This Cookies Policy is an integral part of the Disclaimer and Privacy Policy of AUTORIDAD PORTUARIA DE LAS PALMAS. Accessing and browsing the site, or using its services, imply agreement to the General Conditions established in our Legal Notice (and therefore to the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy). Please read them carefully.

Thank you for visiting us. We want you to have the best possible experience on our website; that's why we have written this Cookie's Policy as clearly as possible.

What is a Cookie?

Cookies are files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded onto the user’s device when they visit a website. Their main purpose is to recognise the user each time they access AUTORIDAD PORTUARIA DE LAS PALMAS and they also enable us to improve the quality and usability of our website.

Cookies are essential to the operation of the Internet; they cannot damage the user's device/computer and if they are activated in your browser settings they help us to identify and resolve possible operating errors in

Types of cookies

There are different types of cookies. They all work in the same way, but there are small differences between them:

a) Session cookies: Session cookies only last during your visit and they are deleted when you close the browser. Their main purpose is to identify the device type and support the website's security or basic operation. They don't contain any personal information that can identify a person.

b) Persistent or permanent cookies: Cookies stored on your device's hard drive that our website reads every time you visit They have a specific expiry date after which the cookie stops working. They help us identify your actions and preferences, to analyse visits and help us to understand how users arrive at our page and improve our services.

c) Functionality Cookies: They enable to remember the decisions users make, such as login details or identifiers.
The information these cookies collect is anonymised (in other words, they don't contain your name, address or other details.)

d) Third-party cookies: Third-party cookies are cookies installed by a website that is not the one you are visiting. For example, the cookies used by social networks (such as Facebook) or by external content (such as Google Maps). Some advertising companies also use this type of file to monitor your visits on every site where they advertise.

e) Analytical cookies: The purpose of these cookies is periodic maintenance and ensuring good operation and service for the user by collecting your activity data.
Use of cookies by

By accessing, you expressly accept that we can use these cookies on your devices. If you deactivate the cookies, your browsing on may not be optimal and some of the features has may not work properly.
a) First-party cookies:

Our website uses our own cookies (small text files that your browser stores) to recognise you and provide you with a better service. Accepting our cookies gives you the advantage of saving time. They can also be used to recognise you on later visits and, therefore, adapt the content shown to you, to obtain information on the date and time of your last visit, to measure some traffic parameters within the website and to estimate the number of visits made so we can focus and adjust our services and promotions more effectively.

No cookie allows us to contact your telephone number, your email address or any other means of contact. No cookie can extract information from your hard drive or steal personal data.
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4e88a59ca9e62fbc667faceb911fe8f2 Session cookie used for unique identification of visitors.
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d) Third-party cookies: Google Analytics’ Cookies

This website uses the Google Analytics service provided by Google, Inc., a company whose main office is at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (‘Google’).

Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyse the use our users make of the website. The information the cookie generates about your website use (including your IP address) will be transferred directly and filed by Google in servers in the USA. Google will use this information on our behalf to monitor website use, compile activity reports and provide other services related to website activity and Internet usage. Google may transfer this information to third parties when this is required by legislation or when these third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data that Google has.

You may refuse the processing of your data or information by rejecting the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting of your browser. However, you should realise that if you do this, you may not be able to access all this website's functions. By using this website, you consent to Google processing your information in the manner and for the purposes described above.
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These Google Analytics cookies generate an anonymous user ID, which is used to keep a count of  how many times the user visits It also records when the user first and last visited the site. In addition, it also calculates when a session ended, the user's location and keywords.
User settings to avoid cookies.

To comply with current legislation, at we provide you with the information you need to change the settings of your browser/browsers to ensure your privacy and security concerning cookies. Consequently, we provide you with information and links to the official support sites of the main browsers so you can decide if you want to accept the use of cookies or not.

You may block cookies using the browser setting tools or you can change your browser settings to warn you when a server wants to save a cookie:

If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, go to: Tools > Internet options > Privacy > Settings For more information, please visit and
If you use Firefox, go to the menu and select: >Options > Privacy & Security > History For more information, please visit
If you use Chrome, go to: Settings > Advanced> Privacy and Security > Content Settings > Cookies. For more information, please visit
If you use Opera, go to: Settings > Preferences > Advanced > Cookies. For more information, please visit