1. Introduction

This Cookie Policy explains how Manchester Society of Architects (“we,” “us,” or “our”) uses cookies and similar technologies on our website, manchestersocietyofarchitects.com (the “Website”). By using our Website, you consent to the use of cookies as described in this policy.

2. What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (computer, tablet, or mobile device) when you visit a website. They are widely used to make websites work or work more efficiently and provide information to the website owners.

3. Types of Cookies We Use

a. Essential Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the operation of our Website. They enable you to navigate and use the website’s features, such as accessing secure areas.

b. Analytical Cookies (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our Website. Google Analytics cookies help us understand how our visitors interact with the Website, and the information is used to improve our site and services. You can learn more about Google Analytics and opt-out options in their Privacy Policy.

c. Security Cookies (Google reCAPTCHA)

We use Google reCAPTCHA to protect our Website from spam and abuse. Google reCAPTCHA uses cookies to verify that you are a human and not a bot. For more information, please refer to Google’s Privacy Policy.

d. Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow our Website to remember choices you make, such as your preferred language or the region you are in.

e. Third-Party Cookies

Our Website may also include cookies from third-party services, such as social media platforms. These cookies are governed by the privacy policies of the respective third parties.

4. Managing Cookies

You can control and manage cookies through your browser settings. Please refer to your browser’s help documentation to learn how to block, delete, or disable cookies. Please note that if you disable cookies, some features of our Website may not function correctly.

5. Updates to this Cookie Policy

We may update our Cookie Policy from time to time. Any changes to this policy will be posted on this page, along with the date of the last update. We recommend checking this page periodically to stay informed about our use of cookies.

6. Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about our Cookie Policy, please contact us at info@manchestersocietyofarchitects.com.

By using our Website, you agree to the use of cookies as described in this Cookie Policy.