Cookie Policy

Unique Ascent

Last update: November 2020

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data in the form of a text file that may be stored on your device's memory after you have visited a website. It allows a website to remember your visits to the site over a length of time and helps to improve your experience each time you visit it. 

How Cookies are used on this website

There are two main categories of cookie…

Session Cookies: These are temporary cookies that are not stored on your device. They are erased once your browser is closed our your session is inactive for 20 mins or more. 
Persistent cookies: Persistent or Duration cookies are placed on your computer or mobile device for a pre-determined duration once you visit a website. uses Google Analytics to assist in managing our website to ensure we provide relevant information in an easily accessible format and as a tool to give our website visitors the best service.

Below is a list of cookies that we use

Cookie Name


Cookie Descriptor


24 hours

Used to distinguish users


10 minutes

Used to throttle request rate


2 years

Identifies unique users


12 months

Analytics. Used to distinguish users and sessions.



Analytics. Used to determine new sessions/visits.


Close of session

Analytics. To determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.


6 months

Analytics. Used to store visitor-level custom variable data.


6 months

Analytics. Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site.


Close of session

Login function


What Personal Data is collected by using this website?

This website will collect the IP address of visitors. While Unique Ascent cannot identify an individual by an IP address, that same information may be passed on to the competent Authority so they make take the necessary steps to obtain information from the relevant ISP to identify an individual if they consider initiating criminal prosecutions as a result of a cyber-attack against this site.

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