Cookies are text files with small pieces of data that are used to identify your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Data stored in a cookie is created by the server upon your connection. This data is labeled with an ID unique to you and your computer.
The cookies we place on your device fall into the following categories:
Session Cookies - temporary and expire when you close your browser
Persistent Cookies - they have a defined expiration date. The browser will only delete them when they expire.
Performance Cookies - collect information about how you use our website, e.g. which pages you go to most often. These cookies do not collect personally identifiable information about you.
Anonymous tracking Cookies - we can track your use of the website without collecting your personal data.
First-party Cookies - these are cookies put on your device directly by the website you are visiting
Third-party Cookies - these are cookies placed on your device by a third party like an analytic system.
What the cookies do is set out in the table below.
|__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmc, ga, gat, gid||Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to monitor traffic levels, search queries and visits to this website.
Google Analytics stores IP address anonymously on its servers in the US, and neither CIVIC or Google associate your IP address with any personally identifiable information.
These cookies enable Google to determine whether you are a return visitor to the site, and to track the pages that you visit during your session.
|civicAllowCookies, civicShowCookieIcon, Necessary, analytics||Cookie Control cookies. These cookies are set in order to remember preferences in regard to cookies.|
We will ask for your consent to place cookies or other similar technologies on your device, except where these are essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested.