In common with many other websites, the NAO website sometimes stores small amounts of data on your computer when you visit our site to remember if you’ve been to the website before.
This is done by saving small data files known as “cookies” on your machine. Cookies are very important to help us make online services easier to use, to monitor the use of our site and to help improve the service to you.
Below is a list of our cookies and explanation of what cookies are and why and how they are used by the NAO. It also explains how you can manage cookies if you have concerns about their use.
You can update your cookie settings by clicking in the bottom-left corner of the screen.
List of cookies
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
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These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and anonymous. We use this information to make improvements to the site.
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|Used to track data about a visitor’s device and use of the site in Google Analytics.
|Used to track data about a visitor’s use of the site in Mouseflow, and make sure that a visitor does not receive multiple requests to take part in surveys.