When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. This sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies.
Our cookies contain no data specific to an individual, so that your privacy remains protected. They contain neither your email address, nor do they tell us who you are.
Enabling a service to recognise your device and that you have already given a username and password so you don’t have to give the same information during several tasks. You don’t then need to enter it for every web page requested.