It's finally come out of the oven: new consolidated guidance by the Belgian Data Protection Authority (BDPA) in relation to the use of cookies.

This guidance has been placed on the BDPA's website in its revamped 'Cookies' section (French / Dutch), and it takes into account various recent evolutions (such as the Planet49 decision of the Court of Justice, as well as the BDPA's decision of 17 December 2019 imposing a fine for unlawful use of non-necessary cookies on a website).

Some of the guidance is already known, but there are a few new elements – and some considerations that seem difficult if not impossible to comply with from a technical perspective. 

So what do you need to know?

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