COOKIES

This policy should be read in conjunction with our Terms of Use.

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • 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 any secure areas of our website.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website 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.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

HOW TO MANAGE COOKIES

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. 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. Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. Before you change your cookie settings, it’s important to note that blocking all cookies may prevent you from entering many websites.


Chrome

From the Chrome menu in the top right corner of the browser, select Settings.

At the bottom of the page, click Show advanced settings....

Under Privacy, select Content settings....

  1. To manage cookie settings, check or uncheck the options under "Cookies".
  2. To view or remove individual cookies, click All cookies and site data... and hover the mouse over the entry. Select the X that appears next to the cookie to remove it.
  3. To delete all cookies, click All cookies and site data... and select Remove all.

Firefox

From the Tools menu, select Options. If the menu bar is hidden, press Alt to make it visible.

At the top of the window that appears, click Privacy.

To manage cookie settings, from the drop-down menu under "History", select Use custom settings for history. Enable or disable the settings by checking or unchecking the boxes next to each setting:

  1. To allow sites to set cookies on your computer, select Accept cookies from sites. To specify which sites are always or never allowed to use cookies, click Exceptions.
  2. To accept third-party cookies, check Accept third-party cookies. In the "Keep until:" drop-down menu, select the time period you wish to keep cookies on your computer.
  3. To specify how the browser should clear the private data it stores, check Clear history when Firefox closes. Click Settings.... Check the items to be cleared when you close Firefox.
  4. To view or remove individual cookies, click remove individual cookies.
  5. To remove all cookies, from the History menu, select clear your recent history. Click the arrow next to "Details" to expand the menu, check the items you want to clear, and then click ClearNow.

Internet Explorer

From the Tools menu, or the Tools drop-down at the upper right, select Internet Options. If the menu bar is hidden, press Alt to make it visible.

  1. To manage cookie settings, select the Privacy tab and click Advanced. To override the automatic cookie settings, click Override automatic cookie handling and then make your selections using the radio buttons.
  2. To view or remove individual cookies, select the General tab. Under "Browsing history", click Settings. Select either View objects or View files.
  3. To delete all cookies, under "Browsing history", click Delete.... Check Cookies and then clickDelete.

This content is adapted from Microsoft Help and Support article 278835.
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Safari

Note: To determine the version of Safari you're using, from the Safari menu, select About Safari.

Safari 5.1 and later

In Safari, from the Safari menu, select Preferences....

In the Safari preferences window, click Privacy.

  1. To manage cookie settings, next to "Block cookies", select From third parties and advertisers, Always, or Never.
  2. To view or remove individual cookies, click Details.... Select the cookie to delete and click Remove.
  3. To delete all cookies, select Remove All Website Data... In the window that appears, select Remove Now.

Safari 5.0.x and earlier

In Safari, from the Safari menu, select Preferences....

In the Safari preferences window, click Security.

  1. To manage cookie settings, next to "Accept Cookies:", select Always or Only from sites you navigate to. To disable cookies, select Never.
  2. To view and delete individual cookies, click Show Cookies. In the sheet that drops down, you can browse the list of cookies on your computer.
  3. To delete all cookies, click Show Cookies. In the window that appears, select Remove All.