Cookie Policy

We use a feature of your internet browser called "cookies" on this website.

We do not use cookies to retrieve personal information about you from your computer. We will only gain such information if you have knowingly and willingly provided such information to us.

Our Assurance

We value our visitors and understand how important it is to treat the data we capture correctly. We consider this information a vital part of our organisation. We do not, nor will we ever sell, rent or loan any data to 3rd parties that identifies you without your consent.

Your Acknowledgement

We hope that after you have read our policy you will have sufficient details about the cookies used on this website to be reassured that we use them responsibly.

By navigating around the website we will assume you are happy with cookies being set by us to improve your experience.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a very small piece of information in the form of a text file placed on your computer hard drive by lots of the websites that you visit. Cookies allow us to help you get the best out of your visit to the website and improve your user experience, for instance by remembering that you have visited before. They can also be used to make sure that any advertising you see is relevant to you.

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In this policy we have used the following categories of cookies:

  • Strictly Necessary cookies
  • Performance cookies
  • Functionality cookies
  • Targeting cookies

This categorisation has been defined by The International Chamber Of Commerce (UK).

How do we use cookies?

Our cookies are used to store basic information, like your user identification. They do not store password or credit card information.

Strictly Necessary cookies

These are only used on our online membership application/renewal system to log your progress through the process. They only store a unique random ID for your session and expire after one hour. They do not store any personal information.

Performance cookies

We do not use any of these cookies on this website.

Functionality cookies

We do not use any of these cookies on this website.

Targeting cookies

We do not use any of these cookies on this website.

Cookie Maintenance

You can set your browser to accept or reject all specific cookies. You can also set your browser to alert you each time a cookie is presented to your computer. You can delete cookies that have been stored on your computer but remember, if you prevent us from placing cookies on your computer during your visit, or you subsequently delete a cookie that has been placed, it may not be possible for you to use our website effectively.

By disabling your cookies from the browser settings, you will be restricting the cookies that we use to manage its website and this may have an impact on how this website will function. This will apply to ALL websites once cookies are disabled via your browser settings and not only this website.

If you would like to restrict or block cookies that are set by us and other websites, you can do this through your web browser settings. Please check the website of help system for your browser for details.

If you have any questions or comments about our cookie policy please contact our webmaster.