What are cookies? 

Cookies are small text files that are generated by the website that you are viewing, allowing the website to store information as you navigate web pages. These text files contain session data that can be useful to improve your browsing experience. All of the cookies used by TCC are safe for your computer and they only store information that is used by the browser. These cookies cannot execute code and cannot be used to access content on your computer. Many of these cookies are necessary to ensure the proper functioning of the website. They do not contain malware or viruses. Other cookies improve user experience by storing previously viewed and downloaded content or to remember preferences (like form field values).

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of TCC’s websites. Learn more.


How TCC uses cookies

TCC uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of TCC’s websites. This helps us analyse statistical data about our webpage traffic and monitor individual tracking data to improve our website in order to tailor it to visitor needs. We may use cookies and an IP tracking code to collect data.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages and content you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

TCC uses the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies – These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information. You cannot block these cookies unless you do so on your own computer (instructions for doing so can be found below) but some parts of the site (including the Cookies Manager) will not then work.

Performance cookies – TCC uses these cookies to measure the performance of TCC’s websites through Google Analytics, such as visitor numbers, time spent on site and stores you (anonymously) as a visitor to our website. These are necessary cookies and the information is used for statistical purposes and does not identify you as an individual user. You cannot block these cookies unless you do so on your own computer, instructions for doing so can be found below.

Functionality cookies – These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages, such as video hosters (Vimeo and YouTube). If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly. You can deny us access to these cookies using the instructions below.

Targeting cookies – TCC uses these cookies to record your visit to TCC’s websites, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed through our marketing automation system, Pardot. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences. TCC will use this information to make TCC’s websites more relevant to your interests. You can deny us access to these cookies using the instructions below.

What cookies TCC uses

Detailed cookie list

Manage your cookie preferences

You can switch on and off cookies according to your preferences in the cookie manager. Here you can agree to, or deny, the use of all but necessary cookies on TCC’s websites. Please note if you do not agree to cookies some of the website functionality may be lost.

Cookie Settings

How can I block cookies

You can allow, eliminate, or block all cookies (even the ones we deem necessary) in your computer’s configuration settings according the internet browser you are using. In certain cases, some web services and website functionality will be blocked when certain cookies are not allowed to operate correctly or when they are blocked by you.

These links explain how to deactivate or block cookies in common web browsers:

It may also be helpful to view the link http://www.youronlinechoices.com/. Here you can find useful information about how to configure cookie usage by website, as well as set general cookie preferences for your browser, including preferences for third-party cookies and advertising cookies.