Cookie policy

Most websites you will visit utilise cookies to make their site work in a way that enhances the browsing experience. A cookie is a tiny data file that is placed on your computer that facilitates certain functions of the site. They also help us analyse how you use our site, so that we can regularly make improvements.

We use three types of cookies on our websites.
  • Session cookies are deleted once your leave the site;
  • Persistent cookies are called up each time you visit the site; and finally,
  • Third party cookies are needed for services we use supplied by other companies, such as Google.
The cookies used on this site are:
Name Type Function
PHPSESSID Session cookies This is a session identifier used to determine sign-in access levels. It serves no tracking purpose.
accept_cookies Persistent cookies This file indicates if the user has accepted cookies or if we need to show our 'accept cookies' notification.
Google Analytics Third party cookies Google Analytics adds a number of individual cookies, such as __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz. This service, provided by Google, allows us to recognise repeat visitors. On an anonymous basis it tell us certain things like how you arrive at the site, the pages you viewed, options you selected, and the paths you take through the site. This information helps us improve the site.

So, cookies or not? By using our site, you agree that we can place cookies on your computer. However, you have the option to block cookies through your browser settings. For more information about how to disable cookies in your browser please visit the All About Cookies website. Please keep in mind that disabling cookies could make it difficult to use the site, as certain functions will then not work.