COOKIE POLICY

 

This is the cookie policy (“Cookie Policy”) of AS Tallink Grupp (“Tallink”) and its subsidiaries that presents the ways Tallink uses cookies on our different websites.

Contact details of Tallink’s subsidiaris can be found here: https://www.tallinksilja.com/grupp-structure

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

 

Cookies are files that collect various technical information about user's computer, browser, and site usage, such as the pages on which the user has visited and in which order. Tallink uses cookies that are purely of technical nature (e.g. for statistics) and cookies that can identify guest users, facilitate and personalize the sign-up and movement of visitors on the site, and measure and analyse user habits. Cookies allow the website to remember information about data subject’s visit, e.g. preferred language and other settings.

WHEN DO WE USE COOKIES?

 

When Tallink customers are using Tallink services, Tallink and external service providers and partners may send cookies or similar technology to user’s computer to enhance and develop user’s online experience. However, You can also set your browser settings in such a way that it informs You when you receive a cookie or automatically declines to accept it. Therefore, You can decide for yourself whether You wish to accept cookies or not. At the same time, please be aware that some Tallink website features or services may not function properly without cookies.
Tallink’s website may also use various tracking and analytics tools to gather information, analyze and measure the use of the site or the effectiveness of Tallink’s communications or advertising, i.e. how Tallink’s communication reaches to customers.

HOW TO CONTROL COOKIES?

 

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

WHAT KIND OF COOKIES ARE USED BY OUR WEBSITES?

 

The list of the cookies used on our websites can be found here: www.tallinksilja.com/cookies
Below is a list of the types of cookies that are being used on our websites:

  • Service cookies
    These cookies are essential to make the website work properly. For example, information about your location and device is saved into a cookie and is used to present the site optimized for your location and device.
  • Analytics cookies
    These cookies are used to monitor visitor behavior on our websites to help us improve our information and services. The collected information is combined with data from thousands of other users to create an overall picture of website use.
  • Social media cookies
    Tallink gives you the option to share content on social media sites like Facebook, Google+ and Twitter. These sites make use of cookies, for example to verify if you're logged in to their site.
  • Advertising cookies
    Tallink will show you advertisements which are placed by ad networks. An ad network is an organization charged with the representation of advertising space for the purpose of maximizing revenue and minimizing administrative costs through aggregation. Ad networks make use of cookies for tracking purposes and personalizing the advertisements they place. For example, cookies are used to track which advertisements you've already seen to avoid that you will always see the same advertisements.
  • Third party cookies
    Some Tallink’s websites use third party services or software, such as chat, maps, online videos or social networking features. Many of these services may set cookies in your browser.

IMPLEMENTING PROVISIONS

 

Taking into account possible changes in legislation, case law and developments in the practices of technologies ensuring high level of personal data protection, Tallink reserves the right to make changes to this Cookie Policy. Therefore, this Cookie Policy is subject to a periodical review and possible changes where necessary. We will post any Cookie Policy changes on Tallink’s websites. We will also keep prior versions of this Cookie Policy in an archive.