Cookie Policy

RNLI Jersey Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy relates to 

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that may be stored on your computer or mobile device that contains data related to a website you visit. It may allow a website to “remember” your actions or preferences over a period of time, or it may contain data related to the function or delivery of the site and which are deleted the moment you move away from the website. These are known as “persistent” and “session” Cookies. Cookies can be set by the owner of the website or in some cases by third party services the website owner allows to present other information, run content or provide other functionality such as analytics. Some Cookies are essential to make the website work properly and look as it should - others are not.

Cookies we use

We use the following types of Cookie on our website. We have a legitimate interest in collecting this data.


Name of Cookie



Performance, Analytics and Research




These cookies are used to analyse user behaviour on our website using the web analytics solution Google Analytics. They appear under the names "_ga", "_gid", "_gat" which are used to distinguish users and to throttle request rate.

2 years

1 minute

1 day



This third party cookie provided by Facebook is used to track and store visits across on our website.



How do I change cookie settings? 

When you land on our homepage, a pop-up banner will appear and you will be told about the type of Cookies we use on our website. 

Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept Cookies or not. You can do this at any time. Different browsers make different controls available to you and so we provide links below to popular manufacturers' instructions on how you can do this. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete Cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use (‘third party Cookies’), or those from specific websites.

This Cookie Policy forms part of our overall Privacy Statement.

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