CIPHE Cookie Policy

Use of cookies by CIPHE

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently and improve the user experience, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Name Purpose
Session Cookie ci_session This cookie is used to remember a user’s preferences where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie. Also we use cookies to links up activity before and after logging into the website.
Google Analytics / Google _ga _gat _gid

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. We also utilise Google Maps functionality within the site Search feature for enhanced the usability and information for site users.


Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data

YouTube cookies   We embed videos via API integrated tool from the CIPHE YouTube channel.
Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page
Fontsize Tool fontsize This simply records your font size preference based on what you selected when adjusting it via the 'AAA font accessibility tools'.

Managing your cookie settings

All recent versions of popular browsers give users a level of control over cookies. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit

Find out how to manage your cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please visit Google to change your settings.