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Cookie Policy List

Costco’s Cookie Policy provides more detail about how we use cookies and similar technologies to collect information when you visit our website and the choices you have regarding the use of cookies. Listed below are the cookies and similar tracking technologies we deploy on Costco.com.au. For more information on how we collect and process personal data about you, please see our Privacy Policy.

Name Provider Purpose Set Days Cookie Type Category Sub Category
__CT_Data Clicktale This cookie is used to count the number of pageviews or visits of the anonymous visitor for the purpose of enabling the ClickTale software to track the number of pageviews or visits a visitor made on the client’s website 364 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
_CT_RS_ Clicktale This cookie is used to indicate whether a user is being recorded and by what reason (Random, Enhanced, Forced, ETR) 29 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
ctm Clicktale This cookie is used to identify a visitor of CEC. Specifically, it is used to store vistit ID, vistor ID and page view.This data is then used for tracking across the website 364 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
WRIgnore Clicktale This cookie is created to indicate that the user was not selected during random ratio check. This user will not participate again in the random ratio check for as long as the life time of the cookie 1 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
WRUID Clicktale This cookie is used to anonymously identify a visitor of the Website for the purpose of enabling the ClickTale software to track such visitor’s actions across the client’s website. 364 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
_cs_c Content Square Contains the user consent state (not expressed, granted, withdrawn). 395 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
_cs_id Content Square Contains the following data separated by dots: user ID, user creation timestamp, number of visits, last pageview timestamp, last visit timestamp, timestamp of the last time this visitor was drawn, cookie expiration date, cookie SameSite attribute, cookie Secure attribute value (0/1). 395 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
_cs_s Content Square Contains the number of pages viewed in the current session and the recording type: ".1" (not recorded for Session Replay), ".3" (to include a visitor for Session Replay recording service) or ".5" (to include a visitor for Session Replay recording service after a specific trigger). 1 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
_fbp Facebook Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers 89 BROWSER Analytics Advertisement
fr Facebook Business (formerly Facebook Custom Audience) Personalized advertisements, but also to measure and improve advertisements 89 BROWSER Analytics Advertisement
Facebook Business (formerly Facebook Custom Audience) 0 SESSION Analytics Advertisement
_ga Google Used to distinguish users. 729 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
_gat_UA-9033810-1 Google Used to throttle request rate. 1 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
_gid Google Used to distinguish users. 1 BROWSER Analytics Analytics
australia-cart (SAP Ecommerce) An ID to associate to a DB cart 4166 BROWSER Required Operational
context_segment (SAP Ecommerce) Akamai Caching 1 BROWSER Required Technical
CSRFToken (SAP Ecommerce) Enables the application to validate the requests coming for the proper user. 0 SESSION Required Security
JSESSIONID (SAP Ecommerce) Links a user to a session cart 0 SESSION Required Technical
ROUTEID (SAP Ecommerce) Tracks the app hybris instance (node) responding to the user requests. 0 SESSION Required Technical
SF_SESSION_ID (SAP Ecommerce) Storefront session id, this cookie value is used as a session key in Redis 0 SESSION Required Technical
UserPreferences (SAP Ecommerce) Used to remember member's consent choice during their next visit 364 BROWSER Required Preferences
australia_RVP (SAP Ecommerce) Stores recently viewed products 29 BROWSER Required Operational
ak_bmsc Akamai 1 BROWSER Required Technical
bm_sv Akamai 1 BROWSER Required Technical
ADRUM_BT AppDynamics Contains the referral page URL and some timing information to assist gathering First Byte Time for some browser types 1 BROWSER Required Technical
GCLB Google Cloud When you set generated cookie affinity, the load balancer issues a cookie on the first request. For each subsequent request with the same cookie, the load balancer directs the request to the same backend VM or endpoint. For external HTTP(S) load balancers, the cookie is named GCLB 0 SESSION Required Operational
__cf_bm Zendesk Part of our bot management service, this cookie helps manage incoming traffic that matches criteria associated with bots. 1 BROWSER Required Operational
__cfruid Zendesk Used to identify trusted web traffic 0 SESSION Required Operational
AWSALB Widget Mediator Zopim.com This cookie retains a sticky session id used in load balancers. 6 BROWSER
AWSALBCORS Widget Mediator Zopim.com 6 BROWSER
__zlcmid Zendesk 364 BROWSER
bm_mi 1 BROWSER
HAPC 0 SESSION