What type of cookies do we use?

Cookie Types

The cookies we use on our website fall into one of the following categories:

Essential Cookies

These are mandatory cookies which are necessary for the website to function. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Performance Cookies

These cookies help us understand how well the website is working (and how we can improve it!) we use third-party analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Hotjar. Analytics tools help us collect information about how people in general use our websites. For instance, it helps us monitor how many people visit each page or how long people stay on each page. These cookies do not collect or store personal information about you. Analytics data is completely anonymous.

Functional Cookies

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. If you do not allow these cookies, some functions may not work properly.

Targeting Cookies

These cookies may be set by our advertising partners. They are used to display relevant advertisements to users based on their interests. Examples include social media cookies that are placed on sites to track users around the web to provide ads to them on social media platforms. They do not store directly personal information but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device.

Cookies Table

The following table provides details on the cookies used on our websites. The table has 12 rows and 3 columns.

WebsiteCookieType of cookie
RNIB Website, Benefits calculator, Donation formsEssential: SyrenisCookieConsentDate, SyrenisCookieConsentID, SyrenisCookieFormConsent, SyrenisCookieIDs, SyrenisCookiePrivacyLink, SyrenisRunFirstCookieIDsEssential cookies for Syrenis
RNIB WebsiteEssential: _cduid, has_js, PHPSESSID, cookie-agreed, Drupal.tableDrag.showWeightEssential cookies
RNIB WebsitePerformance: _gat_UA-47574077-2, _gid, _ga, __Secure3PSIDCC, SID, SIDCC, APISID, __Secure-3PAPISID, SAPISID, __Secure-3PSID, SSID, HSID, NID, 1P_JAR, OGPC, OTZ, DVPerformance cookies for Google Analytics
RNIB Website, Donation formsFunctionality: _fbp, fbTargeting cookies for  Facebook
RNIB WebsiteTargeting: MUID, _uetvid, _uetsid, SRCHHPGUSR, SRCHUSR, SRCHUID, TOptOut, _SS, SRCHDTargeting cookies for Microsoft Bing
RNIB WebsiteTargeting: _tv_uid, _tq_id.TV-81903645-1.fb23, _mkto_trk, _tq_id, _tq_id.TV-81903645-1.4ded, TV-81903645-1Targeting cookies for TV Squared
RNIB WebsitePerformance: SID, LOGIN_INFO, use_hotbox, PREF, SSID, HSID, watched_video_id_list, __utma, __utmz, demographics, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEFunctionality cookies for YouTube
Benefits calculatorEssential: ASP.NET_SessionId, Notification, IsEditModeEnabled, editorName, fullNav, navigation-pane, navigation-opened, navigation-closed by, NavigationCookiesCacheKey, f-/Calculator, f-/Results, adviser-view, adviser-pane, skipstart, BOC_<number suffix>, startDate, f_<calc URL>Essential cookies
Donation formsEssential: has_js, ASP.NET_SessionIdEssential cookies
Donation formsPerformance: _gat_UA-47574077-2, _gid, _ga, _gatPerformance cookies for Google Analytics
Donation formsTargeting: _MUID, _uetvid, _uetsidTargeting cookies for Microsoft Bing