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Cookie Policy

Find out about the cookies used on this website.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small data file that is stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preferences or what’s in your shopping basket.

Are cookies safe?

Yes, they can't be used to access any files on your computer or carry viruses.

Why should I keep cookies switched on?

We would like you to keep cookies active on your computer during your visits to this website because parts of the site rely on them to work properly.  Having cookies switched off may affect the way you can access our services.

Strictly Necessary cookies

By default you are opted in to our strictly necessary cookies. Some essential features on the IStructE website just won't work without these cookies.

If you would like to turn off the strictly necessarry cookies then this can be done by turning them off in your browser settings. You should be able to find simple instructions online for how to do this in your browser.

You can expand the list below to see a full list of the Strictly Necessary cookies we use on this site

View the list of Strictly Necessary cookies

Temporary cookie used to manage user authentication during the session.

Temporary cookie that stores a unique identifier for the session for security.

Stores the cookie preferences of the user for 1 year.

Temporary cookie that stores a security token which is used to validate submitted form data.

Functional cookies

These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make to give you better functionality and personal features.

Turning this setting on provides your agreement to let us place these cookies on your device.

Turning these settings off could affect the way you enjoy and use our services and website.

You can expand the list below to see a full list of the functional cookies we use on this site

View the list of Functional cookies

Add This
Third party cookie used for social media sharing and for tracking user engagement.  For more information, please see the Add This privacy policy.

Temporary cookie that indicates whether the cookie policy banner has been dismissed.

Google Analytics
Third party cookie used to track user engagement by giving visitors a random unique identifier.  Used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for reports and to monitor website performance.  For more information, please see the Google Analytics website.

Stores the name of the campaign assigned to the visitor.

Used to track conversions for the test and maintain consistent page content for the visitor. Stores the name of the page variant assigned to the visitor, the list of performed conversions and information on whether visitor is included in A/B testing specified by an A/B test for 2 months.

Indicates that the landing page has already been visited so the landing page activity is not logged again for the current visitor. Expires after 20 minutes but renewed on each visit.

Stores the combination of variants assigned to the visitor by a variant test. Used to track conversions for the test and maintain consistent page content for the visitor.  Data is kept for 1 month.

Stores the visitor's preferred content culture for 1 year.

Stores a reference to the user's active shopping cart for 1 year.

Stores the global unique identifier of the contact related to the current site visitor. Used to track activities on the website.

Stores the channel from which the user arrived at the site (eg email, Facebook, Twitter, etc.).

Stores all the web analytics campaigns tracked within a JavaScript snippet for 20 minutes.

Stores the URL referrer from which the user arrives on the website for 1 day.

Indicates if the visitor is new or returning. Used for tracking visitor statistics in Web analytics.

Third party cookie used for YouTube videos embedded on the website.  For more information, please see the YouTube privacy policy.