How cookies are used on Apply for Funding (funding.heritagefund.org.uk)

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We use cookies to make the service work and collect information about how you use our service.

Cookie policy settings

Name Purpose Expires
nlhf_policy Stores your cookie preferences 1 year

Session cookies

We store session cookies on your computer to help keep your information secure while you use the service.

Name Purpose Expires
_funding_frontend_ruby_session Stores encrypted session data When you close your browser

Measuring website usage

With your permission, we use Hotjar to collect data about how you use Apply for Funding. This information helps us to improve our service.

Hotjar is not allowed to use or share our analytics data with anyone.

Hotjar stores anonymised information about:

  • the pages you visit on Apply for Funding and how long you spend on each page,
  • how you navigate around the pages you look at on Apply for Funding,
  • what you click on while you’re using the service,
  • how you fill in the form in Apply for Funding,
    • your keystrokes, and any address or financial data you input, are not recorded or stored.
Name Purpose Expires
_hjid Tells us if you’ve used the service before 1 year
_hjIncludedInSample Tells us which activity is related to an individual session When you close your browser

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