Cookie Policy

We believe in transparency and openness about the collection and use of your data. In the spirit of openness, this policy describes in detail how and when we utilise cookies. It may appear complex, but its purpose is to reassure you about how we utilise and secure your data.

What are cookies?

Cookies are tiny files that are stored on an individual’s computer. They, and related technologies, let you to be remembered when using a computer or device to engage with websites and online services, and they can be used to manage a variety of features and content, as well as to store searches and display personalised content.

Why do we rely on cookies?

As explained in the Cookies and Other Technologies section of our Privacy Policy, Our Site utilises cookies and similar technologies to recognise you from other Our Site users. This helps us give you with a positive experience when you explore Our Site and also allows us to enhance Our Site.

They are necessary for the fulfilment of a contract with you, or because using them is in our legitimate interests (where we have determined that they are not exceeded by your rights), and, in certain situations, if required by law or with your consent.

Cookies assist us in securing your account. By continuing to access or use our services, you consent to our use of cookies and other similar technologies for the purposes outlined in this Policy.

What is their duration?

A number of the cookies and related technologies we employ only last for the duration of your web session and expire when your browser is closed. Others are used to recognise you when you return to Our Site and will remain on your computer for longer.

What sort of cookies do we utilise?

We utilise cookies and/or other similar technologies such as tracking GIFs (Graphics Interchange Format) to produce a unique device ID, either alone or in conjunction with each other.

These are the sorts of cookies that we use:

Cookies that are necessary for the operation of our website and your compliance with our conditions. They include, for instance, the cookies that allow you to log in to secure areas of our website.

Cookies for analysis and performance. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors as well as monitor how people navigate our website while they are using it. This furthers our legitimate interest in enhancing the functionality of our website, for instance by ensuring that users can quickly discover the information they need.

Cookies for functionality. When you return to our website, these are used to recognise you. This permits us, subject to your choices and preferences, to customise our content, greet you by name, and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You may discover more information about the cookies we use and why we use them in the sections that follow.

Disabling cookies

Most web browsers automatically allow cookies and similar technologies, but if you prefer, you can adjust your browser settings to avoid this; your browser’s help page or manual will provide instructions. If you do so, you may not be able to utilise our website to its fullest extent.

The effect of disabling cookies depends on which cookies are disabled; nevertheless, the website may not function properly if all cookies are disabled. Rejecting or removing cookies could prevent you from accessing some content or features.

If you wish to disable cookies on our website, you must adjust the settings of your web browser to reject cookies. How you accomplish this depends on the web browser you employ.

To learn more about cookies, including how to check what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, please visit www.aboutcookies.org.