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  1. What cookies do we use?

The below table details which cookies we use and what their purpose is. We define the cookies that we use as either Strictly necessary or Performance related.

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies

Cookies defined as Strictly necessary enable you to move around the website and use its features. Without these cookies, you may experience problems using our website.

Cookie name Purpose
PHPSESSID This cookie is used to identify your unique browsing session to the webserver and to temporarily store some information entered into website forms, so that can be ‘remembered’ between visits to different pages.
dismissed This cookie is used to store the response to a warning that is displayed if you are using an older, unsupported, browser, so that the alert does not persistently interfere with the browsing experience.
CDRL-cookie This cookie is used to store the option chosen in the cookie settings page so that your settings are preserved when you return to this website.

Performance Cookies

Without these cookies, we will not be able to determine the number of visits to our website, or how they use and navigate the website. We use this information to enhance our service to you. It is not used to identify you personally.

Cookie name Purpose
These cookies are used to gather statistical usage and performance data relating to the website, enabling us to ensure that the website is performing optimally.

3rd Party Cookies

This website uses content from 3rd party websites. These 3rd parties also use cookies for various purposes.

Cookie name Purpose
We use a Twitter feed plugin on the home page of this website. This plugin is used to display the latest tweets from Consumer Dispute Resolution Limited.