• USE OF COOKIES

Use of Cookies


Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to the device you use when you visit a website. Cookies do lots of different and useful jobs, such as remembering your preferences, and generally improving your online experience.

In order to provide useful information regarding our website we use Google Analytics. This uses Cookies in order to provide meaningful reports about our site visitors. This helps us to continually improve the website. However, Google Analytics Cookies do not collect personal data about our website visitors.

Below is a full list of the cookies used by Private & Commercial Group plc along with a description of what they are used for, and whether they are ‘first’ or ‘third’ party. Where a cookie is a third party cookie, please visit the providers’ website for more information.

_utma
The _utma cookie is part of Google analytics, and is primarily used to track visits to any site which uses Google analytics. _utma stores the number of visits made from your device, the time of the first visit, the previous visit, and the current visit. This cookie does not contain any personal information other than the IP address of your device. This is a third party cookie.
Expires – 2 years

_utmb
The _utmb cookie is part of Google analytics. __utmb and __utmc are used to check approximately how long you stay on any site which uses Google analytics: when a visit starts, and approximately ends. This cookie does not contain any personal information other than the IP address of your device. This is a third party cookie.
Expires – 30 minutes

_utmc
The _utmc cookie is part of Google analytics. __utmb and __utmc are used to check approximately how long you stay on any site which uses Google analytics: when a visit starts, and approximately ends. This cookie does not contain any personal information other than the IP address of your device. This is a third party cookie.
Expires – On exit

_utmz
When visitors reach our site via a search engine result, a direct link, or an ad that links to our page, Google Analytics stores the type of referral information in a cookie. The expiration date for the cookie is set as 6 months into the future. This cookie gets updated with each subsequent page view to our site; thus it is used to determine visitor navigation within our site. This is a third party cookie.
Expires – 6 months

PHPSESSID
This cookie is essential for the website language selection function to operate and is used to remember your selection whilst you browse the website. It is set on your arrival to this site and deleted when you close your browser. This is a first party cookie.
Expires – On exit

What if I don’t want to accept Cookies?
If you wish to restrict or block cookies you should do this through the browser settings for each browser you use, on each device you use to access the Internet. As a result of this you may find restricted functionality using our website. For more information on how to do this you may wish to visit the site - Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers.

For more information about cookies visit the following pages:

Google Analytics Cookies

Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)

 

 
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