COOKIES

Introduction

 

Use of Cookies by BMW Ireland National Websites

 

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.


A cookie is a small text file that some websites store on your computer. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your computer if you agree.

 

Within this website cookies are used to improve the browsing experience for our customers. BMW Group take your privacy seriously and the below information details the cookies used, how to prevent these being written and the impact of doing so on your browsing experience.

 

Disabling/Enabling all cookies.

 

You can accept or decline cookies by modifying
the settings in your browser. However, you will not be able to use all the interactive features of the site if cookies are disabled. Most recent web browsers allow control over the cookies saved through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit :

 

www.allaboutcookies.org

 

Disabling/Enabling specific cookies.

 

BMW Group is working to provide the ability for
you to manage your cookie preferences within our website. As an interim step below we have detailed all the cookies set by our websites, their purpose and details of how to opt out where available.

 

The cookies detailed on this website are based on the International Chamber of Commerce guide for cookie categories; Strictly necessary, Performance, Functionality or Targeting.

 

The tables below explain the cookies we use and why. The information is updated regularly but if a discrepancy is found then please contact us.

 

Strictly Necessary Cookies

 

Cookie used by: ebsm.bmwgroup.com
Cookie name: JSESSIONID
Purpose: This session cookie indicates that you are actively using the site

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_consent cookie
Purpose: To store the user consent to cookies

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: virtualCookie
Purpose: Needed to integrate the Dealer Locator accordingly

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: lang_consentCookie
Purpose: Used to store information on the necessity of a certain language.

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_consentCookie
Purpose: Stores the cookie consent of the website user

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: lang_consentCookie
Purpose: Used to store information on the necessity of a certain languag

 

Performance Cookies

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: Bandwidth
Purpose: Indicates if the user has a high or narrowband internet connection

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: bmwCookieEnabled
Purpose: Remembers that a user accepts cookies

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: Screensaver
Purpose: Remembers that the user has deactivated the web site screensaver

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: aems_tracking
Purpose: Used to store anonymous tracking information

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_consentCookie
Purpose: Enables the loading of website components and subsequently the tracking of which components were loaded.

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie

Cookie name: cc_digital eventAttributes

Purpose: Used to store anonymous information about website user actions on the site e.g. click on a button, closing of any overlay etc.

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie

Cookie name: cc_digital userCookie

Purpose: Used to hold the user session by means of an anonymous session or visitor ID

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_digital_profileCookie
Purpose: Used to hold a reference to the anonymous tracking session on this website.

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie

Cookie name: cc_digital _testCookie

Purpose: Stores the results of a cookie allowance test.

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: bmwSessionCookie
Purpose: Enables the loading of website components and subsequently the tracking of which components were loaded.

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie

Cookie name: visitorid
Purpose: Used to store an anonymous visitor ID

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: aems_tracking
Purpose: Used to store anonymous tracking information

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_digital_eventAttributes

Purpose: Used to store anonymous information about website user actions on the site e.g. click on a button, closing of an overlay etc

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_digital_userCookie
Purpose: Used to hold the user session by means of an anonymous session or visitor ID

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_digital_profileCookie
Purpose: Used to hold a reference to the anonymous tracking session on this website.

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie

Cookie name: cc_digital_testCookie
Purpose: Stores the result of a cookie allowance test

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: cc_digital_userCookie
Purpose: Used to hold the user session by means of an anonymous session or visitor ID

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: bmwSessionCookie
Purpose: Stored to enable the tracking of the session

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: visitorid
Purpose: Used to store an anonymous visitor ID

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: aems-tracking
Purpose: Used to store anonymous tracking information

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie

Cookie name: gcdm_form_data
Purpose: Used to store anonymous information about website user actions on the site especially within website forms e.g. click on a checkbox, closing of a form etc.

 

Targeting Cookies

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: locale
Purpose: Stores from which country a user is coming

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: WT_FPC
Purpose: Webtrends tracking related

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: WT_NAVI
Purpose: Webtrends tracking related

 

Cookie used by: bmw.ie
Cookie name: s_lastvisit
Purpose: Used to identify a return visitor to the site

 

Third Party Cookies

 

Cookie used by: statse.webtrendslive.com
Cookie name: ACOOKIE
Purpose: Webtrends tracking

 

Web Beacons

 

Some of the BMW Group web pages also contain electronic images known as web beacons (sometimes known as clear gifs) that allow BMW to count users who have visited these pages. Web beacons collect only limited information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides.

 

YouTube Cookies

 

Some of the BMW Group web pages contain embedded video content from YouTube. When you visit a page with an embedded YouTube video, or click to view the video, you may be presented with cookies from YouTube. The BMW Group does not control the setting of these cookies. To find out more please : visit YouTube's embedding videos information page

 

Sharing Tools

 

The BMW Group web pages contain embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to share content with friends through social networks, such as Facebook or Twitter. These sites may set a cookie when you are logged in to their service. The BMW Group does not control the setting of cookies from these websites. Please check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.