Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile, or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit.

This website uses “Google Analytics” cookies to provide us with statistical information about visitors to our website such as length of visit, number of visitors and which pages were viewed.

We do not store your personal information, therefore this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

We use “Google Analytics” to make sure our website is meeting our users’ needs and to help prioritise improvements. Google provides more details on the Google privacy and cookie policy page.

The below table contains a summary of the cookies that “Google Analytics” utilises:

Name

Content

Purpose

Expiry

_utma

randomly generated number

Used to determine unique visitors to the site

2 years from last update

_utmb

randomly generated number

Used to establish and continue a user session with the site.

30 minutes from last update

_utmc

randomly generated number

Used to establish and continue a user session with the site.

On browser close

_utmz

randomly generated number and information on how the site was reached

Used to track how you found the website.

6 months from last update

If you would prefer to opt-out of Google Analytics cookies across all websites, Google provides a browser add-on which allows you to do this.

The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies completely.

You can also find out more about disabling cookies at aboutcookies.org.