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First Party Cookies
We use the following which are set by us:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our web application. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
Third Party Cookies
We use the following which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting:
- Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our web application 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.
These cookies store information about how you use our website, such as what you click on.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Cookie Title||Cookie Name||Purpose||1st or 3rd Party||Duration|
|Strictly necessary cookies||CookieConsent||This cookie is essential for our web application to track your consent/preferences for the use of non-essential cookies within the web application.||1st Party||1 year|
|Strictly necessary cookies||.AspNetCore.Antiforgery.bDwupHJKOuU||This cookie, used by the antiforgery system, is part of a security system that is necessary when using cookie-based authentication.||1st Party||End of session|
|Strictly necessary cookies||.AspNetCore.Identity.Application||This cookie is essential for our web application to facilitate user logins.||1st Party||End of session (or 1 hour if you choose the ‘remember me’ option when logging in)|
|Analytical or performance cookies||_ga||This cookie enables us to distinguish users.||3rd Party||2 years|
|Analytical or performance cookies||_gid||This cookie enables us to distinguish users.||3rd Party||24 hours|
|Analytical or performance cookies||_gat_gtag_UA_155636098_1||This cookie is used for throttling analytics requests to Google Analytics Servers.||3rd Party||1 minute|
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