A cookie is a piece of text that that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is placed on your computer's hard drive by the browser. Depending on the settings you have selected, your browser adds the text to your device as a small file. The default of many browsers is set to accept cookies. You can however choose to accept or decline cookies as you prefer. The Help section of your web browser, usually found on the toolbar, typically tells you how to prevent from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not experience the best browsing experience.
Our websites use "cookies" to enable you to navigate smoothly and help to improve your online experience. The type of cookies we use is "session" cookies to identify and manage the state, i.e. session variables and that will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
What cookies we use
The name of the cookie we use is PHPSESSID. The PHPSESSID cookie is native to PHP and enables websites to store serialized state data. On our website it is used to establish a user session and to pass state data via a temporary a session cookie. The PHPSESSID cookie has no timed expiry and hence, disappears when the client is closed.