2. What are cookies?
2.1. Cookies are text files, containing small amounts of information, which are downloaded to your browsing device, such as a computer or smartphone when you visit a website.
2.2. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and can be recognised by the website that downloaded them, or other websites that use the same cookies.
2.3. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies.
3. What are cookies used for?
3.1. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like helping us understand how our website is being used, letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
4. What types of cookies do nowhere use?
4.1. The types of cookies used on our sites can generally be put into one of the following categories: strictly necessary; analytics and functionality:
4.1.1. Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential to make our sites work. They enable you to move around our sites and use its features. Without these cookies, services that are necessary for you to be able to use our sites such as accessing secure areas cannot be provided.
4.1.2. Analytics Cookies: These cookies collect information about how people are using our sites, for example which pages are visited the most often, how people are moving from one link to another and if they get error messages from certain pages. These cookies don’t gather information that identifies you. All information these cookies collect is grouped together with information from other people’s use of our sites on an anonymous basis. Overall, these cookies provide us with analytical information about how our sites are performing and how we can improve them.
4.1.3. Functionality Cookies: These cookies allow us to remember choices you make and tailor our sites to provide enhanced features and content to you. For example, these cookies can be used to remember your user name, language choice or country selection, they can also be used to remember changes you’ve made to text size, font and other parts of pages that you can customise.
5. How long will cookies stay on my browsing device?
5.1. The length of time a cookie will stay on your browsing device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing.
5.2. Persistent cookies stay on your browsing device after you have finished browsing until they expire or are deleted.
6. First and third-party cookies
6.1. First party cookies are cookies that belong to us and that we place on your browsing device.
6.2. Third-party cookies are cookies that another party places on your browsing device when you visit our sites and are also known as tracking cookies or trackers.
6.3. Third-parties setting cookies from our website will be providing a service to us or a function of the site, including advertising, retargeting, analytics and tracking services.
6.5. A list of third-party cookies that we use on our sites, along with other relevant information can be found in the table below.
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7. How to manage cookies on our sites
7.2. Generally, you can use the browser that you are viewing this website through to enable, disable or delete cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” settings). You can find out more information about how to change your browser cookie settings at www.allaboutcookies.org.
8.1. Information about the cookies used by us may be updated from time to time, so please check back on a regular basis for any changes.
8.2. The last modification date of this document is shown at the bottom of this page.
9. Contact Information
9.1. If you have any questions about this policy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.