OV-chipkaart - Cookie statement
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We use analytical cookies to optimise your user experience and we use functional cookies to save your preferences. We also place cookies from third parties in order to show you personalised adverts. We choose to use these to ensure that you see relevant OV-chipkaart adverts on other websites. These third parties can monitor your online activity.

Click on 'Choose your own settings' to find out more about our cookies and adjust your preferences. By clicking on 'Accept and continue', you are agreeing to the use of all cookies as described in our cookie policy.

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This website uses different kinds of cookies. Some cookies are placed by services from third parties that appear on our pages. You can change or withdraw your consent at any time by deleting the cookies in your browser. You can find further information in our cookie policy.

Functional cookies help make websites easier to use, by allowing basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure parts of the website. Without these cookies, the website would not be able to function properly.

Preferences cookies allow a website to remember information that affects its use and design, such as your preferred language.

A good website is never finished. We use statistics cookies to analyse the way visitors use our website. This allows us to see what works well and where there is room for improvement.

Marketing cookies are used to monitor visitors when they visit various websites, in order to display adverts that are customised and relevant to the individual user.

Cookie statement

OV-chipkaart.nl uses marketing cookies to optimise and personalise your experience of our website. We choose to use these to ensure that you see relevant OV-chipkaart adverts on other websites. If you would prefer us not to place marketing cookies, we will only place essential and analytical cookies. These cookies do not store any information about you as an individual.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on a PC, tablet or mobile phone by a website.

You can choose whether or not to give consent for the placement of marketing cookies on our website. The table below shows the cookies we may place and the purpose of each:

Functional cookies Purpose Storage period
cookiePreferenceMarketingCookies Stores cookie consent for the specific domain 6 months
language Stores the user’s language preference 1 session

OV-chipkaart also uses analytical cookies. We do this in order to monitor use of the OV-chipkaart website. A permanent cookie is placed on your computer or mobile device for this purpose. This provides OV-chipkaart with insight into how often you visit the OV-chipkaart website and how you use it. We can use this information to make adjustments where necessary and ensure that the OV-chipkaart website works well. Through services like Google Analytics, OV-chipkaart may store data in cookies, including but not limited to the following:

Analytical cookies Purpose Storage period
_ga Used to distinguish users 2 years
_gat Used to measure the request rate 1 session
_gid Used to distinguish users (anonymous) 1 session
_gaexp For use of the Optimize analysis platform 90 days
Marketing cookies Purpose Storage period
We do not currently place marketing cookies not applicable not applicable


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Amersfoort, November 2020