Cookies are small text files that are sent by websites that you visit for a number of purposes, including to make those websites work, or work more efficiently, and to recognise who you are when you return there. The files are stored on your computer’s hard drive, and are read by your web browser.

You can manage your cookie preferences at any time by clicking on the ‘C’ in the bottom left hand corner of the website.

Alternatively, you can set your browser so that it will not accept and store any cookie, or if you have a little more time and knowledge you are able to allow only certain “trusted” sites to store cookies on your computer.

For more information visit: www.allaboutcookies.org or www.aboutcookies.org.

The table below explains the cookies we use at Clarion Housing Group and why we use them. It also includes information on the third party cookies we use and how data may be shared.

Necessary cookies

Some cookies are needed for the website to work - e.g. to remember your cookie preferences so you aren't asked to accept cookies each time you visit the website. You can’t switch these cookies off on our website. You may disable these in your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.

Cookie Usage Duration
__RequestVerificationToken Set by the website and required to authenticate requests (security). Session
clarion#lang Set by the website and manages the currently selected language. Session
CookieControl Set by the website to store your cookie preferences. 90 days

Analytics cookies

We use these cookies to track and analyse how you use our website. For example, which pages you visit, or whether you view content or download documents. We use this information to improve our online services and give you the best website experience possible through more relevant and personalised content. You can switch these cookies on or off at any time.

Cookie Usage Duration
_dc_gtm_UA-# Used by Google Tag Manager to control the loading of a Google Analytics script tag. 1 day
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years

_gid

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day

_gat

Used by google Analytics to throttle request rate. 1 day

Third-party cookies

We use these cookies to enable third-party services. If you don’t turn these cookies on, you may not be able to see or use elements such as the live chat, Google Maps and YouTube videos on our website. If you do, we will share your cookie information with the relevant third-party service providers – this then means they can use your cookie information to provide you with personalised content on other websites. You can switch these cookies on or off at any time.

Cookie Usage Session
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Tries to estimate the users bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. 179 days
YSC Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Session
yt-remote-cast-installed,
yt-remote-fast-check-period,
yt-remote-session-app,
yt-remote-session-name
Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Session

yt-remote-connected-devices,

yt-remote-device-id
Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Persistent

googtrans

Translate cookie saves language preferences. Session

For more information about how Clarion processes your information as a website user, please see the Clarion Housing Group privacy notice.