What types of cookies do we use
The types of cookies used by us, and most websites, can generally be
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential for the full functionality of our website and
services. They enable you to navigate around our website and services and use their features e.g.
accessing secure areas and enabling services that you have asked to receive. If you opt out of
cookies, you may not be able to access all the functions of our website and some services that
asked to receive.
These cookies do not track where else you have been on the internet and do
remember your preferences beyond your current visit. These cookies are generally first party
cookies which will expire when you close your browsing session. These cookies do not collect
that could be used for marketing purposes.
These cookies allow a website to remember choices you make and provide
personal features. e.g. these cookies allow us to remember the settings you have applied to the
(such as font size, preferences or colours), identify whether you are a returning website
present you with a personalised version of the website, or eliminate the need for you to re-enter
login details. The information these cookies collect is generally anonymous and they do not track
browsing activity on other websites. These cookies may be first or third party, session or
These cookies collect information about how you use a website, e.g. which
the most visited and if you receive any error messages from any page. This information helps us
the way our website and related services work and helps us manage the performance and design of
website and services. These cookies do not gather information that identifies you. All of the
these cookies collect is aggregated and anonymous. These cookies may be first or third party,
Targeting cookies are used to present advertising that is relevant to you and
interests. These cookies collect information about your browsing habits e.g. the pages you have
and the links you have followed across the internet. They may also be used to limit the number of
you see an advertisement and help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. These
usually be persistent but time-limited and may be placed on our website by third party service
or advertising partners with our permission.
We use targeting cookies to present interest-based advertising on our website
retargeting. This is a form of interest-based advertising that enables our advertising partners
to build a
profile of your interests and show you advertising based on your browsing activity across the
including to allow us to advertise to people who previously visited our website.