Cookies

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is downloaded on to your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are used by many websites and can do a number of things eg remembering your preferences, recording what you have put in your shopping basket, and counting the number of people looking at a website.

The Information Commissioner's Office has published advice for members of the public on the use of cookies and how to disable them.

The following cookies are used on our sites:-

erewash.gov.uk

Cookie NameDescriptionWhat does it do?Expiry
__utmaGoogle AnalyticsThis cookie identifies unique visitors. We use it to identify the most popular sections of the website2 years
__utmbGoogle AnalyticsUsed to track your session. It records the time you spend visiting our website30 minutes
__utmcGoogle AnalyticsUsed to track a session on our site. Records the time you leave our site. Together with __utmb this tells us how long you spent on our siteWhen you close your browser
__utmzGoogle AnalyticsThis cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach your site, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link. Also used to track navigation through our site.6 months
__utmvGoogle AnalyticsThis cookie collects visitor information such as location and demographics. We use this to find out more information about our audience and who uses the site.2 years

ip.e-paycapita.com

The following cookie's are used by our Online Payments System to enable us to securely manage the payments you make to us.

Cookie NameDescriptionWhat does it do?Expiry
JSESSIONIDCapita Connect (Self Service)Used to enable you to make an online paymentWhen you close your browser
UNIQUEREQIDCapita Connect (Self Service)Used to enable you to make an online paymentWhen you close your browser