What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie.
Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, the site name and some numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preferences.
Cookies may be set by the website you are visiting (these are known as ‘first party cookies’) or they may be set by other websites who run content on the page you are viewing (‘third party cookies’).
By using our website, you consent to the use and storage of cookies on your end device. You can view our website without cookies, but the services available to you will be reduced as a result.
You can prevent cookies from being saved on your end device by setting your browser to not accept cookies. Please note that most browsers accept cookies as a default setting.
In addition, you can delete cookies stored on your end device at any time. Instructions for how to do this can be found in the manual for your browser or end device.
First Party Cookies
|wp-settings-2wp-settings-time-2||These cookies are required by our CMS software and hold no personally identifiable information.||Session Cookie||Strictly Necessary|
|qtrans_cookie_test||This cookie is used to remember the language chosen by the user.
The data stored by this cookie does not identify people or collect any personal data.
|Session Cookie||Strictly Necessary|
|displayCookieConsent||Cookie for recording consent on cookie usage||1 year||Strictly Necessary|
|wordpress_test_cookie||These cookies are required by our CMS software and hold no personally identifiable information.||Session Cookie||Strictly Necessary|
Third Party Cookies
|_ga||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to evaluate the purpose of a user’s visit, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and improvement of the customer experience.||2 years||Performance and Functionality|
|_gat||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to evaluate the purpose of a user’s visit, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and improvement of the customer experience.||10 minutes||Performance and Functionality|
Cookies can be categorized in several ways:
Strictly Necessary: These cookies are essential to ensure that the user can navigate and use special features of the site, such as accessing secured areas of a page. Without them, essential parts of the website cannot be used.
Performance and Functionality: These cookies allow the website to save user preferences, such as language settings, giving the user an improved, more personal experience. These cookies collect data about user behavior. All data is collected anonymously, and functionality cookies cannot track the user’s activities on other websites.
This information is used to compile reports to improve the website. Functionality cookies may also include those which provide a service requested by the user.
Targeting and Advertising: These cookies are used to display ads that are relevant to the user and their interests. These cookies can also be used to measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign, which the user interacted with during while visiting particular web pages, and allow for communication with potential advertisers.
How to modify settings on the cookie
Most browsers allow to clear cookie from your computer hard drive, block acceptance of cookie or receive a warning before a cookie is stored.
Therefore, to remove cookie we encourage you to follow the instructions on the pages of the various browsers: