A cookie is a small information file that is sent to your computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website and it will recognise your device on future visits. These types of files do a number of different jobs such as remembering your preferences, assisting you to improve your site experience and providing information to the owners of a website.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org
The “cookies” used on our www.atpivisas.com website can be divided into five types, each of which is outlined below.
||This cookie will remember if visitors want to allow cookies.
||This cookie is used to identify unique visitors to our sites. The results are sent to our Google Analytics account so that we may see how many unique visitors come to this site based over a period of time.
||Persistent, first party, expiring after 2 years.
||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine the visitor session times on our sites. Each time you visit a new page on the site the cookie is set to expire within 30 minutes. If it does not find an existing cookie, a new one is created.
||Persistent, first party, expiring after 30 minutes
||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine the visitor session times on our sites. Each time you visit a new page on the site the cookie is set to expire after the browser session. If it does not find an existing cookie, a new one is created.
||Session, first party, expiring after browser session
||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to determine the type of referral used by each visitor to arrive at your site. The cookie determines if the user has come directly to the site or via a search engine, email or email campaign. We use this data to understand how our users arrive at the website
||Persistent, first party, expiring after 6 months
||This cookie is used to remember user specific data, such as data entered in forms (for validation purposes).
||Session, first party, expires after browser session
Please note that we cannot and do not assume any responsibility for the privacy or security practices of any other web sites which you may be able to access through our site.
In addition to AboutCookies.org and AllAboutCookies.org, a number of other websites provide detailed information on cookies, including:
Adjust Your Browser Settings
- The Internet Advertising Bureau website Your Online Choices allows you to install opt-out cookies across different advertising networks
- Google has developed a browser add-on to allow users to opt-out of Google Analytics across all websites which use this popular analytics product
- New technologies such as Mozilla's Do Not Track allow you to tell websites not to track you
- Internet Explorer has a feature called Tracking Protection Lists which allows you to import a list of websites you want to block
All of the major browsers offer tips and guidance for managing the cookies available on your browser including: