Cookie policy

This policy applies to your use of the CIPD website which appears at the url http://www.cipd.co.uk/ , HR-inform website which appears at the url http://hr-inform.cipd.co.uk/ and the HR Talking Talent website which appears at the url www.hrtalkingtalent.asia (the “Websites”).

1. Cookies


A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer's hard disk so that the website can remember who you are. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the ‘lifetime’ of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number. Cookies can help a website to arrange content to match your preferred interests more quickly and are used by most major websites. Cookies cannot be used by themselves to identify you. Click here to find out more about cookies.

2. Cookies on our website


This PDF summarises the cookies on our website and their purpose.

3. Disabling/enabling cookies


You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if cookies are disabled. Please click here to find out how to disable/enable cookies

4. Google Analytics

4.1 Our website also uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to help our Websites analyse how users use the sites. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our Websites (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

4.2. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our Websites, compiling reports on Website activity for Website operators and providing other services relating to Website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

5. Consent

By using our Websites, you consent to the processing of data about you by CIPD, its subsidiaries and Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

CIPD Cookie Policy
May 2012