Region of Attica

Scope of the Cookies Policy

The Legal Entity of Public Law under the name “Region of Attica” which is based in Athens, on Syggrou Avenue 15-17, P.C. 117 43, in its capacity as Data Controller, provide you with information about the cookies we use, the information we collect with them and how cookies are used in the website

You can be informed in detail about the management of your personal data by the Region of Attica and the protection of your privacy, in the Personal Data Protection Policy which is posted on this website.


Cookies identification files are self-installed text files, with short content, that are stored on the computer or other electronic devices (eg mobile phones, tablets, etc.) of the user, when visiting a website. In this way, the website remembers your actions and preferences (e.g. language, font size and other display preferences) for a period of time, so you do not have to enter these preferences every time you visit the website or when you browse from one page to another. Cookies help you navigate in a more user-friendly environment.

Types of cookies

There are two main categories of cookies:
A. Temporary cookies (session cookies, session cookies) which are deleted immediately after
the end of the browser and / or after the closure of the browser,
B. Persistent cookies, which remain in the browser for a certain period of time or until you
delete them.

Use of cookies

Each type of cookies we use serves different purposes. When you visit our website, we may use the following cookies:

Types and Use of cookies by this website
This website uses the following types of cookies:

A. Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the website, allow you to browse and use its functions, such as access to secure areas.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary Necessary 11 months This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Necessary”.
viewed_cookie_policy Necessary 11 months The cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.

B. Cookies: Functionality: These cookies enable the website to remember the choices you make (e.g. language) and provide enhanced features. The installation of these Cookies is done only after you have provided your consent.

wp-wpml_current_language Functional session This cookie is used to track the language preference fo the user.

C. Advertising (third-party) cookies: Information obtained through cookie technology is shared with third parties in the context of creating targeted advertising messages that may be displayed to the user when visiting third-party websites. In addition, this cookie technology enables measurements related to user activity on another website that referred the user to our websites.


D. Analytics (third-party) cookies and other technologies: These cookies collect data about the user of the website and allow to improve the way it works. This information helps to monitor website performance, measure visits, track how the website is accessed, etc.


Q. Performance cookies: These cookies collect information about the use of the website, e.g. which pages you visit most often and if you receive error messages from the website. These cookies do not collect information that identifies you, as they collect it in an aggregated way and therefore remain anonymous. They are used only for statistical purposes that will help improve the operation of the website.


All the above Cookies, with the exception of the Absolutely Necessary Cookies, are in principle deselected and the user freely decides whether to activate them.

How to manage cookies

You can always modify the options in your browser to receive notifications about the use of cookies or to reject the use of cookies. In this case, if you do not allow the use of cookies for specific services, you may not have further access to them.

At the same time, you can change your personal choices by setting the browser used appropriately, allowing either the acceptance of specific types of cookies or the refusal to keep them.

You can also withdraw your consent to the use of cookies on your computer or other device by following the path to delete them from the memory of the browser you use.

You can configure the browser you use to either warn you about the use of cookies in specific website services or not to allow the acceptance of the use of cookies in any case.

You can find out more information, according to the browser, using the following links:

  • Internet Explorer
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Safari
  • Opera
  • Adobe (flashcookies)

To find out more about the types of cookies, you can visit the website:

Processing of Personal Data

To learn more about the processing of your personal data and your rights, please visit Personal Data Protection Policy which is posted on this website.

Updates to the Cookies Policy

The Region of Attica may modify this Cookie Policy from time to time for the purpose of complying with regulatory changes, for reasons of optimizing its operations and services. Updated versions of this document will be posted on this website with a date indication, to inform which is the most recently updated version.

Last Review: 09/09/2022