Last Updated: April 20, 2022
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What Is a Cookie?
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More information on cookies
UK: International Chamber of Commerce.
The ICC cookie guide can be found here on the ICC website.
More information on third party ad networks
EU: Internet Advertising Bureau. A guide to behavioral advertising and online privacy that has been produced by the internet advertising industry can be found here.
US: Digital Advertising Alliance. A guide to behavioral advertising and online privacy, and DAA Members Opt-out Tool can be found here.
Canada: Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada A guide to behavioral advertising and online privacy, and DAA Members Opt-out Tool can be found here.
More information on third party analytics
Google has also developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on; if you want to opt out of Google Analytics, you can download and install the add-on for your web browser here.
Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.