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Cookie Policy


Where this Cookie Policy refers to “ACAL”, “we”, “us”, “our”, this means ACAL whose details are listed below.

Association of Child Abuse Lawyers
62 The Street, Ashtead, England, KT21 1AT

We use cookie technology to help log visitors to our website (“Site”). By doing this, it helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Site and allows us to improve our Site.

Cookies are pieces of data that are created when you visit a website, which are then stored in the ‘cookie directory’ of your computer / device. A number of cookies can be created when you visit a website.

ACAL uses the following cookies:

Functionality cookies. These are cookies enable our Site to function. They allow you to move around our website and use its features, log-in to your account and remember certain preferences. Some of these cookies may be ‘strictly necessary’ to our service and we explain what this means in further detail below.

Analytical or performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.


Some of the cookies that we use on our Site are strictly necessary for it to function and cannot be deactivated. You can choose to have your browser block or alert you on these types of cookies, however, this may result in some parts of the Site not working. These cookies do not store information that will identify you directly. However, other non-essential cookies may be deactivated, which is explained below.


You should note that third parties may also make use of cookies. We do not have control over the use of such cookies (which are likely to be analytical).


More information on the cookies we and the purposes for which we use them, is listed in the table below.

CookiePurposeIs this cookie placed by ACAL or a third party?Is it strictly necessary
Google AnalyticsWe use cookies as part of Google analytics. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form, to determine how visitors are using our site, including the number of visitors, where visitors have come to our Site from, and which parts of the Site they visit.ACALNo
Pmpro_visitThis cookie used by WordPress counts the number of visits to the website.ACALYes

First Party Cookies:

pmpro_visit (Memberships)

_ga (Google Analytics)

_ga_Z7JHJ199ZT (Google Analytics)

Third Party Cookies: None

Third Party Requests:

use.typekit.net (Font)

kit.fontawesome.com (Icons)

cdnjs.cloudflare.com (CDN Cloudflare)

maps.googleapis.com (Google Maps)

p.typekit.net (Font)

ka-p.fontawesome.com (Icons)

googletagmanager.com (Analytical)

region1.google-analytics.com (Analytical)


You have the option to deactivate the use of cookies that are not strictly necessary, through the consent mechanism provided on our pop-up Cookie Banner when you access our Site.

You can also block cookies via the settings on your internet browser. This will allow you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. If you use this setting to block all cookies, including those that are essential, you may not be able to access all parts of our Site. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.