Cookies on Our Service

Cookies are small files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.

The Cookies on the Heat Pump Check service uses cookies in order to understand how you use the service so we can update and improve it.

The cookies we use don’t identify you personally. You can still use the Heat Pump Check service if you don’t accept cookies that measure website use.

Cookie settings

We use 2 types of cookie. You can choose which cookies you’re happy for us to use.

Essential cookies

Essential cookies keep your information secure while you use this service. We do not need to ask permission to use them.

Name Purpose Expires
.AspNetCore.Antiforgery Generates and validates tokens to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks. End of your session
ARRAffinity / ARRAffinitySameSite Used for load balancing to make sure the requested pages are routed to the same server in any browsing session. End of your session
HSMSession Session state cookie, used to persist data across requests from a client. End of your session
hsm_cookies_accepted / hsm_cookies_rejected/ hsm_msg_hide Cookies used to save your cookie consent settings. 1 year

Analytics cookies (optional)

With your permission, we use Google Analytics to collect data about how you use the Heat Pump Check service. This information helps us to improve our service.

Google is not allowed to use or share our analytics data with anyone.

Google Analytics stores anonymised information about:

  • how you got to the Heat Pump Check service site
  • the pages you visit on the Heat Pump Check service and how long you spend on them
  • what you click on while using the Heat Pump Check service

No personal details are stored with this information, so you can’t be identified.

Name Purpose Expires
_ga / _ga_ Statistics collection, used to store and count pageviews. 2 years
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