Cookies

Welcome to www.skoda.co.uk (the “Site”), which is owned and operated by Volkswagen Group United Kingdom Limited (Company registration number 514809) whose registered office is at Yeomans Drive, Blakelands, Milton Keynes MK14 5AN, a company authorised to conduct business in the United Kingdom.

Here, you will find information on what cookies may be set when you visit the Site and how to reject or delete those cookies.

By continuing to use the Site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies in the manner set out in this policy.


What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer (or mobile device) by the websites you visit. They allow websites to recognise your device and remember if you have visited the website before.

Cookies are a well-known web technology; widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to website owners. Cookies can also be used to measure which parts of a website people visit and customise their experience.

The cookies that are generated on the Site help us to monitor and improve the Site's performance for our users, whilst remaining non-intrusive in nature.

The cookies that are generated on the Site store no personally identifiable data and pose no security risk to users of the Site.

For more information on the cookies generated on skoda.co.uk please click here.

We are providing this information to you as part of our on-going efforts to ensure we are open and honest with users of the Site as part of our compliance with this legislation. To find out more information about cookies, we recommend you visit www.allaboutcookies.org/.


Email Tracking

Some of the emails we send to you may contain a ‘web beacon pixel’ or tracked links which allows us to identify when you have opened the email and to verify which links contained in the email you have accessed. We use this information to determine which parts of our emails are of most interest to you.

You can delete the pixel by deleting the email. If you do not wish to download the pixel to your computer or other device, you can ensure this by selecting to receive emails from us in plain text rather than HTML.

Alternatively, you can unsubscribe from our mailing list by contacting us at using the details set out on our Contact Us page.


Changes

We may make changes to this Cookie Policy at any time by sending you an email with the modified terms or by posting a copy of them on the Site. Any changes will take effect 7 days after the date of our email or the date on which we post the modified terms on the Site, whichever is the earlier. Your continued use of the Site after that period expires means that you agree to be bound by the modified policy.


Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about cookies or your privacy when using this Site, please contact us at using the details set out on our Contact Us page.



Our cookies

We use cookies on skoda.co.uk to collect information about how visitors use our website.

All of the information we collect is anonymous, meaning our cookies don't identify anyone as an individual and no personal information is stored in the cookies we generate. We always use the information collected in a responsible way, helping to enhance the performance of our website.

Here is a list of the cookies generated on skoda.co.uk:

Our cookies

To find out more about cookies, we recommend you visit www.allaboutcookies.org/

Third party cookies

On skoda.co.uk you might have noticed that there are some cookies not related to ŠKODA. These cookies are generated by third party websites and as such we don’t control the settings of these cookies.

Because we don’t control the settings of these third party cookies, there may be tracking contained within them that we don't know about or control, therefore we recommend that you visit the third party website that has generated them for more information about how to manage them.

Alternatively, cookies can be managed in your browser. Details on the setting of cookies and related changes in the most common browsers are available here:

Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en

Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

Microsoft Edge: https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy

Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

Opera: http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/

Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH19214?locale=cs_CZ&viewlocale=en_US

Here is a list of the third party cookies generated on skoda.co.uk:

Third party cookies

Other than the cookies listed, above and those listed on the Our Cookies page the site generates no other cookies.

The cookies that are generated on the ŠKODA UK website store no personally identifiable data and pose no security risk to our websites users. We believe these cookies are helpful and only improve our user’s experience when using our website, whilst remaining non-intrusive.

ŠKODA UK advertising

You may see ŠKODA UK adverts on other websites outside the domain of skoda.co.uk. The adverts that we use on these websites make use of third party cookies, which monitor how users interact with the adverts that we place. This helps us to improve the effectiveness and performance of our online advertising and allows us to build campaign performance reports.

If you want to find out more about how to disable these cookies you can do so by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org/.

Managing Cookies

The ŠKODA UK website does not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about its visitors. However, if you wish to restrict or even block the cookies which are generated by skoda.co.uk, you can do so through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser will provide you with an explanation of how to do this.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org/ .