Cookie policy

About cookies

Cookies have been used online for a long time and practically every internet user has already encountered them. The new thing about Cookies is that the Electronic Communications Law requires that the website users need to be informed the visited website uses Cookies.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small data files placed on your computer by most websites you visit. They are used to improve your user experience for example by remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page, remembering information you’ve given so you don’t need to keep entering it, measuring how you use the website so we can make sure it meets your needs.

Why do we use Cookies?

Cookies can serve different purposes. They make the interaction between user and website faster, easier and more effective. Some types of Cookies do not have any direct influence on the user (they are merely used to record Website Statistics – Google Analytics).

Which cookies does the Office use


These are cookies defined by the website you are visiting and only the website can read them. Moreover, a website may use separate company to analyse the website traffic. It is possible that this separate company will define their own cookie to do this.


In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties.
This site uses Google Analytics that is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can better improve user experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.


The Office collects the information about the user through contact form, registration form and subscription tool. We are storing and processing user’s data up to the level and extent according to the Slovene national legislation.

Cookie nameCookie purpose
PHPSESSIDFor creating a user session and working with cookies.
ow_cookie_allowCheck of cookie permission.
applynewsStores “Sign up for our Newsletter” window state (open or closed).
_gaUsed to distinguish users.
_ga_container-idUsed to persist session state.

How to disable cookies?

If you don’t want your browser to store the Cookies, you can disable their storage. Click here to find more info on how to disable Cookies in your browser:

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