Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
Other third party cookies
When you use this website, you may also be sent the other third party cookies.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.
This document is based on a Contractology template available here.