What are cookies?
A "cookie" is a small text file that is placed on a website user’s device/computer hard drive by a website. There are several types of cookies and they have different functions or uses. For example, some cookies help us improve the experience of our website while others help us tailor our services to you.
What type of cookies do you use?
Different terminology is used to describe cookies (and a lot of websites and organisations use different terminology, which can be confusing). To help you understand, we have categorised the 3 types of cookies we use on our website:
Performance Cookies (also often called analytic cookies) – Help us collect information about your use of the website to improve the website and your user experience.
Functionality Cookies – Help the website function better for you by, for example, personalising areas of the website for you once you are a return visitor.
Essential Cookies – Cookies essential for you to use parts of the website.
The specific types of cookies we use on the Website are outlined below: