Use of cookies on our site

What is a cookie?

  • A cookie is a small text file that a website transfers to the browser on your computer's hard disk so that the site can remember who you are.
  • A cookie will typically contain the name of the website from which the cookie has come, the "lifetime" of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.
  • We cannot identify you personally by using a cookie. Cookies store no personal data and are not used to gather personal information.

How we use cookies

We use cookies for a variety of important reasons, for example:

  • To collect statistics about your use of our website, such as when you last visited the site. This information is used to improve the user experience on our website.
  • To ensure that only every tenth visitor is presented with our website satisfaction survey and to make sure that you are not presented with the survey more than once in a three-month period.
  • To ensure a persistent connection with the same web server in the load balancing pool.
  • To stop you being asked to log on repeatedly during your visit.

Cookies set by: www.surreycc.gov.uk

Name Purpose Expires
BIGipServercmsnthlweb01_http_pool Ensures a persistent connection with the same web server in the load balancing pool End of session
BIGipServercmsnthlweb01_ssl_pool Ensures a persistent connection with the same web server in the load balancing pool End of session
SQ_SYSTEM_SESSION Contains the user's unique session ID End of session
cookieCheck Determines whether your browser will accept cookies 24 hours
_utma Contains a randomly generated number that is used to determine unique visitors to our site. Used by Google Analytics. 02 years
_utmb Contains a randomly generated number that works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time users spend on our site. Used by Google Analytics. 30 minutes
_utmc Contains a randomly generated number that works with _utmb to calculate when you close the average length of time users spend on our site your browser. Used by Google Analytics. End of session
_utmz Contains a randomly generated number and information about how the site was reached (e.g. direct or via a link, organic search or paid search). Used by Google Analytics. 06 months
nmstat Contains a randomly generated ID number, which is used to collect statistics about your use of the website. This information is used to improve the user experience. 1,000 days

Cookies set by: online.surreycc.gov.uk

Name Purpose Expires
BIGipServerDomino_http_pool Ensures a persistent connection with the same web server in the load balancing pool End of session
BIGipServerDomino_ssl_pool Ensures a persistent connection with the same web server in the load balancing pool End of session

Cookies set by: www1.surreycc.gov.uk

Name Purpose Expires
ASPSESSIONIDQADCQCRR Contains the user's unique session ID for the adult learning course finder application End of session
CFID Contains an incremental number used in conjunction with CFID-CFTOKEN for client management purposes to uniquely identify users 30 years
CFTOKEN Contains a random eight digit number used in conjunction with CFID for client management purposes to uniquely identify users 30 years

Cookies set by: www2.surreycc.gov.uk

Name Purpose Expires
BIGipServerwww2surreycc_ssl_pool Ensures a persistent connection with the same web server in the load balancing pool End of session

Cookies set by: parentknowhow.surreycc.gov.uk

Name Purpose Expires
JSESSIONID Contains the user's unique session ID End of session
__KBCookie__/surrey/fsd/ TBC 30 years

Cookies set by: surreymaps.surreycc.gov.uk

Name Purpose Expires
ASPSESSIONIDASDTTCTD Contains the user's unique session ID End of session
ASPSESSIONIDCQCSQCTC Contains the user's unique session ID End of session
ASPSESSIONIDCQDTTCTD Contains the user's unique session ID End of session

Cookies set by: travel.surreycc.gov.uk

Name Purpose Expires
ASP.NET_SessionId Contains the user's unique session ID End of session
StopType TBC End of session
cui-key TBC End of session

Third party cookies

Some third party services embedded within this website set their own cookies. These are known as third party cookies because they are not set by our website. We have no control over the cookies that are set by third party services.

Enabling or disabling cookies

  • We recommend that you allow all cookies set by this site as they help us provide you with a better service.
  • If you decide to disable our cookies then you may not be able to access certain parts of our website.
  • Information about how to enable or disable cookies is available on the All About Cookies website.
  • Cookies used by surreycc.gov.uk, do not infringe on your privacy or threaten your computer's security.

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  • Updated: 01 Jul 2014
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