LCATE’s website does uses web analytics cookies.
What are Cookies?
A cookie is a minute text file that can be stored on your computer’s hard drive if you agree. This could be stored and updated on a number of occasions while you are accessing LCATE’s website.
When you visit LCATE’s website, the server could send some of your customised information to your computer screen which will largely depend upon your cookie.
Cookies are also used by LCATE to ensure the smooth operation of the website. The EU understands this and makes an exception for cookies that are “strictly necessary” to fulfil the services requested by your site visitors.
First Party Cookies
Third Party Cookies – Google Analytics
You can set your browser to refuse a cookies.
There will be times when LCATE will require certain cookies to operate in order to ensure the smooth operation of the website. For example if you decide to purchase products and services directly from the website then you will need to ensure that the cookies are enabled.
Under these circumstances LCATE will be using ‘contractual reasons’ or ‘legal obligation’ to justify the lawful purpose of processing your personal data.
Cookies are also present to ensure that any card payments are made with the adequate security measures in place.
In order to find out whether you can disable/enable cookies, please click on the “Manage Cookies” section of the Interactive Advertising Bureau UK website on the following link http://www.allaboutcookies.org