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Published : January 11, 2019
1.0 – Introduction
2.0 – What are Cookies?
4.0 – Functional First Party Cookies
4.1 – Non-Essential First Party Cookies
4.2 – Non-Essential Third Party Cookies
5.0 – Controlling Cookies
6.0 – Contact Us
Cookies are small pieces of data, stored in text files, that are stored on your computer or other device when websites are loaded in a browser. They are widely used to “remember” you and your preferences, either for a single visit (through a “session cookie”) or for multiple repeat visits (using a “persistent cookie”).
They ensure a consistent and efficient experience for visitors, and perform essential functions such as allowing users to register and remain logged in.
Cookies may be set by the site that you are visiting (known as “first party cookies”), or by third parties, such as those who serve content or provide analytics services on the website (“third party cookies”).
The table below provides details of the First Party Cookies that the websites uses. These cookies are essential for the website to perform basic functions. These include those required to allow registered users to authenticate and perform account related functions.
|WordPress||wordpress_logged_in||Session||Stores login status|
|WordPress||wordpress_sec||Session||Encrypted login details|
|WordPress||wp-settings-time||1 Year||Used to customise view of admin and front-end interfaces|
|WordPress||wordpress_test_cookie||Session||Checks if your web browser is set to reject cookies|
|Google Analytics||_ga||2 Years||Used to distinguish users|
|Google Analytics||_gid||24 Hours||Used to distinguish users|
|Google Analytics||_gat||1 Minute||Used to throttle request rate|
|DoubleClick||test_cookie||1 Year||Used to determine if the browser supports cookies|
|DoubleClick||IDE||1.5 Years||Used to serve targeted advertisements that are relevant to you across the web|
To find out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit aboutcookies.org. For more details on your choices regarding use of your web browsing activity for interest-based advertising visit youronlinechoices.eu (EU based) or optout.aboutads.info (US based). On a mobile device, you may also be to adjust your settings to limit ad tracking.