Cookies

This cookie policy is regularly reviewed and updated.
Last updated: April 21st 2021

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files that we store on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit our website. We use these for record-keeping and to improve your experience on our website. You can deactivate cookies by changing the settings in your web browser.

How we use cookies

We use some cookies to make the website work, and we call these ‘essential cookies’. Other cookies allow us to enhance the experience.

  • Essential cookies. These are required for our website to function, and to allow visitors to use some of the features.
  • Analytics cookies. These allow us to understand how many people visit and how they use our website. This helps us to improve the website experience.
  • Functionality cookies. These allow us to recognise you when you return to our website and personalise content for you, for example by remembering your preferences.

Below is a list of the individual cookies we use on the Our Future Health website:

Cookie Type Purpose How long do we keep these cookies?
Cookie session Type Essential Purpose Stores session data How long do we keep these cookies? Until you close your browser
Cookie session.sig Type Essential Purpose Stores session data How long do we keep these cookies? Until you close your browser
Cookie _pk_testcookie Type Essential Purpose Used to check whether the visitor’s browser supports cookies How long do we keep these cookies? We do not keep these cookies
Cookie _pk_ses, _pk_cvar, _pk_hsr Type Essential Purpose Used to temporarily store data for the visit How long do we keep these cookies? 30 minutes
Cookie _pk_ref Type Analytics Purpose Used to store referral information for the visitor’s first visit the website How long do we keep these cookies? 6 months
Cookie _pk_id Type Analytics Purpose Used to store details about the visitor such as the unique visitor ID How long do we keep these cookies? 13 months
Cookie mtm_consent Type Essential Purpose Used to store consent for analytics, provided by the visitor How long do we keep these cookies? 1 year, unless revoked by user
Cookie cookie_consent_refused Type Essential Purpose Used to store if the user has declined the use of analytics cookies. How long do we keep these cookies? 1 year
Cookie MATOMO_SESSID Type Essential Purpose Helps prevent CSRF security issues. How long do we keep these cookies? We do not keep these cookies.
Cookie _csrf Type Essential Purpose Helps prevent CSRF security issues. How long do we keep these cookies? We do not keep these cookies.

We aim to meet the highest standards of data privacy and use Matomo to analyse the use of our website. Matomo does not require that we share analytics data related to your activity with any third parties and enables you to opt out of tracking.

Where can I get further information?

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If you have any questions about our use of cookies or other technologies, please email [email protected]