About Cookie Consent

Documentation for the Cookie Consent plugin

Cookie Consent is a free JavaScript plugin for alerting users about the use of cookies on your website.

It is designed to help you quickly comply with cookie laws. We made it fast, free, and easy for everybody.

  • Free and open source. You’re free to copy, modify and even sell Cookie Consent. See our license.
  • Super configurable. Choose your own colors, styles, type of compliance, text and more with a few clicks of the mouse.
  • The world’s most popular. Cookie Consent is seen over 2 billion times every month, across millions of websites.

What does it look like?

You can choose from a huge range of layouts and colour schemes, like this one:

Cookie Consent Preview

Visit the download wizard / configurator and try some options to see them in action. If you need even more control, you can always customise our CSS.

Getting started

The easiest way to get up and running is to use the download wizard / configurator. This will guide you through customising the plugin step-by-step.

If you’re a little more advanced, see our javascript API documentation.

What's New at Osano

Application Release 2019.3

Osano regularly releases updates. This November update includes bug fixes, customer feature requests, and improved consent visualizations.

See the full changelog

Application Release 2019.2

Osano regularly releases updates. This October update improves notifications, addresses numerous user interface bugs, and refreshes the entire application.

See the full changelog

Osano Launch

Osano's open-source tools currently help more than 750,000 active websites with their compliance. These numbers make Osano the most pervasive privacy product on the planet. After more than a year of development and testing, you can finally access the Osano suite of applications. We're honored to launch Osano on stage at TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield.

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7,000 Vendor Milestone

The Osano attorneys have been hard at work and today we are proud to share that we have now evaluated the privacy practices of more than 7,000 companies!

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Beta Testing Complete

Thank you to all of the beta testers who participated in the closed beta. The beta has now concluded as we prepare for launch.