We take responsibility for protecting your privacy when you use our websites and services. This statement describes why we collect information from you and how this information will be processed.

1. Information Collection

Anonymous information is collected automatically through the use of Cookies, and personal data is collected from web-based forms which you yourself have completed.

2. Use of Cookies

Cookies are files, sent by us to your computer or other access device, which can then be accessed when you visit our websites in the future, allowing us to record your browsing activity. These Cookies are used by:

a) Google Analytics 

Google Analytics is a statistical tool that analyses the usage of websites by collecting internet log and behavioral information in an anonymous form. This information is then used to report on activity and provide an indication of website usage, which enables us to provide a better service on-site and inform our advertising off-site. (See also 4. Advertising – Google Ads)

Please follow this link for more information on Google Analytics and your privacy.

b) Authentication 

In addition, Cookies are used to aid service and system access by allowing you to move around within our websites without having to re-authenticate. Such Cookies are automatically removed from your computer when you close down your browser windows.

Disabling Cookies. You can choose to disable the use of cookies by clicking on the ‘Disable Cookies’ button. Some cookies are necessary to enable core functionality of the website. These can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences but this may impact your experience across our sites. For further information about Cookies and instructions on their control and deletion please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/.