A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of the following cookies.
* Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
* Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
* Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
We store HTTP Session ID (Authentication).
Strictly necessary cookies
Remembers that user has clicked 'OK' to accept cookie notification message and thenceforth keeps it hidden on future website visits.
Google Analytics cookie
The _ga cookie allows us to individually count and recognize the number of visitors to our website. Two random 32-bit numbers are generated and set in this cookie. No personal information is tracked.
Google Analytics cookie
The _gat cookie is used to throttle the request rate back to Google.
These cookies record a user's visit to a website, the individual pages visited and the links followed. If the cookie is set by a third party (for example, an advertising network) which also monitors traffic on other websites, this type of cookies may also be used to track a user's movements across different website and to create profiles of their general online behaviour. Information collected by tracking cookies is commonly used to serve users with targeted online advertising.
You are able to block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you will not be able to use the website to access the ETP.
Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after at most 2 years.