The Victims & Survivors Service (VSS) may set and access first-party Cookies on your computer. Cookies that may be placed on your computer are detailed in Schedule 1 to this Policy. These Cookies are integral to the services provided by the website to you.

You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your web browser. By default, your browser will accept Cookies, however this can be altered. For further details please consult the Help menu in your browser. Disabling Cookies may prevent you from using the full range of services available on the website. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.

You may delete Cookies, however you may lose any information that enables you to access the website more quickly.

The website uses the third-party Cookies detailed in Schedule 2 to this Policy for the purposes described therein. These Cookies are not integral to the services provided by the website to you and may be blocked at your choosing via your internet browser’s privacy settings. Please ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your browser if you are unsure as to how to adjust your privacy settings.

Schedule 1: First Party Cookies

  • wordpress_logged_in:
    WordPress cookie for a logged in user. Expires when user exits the browser.
  • wp_settings-time-:
    Used by WordPress to identify a specific user and customise their view of the admin interface and main site interface
  • wp-settings-:
    Used by WordPress to identify a specific user and customise their view of the admin interface and main site interface
  • eu_cookie:
    Used by WordPress to determine if you have accepted to use cookies on this website
  • tawkUUID or Tawk_5665a38dd7a97578329cc1b8:
    These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality for features such as contact forms and newsletter signups

Schedule 2: Third Party Cookies

  • Beginning _ga or _gat:
    Collects information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. See also: Google Analytics Privacy Policy. You can choose to opt out of Google Analytics.