TYPES OF COOKIES
Our cookies are broken down into:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, for example, to use e-billing services.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Name: _ga, _gat, _gid
Third party: Google
What it does: We use Google Analytics as a measurement and evaluation tool rather than an advertising one. Google Analytics cookies allow us to collect statistics on devices and page visits. We’ve disabled the advertising features within Google Analytics (including pulling demographic and interest info), we’ve anonymised IP addresses by redacting the last 4 digits and we’re making sure no names, addresses, or email addresses are collected. Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data.
How long it’s stored for: _ga for two years; _gat for one day; _gid for one day
Name: PREF*, VSC*, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE*, remote_sid*
What it does: Occasionally, we may embed videos from our official YouTube channel or our partners’ official YouTube channels using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode will set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. Read more on YouTube’s embedding videos information page.
How long it’s stored for: PREF* expires after eight months; VSC* expires at the end of your session; VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE* expires after eight months; remote_sid* expires at the end of your session
CONTROL OF COOKIES
Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. However, you can remove or reject cookies in your browser’s settings. Please be aware that such action could affect the availability and functionality of the Site.
For more information on how to control cookies, check your browser or device’s settings for how you can control or reject cookies, or visit the following links:
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