Cookie Information


When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally.

These pieces of information are used to improve services for you through, for example:

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Use of cookies by the Chief Executive of Skills Funding

The service is provided on behalf of the Chief Executive of Skills Funding. Below is further information on the cookie name, how the cookie information is used and the length of time a cookie is active.

Cookie Name Purpose
Essential Site Cookie ASP.NET_SessionId

Example value:
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This cookie allows us to store basic information about your current session. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.
Essential Site Cookie __RequestVerificationToken

Example value:
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This cookie is used to prevent CSRF forgery attacks. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.
Essential Site Cookie AspNet.ApplicationCookie

Example value:
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This cookie allows us to keep users logged in during their session. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.