The Constitutional Court established at Koningsplein 7, 1000 Brussels is responsible for the content of the website https://www.const-court.be/.
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Web browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings generally are to be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your web browser.
You can control and/or 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.
To better understand these settings, the following links can be useful. If they are not, you can consult the 'Help' function in your web browser for more details.
● Google Chrome: deleting current cookies and refusing new cookies. Click here.
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Please note that if you use several devices to visit our website, you need to make sure your cookie preference is adjusted on the browser of every device.
More information about cookies
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There are two types of cookies that we use:
Necessary cookies allow users to navigate through the website and use the functions of the website (for example language preferences and region). You cannot refuse these cookies because they are necessary for the proper functioning of the framework we use for the website.
Functional cookies increase the usability of the Court's website by remembering your choices (for example authentication with e-id via CSAM).
We register an email address for those who want to receive the newsletter upon acceptance of a confirmation email. It is not mandatory to fill in your name.
You can send your questions or comments to the above address or by email to our webmaster (a temporary alias so we don't receive too much spam).
What happens if I do not accept cookies?
On https://www.const-court.be/, you have the choice to accept or decline cookies. In both cases you will be redirected to the website of the Constitutional Court and you will not be denied access. If you do not accept cookies, the website will normally still function fully. However, as said before, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.