Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website. We use them to collect information about how you use the Primary Assessment Gateway, such as the pages you visit.

Which cookies do we use on this site ?

The Primary Assessment Gateway uses 2 types of cookies.

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. Google Analytics sets cookies that store anonymised information about:

  • how you got to the site
  • the pages you visit on the Primary Assessment Gateway
  • how long you spend on each page
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We do not allow Google to use or share the data about how you use this site.

Strictly necessary cookies

These essential cookies always need to be on. They do things like remembering the notifications you have seen, so that we do not show them to you again. Here is a list of them:

Cookie name Description
ASP.NET Sessions
Used to store information about your current session
lwa Used to store internal information specific to our site. Does not contain any personal information
cookiesDirective Used to store whether you have read and accepted our cookies policy

Deleting cookies

If you do not want cookies to be stored on your computer, you can:

  • use a private internet browser
  • delete cookies after visiting the site, using the settings on your internet browser

To change your cookies preferences, please visit the help section in your internet browser.