SXT Health CIC

Cookies Policy

Last updated: July 10, 2018

SXT Health CIC ("us", "we", or "our") uses cookies on the http://www.sxt.org.uk website and the SXT mobile application (the "Service"). By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further informaTon about cookies.

What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.

Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

Cookies on SXT website

This is a list of all the cookies we use on the SXT website. If there's a group of cookies you do not want us to put on your device, you can change your settings.

Essential Cookies

Essential cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation or remembering a user’s language preference on the Service. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Analytics Cookies

We use analytics cookies to track information how the Service is used so that we can make improvements. We may also use analytics cookies to test new advertisements, pages, features or new functionality of the Service to see how our users react to them.

How SXT Health CIC uses cookies

Essential Cookies

NamePurposeExpiry
sxt_productionInternal secure SXT application session cookie. Auto-updating on each request.
AWSALBSystem cookie using by Amazon Web Services (we are hosted on it through convox) to control requests of Elastic Load Balancer. Auto-updating on each request.
NID, OGPC, APISIDGoogle Maps. These cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information when viewing pages with Google maps on them. From 1 month to 6 months

Analytics Cookies

NameServicePurposeExpiry
_gaGoogle Analytics gtag.js and analytics.jsUsed to distinguish users. 2 years
_gidGoogle Analytics gtag.js and analytics.jsUsed to distinguish users. 24 hours
_gatGoogle Analytics gtag.js and analytics.jsUsed to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>. 1 minute
AMP_TOKENGoogle Analytics gtag.js and analytics.jsContains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. 30 seconds to 1 year
_gac_<property-id>Google Analytics gtag.js and analytics.jsContains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and AdWords accounts, AdWords website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out. 90 days
__utmaGoogle Analytics ga.jsUsed to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years from set/update
__utmtGoogle Analytics ga.jsUsed to throttle request rate. 10 minutes
__utmbGoogle Analytics ga.jsUsed to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascriptlibrary executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 30 mins from set/update
__utmcGoogle Analytics ga.jsNot used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmbcookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit. End of browser session
__utmzGoogle Analytics ga.jsStores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 6 months from set/update
__utmvGoogle Analytics ga.jsUsed to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years from set/update

Where can you find more information about cookies

You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites: