WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your computer or mobile device (“Device”). It allows a website to remember your actions or preferences over a length of time. Some of the cookies we use are essential for our website to work. We also use some non-essential cookies to collect information for making reports and to help us improve the website.
TYPES OF COOKIES USED
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|_gid||This cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics. It is used to store and update a unique value for each page visited.|
|_ga||This cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners.|
|test_cookie||This cookie is set by DoubleClick (which is owned by Google) to determine if the website visitor’s browser supports cookies.|
|_gat_gtag||Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager|
MANAGING AND DISABLING COOKIES
Most web browsers give you some control over cookies through the browser settings. However, turning cookies off may interfere with your browsing experience.
For instructions on how to manage and disable cookies, visit the browser developer’s website. If you use multiple Devices and/or browsers you will need to disable cookies on each Device and on each browser separately.
Find out how to manage and disable cookies on popular browsers:
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
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Last Updated: [22/11/2019]