Cookies Statement


What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer and mobile device. The cookie allows the website to ‘remember’ your actions or preferences over time.

Cookies might be used for the following purposes:

  • to enable certain functions;
  • to provide analytics;
  • to store your preferences; and
  • to enable ad delivery and behavioural advertising.

ESA uses both session cookies and persistent cookies.

A session cookie is used to identify a particular visit to our website (Site). These cookies expire after a short time, or when you close your web browser using our Site. We use these cookies to identify you during a single browsing session.

A persistent cookie will remain on your device for a set period of time, as specified in the cookie. We use these cookies when we need to identify you over a longer period. These cookies remain on your desktop or mobile device even after you close your browser or restart your computer.


How do third parties use cookies on the ESA website?

Third party companies like analytics companies and ad networks generally use cookies to collect user information on an anonymous basis. They may use that information to build a profile of your activities on the Site and other websites that you’ve visited.

By using our Site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our Site.


  • Google Analytics
  • Google Tag Manager
  • Web Beacons
  • Location Based Tools
  • Social media widgets and applications
Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to helps us improve the efficiency and useability of the Site. It also helps us to understand how our media campaigns work and how you interact with the Site in order to improve your user experience.

Google Tag Manager

We use Google Tag Manager to help us measure traffic and visitor behaviour to particular websites. It allows us to improve the efficiency and usability of our Site, as a result.

Web Beacons

Sometimes we use a web beacon service to track the effectiveness of a third party website that provides us with recruiting or marketing services or to gather aggregate visitor statistics and manage cookies.

Location Based Tools

ESA may collect and use the geographical location of your computer or mobile device. This location data is collected for the purpose of providing us with information regarding services which we believe may be of interest to you based on your geographic location and to improve our location-based products and services.

Social media widgets and applications

ESA’s Site may include functionality to enable sharing via third party social media applications, such as Facebook and Twitter. These social media applications may collect and use information regarding your use of the Site.


What are your cookie options?

You can choose to reject or block all or specific types of cookies set by the Site. If you don’t like the idea of cookies or certain types of cookies, you can change your browser’s settings to delete cookies that have already been set and to not accept new cookies. To learn more about how to do this, visit the help pages of your browser.

If you reject the use of cookies, you will still be able to visit the Site but some of the functions may not work correctly. You may not be able to see all of the features we offer; you may not be able to store your preferences; and some of our pages might not display properly.

By using our Site without deleting or rejecting some or all cookies, you agree that we can place those cookies that you have not deleted or rejected on your device.