Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics.

Cookies in use on this site

This list of cookies was last reviewed on 30 January 2019 and is updated regularly. If you feel it is incorrect please contact us – info@koaconsulting.co.uk

Necessary Cookies – these help a website usable by enabling basic function like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

 

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
catAccCookies koaconsulting.co.uk Determines whether the visitor has accepted the cookie consent box. This ensures that the cookie consent box will not be presented again upon re-entry. 29 days HTTP
DYNSRF koaconsulting.co.uk This cookie is used in context with load balancing – This optimizes the response rate between the visitor and the site, by distributing the traffic load on multiple network links or servers. Session HTTP

Statistics Cookies – these help website owners understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
_ga koaconsulting.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 2 years HTTP
_gat koaconsulting.co.uk Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate 1 day HTTP
_gid koaconsulting.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 1 day HTTP
collect google-analytics.com Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Session Pixel

Marketing Cookies – these are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

 

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
r/collect doubleclick.net This cookie is used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. It tracks the v isitor across devices and marketing channels. Session Pixel
rc::c google.com Unclassified Session HTML

Granting us permission to use cookies

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better.  However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers