General Insurance Brokers (UK) Plc. - Cookies Policy

This Cookies Policy explains how General Insurance Brokers (UK) Plc. uses cookies and similar technologies to recognize you when you visit our website at It explains what these technologies are and why we use them, as well as your rights to control our use of them.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are widely used by website owners in order to make their websites work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.

Cookies set by the site owner (General Insurance Brokers Plc.) are called "first-party cookies." Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called "third-party cookies." Third-party cookies enable third-party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g., advertising, interactive content, and analytics). The parties that set these third-party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.

Types of Cookies:
  1. Necessary Cookies: helps keep our websites secure while enabling network management, site functionality and accessibility. You may disable necessary cookies in your browser settings, but that may affect how the website functions for you.
  2. Preference Cookies: enables us to store certain user selections or preferences and allows for a more tailored website experience.
  3. Statistics Cookies: measure the performance of our website and collect aggregate level information on how you use our site, for us to provide you with the best possible digital experience. No user level based behavioural data will be collected as part of this method. If you are visiting a European site, these are only active if you click “Accept all”. On Non-European sites, you may opt out of these separately under “Manage cookies”.
  4. Marketing Cookies: usually placed by advertising networks and are used to deliver relevant content or measure campaign performance. Information about website usage and visits may be shared with other organizations such as advertisers.

See table below for a list of individual cookies we set on the site.

Name Cookie Type Purpose Expires More Info.
Google _ga Statistics Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 year
Polylang pll_language Preference This is to remember the language selected in the last visit. 1 year
Why do we use Cookies?

We use first and third-party cookies for several reasons. Some cookies are required for technical reasons in order for our Website to operate, and we refer to these as "essential" or "strictly necessary" cookies. Other cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our Online Properties. Third parties serve cookies through our Website for advertising, analytics, and other purposes.

How can I control Cookies?

You have the right to decide whether to accept or reject cookies. You can exercise your cookie rights by setting your preferences in the Cookie Consent Manager. The Cookie Consent Manager allows you to select which categories of cookies you accept or reject. Essential cookies cannot be rejected as they are strictly necessary to provide you with services.

The Cookie Consent Manager can be found in the notification banner and on our website. If you choose to reject cookies, you may still use our website though your access to some functionality and areas of our website may be restricted. You may also set or amend your web browser controls to accept or refuse cookies.

The specific types of first- and third-party cookies served through our Website and the purposes they perform are described in the table below (please note that the specific cookies served may vary depending on the specific Online Properties you visit):

Where can I get further information?

If you have any questions about our use of cookies or other technologies, please contact us through the following methods:

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