1. Important information

We reserve the right to update this Cookies Policy from time to time. This Cookies Policy was last updated on 16/09/2021.

Shoreham Port Authority of Nautilus House, 90-100 Albion Street, Southwick, Brighton, BN42 4ED (“Shoreham Port”, “we” “us” “our”) is responsible for this website (www.shoreham-port.co.uk) (“website”).

2. How we use cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our website.

Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree.

We may use the following cookies:

  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below

Cookie Title Type Purpose Duration
Functionality fe_typo_user We use this cookie to record an individual user’s preferences that the user has specified, so that each time the user returns during their session their preferences remain. Commonly this would be language settings, shopping carts, anything where you have indicated a preference.Where forms are used on the website, we hold the information in a session cookie so that we can improve the user experience on the website. Should a user, for example, forget to fill in parts of a form when submitting a form, we can auto-fill the values for those fields that have been filled in, thereby reducing the amount of fields a user needs to amend. End of session. Please note This information is stored only in your browser End of session. Please note This information is stored only in your browser and is destroyed once your browser is closed.
Analytics (Google) __utmz We use this cookie to keep track of where the visitor came from, what search engine the visitor used, what link was clicked on, what keyword was used, and where they were in the world when they accessed the website. 6 months
Analytics (Google) __utmc We use this cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit. End of browser session
Analytics (Google) _utmb We use this cookie to determine new sessions/visits. 30 minutes
Analytics (Google) __utma We use this cookie to distinguish users and sessions. 2 years

3. Other Websites

You can block and manage cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.

However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. You can set your devices to accept all cookies, to let you know when a cookie has been set, or never to receive cookies.

4. For more information and questions

You can learn more about cookies and how to manage them at AboutCookies.org

If you have any questions in relation to our use of cookies, please contact dataprotection@shoreham-port.co.uk.

Audit trail Colleague Date
Policy updated by Kate Tyrer, External Relations Manager 01.09.21
Policy reviewed by Nicky Brown, People Director 06.09.21
Policy authorised by Brian Rousell, Engineering & IT Director 15.09.21