What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored by your browser (for example, Internet Explorer or Safari) on your computer or mobile phone if you agree. They let websites store things like user preferences. Cookies allow your browser to ‘remember’ a website, so that it can recognise you when you come back and respond appropriately.
- Strictly necessary cookies
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of the e-billing services.
- Functionality cookies
These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
How do I turn cookies off?
All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. To understand these settings, use the ‘Help’ option in your browser.
More information about cookies and their use on the internet can be found on the All About Cookies website.