Privacy Notice & Cookies Policy
At Copernus, the trust and confidence of visitors to our website is our upmost priority. Similarly subscribers to our newsletter. Here you’ll find information on how we treat data that we collect from visitors to our website. Also when somebody fills out any forms or subscribes to our website.
Visitors to our Website
If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website. We will be upfront with you about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
As part of the form submission process on our website. We collect and store the information provided during the form submission.
We use that information for a couple of reasons. To tell you about stuff you’ve asked us to tell you about. To contact you if we need to get or provide extra information. To check our records are right and to check every now and then that you’re happy and satisfied. We don’t rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time of the day or night. Simply by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our emails. Or by emailing our data protection officer Emma Acklam
Links to Other Web Sites
Access to Your Personal Information
You can access the personal information that we hold. Email your request to our data protection officer Emma Acklam
Changes to this Privacy Notice
We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 8th March 2021.
We use a system of classifying the different types of cookies which we use on the Website. Or which may in use by third parties through our websites. The classification developed by the International Chamber of Commerce UK. It explains more about which cookies we use, why we use them. As well as the functionality you will lose if you decide you don’t want to have them on your device.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information. Downloaded to your personal computer, mobile. Or another device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each later visit. Or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
How long are cookies stored for?
Persistent cookies. These cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. Activated each time that the user visits the website that created that cookie.
Session cookies. These cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window. It finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies will be created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are removed.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently. Remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.
Cookies used on the Website
A list of all the cookies used on the Website by category is set out below.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for. These cookies are essential to enable you to move around the Website and use its features. such as accessing secure areas of the Website.
These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. By using the Website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Website. For instance, which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and so anonymous. It is only used to improve how the Website works.
These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience. By using the Website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
These cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make. Such as your user name, language or the region you are in and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made. To text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised. They cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
Third party cookies
These cookies allow third parties to track the success of their application. Or customise the application for you. Because of how cookies work we cannot access these cookies. Nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used on our site.
For example, if you choose to ‘share’ content through Twitter or other social networks. You might be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies. Please check those websites for more information about their cookies. Also how to manage them.