Cookies are small text files, used by websites for a number of reasons, most commonly to remember user settings, or to record hits to webpages. We use a number of cookies on the GMPF website, each is set for a certain number of days, after which it will be deleted.
Cookies that we use
The table below shows all of the cookies we use, and why we use each one.
Cookie pop up closure
This cookie controls whether or not the cookie pop up appears in the bottom right corner of the screen. Once set, it has a life of 365 days.
These cookies are used by Google Analytics to help count the number of visits each page, and the site as a whole receives. This information is collected in an anonymous way, and it cannot be used to identify individuals, or see the pages any specific user has visited.
My Pension service
These cookies are used as session cookies to track a user's session id, and are essential for your use of the service. They only store an unique ID, and expire once you close your browser.
multimedia player session cookies
user interface customisation cookies
These cookies are used for API requests to validate users, they are also used as a back up for the UI preferences which is saved on the server. The data is typically held for 365 days, these cookies can also be used to activate persistence, so once a user has activated the Recite Me Toolbar it will remain open as a user continues their visit throughout your website viewing multiple pages.
Vimeo video player uses first party cookies. The data is typically held for 365 days, when you visit a Vimeo website, Vimeo and third parties will set cookies in your browser. Vimeo sets essential cookies to enable certain features and remember your preferences. Cookies keep you logged in and maintain your language and volume settings.
Changing your cookie settings
Most web browsers allow you to have control over the cookies that you accept, and those that you don't. To find out more about cookies, including how to view cookies that have been set, and how to manage them, visit the websites below: