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Cookie Policy

Last Updated January 2019

This cookie policy (together with the documents referred to in it) (“Cookie Policy”) tells you the how we use cookies on our website (“our site”). Our site is operated by Construction Link Limited ("We", “us”, “our” “C-link”). We are registered in England and Wales as a limited company under company number 09791821 and have our registered office at 39c Savernake Road, London, NW3 2JU.


Our site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users and visitors to our site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site and allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to C-Link’s use of cookies. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that C-Link store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. C-Link uses the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use our tender and order document templates and make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They 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.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our site. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies C-Link use and the purposes for which C-Link use them in the table below:

Name Purpose
Wordpress_[hash] cookie This stores your authentication details. Its use is limited to the admin console area, /wp-admin/
Wordpress-wp-settings-[time]-[UID] cookies The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, ad possibly also the main site interface.
Wordpress_logged_in_[hash] cookie The cookie indicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control.

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 12 months.