook. You can find more information under the heading ‘Facebook pixel’.

Google Analytics

Through our website, a cookie of the American company Google is placed as part of its “Analytics” service. We use this service to gain an insight, by means of reports, into the manner in which visitors use our website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is required by law to do so, or insofar as third parties process the information on behalf of Google. We do not have any influence on this. We did not permit Google to use the analytics information obtained for other 

The information that is collected by Google is anonymized as far as possible. Your IP address is expressly not transmitted. Cookies for additional advertising-related information (known as Advertising Features) are expressly not placed. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google claims that it adheres to the Privacy Shield principles and is affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the United States Department of Commerce. This means that there is an appropriate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

We are familiar with the ruling of the EU Court of Justice of 16 July 2020 with implications for the transfer of personal data. We are currently investigating how we can overcome this problem in the best possible manner. We feel very strongly about privacy and try to do everything we can to reach an appropriate solution. If we have found an appropriate solution, we will inform you through our privacy statement. If you have any questions about the processing of your personal data, please contact us through the contact details in our privacy statement.

Overview of cookies used

Strictly necessary functional cookies

Necessary cookies help a website to function by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secured parts of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies. All data collected by these cookies is sent to our servers in the Netherlands.

Cookie name Placed by Purpose Maximum storage period
ASPNET_SessionId Session Session
Language Saves your language preference 1 year
CookieConsent Saves your cookie preferences 1 year

Statistical Google Analytics cookies

Statistical cookies help website owners understand how visitors use websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Cookie name Placed by Purpose Maximum storage period
_ga Statistics 2 years
_gid Statistics 24 hours

Facebook pixel

To offer you relevant advertisements, we use the Facebook Pixel. This is a piece of code that has been installed on our website and keeps track of what pages you visit. The Facebook Pixel provides us with better insight into the behavior of our website visitors and enables us to place more targeted advertisements on Facebook.

You can find Facebook’s privacy statement through the following link:

Right to access and rectification or erasure of your data

You have the right to ask for access to and rectification or erasure of your data; see our contact details below. For the prevention of abuse, we may ask you to provide adequate proof of ID if you submit a request. If it concerns access to personal data linked to a cookie, you will have to send a copy of the cookie in question along with your request. You can find this in the settings of your browser.

Enabling, disabling and removing cookies

You can find more information about enabling, disabling and removing cookies in the instructions and/or through the Help function of your browser.