Your use of this website signifies your consent to us collecting and using personal information about you as specified below in accordance with this policy and in using this website you are consenting to cookies being set on your device. If you are a registered user, this policy will be applied subject to any particular limitations or choices you express in your User Profile.
A cookie is a small piece of information that is stored on your computer's hard drive by your web browser and cannot do your computer any harm. When you revisit the associated website the server will recognise the cookie, which gives it information about your last visit(s). In other words, a cookie allows a website to remember choices and submitted information so that you will not need to reset certain user-defined features or re-enter details. Cookies are either permanent (usually with a long term expiry date) or are only used in the current session and cease to exist when the browser is shut down (so called 'session cookies').
How cookies are used on this website
The following table lists the cookies that may be used on this website.
|ARRAffinity||nottinghamwestccg.nhs.uk||Immediate||ARRAffinity is a cookie used to affinitize a client to a server instance of the Web App. e.g. if an app is scaled out to 10 instances, and a user accesses it from their browser, the ARRAffinity helps keep the user going back to the same app instance, instead of getting a random instance each time.|
|__RequestVerificationToken||nottinghamwestccg.nhs.uk||Immediate||Antiforgery token to prevent Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.|
|_ga||nottinghamwestccg.nhs.uk||2 years||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||nottinghamwestccg.nhs.uk||1 minute||Used to throttle request wait|
|_gid||nottinghamwestccg.nhs.uk||24 hours||Used to distinguish users.|
Google Analytics code collects information about the useage of our website and helps us make informed decisions on how best to further develop the site by identifying information such as how many visitors the site recieves and what the most popular pages are. You can find more information on Google Analytics cookies here.
We use permanent cookies as well as session cookies to provide features of the site that require authentication. To secure the flawless functioning of the website we would recommend allowing at least the setting of session cookies as they are essential for access to authenticated parts of the site - for example where you can contribute resources.
Allowing or declining cookies
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. If you delete cookies it may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.