Cookies we use

The table below explains what cookies we use and why we use them.

www.derbyshiredales.gov.uk

Name Description Purpose Expires
__utma Google Analytics This cookie identifies unique visitors. We can  identify the most popular sections of the website. 2 yrs
__utmb Google Analytics Used to track your session. Cookie records the time you visited our website. 30 mins after creation
__utmc Google Analytics Used to track a session on our site. Records the time you leave our site. Together with __utmb this tells us how long you spent on our site When browser  closed
__utmz Google Analytics This cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach your site, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link. Also used to track navigation through our site. 6 months
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Joomla CMS Maintains a link with your browser and ensures that the correct information is being sent to you. When browser closed
googtrans Google Translate This cookie is used to record if a user has set a language preference for the website using the Google Translate widget. When browser closed

planning.derbyshiredales.gov.uk

The table below relates to the planning application search system.

Name Description Purpose Expires
JSESSIONID Idox Planning Application Search Used to enable you to perform a planning application search, view documents and make comments. When browser closed

ip.e-paycapita.com

The table below relates to the online payment portal.

Name Description Purpose Expires
JSESSIONID Capita Connect (Self Service) Used to enable you to make an online payment When browser closed
UNIQUEREQID Capita Connect (Self Service) Used to enable you to make an online payment When browser closed

derbyshiredales.teamnetsol.com

The table below relates to the benefit calculator and online claim form system.

Name Description Purpose Expires
JSESSIONID Team Netsol
(BECS)
This is used by the application server to maintain the user's session between pages. It is a fundamental part of the application server technology and does not track or collect any information about the user, nor is it shared with other websites or third parties. When browser  closed

startLink Team Netsol
(BECS)
This contains the name of the start page for the form the user started, so that the application can redirect them back there if their session expires.  
XSRF-TOKEN Team Netsol
(BECS)
Token used by the application server to prevent hacking attempts that use 'Cross Site Scripting'  

lang

Team Netsol
(BECS)
Denotes which language BECS is currently being displayed in  

myAccount

Team Netsol
(BECS)
A flag used to identify if BECS is being used from within the Council's customer portal  

jobs.derbyshire.gov.uk

The table below relates to the job vacancy portal.

Name Description Purpose Expires
ASPSESSIONIDQCQCDCBC Abacus Used to enable you to view the latest vacancies, register your details and complete an online application When browser closed

plusone.google.com

The table below relates to the Google+ social media tool (found in our news and publications section).

Name Description Purpose Expires
NID Google+ Used to identify if you've selected the Google+ social media icon 7 months
PREF Google+ Used to identify if you've selected the Google+ social media icon 2 years