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How does we use cookies? 

When you consent to cookies on our service, these may be used to do the following:

Improve the way our Website works

Cookies allow us to store information in order to improve the way our Website works so that we can personalise your experience and allow you to use many of our useful features. For example Additionally, cookies allow us to serve you specific content, such as videos on our website. We may employ the learnings of your behavior on our website to serve you with targeted advertisements on third-party websites in an effort to “re-market” our products and services to you.

Improve the performance of our Websites 

Cookies can assist us to understand how websites are being used. For example, Cookies can tell us if you receive an error message as you’re browsing. 

These cookies collect data that is mostly aggregated and anonymous.

What type of cookies do we use? 

The cookies that we use are as follows: 

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to move around our website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, several website services that we offer can not be accessed. 

Functionality cookies

These are cookies that allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and to provide improved, more personal features. These cookies can remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for previously.

Performance Cookies  

These cookies collect data on how you use and interact with our website. For example which pages you visit most often. These cookies are used to improve how our website works. 

How to disable cookies

You can choose to reject or block all or specific types of cookies set by virtue of your visit to the AELA website by clicking on the cookie preferences on our website. You can change your preferences for AELA website and/or the websites of any third party suppliers by changing your browser settings. Please note that most browsers automatically accept cookies. Therefore, if you do not wish cookies to be used, you may need to actively delete or block the cookies. If you reject the use of cookies, you will still be able to visit our websites but some of the functions may not work correctly. 

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