Cookie policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data or text files that are sent to your browser by the website so that the site can recognize the browser. There are different types of cookies for different purposes: technical cookies (for language settings, for example), session cookies (temporary cookies), and tracking cookies (which record the activities of visitors to websites to be able to offer a more optimal user experience).

Cookies are stored on the hard drive of the user’s computer. Cookies can be placed by the server of the website being visited or by partners that the website works with. Cookies only read information that the cookies have themselves stored. The cookies do not have any access to other information on the computer.

A cookie usually contains the name of the server that placed the cookie, an expiry date and a unique code.

Cookies help to coordinate the website better with the wishes and preferences of the visitors. Cookies can also be used to personalise the content of a website or an advertisement on a website.

Adjust cookie settings

If you would like to adjust your cookie settings, you can do so by clicking on the link below.

Cookie settings


Use of cookies on the Brussels IVF (UZ Brussel) website uses the following types of cookies:

The following cookies are used on this website.

__cf_bm30 minutesThis cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.
_icl_visitor_lang_jssessionsessionThis cookie tracks the visitor's language preference and helps in automatically selecting the appropriate language version of the website.
Alert banner1 dayCreate a cookie that is set when the alert banner is closed, allowing it to remember the user's choice and prevent it from being displayed again until the cookie expires
CookieLawInfoConsent1 yearCookieYes sets this cookie to record the default button state of the corresponding category and the status of CCPA. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.
viewed_cookie_policy1 yearThe GDPR Cookie Consent plugin sets the cookie to store whether or not the user has consented to use cookies. It does not store any personal data.
wp-wpml_current_admin_language_{hash}Stores the current WordPress administration area language.
wp-wpml_current_languageStores the current language. This cookie is enabled by default on sites that use the Language filtering for AJAX operations feature.
wpml_browser_redirect_testTests if cookies are enabled. This cookie is enabled for all site visitors if you use the Browser language redirect feature.