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Cookies on the UK Global Online Tariff

Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website. We use cookies to store information about how you use this website, such as the pages you visit.

Cookie settings

We use 3 types of cookie. You can choose which cookies you're happy for us to use.

Cookies that measure website use

We use Google Analytics to measure how you use the website so we can improve it based on user needs. We do not allow Google to use or share the data about how you use this site.

Google Analytics sets cookies that store anonymised information about:

  • how you got to the site
  • the pages you visit on the UK Global Online Tariff, and how long you spend on each page
  • what you click on while you're visiting the site

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Name Purpose Expires
_ga These help us count how many people visit the service by tracking if you’ve visited before 2 years
_gid This randomly generated number is used to determine unique visitors to our site 24 hours
_gat_govuk_shared This randomly generated number is used to reduce the number of requests made 2 years

Do you consent to cookies that measure website use?

Cookies that remember your settings

These cookies do things like remember your preferences and the choices you make, to personalise your experience of using the site.

We use the following cookies to remember your settings:

Name Purpose Expires
commodityTree Remembers if you’ve chosen the ‘Open all headings’ or ‘Close all headings’ option when viewing a hierarchical list of commodities 28 days

Do you consent to cookies that remember your settings?

Strictly necessary cookies

These essential cookies do things like remember your progress through the application. They always need to be on, or the service will not function.

Name Purpose Expires
_tradetarifffrontend_session Used to remember details of the pages that you have visited in the current session Until you close your browser
_trade_tariff_duty_calculator_session Used to remember data that you have entered into the online duty calculator, for the dureation of the current session Until you close your browser
cookies_preferences_set Lets us know that you’ve saved your cookie consent settings 1 year
cookies_policy Saves your cookie consent settings 1 year

Last updated 16 Mar 2021