Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy is an integral part of the Data Protection Policy of the website www.bancodelisboa.pt


What are cookies?

Cookies are text files or files that contain information that is saved on the user's device when visiting a web page.

The main objective is to recognize the user whenever he accesses the site, also allowing improving its quality and offering a better use of the site, aiming to simplify navigation.

Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet; they do not damage the user's equipment or device and, if activated in the configuration of your browser, help to identify and resolve possible errors in the operation of the website.


Does www.bancodelisboa.pt use cookies?

To improve the browsing experience on the website, access to the user profile and access to other features in the safe areas of the website, functional cookies that cannot be disabled are used.

The website uses analytical cookies, specifically from Google Analytics, in order to provide information on how visitors use the website. These cookies collect information in an aggregated way in order to give us an insight into how the website is being used.

The cookies used and the purposes are shown in the following table:








1 dia

Count and track page views



1 dia

Filter bot requests.



1 dia

Count and track page views.




100 dias

Save cookie policy acceptance information.



23 dias

Save user session.


*Cookie information source: https://cookiedatabase.org/

. Banco de Portugal undertakes to use the storage of cookies only for the purposes mentioned above; however, it does not control the use by Google responsible for analytical cookies.


How to set cookies?

The configuration tool only controls the analytical cookies that require consent to be used. Functional cookies cannot be disabled.

Most browsers allow control over the cookies stored on your device, as well as their immediate elimination, if the user wishes to no longer allow the local storage of cookies.


Controls in browser

In accordance with current legislation, information is provided on how the user can configure the browser to manage and maintain their privacy and security in relation to cookies, through links to access the official support site of the main browsers so that they can decide whether you accept the use of cookies.

Thus, you can block cookies via browser configuration tools.

Cookie settings can also be changed in your browser preferences.



In case of doubts, you can always contact Banco de Portugal's Data Protection Officer at dpo@bportugal.pt