Cookies Policy

This Cookies Policy (the “Cookies Policy”) explains how we use cookies and other similar technologies to collect information about the way website users visit the website www.cssc.co.uk (the “Site”).

This Site belongs to Civil Service Sports Council, Compton Court of 20-24 Temple End, High Wycombe Bucks HP13 5DR (“CSSC”). In this Cookies Policy references to “we” or “us” mean CSSC.

We use cookies to improve their performance and therefore your experience of them. By accessing the Site, you are agreeing to the terms of this Cookies Policy. We may update this Cookies Policy from time to time and will post any changes on this page, so please do check it regularly.


Cookies – what they are, how they work and why we use them

Cookies are small text files of letters and numbers that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Our cookies are small files containing a unique reference number. They are created by our Site and sent to your computer's browser (and subsequently stored on your computer). They take virtually no space up and are there so that our Site can tell that you're the website user as you move from page to page. These files are either stored in the memory of your computer or other device such as mobile phones or tablet devices.

Cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not, they also help us to resolve problems if things go wrong and understand how users use the Site and improve your experience of using our the Site.

The following categories of cookies are used on the Site:

  • Strictly Necessary: these cookies are strictly necessary for the Site to work properly. They are needed to allow you to move around the Site and use our features.
  • Performance/Analytical:  these cookies allow us to collect certain information about how you navigate the Site.  They help us to understand which parts of our Site are interesting to you and which are not as well as what we can do to improve them.

Our use of cookies is fully compliant with all United Kingdom data protection and data privacy regulations.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the tables below:


Strictly Necessary Cookies

Strictly Necessary cookies are essential in order for us to enable you to move around the Site and use its features. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing purposes. These cookies are first party cookies and originate from our own servers.

Cookie Type

Name

Duration

Description

First Party

cssc_session

1 Hour

Used to provide transaction support across multiple page requests commonly called a session

First Party

XSRF-TOKEN

1 Hour

Used to provide transaction support across multiple page requests commonly called a session

First Party

CookieAgreement

10 Days

This cookie is used to save your acceptance of the use of cookies on our website. This is to prevent us from showing you the cookie message when you have already accepted it.

 

Performance Cookies

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how you use the Site. This information is used to help us improve how our website works and understand what interests our users.If you do not accept our cookie policy the information gathered by these cookies remains anonymous as we employ Google's IP Anonymisation tool.

Cookie Type

Name

Duration

Description

Third Party

_ga

730 Days

This helps us count how many people visit CSSC.co.uk by tracking if you’ve visited before

Third Party

_gat

1 Minute

Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made


Marketing Cookies

We would like to use cookies to further personalise ads, and content and enhance your experience of our site. By accepting our cookie policy by clicking the button below you will allow us to place these additional cookies:

Cookie Type

Name

Duration

Description

Third Party

csuid

30 Mins

ClickDimensions cookie used to provide transaction support across multiple page requests commonly called a session


Controlling Cookies

You can control the use and placing of any cookies on your computer through the settings you select on your internet browser. 

You can change your browser settings to accept or refuse all cookies, choose which cookies you want or don’t want, or ask to be notified when a cookie is set. You can use the help feature in your browser to see how.

However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site, or you may experience reduced functionality when accessing certain services.

Useful information about controlling cookies can be found at http://www.aboutcookies.org/ or at http://www.allaboutcookies.org


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